Almanac - Monday 6/22/20
Today is Take Your Cat To Work Day...
Today is Monday, the 22nd of June of 2020
It is the 174th day of the year.
192 days remain until the end of the year.
134 days until Election Day
Tuesday November 3, 2020
(4 months and 12 days from today)
The sun rises at 5:49 am
and the sun sets at 8:36 pm.
We will have 14 hours and 47 minutes of daylight
The first high tide was at 12:04 am
and the next high tide will be at 2:33 pm.
The first low tide will be at 7:02 am
and the final low tide at the Golden Gate tonight at 6:43 pm.
The Moon is 1.7%; a Waxing Crescent
First Quarter Moon in 6 days on Sunday the 28th of June of 2020 at 1:16 am
Full Moon and the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse in 13 days on Saturday the 4th of July of 2020 at 9:44 pm
Last Quarter Moon in 20 days on a Sunday the 12th of July of 2020 at 4:29 pm
New Moon in 28 days Monday the 20th of July of 2020 at 10:33 am
Moon Direction:35.30° NE↑
Moon Distance:238,297 mi
1942 – The Pledge of Allegiance is formally adopted by US Congress.
1969 – The Cuyahoga River catches fire in Cleveland, Ohio, drawing national attention to water pollution, and spurring the passing of the Clean Water Act and the creation of the Environmental Protection Agency.
And if today is your birthday, Happy Birthday To You! You share your special day with…
1906 – Anne Morrow Lindbergh, American pilot and author (d. 2001)
1906 – Billy Wilder, Austrian-born American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2002)
1946 – Eliades Ochoa, Cuban singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer
1948 – Todd Rundgren, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer
1949 – Meryl Streep, American actress and singer
1949 – Lindsay Wagner, American actress
1949 – Elizabeth Warren, American academic and politician
1953 – Cyndi Lauper, American singer-songwriter, producer, and actress
1964 – Dan Brown, American author and academic