On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 2018

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Deaths

  • Brad Steiger, American author and paranormal researcher, dies at 82
  • Cirilo Bautista, Filipino writer and poet, dies at 76
  • Eric Geboers, Belgian motocross racer and five-time world champion, drowns at 55
  • George G. Hall, Northern Irish applied mathematician, dies at 93
  • Herbert E. Brekle, German typographer and linguist, dies at 82
  • Khaled Mohieddin, Egyptian military officer (member of the Revolutionary Command Council), dies at 95