What Happened on June 22, 2017

Historical Events

  • NBA Draft: Washington point guard Markelle Fultz first pick by Philadelphia 76ers

Historic Publication

Prince Harry claims no one in UK royal family wants to be King or Queen in article published in Newsweek

Famous Deaths

  • HervĂ© Filion, Canadian harness racing driver (World Driving C'ship 1970; Harness Tracks of America Driver of the Year 1969-74, 76, 78, 81, 89), dies of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at 77
  • Jimmy Nalls, American session and touring rock-jazz-fusion guitarist (Sea Level), dies of complications from Parkinson's disease at 66
  • Norman Ayrton, English actor and opera director (Royal Shakespearean Acad - UK), dies at 92

About June 22, 2017

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer

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