On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 1979

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Baltimore manager Earl Weaver wins his 1,000th game as a skipper, a 5-3 Orioles victory over the Chicago White Sox

Famous Birthdays

  • Frederick MGDL Windsor, son of English prince Michael

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Singer Rod Stewart & model Alana Collins wed

Singer Rod Stewart
Singer
Rod Stewart

Famous Deaths

  • M Marie Wadlow, American softball pitcher (Hall of Fame 1957), dies at 61
  • Milton Ager, American composer, dies at 85