June 2, 2017

June 2, 2017, was a Friday. It was 7 years, 1 month, and 10 days ago. The zodiac star sign for this date is Gemini.

On This Day

On this day

What happened on June 2, 2017?

  • Dua Lipa releases her debut studio album.
Song charts

Music charts

Songs that were on top of the charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on June 2, 2017:

  • United States: "Despacito (Remix)" by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee
  • United Kingdom: "Despacito (Remix)" by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee

The Billboard Hot 100 on June 2, 2017

These were the top five songs on the Billboard Hot 100 chart:

  • Despacito - Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber
  • That's What I Like - Bruno Mars
  • I'm The One - DJ Khaled Featuring Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance The Rapper & Lil Wayne
  • Shape Of You - Ed Sheeran
  • Humble. - Kendrick Lamar
Play the top songs from 2017
A Spotify playlist of hit songs from 2017. Take a trip back to the peak days of Ed Sheeran, Luis Fonsi, Kendrick Lamar and The Chainsmokers.
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Top movie at the box office

The movie "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" was at the top of the box office on June 2, 2017.


This date was 2,597 days ago. Approximately 87 months have passed. It was the 153rd day of 2017, in week 22. The decade was the 2010s. A child born on this day is 7 years old and belongs to the Gen Alpha generation. The Earth has experienced 29 seasons of weather since then.

Take me back to June 2, 2017

Let's take a stroll down memory lane.

It is Friday, June 2, 2017. Anyone born today will have the star sign Gemini. People have "that Friday feeling" and are excited for the weekend.

In the United States, the Memorial Day weekend of 2017 has recently come and gone. To many, this means that the summer has officially started. The summer of 2017 is in full swing. The weather is warm, and the evenings are brighter than usual. Most schools and colleges are now finished until August or September. The song "Despacito (Remix)" by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee is at the top of the music charts in the United States and the United Kingdom.

Donald Trump is the President of the United States, and the movie Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales is at the top of the box office. Theresa May is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. It's 2017, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Ed Sheeran, Luis Fonsi, Bruno Mars, Kendrick Lamar, The Chainsmokers, Migos, Sam Hunt and Post Malone.

A toy called the "fidget spinner" is becoming a worldwide sensation. A new Internet meme called "Mocking Spongebob" iS GoInG vIrAl at the moment. The campaign for the 2017 United Kingdom general election is currently underway, as UK Prime Minister Theresa May hopes to secure a larger majority.

Former Panama ruler Manuel Noriega has passed away at the age of 83 following a brain hemorrhage. Comedian Kathy Griffin has sparked controversy by uploading a video of herself holding a fake severed head that resembles Donald Trump. On Twitter, Donald Trump has recently posted a half-finished tweet that uses the word "covfefe" instead of "coverage". This mistake has led to the creation of hundreds of Internet memes.

A meme called "The Floor Is..." is going viral at the moment. The United States is facing criticism following its decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement. If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as Cheick Tioté, Adam West, Prodigy, and Stevie Ryan would all still be alive.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Shameless", "The Americans", "Lucifer", and "The Crown". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds", "Mafia III", "Resident Evil 7: Biohazard", and "Horizon Zero Dawn". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "SpongeBob SquarePants", "Adventure Time", "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn", and "Bunnicula".

Popular toys at the moment include Paw Patrol Lookout HQ, Hatchimals, Doc McStuffins Pet Vet Checkup Center, and Bunchems.


News, nostalgia, and fads

These are news stories, trending topics, and fads that were popular on June 2, 2017.

  • covfefe.


    On May 31st, 2017, US President Donald Trump mistakenly posted a partially-written tweet with the word "covfefe" at the end of it. Consequently, the typo became an Internet meme.
  • Fidget Spinners.

    Fidget Spinners

    A toy called the "fidget spinner" became extremely popular during the summer of 2017.
  • Gal Gadot.

    Gal Gadot

    Israeli actress Gal Gadot was named FHM's sexiest woman of the year in 2017.
  • Record of the Year: 2017.

    Record of the Year: 2017

    The song "24K Magic" by Bruno Mars won a Grammy for 2017's Record of the Year.
  • 2017 in music.

    2017 in music

    Popular music artists in 2017 included Ed Sheeran, The Chainsmokers, Bruno Mars, Coldplay, Kendrick Lamar, Future, DJ Khaled, Post Malone, French Montana, Cardi B, Logic, Imagine Dragons, Lil Pump, Shawn Mendes and Kygo.
  • Who were the best NBA players in 2017?

    Who were the best NBA players in 2017?

    The best NBA players in 2017 were Russell Westbrook, LeBron James, James Harden, Anthony Davis and Kawhi Leonard.
  • 2017 in movies.

    2017 in movies

    Popular movies in 2017 included the likes of It, Get Out, Dunkirk, Wonder Woman, Blade Runner 2049, Baby Driver, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Thor: Ragnarok, Logan, Molly's Game, John Wick: Chapter 2 and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.
  • The Shape of Water.

    The Shape of Water

    "The Shape of Water" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2017.
  • Best soccer players.

    Best soccer players

    In 2017, the best soccer players were Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Neymar, Gianluigi Buffon, Luka Modrić, Sergio Ramos, Kylian Mbappé, N'Golo Kanté, Robert Lewandowski, and Harry Kane.
  • Curved TVs are the next big thing.

    Curved TVs are the next big thing

    Companies such as Samsung were trying to convince consumers that curved TVs were the next big thing. However, the new trend failed to catch on. Curved TVs started to die off in 2017 after it became apparent that people weren't buying them.

Personality traits

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on June 2, 2017.

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What happened around this time?

Notable events that happened close to June 2, 2017.

  • May 7, 2017: Emmanuel Macron wins the 2017 French presidential election.
  • May 9, 2017:
    • Donald Trump fires FBI Director James Comey.
    • American TV personality Christopher Boykin dies from a heart attack at the age of 45.
  • May 12, 2017:
    • Football: Chelsea win the Premier League after a 1-0 win over West Brom.
    • A ransomware called "WannaCry" impacts hundreds of thousands of computers throughout the world.
    • Harry Styles releases his debut solo album.
  • May 14, 2017:
    • Tottenham play their final game at White Hart Lane.
    • Emmanuel Macron becomes the new President of France.
  • May 15, 2017: Moors murderer Ian Brady dies in prison.
  • May 17, 2017:
    • Irish politics: Enda Kenny announces that he will be stepping down as leader of Fine Gael.
    • American whistleblower Chelsea Manning is released from prison.
  • May 18, 2017: Soundgarden and Audioslave lead vocalist Chris Cornell commits suicide.
  • May 21, 2017: Football: John Terry plays his final game for Chelsea.
  • May 22, 2017: An Islamic terrorist kills 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester.
  • May 23, 2017:
    • Chris Blue wins the twelfth season of The Voice.
    • English actor Roger Moore passes away at the age of 89.
  • May 27, 2017: Arsenal win the FA Cup after defeating Chelsea 2-1.
  • May 28, 2017: Soccer: Francesco Totti plays his final game for Italian side Roma.
  • May 29, 2017:
    • Former Panama ruler Manuel Noriega passes away.
    • Golfer Tiger Woods is arrested in Jupiter Island, Florida, for driving under the influence.
  • May 30, 2017:
    • Comedian Kathy Griffin causes controversy when she uploads a video of herself holding a fake severed head that resembles Donald Trump.
    • The movie "Wonder Woman" is released.
    • Singer and actress Olivia Newton-John reveals that she has breast cancer.
  • May 31, 2017: Trump makes his infamous "covfefe" Tweet.
  • This date: June 2, 2017
  • June 3, 2017:
    • An Islamic terror attack on London Bridge, United Kingdom kills 8 people.
    • Real Madrid win the UEFA Champions League after beating Juventus 4-1.
  • June 5, 2017:
    • Ivorian footballer Cheick Tioté dies at the age of 30 after suffering a cardiac arrest in training.
    • Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt and the UAE sever diplomatic relations with Qatar and accuse it of destabilizing the Middle East.
  • June 6, 2017: Battle of Raqqa: The Syrian Democratic Forces launch their attack on the ISIL-held city of Raqqa.
  • June 8, 2017:
    • Soccer: Chelsea striker Diego Costa reveals that manager Antonio Conte informed him by text message that he has no future plans for him.
    • UK politics: Theresa May's decision to call a snap election backfires after the Conservative Party loses its majority.
    • Former FBI director James Comey testifies before the Senate and accuses the White House of telling lies.
  • June 9, 2017: Batman actor Adam West passes away at the age of 88.
  • June 12, 2017: The Golden State Warriors win the 2017 NBA finals after they defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers 4-1.
  • June 13, 2017: American student Otto Warmbier is returned to the US in a vegetative state after spending months in a North Korean prison.
  • June 14, 2017:
    • Leo Varadkar becomes the new Taoiseach of Ireland.
    • It is officially announced that Floyd Mayweather and MMA fighter Conor McGregor will fight each other in August.
    • A fire at Grenfell Tower in London kills 72 people.
    • James T. Hodgkinson shoots and injures four Republican politicians while they are playing baseball in Washington, D.C.
  • June 16, 2017:
    • Amazon announces that it will be buying the organic grocery chain "Whole Foods" for $13.7 billion in cash.
    • Cardi B releases her debut single "Bodak Yellow".
  • June 17, 2017:
    • At least 64 people are killed after a series of wildfires break out across central Portugal.
    • Bill Cosby's first sexual assault trial ends in a mistrial.
  • June 19, 2017: American student Otto Warmbier passes away six days after returning to the United States in a vegetative state after spending months in a North Korean prison.
  • June 20, 2017:
    • English actor Daniel Day-Lewis announces that he is retiring.
    • Mobb Deep rapper "Prodigy" dies at the age of 42.
  • June 21, 2017: Snapchat launches its new "Snap Map" feature.
  • June 22, 2017: Football: Mohamed Salah joins Liverpool.
  • June 30, 2017: The film "Despicable Me 3" is released.
  • July 1, 2017: YouTube personality Stevie Ryan commits suicide at the age of 33.
  • July 2, 2017:
    • US President Donald Trump tweets an edited video of himself beating up CNN.
    • New Jersey governor Chris Christie is photographed enjoying one of the empty beaches that he closed following a budget standoff.
Zodiac info


Zodiac, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Personality summary image

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on June 2, 2017, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2017 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 9.
  • Native American Zodiac: June 2, 2017 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.
  • Birth flower (June): The Rose and the Honeysuckle.
Television shows

TV shows in 2017

Television shows that people were watching in June 2017:

TV shows from June 2017.

13 Reasons Why
13 Reasons Why
Big Little Lies
Big Little Lies
The Crown
The Crown
This Is Us
This Is Us
Stranger Things
Stranger Things
Better Call Saul
Better Call Saul
Schitt's Creek
Schitt's Creek
Jane the Virgin
Jane the Virgin
Children TV shows

Kids TV shows on June 2, 2017

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 2017:

Andi Mack
Andi Mack
Nella the Princess Knight
Nella the Princess Knight

Elena of Avalor
Elena of Avalor
The Loud House
The Loud House
Stuck in the Middle
Stuck in the Middle
Game Shakers
Game Shakers
Shimmer and Shine
Shimmer and Shine
Blaze and the Monster Machines
Blaze and the Monster Machines

Popular toys and games in 2017

Toys and games that were popular in 2017:

FurReal Roarin' Tyler
FurReal Roarin' Tyler
The Nintendo Switch
The Nintendo Switch
Fidget spinners
Fidget spinners
Doc McStuffins Pet Vet Checkup Center
Doc McStuffins Pet Vet Checkup Center
Hot Wheels Ultimate Garage
Hot Wheels Ultimate Garage
LEGO Star Wars: Millennium Falcon
LEGO Star Wars: Millennium Falcon
L.O.L. Surprise!
L.O.L. Surprise!
Bright Beats Dance & Move BeatBo
Bright Beats Dance & Move BeatBo
Frozen Sing-A-Long Elsa
Frozen Sing-A-Long Elsa
MiP (robot)
MiP (robot)
Video games

Video games

Popular video games that people were playing in June 2017.

What Remains of Edith Finch 2017
What Remains of Edith Finch
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2017
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Horizon Zero Dawn 2017
Horizon Zero Dawn
Resident Evil 7: Biohazard 2017
Resident Evil 7: Biohazard
Mafia III 2016
Mafia III
FIFA 17 2016
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds 2016
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Human: Fall Flat 2016
Human: Fall Flat
Cities: Skylines 2015
Cities: Skylines
Grand Theft Auto V 2013
Grand Theft Auto V

Were you born on June 2, 2017?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 2017.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories of their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then you should check out June 2, 2023, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on June 2.

Charlie Watts

Charlie Watts

Drummer Deceased
Born on June 2, 1941
He turned 76 on this day in 2017.

Dennis Haysbert

Dennis Haysbert

Born on June 2, 1954
He turned 63 on this day in 2017.

Wentworth Miller

Wentworth Miller

Born on June 2, 1972
He turned 45 on this day in 2017.

A.J. Styles

A.J. Styles

Born on June 2, 1977
He turned 40 on this day in 2017.

Deon Richmond

Deon Richmond

Born on June 2, 1978
He turned 39 on this day in 2017.

Justin Long

Justin Long

Born on June 2, 1978
He turned 39 on this day in 2017.

Stevie Ryan

Stevie Ryan

Youtube personality Deceased
Born on June 2, 1984
She turned 33 on this day in 2017.

Sergio Aguero

Sergio Aguero

Argentine soccer player
Born on June 2, 1988
He turned 29 on this day in 2017.



Canadian streamer
Born on June 2, 1994
He turned 23 on this day in 2017.



National holidays and famous events that fall on June 2:


US President

Donald Trump was the President of the United States on June 2, 2017.


UK Prime Minister

Theresa May was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.


Irish Taoiseach

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.


Conception dates

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on June 2, 2017 was most likely conceived around September 9, 2016.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on June 2, 2017 is close to February 23, 2018.

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Stats for June 2, 2017


Here are some interesting statistics about June 2, 2017:

  • 2,597 days have passed since this date.
  • 371 weeks have passed.
  • 224,380,800 seconds have passed since June 2, 2017.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 261,777,600 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 115,780,492,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 37,396,800 times.
  • You have taken approximately 19,296,749 steps. That's roughly 8,576 miles.
  • 2,692,570 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere.
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