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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.

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

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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.

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December 6 Historical Event(s)

  • 1240
    Mongol invasion of Rus': Kiev under Danylo of Halych and Voivode Dmytro falls to the Mongols under Batu Khan.
  • 1768
    The first edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica is published.
  • 1917
    Finland declares independence from Russia.
  • 1917
    World War I: USS Jacob Jones is the first American destroyer to be sunk by enemy action when it is torpedoed by German submarine ship SM.
  • 1947
    The Everglades National Park in Florida is dedicated.
  • 1957
    Project Vanguard: A launchpad explosion of Vanguard TV3 thwarts the first United States attempt to launch a satellite into Earth orbit.
  • 1977
    South Africa grants independence to Bophuthatswana, although it is not recognized by any other country.
  • 1982
    Droppin Well bombing: The Irish National Liberation Army detonate a bomb in Ballykelly, Northern Ireland, killing eleven British soldiers and six civilians.
  • 1992
    The Babri Mosque in Ayodhya, India is demolished, leading to widespread riots causing the death of over 1500 people.
  • 2006
    NASA reveals photographs taken by Mars Global Surveyor suggesting the presence of liquid water on Mars.

Who were born on December 6?

  • 1421
    King Henry VI of England (d. 1471)
  • 1823
    Friedrich Max Müller, German orientalist (d. 1900)
  • 1888
    Will Hay, English comedian and actor (d. 1949)
  • 1898
    Alfred Eisenstaedt, German-born American photojournalist (d. 1995)
  • 1904
    Ève Curie, French writer (d. 2007)
  • 1917
    Kamal Jumblatt, Lebanese leader of the Lebanese Druze (d. 1977)
  • 1945
    Dan Harrington, American poker player
  • 1945
    Shekhar Kapur, Indian filmmaker
  • 1948
    Keke Rosberg, Finnish race car driver
  • 1980
    Ehren Wassermann, American baseball player

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