Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on May 6. From 1900 until now.
May 6 is under the sign of Taurus.
Famous birthdays on this day include George Clooney (1961), Tony Blair (1953) and Orson Welles (1915).
Several movies were released around May 6 over the years, such as M in 1931 directed by Fritz Lang and Johnny Got His Gun in 1971 directed by Dalton Trumbo.
But much more happened on May 6 over the years: find out below
Which were the most popular Movies released around May 6 over the years?
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Which were the important events of May 6?
- 2019 Syrian Civil War, 2019 Idlib offensive: The Syrian Arab Army launches a ground offensive against HTS and NFL-held areas in northern Hama and southern Idlib, after six days of intensive airstrikes on the region. (Fars) (Reuters) (ABC News)
- 2018 The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) open fire on a group of Palestinian men trying to sabotage the Israeli-Gazan border fence, killing three and injuring two others. The IDF also attacks a Hamas outpost near the border, stating that the location was used to launch incendiary kites and other objects in an attempt to burn Israeli fields. (The Jerusalem Post)
- 2017 War in Afghanistan (2001–present): Pope Francis criticizes naming the U.S. military's biggest non-nuclear explosive as the Mother of All Bombs, saying that the word "mother" should not be used in reference to a deadly weapon. (Reuters)
- 2016 Syrian Civil War: Aleppo offensive (May 2016): More than 72 are killed in clashes between Al-Nusra Front and Syrian government forces in Khan Tuman south of Aleppo, Syria. (i24 News) (VOA News)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 6 over the years?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- 2017 Kendrick Lamar - Humble.
- 2016 Desiigner - Panda
- 2015 Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth - See You Again
- 2014 Pharrell Williams - Happy
- 2013 P!nk - Just Give Me A Reason
- 2012 Gotye - Somebody That I Used To Know
- 2011 Katy Perry - E.T.
- 2010 B.o.B. - Nothin' On You
- 2009 The Black Eyed Peas - Boom Boom Pow
- 2008 Lil Wayne - Lollipop
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Top #1 Rock songs
Which were the most popular books released around May 6 over the years?
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