June 7 holidays in 2021
National Boone Day
National Chocolate Ice Cream Day
National VCR Day
June 7 2020 holidays
June 7 2022 holidays
Historical Events on June 7
Louis XIV becomes the King of France on this day.
Port Royal in Jamaica is stuck by an earthquake. Over three thousand people are seriously hurt and over sixteen hundred are killed.
Richard Henry Lee gives the Continental Congress his Lee Resolution. This resolution would eventually lead to the U.S declaring independence from Great Britain.
Quebec is hit with Asian cholera that kills approximately six thousand people in Lower Canada.
The U.S and the U.K formally sign the Lyons-Seward Treaty, an act that is an agreement that the two countries will do their part to suppress the African slave trade.
French forces capture Mexico City in Mexico on this day.
Carrie Nation – an American temperance crusader – begins vandalizing bars, taverns, saloons and pubs that serve alcohol. She starts with a saloon in Kiowa, Kansas.
A series of mines underneath German trenches at Messines Ridge is detonated by Allied troops at the Battle of Messines during World War I. Approximately ten thousand German forces are killed.
The “Roman Question” is settled when the Lateran Treaty is officially ratified and Vatican City comes into existence.
The Battle of Midway ends during World War II. It’s a decisive American victory.
Japanese forces begin occupying the island of Attu and Kiska in the American Aleutian Islands located off of Alaska.
Twenty-three Canadian POWs are murdered at Ardenne Abbey by German soldiers belonging to the SS Division Hitlerjugend during World War 2.
Famous Birthdays on June 7
French painter and sculptor, Paul Gauguin is born in
Slovak-German physicist and Nobel Prize laureate, Philipp Lenard is born in
English-American actress, Jessica Tandy is born in
Welsh singer Tom Jones is born in
Irish-American actor Liam Neeson is born in
American politician and 48
Vice President of the U.S., Mike Pence is born in
American singer-songwriter and actor, Prince is born in
Canadian actor Michael Cera is born in
Canadian NHL player Milan Lucic is born in
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