On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 2020

Historical Events

  • Russia refuses to reduce oil production over coronavirus COVID-19 fears, breaking with Saudi Arabia and OPEC and prompting a price war

Famous Deaths

  • Henri Richard, Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame center (record 11 Stanley Cups; 9 x NHL All Star; Montreal Canadiens), dies from Alzheimer's disease at 84
  • McCoy Tyner, American jazz pianist (John Coltrane Quartet), dies at 81
2020 Highlights

About March 6, 2020

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces