On This Day

What Happened on August 6, 2007

Day of the Week: Monday

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)
  • Zsolt Daczi, Hungarian rock guitarist (Bikini, Omen, Carpathia Project Tirana Rockers, solo), dies at 38