June 19

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July 6, 2022

June 19 is the 170th day of the Gregorian calendar (171th in leap years).

event

325 - The First Council of Nicaea is opened. 1419 - Joseon conquers Japan's Daemado. 1917 - Britain grants the right to vote to women over the age of 30. 1923 - The US-British debt pact is signed. Set Britain's World War I debt to the United States at $4.6 billion. 1953 - The Rosenbergs are executed in the United States for Soviet espionage. 1960 - Dwight Eisenhower becomes the first US president to visit Korea. 1961 - Kuwait gains independence from Britain. 1965 - Huari Bumedien is appointed chairman of the Algerian Revolutionary Committee. 2005 - The Yeoncheon military unit massacre (530GP Incident) takes place. 2009 - War in Northwest Pakistan: Pakistani forces begin Operation Rah-e-Nijat against the Taliban. 2014 - Philip VI of Spain ascends to the throne.

Culture

1846 - The first baseball game is played in New Jersey, USA. 1897 - The first sports competition in Korea was held at the site of the Training Center (today's Dongdaemun Stadium). 1907 - UP Communications is established.

Birth

384 BC – Aristotle, ancient Greek philosopher 1556 – James I, King of England. 1623 – Blaise Pascal, French mathematician and theologian (b. 1866 – Ernst von Belling, a German jurist (d. 1903 – Lou Gehrig, an American baseball player. 1929 – Ahn Young-ki, a non-professional long-term rider. 1930 – Jenna Rawlands, an American actress. 1940 – Hoon Jang, a Korean baseball player in Japan. 1945 – Aung San Suu Kyi, a Burmese social activist. 1945 – Radovan Karadzic, president of Srpska (b. 1947 – Yoon Yeo-jeong, a South Korean actress. 1948 – Nick Drake, British singer-songwriter (b. 1951 – Ayman al-Zawahiri, leader of al Qaeda (b. 1957 – Anna Lind, Swedish politician (b. 1962 – Paula Abdul, an American singer. 1963 – Kim Il-woo, a South Korean actor. 1964 – Boris Johnson, British Prime Minister (b. 1970 – Joo Yu-rang, South Korean voice actor (b. 1972 - American footballer Brian McBride. French actor Jean Dujardin. South Korean journalist and politician Jo Su-jin. 1975 – Hugh Dancy, an English actor. 1978 - Japanese singer Revo, German basketball player Dirk Nowitzki American actress Zoe Saldana. 1979 - EBS 20th voice actor Jung Young-woong. 1980 – Lauren Lee Smith, Canadian actress (b. 1981 – Ricky Kim, an American actor (b. 1982 – Guillaume Patry, Canadian former pro gamer and broadcaster (b. 1984 – Paul Dano, an American actor (b. 1985 - Swedish footballer Linda Forsberg. Masuda Chikashi, Japanese footballer. Korean comedian Jeong Ju-ri. Jose Ernesto Sosa, Argentine footballer. 1991 - Croatian footballer Andrei Kramaric. Danish footballer Katrine Beye. 1997 – New Sun (Pine Tree), a South Korean rapper. 1998 – Suzu Hirose, Japanese fashion model and actress

death

404 – Hwan-hyeon, a politician of Dongjin and the founder of Hwancho (桓楚). 1606 – Yasumasa Sakakibara, a Japanese general during the Sengoku period (b. 1918 – Francesco Baraca, an Italian fighter pilot during World War I. 1986 – Coluche, French actor and comedian. 2011 – Eunmi Lee, former member of the South Korean group Iris. 2014 – Ibrahim Toure, former Ivorian footballer (b. 2016 – Anton Yelchin, American actor (b. 2017 – Cardinal Ivan Dias of India. 2020 – Jo Hae-il, South Korean novelist (b. 2020 – Ian Holm, British actor (b. 2022 – Joo Seon-ae, a South Korean professor.

Anniversary

World Sauntering Day June Teens Day: African American Independence Day: Hungary Labor Day: Trinidad �