On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 2006

Day of the Week: Wednesday

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)