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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 Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is domingo.

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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)

  • 68 BC
    Battle of Artaxata: Lucullus averts the bad omen of this day by defeating Tigranes the Great of Armenia.
  • 1849
    The execution of the 13 Martyrs of Arad after the Hungarian war of independence.
  • 1889
    Thomas Edison shows his first motion picture.
  • 1939
    World War II: The last Polish army is defeated.
  • 1973
    Egypt launches a coordinated attack with Syria against Israel leading to the Yom Kippur War.
  • 1979
    Pope John Paul II becomes the first pontiff to visit the White House.
  • 1981
    Egyptian President Anwar al-Sadat is assassinated.
  • 1985
    PC Keith Blakelock is murdered as riots erupt in the Broadwater Farm suburb of London.
  • 2000
    Yugoslav president Slobodan Milošević resigns.
  • 2002
    The French oil tanker Limburg is bombed off Yemen.

Who were born on October 6?

  • 1803
    Heinrich Wilhelm Dove, German physicist (d. 1879)
  • 1915
    Alice Timander, Swedish dentist (d. 2007)
  • 1949
    Nicolas Peyrac, French composer, lyricist and singer
  • 1954
    David Hidalgo, American musician (Los Lobos, Latin Playboys)
  • 1956
    Kathleen Webb, American comic book writer and artist
  • 1962
    Rich Yett, baseball player
  • 1971
    Alan Stubbs, English footballer
  • 1982
    Levon Aronian, Armenian chess Grandmaster
  • 1982
    MC Lars, American hip-hop artist
  • 1991
    Roshon Fegan, American actor

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