June 9, 2024 Special Days: The Birth Anniversary of Indian ruler Maharana Pratap, also known as Maharana Pratap Jayanti, falls on June 9. It is declared a public holiday in the state of Rajasthan. Additionally, June 9 is celebrated as National Cancer Thriver Day to support and encourage cancer patients who thrive despite the disease. This day also marks the celebration of Race Unity Day to eradicate racial prejudices and discrimination. June 2024 Festivals, Events and Holidays Calendar: Complete List of Important Days and Dates in June.

June 9 is also celebrated as National Children's Day to remind busy and working parents to spend time with their children. The cartoon character Donald Duck made his debut in the year 1934 on this very day, and ironically, June 9 is also celebrated as Donald Duck Day.

List of Festivals and Special Events falling on June 9, 2024 (Sunday)

  • Maharana Pratap Jayanti
  • National Children's Day
  • National Cancer Thriver Day
  • National Sex Day
  • National Heroes Day Uganda
  • Race Unity Day
  • International Dark & Stormy Day
  • Donald Duck Day

Birthdays and Birth Anniversaries

  1. Johnny Depp
  2. Natalie Portman
  3. Sonam Kapoor
  4. Karan Wahi
  5. Ameesha Patel
  6. Kiran Bedi
  7. Anoushka Shankar
  8. Neha Mehta
  9. Michael J. Fox
  10. Mae Whitman
  11. Miroslav Klose
  12. Belle Knox

June 8, 2024 Festivals and Events.

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