June is the month that comes after the month of May . June is the sixth month of the year . A lot of important days and festivals of national and international importance comes in the month of June . Here are all the important days in June with themes, significance and importance.
Important Days in June 2022
This is the list of important days in June 2022. This include the national and international important days which are useful in competitive exams and for increasing your general knowledge about the important days in June 2022.
|Date [ Important Days in June 2022 ]||Day Name|
|1 June 2022||1. Global Day of Parents|
2. World Milk Day
|2 June 2022||Telangana Statehood Day|
|3 June 2022||World Bicycle Day|
|4 June 2022||International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression|
|5 June 2022||1. World Environment Day|
2. International Day for 1st against illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing
|6 June 2022||1. UN Russian Languages Day|
2. World Pest Awareness Day
3. 25th BIMSTEC Day
|7 June 2022||World Food Safety Day|
|8 June 2022||1. World Ocean Day|
2. World Brain Tumour Day
|9 June 2022||World Accreditation Day|
|10 June 2022||—|
|11 June 2022||1. Green Mizoram Day|
2. World Jaguar Day
|12 June 2022||World Day against Child Labour|
|13 June 2022||International Albinism Awareness Day|
|14 June 2022||World Blood Donor Day|
|15 June 2022||1. World Elder Abuse Awareness Day|
2. Global Wind Day (World Wind Day)
|16 June 2022||1. International Day of Family Remittances|
2. International Day of the African Child
3. Martyrdom of Guru Arjun Dev
|17 June 2022||World day to combat Desertification and Droughts|
|18 June 2022||1. Autistic Pride Day|
2. Karnataka Mask Day
3. Sustainable Gastronomy Day
|19 June 2022||1. World Sickle Cell Day|
2. National Reading Day
3. International day for Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflicts
4. National Reading Day
|20 June 2022||World Refugee Day|
|21 June 2022||1. International Yoga Day|
2. World Hydrography Day
3. International Day of the Celebration of the Solstice
4. World Music Day
5. World Humanist Day
|22 June 2022||World Rainforest Day|
|23 June 2022||1. UN Public Service Day|
2. International Olympics Day
3. International Widow’s Day
|24 June 2022||Passport Seva Day|
|25 June 2022||1. World Vitiligo Day|
2. Day of the Seafarer
|26 June 2022||1. International Day Against Drug and Abuse and Illicit Trafficking|
2. International Day in support of Victims of Torture
|27 June 2022||MSME Day|
|28 June 2022||International Day of the Tropics|
|29 June 2022||National Statistics Day [ India ]|
|30 June 2022||International Asteroids Day|
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Important Days in June 2022 with Theme and Significance and other useful details
1st June 2022
Global Day of Parents
1st June is observed as Global Day of Parents every year.
15th June 2022
Global Wind Day
15th June is celebrated as Global Wind Day every year.
Theme 2022 : “We are #InWithWind, are you ?”
Global Wind Day is celebrated to realize , address and execute the wind energy and the possibilities that it brings along for the future.
➤ European Wind Energy Association announced the first Wind Day in 2007. Later is was renamed as Global Wind Day in209
➤ The association had joined hands with the Global Wind Energy Council in 2009 and since then it has been celebrated as a Global Event.
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is observed globally on 15th june every year.
Theme 2022 : “Digital Equity for All Ages.”
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is officially recognised by the United Nations General Assembly in December 2011 by passing the resolution 66/127 of the United Nations following a request from the International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse ( INPEA).
16th June 2022
International Day of Family Remittances
International Day of Family Remittances is celebrated on 16th June every year.
Theme 2022 : “Remittances : recovery and resilience through digital and financial inclusion”
17 June 2022
World day to combat Desertification and Droughts
Theme 2022 : “Rising up from Drought together
19th June 2022
International day for Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflicts
International day for Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflicts is observed on 19th June Every year since 2015.
In 2015, United National General Assembly proclaimed that 19th June will be marked as International day for Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflicts.
World Sickle Cell Day
World Sickle Cell Day is observed globally on 19th June every year.
Significance : World Sickle Cell Day is marked to raise awareness about sickle cell disease.
Key Points :-
➤ Sickle Cell Disease is a group of disorders that impact haemoglobin , the molecule in red blood cells which deliver oxygen to cells throughout the body.
➤ on June 2009, it was first time celebrated.
National Reading Day
National Reading Day is observed in India on 19th June every year.
Key Points :-
➤ The first Reading day celebration was held in 1996.
➤ This year 27th edition of National Reading Day is observed.
➤ National Reading Day is celebrated to mark the death anniversary of P.N. Panicker.
➤ P.N. Panicker is the father of “Library Movement in Kerala”.
20th June 2022
World Refugee Day
World Refugee Day is celebrated on 20 June every year since 2001.
Theme 2022 : “Whoever, Wherever, Whenever, Everyone has the right to seek safety.
Key Points :-
➤ In 2001, the United Nations decided to recognise June 20 as World Refugee Day as a part of the 50 year commemoration of the passing of the 1951 Refugee Convention.
➤ A refugee is a person who has been forced to leave the nation.
21st June 2022
World Hydrography Day
World Hydrography Day is observed globally on 21st June every year.
Theme 2022 : ” Hydrography – Contributing to the United Nations Ocean Decade”
Significance : World Hydrography Day is celebrated to create awareness about hydrography and the essential role that it plays in everyone’s life. This day also attract the attention of people to the work of the IHI at the international level.
International Yoga Day
International Yoga Day is observed globally on 21st June every year since 2015.
Theme 2022 : Yoga for Humanity
➤ 21st June is the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere.
➤ Prime Minister Narendra Modi has suggested this date for Yoga Day , in the 69th session of General Assembly in 2014.
22nd June 2022
World Rainforest Day
World Rainforest Day is observed globally on 22nd June every year.
Theme 2022 : The Time is Now.
Significance : World Rainforest Day is observed to honour and promote rainforest all over the world.
Key Points :-
➤ The first World Rainforest day was marked on 22 June 2017.
23rd June 2022
International Olympics Day
International Olympics Day is celebrated globally on 23rd June every year.
Theme 2022 : Together for a peaceful world
Significance : International Olympic Day encourages participation of more people in Olympic Games. It also aim to spread awareness about the event and promote Olympic Movement.
Key Points :-
➤ The International Olympic Committee approved to celebrated Olympic Day in January 1948 to commemorate the creation of the International Olympic Committee on 23rd June 1894.
➤ According to the IOC, Olympic Day is based on three pillars — move, learn and discover.
25th June 2022
Day of the Seafarer
Day of the Seafarer is observed globally on 25th June every year.
Theme 2022 : “Your Voyage – Then and Now, Share your Journey”.
Significance : Day of the Seafarer is celebrated to pay respected to Seafarers and Sailors who help the entire world function by conducting sea transport.
Important Days in June 2022 FAQs
Q. International Asteroids Day is celebrated on which date ?
Ans. 30 June
Q. International Olympics Day is observed on which date ?
Ans. 23 June