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Sunday October 6, 2019

October 6: Day of the Week

October 6, 2019 is the 279th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 86 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Sunday.

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

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

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Zodiac & Birthstone

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

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October 6 Historical Event(s)

  • 1600
    Jacopo Peri’s Euridice, the earliest surviving opera, receives its première performance in Florence, signifying the beginning of the Baroque Period
  • 1777
    American Revolutionary War: General Sir Henry Clinton leads British forces in the capture of Continental Army Hudson River defenses in the Battle of Forts Clinton and Montgomery.
  • 1849
    The execution of the 13 Martyrs of Arad after the Hungarian war of independence.
  • 1854
    The Great fire of Newcastle and Gateshead starts shortly after midnight, leading to 53 deaths and hundreds injured.
  • 1889
    Thomas Edison shows his first motion picture.
  • 1898
    Ossian Everett Mills founds Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia in Boston, Massachusetts.
  • 1976
    New Premier Hua Guofeng orders the arrest of the Gang of Four and associates and ends the Cultural Revolution in the People’s Republic of China.
  • 1977
    The first prototype of the MiG-29, designated 9-01, makes its maiden flight.
  • 1995
    51 Pegasi is discovered to be the first major star apart from the Sun to have a planet (and extrasolar planet) orbiting around it.
  • 2000
    Argentine vice president Carlos Álvarez resigns.

Who were born on October 6?

  • 1767
    Henri Christophe, king of Haiti (d. 1820)
  • 1892
    Jackie Saunders, American silent film actress (d. 1954)
  • 1915
    Alice Timander, Swedish dentist (d. 2007)
  • 1952
    Jürgen Schulz, German footballer
  • 1954
    Darrell M. West, American political scientist
  • 1959
    Dennis Ray Boyd, American baseball player
  • 1972
    Anders Iwers, Swedish musician
  • 1977
    Wes Ramsey, American actor
  • 1979
    Richard Seymour, American football player
  • 1982
    William Butler, Musician and member of Arcade Fire

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