What Happened on June 19, 2014

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Premier

"Transformers: Age of Extinction" directed by Michael Bay and starring Mark Wahlberg premieres in Hong Kong. Highest grossing film of 2014 ($1.104 billion)

Actor & Former Rapper Mark Wahlberg
Actor & Former Rapper
Mark Wahlberg

Event of interestEvent of Interest

4th Critics' Choice Television Awards: Orange Is the New Black wins Best Comedy Series, Breaking Bad wins Best Drama Series

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Felipe VI ascends to the Spanish throne after the abdication of his father King Juan Carlos

King of Spain Felipe VI
King of Spain
Felipe VI

Famous Deaths

  • Gerry Goffin, American Hall of Fame lyricist, dies at 75