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.