Wednesday, June 23, 2021

June - Happy Birthday! May today be filled with laughter and joy.


As promised, on the 23rd of every month I will post a list of literary author birthdays. I came across the list on Book Lover Gifts website. Feel free to add your favorite authors special day. Put it in the comments section, just wait for their birth month.


  • 13 June 1865 – William Butler Yeats, author of The Second Coming
  • 11 June 1572 – Ben Jonson, author of The Alchemist
  • 14 June 1811 – Harriet Beecher Stowe, author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin
  • 26 June 1892 – Pearl S. Buck, author of The Good Earth


June Facts:

  • It is the first month of the summer season.
  • June is known as a great month to get married.
  • June has the distinction of the longest day of the year June 21st or 22nd.
  • There were only 29 days in June on the early Roman calendar until Julius Caesar adding a day giving June 30 days.
  • Folklore: If June be sunny, the harvest comes early.


See you next month!