Comes May the 6th!
Here’s a few things that have happened on May the 6th (over different years).
- 2004 The final episode of Friends is aired
- 1994 The Channel Tunnel linking the United Kingdom with France is opened
- 1992 Marlene Dietrich passes
- 1976 A massive earthquake hits northeast Italy
- 1957 The last episode of “I Love Lucy” aired
- 1937 The Hindenburg zeppelin filled with hydrogen goes up in flames – killing 36 of the 97 persons aboard.
- 1915 American baseball player Babe Ruth, hit his first major league home run; he finished his career with 714 homers, a record that stood until 1974.
- 1877 Crazy Horse, a leader in the Sioux resistance to European Americans’ invasion of the northern Great Plains, surrendered in Nebraska.
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