What Happened on April 6, 2014

Historical Events

Cricket History

ICC Men's Cricket T20 World Cup, Mirpur: Sri Lanka wins their first title with 6 wicket victory over India with 13 balls remaining; Player of the Series: Indian batsman Virat Kohli (319 runs)

  • 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

Golf Major

Kraft Nabisco Championship Women's Golf, Mission Hills CC: 19 year old Lexi Thompson shoots a bogey-free final round 68 to win her first major title, 3 strokes ahead of Michelle Wie

Election of Interest

Viktor Orbán's Fidesz is re-elected Prime Minister of Hungary

  • WrestleMania XXX, Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, LA (75,167): Daniel Bryan defeats Batista and Randy Orton in Triple Threat title match
2014 History

Famous Deaths

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

About April 6, 2014

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 1 month and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries

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