On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 2021

Historical Events

  • Armed police raid on drug traffickers kills 25 in cities deadliest ever, in a favela of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Famous Deaths

  • Carlos Timoteo Griguol, Argentine soccer midfielder (Atlanta, Rosario Central) and manager (Ferro Carril Oeste, Real Betis, River Plate), dies from COVID-19 at 84
  • Kentaro Miura, Japanese manga author (Berserk), dies at 54
  • Pervis Staples, American gospel vocalist (The Staple Singers -"Uncloudy Day"), dies at 85
2021 Highlights

About May 6, 2021

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 1 month and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus

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