On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 2005

Historical Events

  • Several villagers are shot dead during protests in Dongzhou, China

Famous Deaths

  • Charly Gaul, Luxembourg cyclist (b. 1932)
  • Danny Williams, South African-born singer (b. 1942)
  • Devan Nair, Singaporean politician, 3rd President of Singapore (1981-85), dies at 82
2005 Highlights

About December 6, 2005

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius