On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 2012

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 9,000 residents are evacuated from Wagga Wagga, Australia, as the Murrimbidgee River threatens to overflow

Famous Deaths

  • Donald Payne, American Congressman, dies from colon cancer at 77
  • Francisco Xavier do Amaral, East Timorese President, dies at 75
  • Robert Sherman, American songwriter, dies at 86