April 6

April 6 is under the sign of Aries. Famous birthdays on this day include Paul Rudd (1969), Zach Braff (1975) and Pauline Lafont (1963). Several movies were released around April 6 over the years, such as Sherlock Jr. in 1924 directed by Buster Keaton and Miseria e nobiltà in 1954 directed by Mario Mattoli.
But much more happened on April 6 over the years: find out below

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Sherlock Jr.

Release year: 1924

Directed by: Buster Keaton

Starring: Buster Keaton, Kathryn McGuire, Joe Keaton, Erwin Connelly

Country: United States of America

Miseria e nobiltà

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Mario Mattoli

Starring: Totò, Sophia Loren, Enzo Turco, Dolores Palumbo

Say Anything...

Release year: 1989

Directed by: Cameron Crowe

Starring: John Cusack, Ione Skye, John Mahoney, Lili Taylor

Country: United States of America

Roma

Release year: 2004

Directed by: Adolfo Aristarain

Starring: Juan Diego Botto, Susú Pecoraro, José Sacristán, Agustín Garvíe

Finis terrae

Release year: 1929

Directed by: Jean Epstein

Starring: Gibois, Jean-Marie Laot, Malgorn, François Morin

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 6?


    Holidays

  • Saint Isolde
  • Tartan Day, a day set aside for the celebration of Scottish influence.
  • The date of organization of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and the start of the Restoration Movement by Joseph Smith Junior. Also the date on which this church believes Jesus Christ was born.
  • In Thailand, April 6th marks Chakri Day - a day to commemorate King Rama I, founder of the Chakri dynasty.
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    Events

  • 2019 Second Libyan Civil War, 2019 Western Libya offensive: Militias loyal to the internationally-recognised Government of National Accord launch a counterattack on Libyan National Army troops in the southern outskirts of Tripoli. (The Washington Post)Libyan National Army Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar declares a no-fly zone for military aircraft over western Libya, after LNA forces were targeted by airstrikes from GNA warplanes that took off from Misrata Airport. (Al Arabiya)
  • 2018 2018 Gaza border protests: United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres warns Israel to use "extreme caution" as further protests are held at the Gazan border. Israeli Defence Forces open fire again, killing at least seven Palestinians. (The Guardian)Protestors begin burning tyres at the border. (The Guardian)
  • 2017 2017 Saint Petersburg Metro bombing: Russian authorities discover and deactivate an explosive device in a Saint Petersburg flat, during ongoing raids occurring in response to the bombing. (BBC)
  • 2016 Syrian Civil War: Aleppo offensive (April 2016): The Syrian Army and its allies launch an offensive south of Aleppo. (Jerusalem Post)
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Books

Which were the most popular books released around April 6 over the years?

Vox

Year: 1992

By: Nicholson Baker

Baker has written a novel that remaps the territory of sex--solitary and telephonic, lyrical and profane, comfortable and dangerous. Written in the form of a phone conversation between two strangers, Vox

Be Cool

Year: 1999

By: Elmore Leonard

Get Shorty’s Chili Palmer is back in Be Cool, a classic novel of suspense from New York Times bestselling author Elmore Leonard.

Killing Patton

Year: 2015

By: Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard

Readers around the world have thrilled to Killing Lincoln, Killing Kennedy, and Killing Jesus--riveting works of nonfiction that journey into the heart of the most famous murders in history.

Unbroken

Year: 2011

By: Laura Hillenbrand

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE • Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader’s Circle for author chats and more.In

Fire In The Ashes

Year: 1954

By: Theodore Harold White

This is the story of a new Europe rising from the ashes of despair - and of America's great adventure as leader of the Western world.

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