19 june

History of June 19 | 19 June Today Historical Events

Today In History

In India and World History, on 19 June, important historical events which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Aung San Suu, a statesman, diplomat, writer and Nobel laureate, who was imprisoned for several years and being interned in the house, emerged as a symbol of freedom in the world, born on 19 June 1945.

Important events of 19 June

  • 1269King Louis of France issued a decree for all Jews to wear a badge of shame.
  • 1843 – Karl Marx married today, author and sociologist of ‘Das Capital‘.
  • 1865 – Union General Graner liberates all the slaves of Texas.
  • 1910 – First time Fathers Day was celebrated in Washington Spokane.
  • 1921 – Christians of Turkey and Palestine sign a friendship agreement against Jews.
  • 1933 – The Austrian government bans Nazi organizations
  • 1945 – Despite being imprisoned for several years and being interned in the house, Aung San Suu Kyi, who emerged as a symbol of freedom in the world, was born on today.
  • 1948 – The Soviet Union closed the roads leading west to Berlin.
  • 1961 – Kuwait announces independence from England.
  • 1968 – 50,000 people performed for economic justice under the leadership of Martin Luther King.
  • 1981 – India successfully launches Apple satellite
  • 1982Hezbollah kidnapped President of Beirut University by attacking the terrorist.
  • 1987Louis IV was crowned as the King of France.
  • 1991 – The Soviet Union liberated Hungary from its occupation
  • 1994Ernesto Samper becomes President of Columbia
  • 1996 – Famous umpire Dicky Bird Reserved lifetime membership of MCC. 
  • 2012 – The Supreme Court of Pakistan has declared disqualified Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani guilty of contempt for the post from April 26.

Read more: Important events of 18 June

Born on 19 June

  • 1922Niels Bohr, Danish physicist, Nobel laureate
  • 1945Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar (Burma) politician, Nobel laureate
  • 1947 – Famous British-Indian writer and novelist Salman Rushdie was born.
  • 1948Okram Ibobi Singh / Male / Politician / India
  • 1962 – Ashish Vidyarthi / Male / Actor / India
  • 1970 – Indian leader and Member of Parliament of India Rahul Gandhi was born on June 19, 1970.

Died on 19 June

  • 1949Syed Zafarul Hasan, Indian philosopher and academic
  • 2013James Gandolfini / Male / Actor / United States

National/International Holidays and Observations List 

  • World Ethnic Day – International Day
  • World sickle cell day -World Sickle Cell Day 19 June