On This Day

What Happened on June 18, 2021

Historical Events

  • Jurist and conservative Ebrahim Raisi elected President of Iran on a low turn out
  • Record 82 million people now forcibly displaced, or over 1% of world's population, according to UN refugee agency [1]

Famous Deaths

  • Giampiero Boniperti, Italian soccer striker (38 caps; Juventus 443 games), executive (chairman Juventus) and politician (deputy in European Parliament), dies from heart failure at 92
2021 Highlights

About June 18, 2021

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini