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Birthday Parties, Gifts and More

June Birthday Facts

Birthstone, birth flower, zodiac signs and more!

June Birthday Facts

Welcome to June!

3 Facts Why June is a Month to Love

1. The sixth month of the year has 30 days

2. Pearl and Alexandrite are the birthstones of June.

Pearls are the only gemstones within living creatures and are popular for jewelry because of their natural beauty. Pearls represent wisdom acquired through experience, purity, loyalty, and generosity. These gemstones have a calming effect that strengthens relationships and balances one’s karma. 

Pearl is the birthstone of June. Use this as inspiration for a great birthday gift for her.

Alexandrite has color-changing abilities!  This stone’s color turns cool blue and mossy green in the daylight and into a red gem with a warm raspberry tone in lamplight. Wearing alexandrite aids in creativity, inspires imagination, and strengthens intuition.

Birthday Butler party and gift ideas include Alexandrite birthstone of June.

3. The birth flowers of June are roses and honeysuckles.

Roses have different meanings depending on the colors. Red roses tell people you love them. New beginnings and purity are symbolized by white roses, while pink roses represent perfect happiness. 

Roses are the birth flower of the month of June, a great month to celebrate birthdays with Birthday Butler

Honeysuckles, aside from being magnet for hummingbirds, symbolize everlasting bonds of love. Show your love to your family and loved ones by giving them a bouquet of roses or honeysuckles!

Honeysuckle is the birth flower of the month of June, a great month for birthdays.

The Zodiac Signs of June

Gemini and Cancer are the zodiac signs of June. People who are born from May 21 to June 20 are Geminis, while Cancer covers June 21 to July 22.

The color of Gemini is yellow and is symbolized by the twins, Castor and Polydeuces. With the said dual nature of Geminis, people with this zodiac sign can easily adapt to people’s emotions. Geminis also have the ability to learn quickly and are very expressive and quick-witted.

Here are some traits that Geminis have:

  • Affectionate and gentle
  • Like to surround themselves with people 
  • Ask questions to satisfy their curiosity
  • At times, can be indecisive and inconsistent
  • Thrive in dynamic environments


Gemini is the zodiac sign of early June. Celebrate your June birthday with Birthday Butler.

Cancer is a Water element, which is represented by a crab. The color of this zodiac sign is white. Those belonging to this zodiac sign are known to be persuasive, tenacious, and highly imaginative. They are sentimental and deeply intuitive. 

People with the Cancer sign have the following traits as well:

  • Care deeply about family matters
  • Sympathetic and emotional
  • Quick to help others
  • Avoid conflict when they can
  • Skilled at managing their time and finances 

Famous June Birthdays

People who have the signs Gemini and Cancer are known to be affectionate and sympathetic. They are sociable and can easily mingle with people. Thus, people who are born in June are great and enthusiastic individuals. 

Living June Birthdays include:

June 1st - Morgan Freeman, actor

June 1st - Alanis Morissette, singer

June 4th - Angelina Jolie, actress

June 7th - Liam Neeson, actor

June 9th - Johnny Depp, actor

June 9th - Natalie Portman, actress

June 10th - Tara Lipinski, figure skater

June 15th - Courtney Cox, actress

June 17th - Barry Manilow, singer

June 20th - Nicole Kidman, actress

June 22nd - Meryl Streep, actress

June 30th - Mike Tyson, boxing champion

Deceased June Birthdays include:

June 1, 1926 - Marilyn Monroe, actress

June 2, 1731 - Martha Washington, first First Lady of the United States

June 2, 1930 - Pete Conrad, astronaut

June 8, 1867 - Frank Lloyd Wright, architect

June 14, 1811 - Harriet Beecher Stowe, writer

June 17, 1882 - Igor Stravinsky, pianist

June 22, 1947 - Octavia Butler, author

June 23, 1894 - Alfred Kinsey, biologist

June 25, 1904 - George Orwell, author

June 27, 1880 - Helen Keller, blind author

A Great Gift Idea for Him or Her

If you have no idea of what to give your loved ones or colleagues, you may take inspiration for a gift from birthdays of famous people!

  1. Know the person’s birthdate
  2. Look for their "birthday twin", a person who has the same birthday as they do.  
  3. Think of a gift that they will love, which is their birthday twin can also relate.
  4. Write a down to inform them about the connection

For example, your brother, who is a gym rat and likes playing sports, celebrates his birthday on June 30. Why don’t you give him a present that reminds him of his birthday twin, the great boxing champion, Mike Tyson? You can give him a great pair of boxing gloves!

You can even place a note saying:

“Two great men are celebrating their birthdays today: 
you and one of the greatest boxers of all time, Mike Tyson.
As he once said, “if you persevere and endure, you can get anything you want.”
In whatever you do, I believe in you! Enjoy your birthday!”

June Holidays

Here are some holidays to look forward to this June:

June 14 - Flag Day

June 20 -Summer Solstice, first day of summer

June 21 - Father’s Day

Famous Quotes about June

“It was June, and the world smelled of roses. The sunshine was like powdered gold over the grassy hillside.”

― Maud Hart Lovelace

“At midnight, in the month of June, I stand beneath the mystic moon.”

― Edgar Allan Poe

“In early June the world of leaf and blade and flowers explodes, and every sunset is different.”

― John Steinbeck