What day of the week is this date?

Sunday December 6, 2020

December 6: Day of the Week

December 6, 2020 is the 341st day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 25 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Sunday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is dimanche.

Lovelife today Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Try it today and improve your lovelife. Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)

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

December 2020
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  

My Birthday Ninja Are you not curious to discover some fun facts about your birthday? Find out what happened on my birthday and what was the number one song on your day of birth. Know the meaning of your special day and who shares your birthday! (Sponsored link)

Zodiac & Birthstone

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

MyFirstName.Rocks What no one tells you about your first name’s personality. Are there magical powers hidden in your given name? Every moniker has an undeniable character and personality. Check out Vickie’s personality and get smarter today. (Sponsored links)

December 6 Historical Event(s)

  • 1745
    Charles Edward Stuart’s army begins retreat during the second Jacobite Rising.
  • 1768
    The first edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica is published.
  • 1865
    The Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution is ratified, banning slavery.
  • 1884
    The Washington Monument in Washington D.C. is completed.
  • 1907
    A coal mine explosion at Monongah, West Virginia kills 362 workers.
  • 1957
    Project Vanguard: A launchpad explosion of Vanguard TV3 thwarts the first United States attempt to launch a satellite into Earth orbit.
  • 1967
    Adrian Kantrowitz performed the first human heart transplant in the United States.
  • 1982
    Droppin Well bombing: The Irish National Liberation Army detonate a bomb in Ballykelly, Northern Ireland, killing eleven British soldiers and six civilians.
  • 1988
    The Australian Capital Territory is granted self-government.
  • 1991
    In Croatia, forces of the Yugoslav People’s Army bombard Dubrovnik after laying siege to the city since May.

Who were born on December 6?

  • 1285
    King Ferdinand IV of Castile (d. 1312)
  • 1903
    Tony Lazzeri, American baseball player (d. 1946)
  • 1916
    Kristján Eldjárn, Icelandic museum curator and politician (d. 1982)
  • 1932
    Kamleshwar.Indian writer.(d.2007)
  • 1948
    JoBeth Williams, American actress
  • 1949
    Linda Creed, American songwriter (d. 1986)
  • 1959
    Satoru Iwata, Japanese video game industry executive
  • 1961
    David Lovering, American drummer (Pixies)
  • 1967
    Hacken Lee, Hong Kong singer
  • 1985
    Aristeidis Grigoriadis, Greek swimmer

Share InfoNow try another date like anniversaries, birthdays of someone you know or any other date that is special to you. Don’t forget to share the info to your friends, loved ones or social media followers. Who knows, they might appreciate and thank you for it.