Day Guide for Thursday August 6th 2020 What are the holidays on August 6th 2020?

This is our day guide for Thursday August 6th 2020 which shows you at a glance what's happening on this day around the world. Using the calendar on this page, you can look at a day guide for any day. Why not look up your birthday to see which holidays you share it with?


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General Information for August 6th 2020
There are 5 public holidays today.
Day 219 of 2020
147 days left in 2020
Week 32 of the year
On this Day in History
1965 - The Beatles album Help! is released and and becomes the first album in British music history to enter the charts at Number 1.
1945 - World War II: Hiroshima, Japan is devastated when the atomic bomb "Little Boy" is dropped by the United States B-29 Enola Gay. Around 70,000 people are killed instantly, and some tens of thousands die in subsequent years from burns and radiation poisoning.
1914 - World War I: Serbia declares war on Germany; Austria declares war on Russia.
1284 - The Republic of Pisa is defeated in the Battle of Meloria by the Republic of Genoa, thus losing its naval dominance in the Mediterranean.