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Saturday April 6, 2019

April 6: Day of the Week

April 6, 2019 was the 96th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 269 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.

If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Doyōbi.

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Here’s the April calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

April 2019
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Zodiac & Birthstone

Aries is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Diamond is the modern birthstone for this month. Opal is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

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April 6 Historical Event(s)

  • 1327
    The poet Petrarch first sees his idealized love, Laura, in the church of Saint Clare in Avignon.
  • 1580
    One of the largest earthquakes recorded in the history of England, Flanders, or Northern France, takes place.
  • 1652
    At the Cape of Good Hope, Dutch sailor Jan van Riebeeck establishes a resupply camp that eventually becomes Cape Town.
  • 1861
    First performance of Arthur Sullivan’s debut success, his suite of incidental music for The Tempest, leading to a career that included the famous Gilbert and Sullivan operas.
  • 1896
    In Athens, the opening of the first modern Olympic Games is celebrated, 1,500 years after the original games are banned by Roman Emperor Theodosius I.
  • 1917
    World War I: The United States declares war on Germany (see President Woodrow Wilson’s address to Congress).
  • 1929
    Huey P. Long Governor of Louisiana is impeached by the Louisiana House of Representatives.
  • 1941
    World War II: Nazi Germany launches Operation 25 (the invasion of Kingdom of Yugoslavia) and Operation Marita (the invasion of Greece).
  • 1965
    The British Government announces the cancellation of the TSR-2 aircraft project.
  • 1972
    Vietnam War: Easter Offensive – American forces begin sustained air strikes and naval bombardments.

Who were born on April 6?

  • 1483
    Raphael, Italian painter and architect (d. 1520)
  • 1851
    Guillaume Bigourdan, French astronomer (d. 1932)
  • 1917
    Leonora Carrington, British-born surrealist painter
  • 1926
    Sergio Franchi, Italian-born singer and actor (d. 1990)
  • 1941
    Gheorghe Zamfir, Romanian musician
  • 1949
    Horst Ludwig Störmer, German-born physicist, Nobel laureate
  • 1967
    Mika Koivuniemi, Finnish ten-pin bowler
  • 1976
    Candace Cameron Bure, American actress
  • 1982
    Travis Moen, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1988
    Fabrice Muamba, Congolese/English footballer

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