This Day in History: According to the Gregorian calendar, 6 August is the 218th day of the year and the 219th day of a leap year.
On this day let’s see some important events and anniversaries. We have compiled a list of some monumental events that happened all around the world on 6 August as well as the birthdays of famous people.
77 years since #Hiroshima was struck by an #AtomicBomb killing thousands. The U.S. is STILL proliferating #NuclearWeapons— Better World Info (@BetterWorldInfo) August 3, 2022
August 6th we mark #HiroshimaDay and fight for #Peace and #Disarmament. We say #NoToNukes and call for a #NuclearBan
Learn more ➡️ https://t.co/VYpVrHbcBX
During the British Raj, an architectural style known as Indo-Saracenic #architecture became popular.— Kitty (@KittyThinks) August 5, 2020
It marries Gothic-Revival elements with traditional classic #Indian styles. One of the most beautiful examples of this is the Madras High Court (inaugurated in 1862). pic.twitter.com/EBBNhBNLVd
My heartfelt tribute to the former External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj Ji, on her death anniversary.— Ashwini Vaishnaw (@AshwiniVaishnaw) August 6, 2021
She will always be remembered as a great orator and an exceptional leader who has always been an inspiration for many of us. pic.twitter.com/kAXdSIT4Ln
Gertrude Ederle becomes the first woman to swim the English Channel in 1926. pic.twitter.com/xwbR6bI3xn— History Defined (@historydefined) June 12, 2022