On This Day

What Happened on August 6, 2007

Famous Weddings

  • NBA Houston Rockets center Yao Ming (27) weds Chinese women's national basketball team member Ye Li (26) at the Pudong Shangri-La hotel in Shanghai

Famous Deaths

  • Atle Selberg, Norwegian mathematician (number theory), dies at 90
  • Heinz Barth, German convicted war criminal (SS) (b. 1920)
  • Tiezo Matsumura, Japanese composer and poet (Chinmoku), dies at 78
  • Zsolt Daczi, Hungarian rock guitarist (Bikini, Omen, Carpathia Project Tirana Rockers, solo), dies at 38
2007 Highlights

About August 6, 2007

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 3 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo