June 13, 2019

Missy Elliott is inducted to the Songwriters Hall of Fame, becoming the first female rapper to receive this honor.

June 25, 1954

Sonia Maria Sotomayor Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States is born.

June 19, 2020

Chief Master Sgt. JoAnne S. Bass was selected to become the 19th Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force becoming the first woman in history to serve as the highest ranking noncommissioned member of a U.S. military service.

June 23, 1879

Huda Sha’arawi Egyptian Feminist Leader is born.

June 24, 1986

Solange Knowles American singer-songwriter is born,

June 22, 1947

Octavia E. Butler American Science Fiction Writer is born.

June 20, 1967

Nicole Kidman Australian Actress and Producer is born.