On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 2004

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 23rd NCAA Women's Basketball Championship: Connecticut beats Tennessee, 70-61; UConn's Diana Taurasi is named Most Outstanding Player for the 2nd straight year
  • Rolandas Paksas becomes the first president of Lithuania to be peacefully removed from the post by impeachment.

Famous Deaths

  • Larisa Bogoraz, Soviet dissident (b. 1929)
  • Niki Sullivan, American guitarist (The Crickets) (b. 1937)