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Historical Events In April - 06

Wednesday, 16 June 2021

1986  Soccer ball juggled non-stop for 14 14 hrs on April - 06.  

1986  On this day in history soccer ball juggled non-stop for 14:14 hrs  

1987  On this day in history sugar Ray Leonard upsets Marvelous Marvin Hagler  

1989  On this day in history president orders DOD to assist in Exxon Valdez oil spill cleanup  

1990  On this day in history lady Nancy Hawkes (1946 best dress woman) dies at 73  

1990  On this day in history liberals and Parti Quebecois team up to pass motion rejecting any modifications to Meech Lake accord; hours before Newfoundland rejection.  

1990  Newfoundland Legislature votes to rescind support for Meech Lake accord on this day in history.  

1990  Nancy Hawkes, (1946 best dress woman), dies at 73 on this day in history.  

1991  Former child actor Adam Rich arrested for breaking into a pharmacy on this day in history.  

1991  Bill Ponsford, cricketer (Test avg 48 22, 1st-class avg 65 18), dies on this day in history.  

1992  Britain Radio Authority licenses Virgin &TV-AM radio licenses on April - 06.  

1992  On this day in history futurist/author Isaac Asimov dies at age 72 of heart and kidney failure in New York.  

1992  Isaac Asimov science fiction writer (I Robot), dies at 72 on this day in history.  

1992  On this day in history the Goderich Exeter Railway commences operations over the former CN line between Stratford Junction and Goderich and from Clinton Junction to Centralia in Ontario.  

1992  Voting begins on choice of Elvis postage stamps on this day in history.  

1992  On April - 06 isaac Asimov, Sci-Fi author (I Robot), dies from kidney failure at 72  

1993  On April - 06 branch Navy Hospital Adak responds to crash of civilian Chinese airline providing lifesaving treatment and medical evacuation of 89 injured passengers. Only one passenger out of 265 passengers died.  

1993  Divya Bharati, "Baby Doll" Indian Bollywood actress (Diwana), dies at 19 by mysteriously falling from her husband's apartment on this day in history.  

1994  On this day in history agatha Uwilingiyimana, Rwanda/1st female PM in Africa, assassinated  

1995  On April - 06 vieno J Sukselainen, PM of Finland (1959-61), dies  

1996  Greer Garson, actress (Goodbye Mr Chips), dies at 92 on this day in history.  

1997  On this day in history jack Kent Cooke, NFL owner (Wash Redskins), dies at 84  

2005  First 13th root calculation of a 200-digit number, computed by the Frenchman Alexis Lemaire on April - 06.  

2005  On April - 06 rainier III of Monaco dies, succeeded by his son Albert II  

2007  On this day in history severe clashes between two rival factions erupted in Parachinar, a tribal area of Pakistan bordering the famous Tora Bora Heights.  

2009  On this day in history a 6.3 magnitude earquake rikes near L'Aquila, Italy, killing at lea 253.  

2012  US F-18 Hornet crashes into side of apartment building in Virginia with no fatalities on April - 06.  

2012  The National Movement for the Liberation of Azawad unilaterally declares the independence of Azawad from Mali on this day in history.  

2013  On April - 06 22 people are killed and 60 are injured by a suicide bombing at an election campaign tent in Baquba, Iraq  

2014  On April - 06 viktor Orbán's Fidesz is re-elected Prime Minister of Hungary  

2017  On April - 06 chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Florida for talks with US President Donald Trump  

2017  In response to a suspected chemical weapons attack on a rebel-held town, the U.S. military launches 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at an air base in Syria. Russia describes the strikes as an "aggression", adding they significantly damage U.S.-Russia ties on this day in history.  

2018  On this day in history a semi-truck collides with a bus carrying the Humboldt Broncos ice hockey junior team in Saskatchewan, Canada, killing 16 and injuring 13 people.  

2020  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe announces state of emergency in seven prefectures and a nearly $1 trillion stimulus package as coronavirus COVID-19 cases climb on April - 06.  

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Famous Birthdays In April - 06

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1483  Raphael Sanzio, Italian painter/master builder (Madonna Sistina) was born on this day in history.  

1613  Stjepan Gradić, Croatian philosopher and scientist (d. 1683) was born on this day in history.  

1631  Vincenzo De Grandis, composer was born on April - 06.  

1632  Maria Leopoldine of Austria, Holy Roman Empire Empress (d. 1649) was born on this day in history.  

1651  André Dacier, French classical scholar (d. 1722) was born on this day in history.  

1660  On this day in history birth of johann Kuhnau, composer  

1664  On April - 06 birth of arvid Horn, Swedish statesman (d. 1742)  

1671  On this day in history birth of jean-Baptiste Rousseau, French playwright/poet (Sacred Odes & Songs)  

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Famous Deaths In April - 06

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0885  Methodius, Greek apostle of the slaves/archbishop of Sirmium, dies on April - 06.  

0912  On April - 06 nottker "the Stamelaar", benedictine monk/poet, dies at about 71  

1147  Death of Frederick II, Duke of Swabia (b. 1090) on April - 06.  

1199  Richard I, the Lion-hearted, King of England (1189-99), dies at 41 on April - 06.  

1252  On April - 06 peter of Verona, [Peter Martyr], Italian inquisitor/st, dies at 45  

1348  On this day in history petrarch's Laura, dies of plague  

1362  On April - 06 death of jacques de Bourbon, count of Marche, killed in battle  

1472  On this day in history pieter Bladelin, Belgium, land owner (Middelburg castle), dies  

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