On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 2012

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
  • Jaap Boersma, Dutch politician (Minister for Social Affairs (ARP)), dies at 82
  • Robert Sherman, American songwriter, dies at 86
2012 Highlights

About March 6, 2012

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces