June 22nd is the 173rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Galileo Galilei is forced to recant his Copernican views that the Earth orbits the Sun by the Pope and the Hand of God goal, scored by Diego Maradona during 1986 FIFA World Cup ignites controversy. Famous birthdays include, Meryl Streep, Erin Brockovich, and Cyndi Lauper. Today is National Take Your Dog to Work Day.
We have 4 holidays listed for June 22.