What Happened on July 6, 2017

Historical Events

  • France announces it will ban petrol and diesel cars by 2040
  • Illinois State Senate votes to override Governor Bruce Rauner's veto to approve 1st budget in more than two years, longest-lasting such dispute of any state
  • Sri Lankan government confirms outbreak of dengue fever has killed at least 227
2017 History

Famous Deaths

  • Heinz Schneiter, Swiss football player and manager, dies at 82
  • Thomas E. Sanders, American aerial cameraman (Living Daylights), dies at 63

About July 6, 2017

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer

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