On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 2018

Historical Events

  • At least 46 Ethiopian migrants drown after their boat capcizes of fthe coast of Yemen

Film & TV History

Convicted drug trafficker, Alice Johnson, granted clemency by US President Donald Trump after Kim Kardashian highlights case

  • French man announced to have won France's €1 million My Lottery for the second time in 2 years, with odds of 1 in 16 trillion

Election of Interest

Iraqi parliament orders manual recount of legislative elections in May after Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi claims evidence of irregularities

Sports History

LeBron James eclipses Michael Jordan's record (109) for most 30-point games in NBA playoff history in Cleveland Cavaliers' 110-102 Game 3 Finals loss to Golden State Warriors

  • MLB Draft: Auburn pitcher Casey Mize first pick by Detroit Tigers
  • Special pedestrian lane introduced just for "phubbers" slow-walking smartphone users in Xi'an, China

Famous Deaths

  • Red Schoendienst, American Baseball Hall of Fame second baseman/manager (10-time All Star), dies at 95
2018 Highlights

About June 6, 2018

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 3 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini