Famous Birthdays

Find out which famous people share the same birthday as you
      Fun for Birthdays, cards, greetings, horoscope, astrology, happy birthday to you, ecards

Famous Birthdays
Fun Facts
Year of Birth

Fun Links
 Brain Games


Greeting Card Software

Print & Email Customized Greetings
Fast & Easy
Greeting Card Software
Click here

Education Downloads

More Downloads


Cake Decorating Genius

You Too Can Produce Cakes That Look Professionally Done
But At A Fraction Of The Cost!

Cake Decorating Mastery
Click Here

Other Links
 Automobiles Auctions
 Golden Birthday (Ad)
 Magic Tricks
 Muscle Gain
 Video Games
 Weight Loss


Events of June 24th:

June 24th is the 175th day of the year (176th day in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 190 days remaining until the end of the year.

On this page, we have placed information about June 24th, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on June 24th:

1850 Field Marshal Earl Kitchener (British General)

1893 Roy O. Disney (co-founder of the Walt Disney company)

1915 Fred Hoyle (astronomer)

1944 Jeff Beck (guitarist)

1945 George Pataki (Governor of New York)

1947 Mick Fleetwood (drummer - Fleetwood Mac)
1947 Peter Weller (actor)

1950 Nancy Allen (actress)

1961 Curt Smith (singer, record producer - Tears for Fears)

1980 Minka Kelly (actress)

1986 Solange Knowles (singer, actress)

1987 Lionel Messi (soccer player)

1988 Micah Richards (soccer player)

June 24th in History:

1314 Robert the Bruce wins the Battle of Bannockburn, regaining Scottish independence from England.

1509 Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon are crowned King and Queen of England.

Henry VIII

1717 The Premier Grand Lodge of England (since renamed the "United Grand Lodge of England"), the first Masonic Grand Lodge in the world, is founded in London.

1793 France adopts its first republican constitution.

1812 Napoleon begins his invasion of Russia.

Napoleon Bonaparte

1916 Mary Pickford is the first female movie star to sign a $1 million contract.

1948 The USSR blocks access to the Western sectors of Berlin.

1957 US Supreme Court rules in Roth v. United States that obscenity is not protected by the First Amendment.

1982 Jean-Loup Chretien is the first French man in space.

June 24th is also:

Discovery Day (Newfoundland and Labrador)

Fete nationale du Quebec (Quebec)

Bannockburn Day (Scotland)

Feast of Saint John the Baptist (Catholicism)

Saint John the Baptist


People born on June 24th are Cancer


Cancer Information: Cancer Links:

Back To Date Index

Disclaimer: Birth dates and other information are thought to be correct, but there is a possibility that some entries may contain inadvert errors. If you spot such an error, please contact us. Sorry, we can not accept suggestions for additional entries at this time, due to the huge backlog of suggestions we have already received.




Contact Us   About/Terms of Use   Privacy   Advertising/Endorsements Disclosures

Disclosure: Advertising Link(s): Our company may receive a payment if you purchase a product/service after following this link.

Disclosure: Our company's websites' content (including this website's content) includes advertisements for our own company's websites, products, and services, and for other organization's websites, products, and services. In the case of links to other organization's websites, our company may receive a payment, (1) if you purchase products or services, or (2) if you sign-up for third party offers, after following links from this website. Unless specifically otherwise stated, information about other organization's products and services, is based on information provided by that organization, the product/service vendor, and/or publicly available information - and should not be taken to mean that we have used the product/service in question. Additionally, our company's websites contain some adverts which we are paid to display, but whose content is not selected by us, such as Google AdSense ads. For more detailed information, please see Advertising/Endorsements Disclosures

Our sites use cookies, some of which may already be set on your computer. Use of our site constitutes consent for this. For details, please see Privacy.

Copyright © 2000-2015, Answers 2000 Limited