On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 2006

Historical Events


CommunicationHistoric Communication

WikiLeaks is launched, created by internet activist Julian Assange

Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange
Wikileaks Founder
Julian Assange

Famous Deaths

  • Oskar Pastior, Romanian-born German writer, dies at 78
  • Tom Bell, English actor on stage, television and film (b. 1933)
2006 Highlights

About October 4, 2006

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 9 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra