June derives its name from the Roman God “Juno” and is the sixth month of the year as per the Gregorian calendar. Its old English name is Junius and Juno is also the wife of Jupiter and is very much equal to Greek Goddess. Old French calls June as Juin and its Latin name are “Junius mensis”. Around 450 BC June was the fifth month of the year and has 30 days.
It is also said the month of marriages as many celebrations including marriages takes place in the month of June because Juno is the goddess of marriage which is supposed to bring good luck to newly married couples.
June is also a month with maximum daylight hours in the Northern Hemisphere and the shortest daylight in the Southern Hemisphere. As June is the month of love, Rose is the Birth flower of June and Moonstone and Pearl are the birthstones.
June also celebrates some exciting and special days. For example, June 1 is known as the day of relationships and is also celebrated as Global day of Parents. This day also marks National Olive Day in the United States and is the best starter of the month for foodies.
June 6 is National Eyewear Day and is dedicated to fashion Enthusiasts. Famous World Environment Day is also celebrated on June 5 worldwide and marks the new beginning towards environment protection. Not only is the United States some other countries also has special days in June to celebrate such as June 6 Queensland Day in Australia whereas the same day is Russian Language day in the Republic of Russia.
June 2019 Printable Calendar
Printable June 2019 Calendar
Famous cartoon Donald Duck who entertained us all for around a century has also a special day dedicated to him which is June 9 The National Donald Duck Day. June 21 marks International Yoga Day in the entire world and brings the world in one pace with yoga and meditation and explains the importance of it in our stressed and depressed life. Yoga is a therapy which can cure any disease and is practiced worldwide.
It is also well-known that people born does June possess some extra special traits which make them different from the others. People born are June are said to be Garrulous, Humorous and are very cheerful and full of life.
They are also very intelligent and are extremely intellectual. But sometimes their extreme nature makes it hard for them to decide on certain decisions and thus hampering their decision-making capabilities. Hence they lack will power and sometimes depend on others to get their issue sorted.
But nonetheless, they are strong individuals, never hesitant and born under the zodiac Gemini they are blessed with youth thinking which makes them act swiftly and smartly. Many famous personalities are born in June. Starting with the President of the United States of America Mr. Donald Trump is born on 14 June whereas the famous Football player Lionel Messy is born on 24 June. Who can forget the famous Pirates of Caribbean Mr. Johnny Depp who is a great actor? Well, he is also born on 9 June.