Historical Events In April - 06
Tuesday, 18 May 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 Sugar Ray Leonard upsets Marvelous Marvin Hagler on April - 06.
1989 President orders DOD to assist in Exxon Valdez oil spill cleanup on April - 06.
1990 Lady Nancy Hawkes (1946 best dress woman) dies at 73 on April - 06.
1990 Liberals and Parti Quebecois team up to pass motion rejecting any modifications to Meech Lake accord; hours before Newfoundland rejection on this day in history.
1990 On April - 06 newfoundland Legislature votes to rescind support for Meech Lake accord.
1990 Nancy Hawkes, (1946 best dress woman), dies at 73 on April - 06.
1991 Former child actor Adam Rich arrested for breaking into a pharmacy on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history bill Ponsford, cricketer (Test avg 48 22, 1st-class avg 65 18), dies
1992 On April - 06 britain Radio Authority licenses Virgin &TV-AM radio licenses
1992 On this day in history futurist/author Isaac Asimov dies at age 72 of heart and kidney failure in New York.
1992 On this day in history isaac Asimov science fiction writer (I Robot), dies at 72
1992 The Goderich Exeter Railway commences operations over the former CN line between Stratford Junction and Goderich and from Clinton Junction to Centralia in Ontario on April - 06.
1992 Voting begins on choice of Elvis postage stamps on April - 06.
1992 Isaac Asimov, Sci-Fi author (I Robot), dies from kidney failure at 72 on this day in history.
1993 On this day in history 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 On this day in history divya Bharati, "Baby Doll" Indian Bollywood actress (Diwana), dies at 19 by mysteriously falling from her husband's apartment
1994 Agatha Uwilingiyimana, Rwanda/1st female PM in Africa, assassinated on April - 06.
1995 On April - 06 vieno J Sukselainen, PM of Finland (1959-61), dies
1996 Greer Garson, actress (Goodbye Mr Chips), dies at 92 on April - 06.
1997 Jack Kent Cooke, NFL owner (Wash Redskins), dies at 84 on April - 06.
2005 First 13th root calculation of a 200-digit number, computed by the Frenchman Alexis Lemaire on this day in history.
2005 On this day in history rainier III of Monaco dies, succeeded by his son Albert II
2007 Severe clashes between two rival factions erupted in Parachinar, a tribal area of Pakistan bordering the famous Tora Bora Heights on this day in history.
2009 On April - 06 a 6.3 magnitude earquake rikes near L'Aquila, Italy, killing at lea 253.
2012 On April - 06 uS F-18 Hornet crashes into side of apartment building in Virginia with no fatalities
2012 The National Movement for the Liberation of Azawad unilaterally declares the independence of Azawad from Mali on this day in history.
2013 22 people are killed and 60 are injured by a suicide bombing at an election campaign tent in Baquba, Iraq on April - 06.
2014 Viktor Orbán's Fidesz is re-elected Prime Minister of Hungary on this day in history.
2017 On this day in history chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Florida for talks with US President Donald Trump
2017 On this day in history 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.
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 this day in history.