On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 2021

Historical Events

  • North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warns of possible food shortages and COVID-19 restrictions while addressing national conference

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Governor Andrew Cuomo announces a "return to life as we know it" lifting all COVID-19 restrictions after the state passes 70% vaccinated with one dose

NY Governor Andrew Cuomo
NY Governor
Andrew Cuomo
  • US death toll from COVID-19 tops 600,000 (Johns Hopkins), with 65% of adults vaccinated with at least one dose

Famous Deaths

  • Jim Phelan, American college basketball coach (Mount Saint Mary's University 1954–2003), dies at 92
2021 Highlights

About June 15, 2021

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 1 month and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini