What Happened on April 6, 2014

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 49th Academy of Country Music Awards: George Strait, Jason Aldean, and Miranda Lambert win
  • ICC Women's Cricket T20 World Cup, Dhaka: captain Meg Lanning's 44 from 30 balls leads Australia to 106/4; beat England 105/8 to win by 6 wickets (with 29 balls remaining); 3rd consecutive T20 WC
  • Viktor Orbán's Fidesz is re-elected Prime Minister of Hungary

Famous Deaths

  • Jacques Castérède, French composer and pianist, dies at 87
  • Mickey Rooney, American Emmy award-winning actor (Boys Town, The Black Stallion), dies at 93