On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 1988

Historical Events

  • African American polar explorer Matthew Henson buried next to Robert Peary in Arlington National Cemetery
  • NJ Devils' 1st playoff game; lose to NY Islanders 4-3 (OT) in 1st round

Famous Birthdays

  • Fabrice Muamba, Anglo-Congolese footballer
  • Mike Bailey, English actor
1988 Highlights

About April 6, 1988

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries