What happened this day in history June 21, 1997

What are the important events that happened on June 21, 1997? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

June 21, 1997: Facts & Myths About This Day

June 21, 1997 is the 172nd day of the year 1997 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 193 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Saturday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is June 8, 1997 – a Saturday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 240,792 hours has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘hectaheptacontadigon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Dime every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $703.90. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Gemini is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Pearl is the modern birthstone for this month. Moonstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Ox is the mythical animal and Fire is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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Who were born on June 21, 1997?

  • 1997
    Rebecca Black, American pop star

Who died on June 21, 1997?

  • 1997
    Fidel Velázquez Sánchez, Mexican labour leader (b. 1900)
  • 1997
    Shintaro Katsu, Japanese entertainer (b. 1931)

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