On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 2006

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Prime ministers of several northern European nations participate in a ceremonial "laying of the first stone" at the Svalbard Global Seed Vault in Spitsbergen, Norway.
  • Stanley Cup Final, PNC Arena, Raleigh, NC: Carolina Hurricanes beat Edmonton Oilers, 3-1 for a 4-3 series victory; Hurricane's first Championship

Famous Weddings

  • "Lost" actress Emilie de Ravin (24) weds actor Josh Janowicz (24) in Melbourne, Australia
  • "Savage Garden" pop singer Darren Hayes (34) weds animator Richard Cullen in London