Saturday April 6, 2024
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

April 6: Day of the Week

April 6, 2024 is the 97th day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 269 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is 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 2024

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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.

April 6 Historical Event(s)

The Scots reaffirm their independence by signing the Declaration of Arbroath.
Mehmed II begins his siege of Constantinople (Istanbul), which falls on May 29.
The Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints—later renamed Community of Christ—is organized by Joseph Smith III and others at Amboy, Illinois
Celluloid is patented.
Thomas Green Clemson dies, bequeathing his estate to the State of South Carolina to establish Clemson Agricultural College.
Oscar Wilde is arrested in the Cadogan Hotel, London after losing a libel case against the Marquess of Queensberry.
The first Prefects Board in Southeast Asia is formed in Victoria Institution, Malaysia.
The British Government announces the cancellation of the TSR-2 aircraft project.
The American League of Major League Baseball begins using the designated hitter.
Rolandas Paksas becomes the first president of Lithuania to be peacefully removed from office by impeachment.

Who were born on April 6?

Raphael, Italian painter and architect (d. 1520)
Pasquale Paoli, Corsican patriot and military leader (d. 1807)
Dudley Nichols, American screenwriter (d. 1960)
William M. Branham, American evangelist (d. 1965)
Feodor Felix Konrad Lynen, German biochemist, Nobel laureate (d. 1979)
Helen Berman, Dutch-Israeli visual artist
Michael Rooker, American actor
Paolo Nespoli, Italian astronaut
Candace Cameron Bure, American actress
Frank Ongfiang, Italian footballer

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