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  • U.S.
    Monday Jan 06, 1958

    Frank Sinatra

    Releasing The Album "Come Fly with Me"

    U.S.
    Monday Jan 06, 1958

    In 1958 Sinatra released the concept album Come Fly with Me with Billy May, designed as a musical world tour. It reached the top spot on the Billboard album chart in its second week, remaining at the top for five weeks,and was nominated for the Grammy Award for Album of the Year at the inaugural Grammy Awards. The title song, "Come Fly With Me", written especially for him, would become one of his best known standards.




  • Iran
    Friday Jan 06, 1978

    Iranian Revolution

    The article "Iran and Red and Black Colonization"

    Iran
    Friday Jan 06, 1978

    On 7 January 1978, an article ("Iran and Red and Black Colonization") appeared in the national daily Ettela'at newspaper. Written under a pseudonym by a government agent, it denounced Khomeini as a "British agent" and a "mad Indian poet" conspiring to sell out Iran to neo-colonialists and communists. Upon the publishing of the article, religious seminary students in the city of Qom, angered over the insult to Khomeini, clashed with police. According to the government, two were killed in the clash; according to the opposition, seventy were killed and over five hundred were injured. However, the casualty figures are different in different sources.




  • Majnoon Island, Iraq
    Monday Jan 06, 1986

    Iran–Iraq War

    Attempting To retake Majnoon Island

    Majnoon Island, Iraq
    Monday Jan 06, 1986

    On 6 January 1986, the Iraqis launched an offensive attempting to retake Majnoon Island. However, they were quickly bogged down into a stalemate against 200,000 Iranian infantrymen, reinforced by amphibious divisions. However, they managed to gain a foothold in the southern part of the island.




  • England
    Tuesday Jan 06, 2009

    Prince Harry

    The Royal Household

    England
    Tuesday Jan 06, 2009

    On 6 January 2009, the Queen granted Harry and William their own royal household.




  • Radio City Music Hall, New York, U.S.
    Wednesday Jan 06, 2010

    Aaron Hernandez

    Deciding to enter the draft

    Radio City Music Hall, New York, U.S.
    Wednesday Jan 06, 2010

    On January 6, 2010, Hernandez announced his decision to forgo his remaining eligibility and enter the 2010 NFL Draft. He attended the NFL Scouting Combine but was unable to perform any physical drills after tearing a muscle in his back during the offseason. On March 17, 2010, Hernandez participated at Florida's pro day and performed all of the combine drills. His time in the 40-yard dash would have ranked fourth among all tight ends at the NFL Combine. Hernandez also performed 30 repetitions of 225 pounds on the bench press and would have been the top performance of all tight ends, surpassing Dennis Pitta's top performance of 27 repetitions.




  • U.S.
    Thursday Jan 06, 2011

    Apple Inc.

    Mac App Store

    U.S.
    Thursday Jan 06, 2011

    On January 6, 2011, the company opened its Mac App Store, a digital software distribution platform similar to the iOS App Store.




  • U.S.
    Thursday Jan 06, 2011

    DC Comics

    DC announced that it would end all ongoing series set in the DC Universe in August and relaunch its comic line

    U.S.
    Thursday Jan 06, 2011

    On June 1, 2011, DC announced that it would end all ongoing series set in the DC Universe in August and relaunch its comic line with 52 issue #1s, starting with Justice League on August 31 (written by Geoff Johns and drawn by Jim Lee), with the rest to follow later on in September.


  • Italy
    Saturday Jan 06, 2018

    Ciro Immobile

    Super hat-trick

    Italy
    Saturday Jan 06, 2018

    On 6 January 2018, Immobile scored four goals in the first half away to SPAL, the first Lazio player to score multiple hat-tricks in a season in 16 years; Lazio eventually won the match 5–2.


  • Naypyidaw, Myanmar
    Sunday Jan 06, 2019

    Conflict in Myanmar

    The Office of the President of Myanmar held a high-level meeting on national security in the capital

    Naypyidaw, Myanmar
    Sunday Jan 06, 2019

    Following the attacks, the Office of the President of Myanmar held a high-level meeting on national security in the capital Naypyidaw on 7 January 2019, and instructed the Defense Ministry to increase troop deployments in the areas that were attacked and to use aircraft if necessary.


  • Tehran, Iran
    Monday Jan 06, 2020

    Qasem Soleimani

    The Body arrived Tehran

    Tehran, Iran
    Monday Jan 06, 2020

    On 6 January, the body of Soleimani and other casualties arrived at the Iranian capital Tehran. Huge crowds, reportedly hundreds of thousands or millions, packed the streets. Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, who had a close relationship with Soleimani, led the traditional Islamic prayer for the dead, weeping at one point in front of the flag-draped coffins.


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