July 6th: What is special about this date?

July 6th marks the 187th day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 188th in case of leap years). There are 178 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on July 6th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to July 6th and what happened on July 6th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about July 6th.


July 6th: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On July 6th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Sylvester Stallone
    Sylvester Stallone (1946)

    American actor who achieved overnight success by writing and starring as rocky in 1976, an oscar-winning picture.

  • Kevin Hart
    Kevin Hart (1979)

    Kevin hart is a popular american comedian known for his stand-up comedy specials and roles in various comedy films.

  • 50 Cent
    50 Cent (1975)

    50 cent is an american rapper known for his hit albums and singles, as well as his business ventures in the entertainment industry.

  • Nancy Reagan
    Nancy Reagan (1921)

    American first lady, wife of president ronald reagan.

  • Geoffrey Rush
    Geoffrey Rush (1951)

    Geoffrey rush is an australian actor known for his versatile performances in both film and theater, including his academy award-winning role...

  • Burt Ward
    Burt Ward (1945)

    Burt ward is an american tv actor best known for his role as robin in the 1960s batman television series.

  • Nathalie Baye
    Nathalie Baye (1948)

    French actress, who has starred in films such as "day for night," the man who loved women", and "the return of martin guerre.

  • Audrey Fleurot
    Audrey Fleurot (1977)

    Audrey fleurot is a french actress known for her roles in popular tv series such as 'spiral' and 'the intouchables'.

  • Janet Leigh
    Janet Leigh (1927)

    American actress and author, leigh is best known for her scene in the shower in psycho in 1960.

  • Merv Griffin
    Merv Griffin (1925)

    American entertainer and tv host.

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July 6th: who died on this date?

On July 6th the following celebrities died:

  • Cameron Boyce
    Cameron Boyce (2019)

    Cameron boyce was a talented tv actor known for his roles in disney channel shows and movies, such as 'jessie' and 'descendants'.

  • Louis Armstrong
    Louis Armstrong (1971)

    American jazz trumpeter.

  • James Caan
    James Caan (2022)

    American actor.

  • Buddy Ebsen
    Buddy Ebsen (2003)

    Buddy ebsen was an american actor known for his role as jed clampett in the television series the beverly hillbillies.

  • Roy Rogers
    Roy Rogers (1998)

    American entertainer and star cowboy movie star from the 1930s.

  • Robert McNamara
    Robert McNamara (2009)

    American business executive, president of a world bank and official in government who was secretary of defense during the bay of pigs war...

  • Evan Hunter
    Evan Hunter (2005)

    American novelist (born in 1926).

  • Cameron Mitchell
    Cameron Mitchell (1994)

    Dallastown, pennsylvania -- actor (buck high chaparral).

  • Kasey Rogers
    Kasey Rogers (2006)

    American actress and author (d. 2006).

  • Gail Patrick
    Gail Patrick (1980)

    Actress (my man godfrey), passes away from leukemia at the age of 69.

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July 6th: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On July 6th, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Cancer according to the Western Zodiac.

Cancer zodiac sign

July 6th: what is special about the Cancer sign?

The Cancer sign encompasses people born between June 21st and July 22nd.

You can discover Cancer's personality traits and attitude and Cancer's most and least compatible signs.

If you're a Cancer born in July discover why July born are so special.


July 6th: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on July 6th in history:

  • Jul 6, 1919: British R-34 lands in NY, 1st airship to cross Atlantic
  • Jul 6, 1933: 1st All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 4-2 at Comiskey Park, Chicago
  • Jul 6, 1957: 64th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Althea Gibson beats Darlene Hard
  • Jul 6, 1960: Dr Barbara Moore completes a 3,207-mile walk from Los Angeles to New York City.
  • Jul 6, 1965: Rock group "Jefferson Airplane" forms.
  • Jul 6, 1975: Argentine government falls
  • Jul 6, 1987: Pakistan score their 1st innings win over England, at Leeds
  • Jul 6, 1990: After pitching a no-hitter lose, New York Yankee Andy Hawkins pitches a complete 12 inn game and loses 2-0
  • Jul 6, 1994: Irina Privalova runs 100m European Record
  • Jul 6, 2000: A tug and a barge towing it collide in Middletown, Rhode Island USA. 53,000 litres of oil were spilled into Narragansett bay.
  • Jul 6, 2006: After 44 years, the Nathula Pass, which connects India and China and was sealed in the Sino-Indian War of 1962, is now reopened. (Zee News),
  • Jul 6, 2008: Gunmen shoot and kill a United Nations official from Mogadishu, as he is leaving a mosque.

What day of the year is July 6th?

July 6th marks the 187th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 188th in case of leap years).

There are 178 days remaining until the end of the year.

July 6th is the 6th day of the month of July.