6th of August

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The August 6 is the 218th day of the Gregorian calendar (the 219th in leap years ), thus remain 147 days by year end.

Historic anniversaries
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Events

Politics and world events

1223: Coronation of Louis VIII and his wife Blanka
1623: Battle of Stadtlohn
Simón Bolívar
2008: Sidi Mohamed Ould Cheikh Abdallahi

economy

science and technology

1893: Corinth Canal
2012: Curiosity

Culture

society

1890: electric chair

religion

Disasters

Minor accidents are listed in the sub-articles of Catastrophe .

Sports

1874: Aiguille de Blaitière

Entries of athletics world records can be found under the respective discipline under athletics .

Born

Before the 18th century

18th century

19th century

1801-1850

1851-1900

20th century

1901-1925

Lucille Ball (born 1911)

1926-1950

Andy Warhol (* 1928)
Abbey Lincoln (born 1930)
Charlie Haden (born 1937)
Jonathan Postel (* 1943)

1951-1975

Michelle Yeoh (born 1962)
Juliane Köhler (* 1965)
Geri Halliwell (* 1972)
Renate Götschl (* 1975)

1976-2000

21st century

Died

Before the 17th century

17th century

18th century

19th century

1801-1850

1851-1900

Henry Litolff
(† 1891)

20th century

1901-1925

1926-1950

1951-1975

Theodor W. Adorno († 1969)

1976-2000

Klaus Nomi († 1983)

21st century

Robin Cook († 2005)

Holidays and memorial days

The list of days of remembrance and action contains further entries .


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