On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 2010

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger launch Instagram
  • Phillies ace Roy Halladay pitches only the 2nd no-hitter in MLB postseason history in Game 1 NLDS, 4-0 v Cincinnati Reds

Famous Deaths

  • Antonie Kamerling, Dutch actor and singer (b. 1966)
  • Colette Renard, French actress and singer (b. 1924)
  • David Rowbotham, Australian poet and journalist, dies at 86