On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 2021

Historical Events

  • 1st ICC World Test Championship final, Southampton: New Zealand dismisses India for meagre 170; completes tricky chase of 139 on 6th day to win inaugural cricket title

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Britney Spears requests a judge end her court-ordered conservatorship, states "I think this conservatorship is abusive. I don't think I can live a full life"

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Pop Star
Britney Spears
  • Rembrandt's masterpiece "The Night Watch" seen in its entirety for first time in 300 years after AI used to fill in pieces trimmed at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
  • US Supreme Court rules in favor of teen kicked off cheerleading team after profane social media post, saying school violated her free speech [1]

Famous Deaths

  • Eldon Danenhauer, American football offensive tackle (AFL All Star 1962, 65; Denver Broncos 1960-65), dies at 85
  • Ellen McIlwaine, American blues singer-songwriter, and slide guitarist ("Honky Tonky Angel"; “In My Time of Dying"), dies of esophageal cancer at 75
2021 Highlights

About June 23, 2021

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer