On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 1943

Historical Events

  • British 1st army opens assault on Tunis

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestAndreas Baader

Andreas Baader, German left-wing militant and leader of the Red Army Faction, born in Munich, Germany (d. 1977)

Red Army Faction Leader Andreas Baader
Red Army Faction Leader
Andreas Baader

1943 Highlights

About May 6, 1943

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Taurus