On This Day: January 06th

This is 6th day of the year and 360 days remain in the year.

in history
King Henry VIII of England married his 4th wife, Anne of Cleves.
Samuel Morse gave the first public demonstration of the telegraph.
New Mexico became the 47th state in the United States.
Former president Theodore Roosevelt died in Oyster Bay, N.Y.
University of California astronomers first witnessed the birth of a galaxy that contained 1 billion stars.
Figure skater Nancy Kerrigan clubbed on leg by men including husband of rival skater Tonya Harding.
January 06 Birthdays
Carl Sandburg1878–1967, American poet and biographer
Loretta Youngactor
Danny Thomasactor, singer, dancer
Nancy Lopezgolfer
Rowan Atkinsonactor
E L Doctorownovelist
Khalil Gibranpoet and novelist
Abram Nicholas Pritzkerentrepreneur
Heinrich Schliemannarchaeologist
Tom Mixactor

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Note: Dates in the Islamic calendar are provided for planning purposes only, and calculated with the hdate Islamic calendar program for moonrise in Boston, Masschusetts. Depending on your location and other factors, this result may differ from actual religious observances by one day. Please consult your local religious authority for any religious determinations of hejiric date.