Why is July 6th significant? In 1945, President Harry S. Truman signed an executive order establishing the Medal of Freedom. Nicaragua became the first nation to ratify the United Nations Charter. In 1957, Althea Gibson became the first black tennis player to win a Wimbledon singles title as she defeated fellow American Darlene Hard 6-3, 6-2.
What happened on July 6th 2021? Tropical Storm Elsa made landfall in Cuba on Monday afternoon, hitting the island with high winds and heavy rains as it pushed north toward Florida. In the United States, authorities issued tropical storm warnings for the Florida Keys, which felt the storm’s outer rain bands on Monday.
What happened on July 6th 2011? 2011 Libyan civil war: Rebels launch an offensive in the western Nafusa Mountains. (Reuters) al-Qwalish is taken by anti-Gaddafi forces, who make gains of 12 kilometres, after a battle lasting 6 hours.
What happened on 6th July in India? 6 July is the birth anniversary of Ramkrishna Gopal Bhandarkar, Syama Prasad Mookerjee, Laxmibai Kelkar, Dalai Lama, Anwar Jalalpuri, Anil Madhav Dave, and Ranveer Singh. 6 July is also observed as the death anniversary of Man Singh, Pratap Narayan Mishra, Jagjivan Ram, Chetan Anand, and Dhirajlal Hirachand Ambani.