June 19th is the 170th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, slavery is outlawed in US territories, the first Father's Day is celebrated in Spokane, Washington, and Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar surrenders to police. Famous birthdays include, Salman Rushdie, Paula Abdul, and Aung San Suu Kyi. Today is National Garfield the Cat Day and National Martini Day.
We have 12 holidays listed for June 19.
Without fathers, who would wear ‘dad jeans,’ or tell the same somewhat amusing jokes at Thanksgiving?
International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict
Let's join hands and come together to put an end to these appalling crimes against women.
National Garfield the Cat Day
He’s witty, he’s sassy, he’s blunt, he’s saucy…he’s, well, Garfield.
Turkey Lovers’ Day
Join the tribe of turkey lovers and make some fun dishes this Turkey Lovers’ Day.
World Sauntering Day
This World Sauntering Day, head out for a stroll and enjoy the beauty of nature.
World Sickle Cell Awareness Day
It’s time to shine the light on sickle cell disease and spread awareness.