6 March

6 March

We have some interesting facts & historic events all about March 6th, including areas in religion, crime, health and more.

Keep reading for more interesting facts about March 6th in history!

Global Celebrations

  • National Dentist’s Day.
  • National White Chocolate Cheesecake Day
  • National Frozen Food Day
  • Namesake Day

Historic Events

Ghana gained independence from Britain!

Portuguese navigator Ferdinand Magellan discovers Guam.

Napoleon Bonaparte captures city of Jaffa, Palestine, after a 5 day siege, defeating the Ottoman Empire.

1989 : A massive wave hits a lighthouse off the coast of northern France. Remarkably the lighthouse keeper survived (1989)

A massive wave hits a lighthouse off the coast of northern France. Remarkably the lighthouse keeper survived (1989)

1967: Egyptian planes attacked the advancing Israel Army, near the Suez Canal. 1967.

Egyptian planes attacking advancing Israel Army, near the Suez Canal. 1967.

1947: Street Scene in Havana, Cuba. 1947

Street Scene in Havana, Cuba. 1947

1945: American soldiers at mass in the rubble at Cologne Cathedral, March 1945.

American soldiers at mass in the rubble at Cologne Cathedral, March 1945.

The Dome of the Royal Pavilion as a Hospital for Indian Soldiers, World War I.

The Dome of the Royal Pavilion as a Hospital for Indian Soldiers, World War I.

Famous Birthdays

  • David Gilmour was born.
  • Rob Reiner was born.
  • Tom Arnold was born.

Heartbreaking Deaths

  • Nancy Reagan died.
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. died.
  • William Whewell died.

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