What is special about the 2nd of June? This Day in History: June 2
Confederate soldiers yielded to Federal troops in Galveston, Texas, marking the end of one of the final land operations of the American Civil War.
Did you know facts about June?
- June is the month with the longest daylight hours of the year in the Northern Hemisphere, and conversely, June has the shortest daylight hours of the year in the Southern Hemisphere.
- June’s birthstone is the pearl, the Moonstone and the Alexandrite.
- The June birth flower is the Rose and the Honeysuckle.
What happened on June 2nd 2010? Cumbria shootings: At least 12 people are killed and 25 injured during shootings carried out by a taxi driver in the Whitehaven, Egremont and Seascale areas of west Cumbria, England. He is found dead, an apparent suicide, in Boot. (Cumbria Police) (BBC) (The Guardian) (RTÉ) (The Times) (Los Angeles Times)
What day is June 2nd on in 2022? Day Guide for Thursday June 2nd 2022.