On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 2010

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 29th NCAA Women's Basketball Championship: Connecticut beats Stanford, 53-47; UConn forward Maya Moore scores 23 points

Famous Deaths

  • Corin Redgrave, British actor and political activist (b. 1939)
  • Tony MacGibbon, New Zealand cricket fast bowler (took 70 wickets in 1950's), dies at 85
  • Wilma Mankiller, Native American activist, 1st woman chief of the Cherokee Nation, dies of cancer at 64