June 18th, 2021
Let us have a little bit of fun today and post about what happened on June.18th through history, who celebrates a birthday with you, and couple other categories.
National Go Fishing Day
National Flip Flop Day
Today in History:
1873 Susan B. Anthony fined $100 ($2,200 in 2020 value) for voting for US President in Rochester, New York; she refused t pay and no further action against her was taken.
1928 American aviator Amelia Earhart becomes the 1st woman to fly across the Atlantic Ocean, landing at Burry Port, Wales
1967 Closing day of the Monterey International Pop Festival, Southern California. First major US appearances of Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, The Who, and Otis Redding.
1980 Indian "human computer" Shakuntala Devi sets a world record by mentally multiplying two random 13-digit numbers in 28 seconds; She correctly answered that 7,686,369,774,870 × 2,465,099,745,779 = 18,947,668,177,995,426,462,773,730 !
1983 7th Shuttle Mission-Challenger 2 launches Sally Ride as 1st US woman in space.
2016 Soyuz capsule returns to Earth 1st British International Space Station astronaut Tim Peake, Russian Yuri Malenchenko and American Timothy Kopra after 186 days
2020 US Supreme Court rules the Obama-era Dreamers Program (DACA), enabling undocumented migrant children ability to study and work, can stay
Paul McCartney, British rock singer-songwriter, bassist, piano player
Blake Shelton, American country singer-songwriter
George Mikan, American Basketball Hall of Fame center
Doug Bodger, Canadian NHL defenseman
Richard Madden, Scottish actor
George Mallory, English mountain climber
Movies Released on this day:
1969 "The Wild Bunch
2001 "The Fast and the Furious
Songs Released on this day:
1991 "(Everything I Do) I Do It for You
Catena Jobs Plus & Personal Touch Embroidery would like to wish everyone a safe and happy weekend.
Leave a Reply.