What Happened on October 6, 2020

Historical Events

  • Nobel Prize for Physics awarded to Roger Penrose, Reinhard Genzel and Andrea M. Ghez for work on black holes

Famous Deaths

Eddie Van HalenEddie Van Halen (1955-2020)

Dutch-American rock guitarist (Van Halen - "You Really Got Me"; "Jump"), dies of throat cancer at 65 [1]

  • Johnny Nash, American pop-reggae-soul singer-songwriter and record producer (I Can See Clearly Now), dies at 80 [1]
2020 Highlights

About October 6, 2020

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 3 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Franchise - Travis Scott Featuring Young Thug & M.I.A.
  • UK #1 Song: Mood - 24kGoldn Ft. Iann Dior