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Following is our collection of super amazing and curious facts and details explaining April 6. This list is intended for research in school, for college students or just to feed your brain with. Possible use cases are in quizzes, differences, homework facts legend, cover facts, and many more. But nevertheless learn why is April 6 so important!

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Top 10 April 6 facts that will blow your mind.

  1. One man won $6 million in one night from one casino. Don Johnson singlehandedly ruined the Tropicana's April 2011 revenue through blackjack; he'd already won $9 million at two other casinos. He is now banned from most Atlantic City casinos.

  2. On April 6. 1893 Andy Bowen and Jack Burke were involved in the longest boxing fight in history. The fight lasted 111 rounds (3 minute rounds each), it took 7 hours and 19 minutes until referee John Duffy called "no contest" after both men were too dazed and tired to come out of their corners.

  3. Than on the 18th of April, 1930, a slow news day, the BBC's 6:30 PM radio announcer said “There is no news” and went off the air.

  4. Hooters was founded on April 1, 1983 by a group of six businessmen called the Hooters 6. They chose April Fools' Day as a joke because they believed it was going to fail.

  5. In March 2005, Tori Alamaze released Don't Cha as her debut single. The song failed and she was dropped. in April 2005 CeeLo Green gave the song to The Pussycat Dolls. They released it as their debut single, and the song reached No. 2 on Billboard, and sold more than 6 million copies worldwide.

  6. Female gives birth to 9 to 12 babies usually from March to April. Spiny bush vipers are 6 inches long at birth and have dark green bodies covered in wavy stripes. Young snakes attain adult coloration at the age of 3 to 4 months.

  7. Female gives birth to 4 to 9 babies (kits or cubs) from April to May, after gestation period of 31 to 32 days. Babies are naked, blind and helpless at birth. Only mother takes care of the babies. Young animals will start independent life 6 weeks after birth. Groundhogs reach sexual maturity at the age of two years and produce one litter per year.

  8. The battle was fought from April 30, 1863 until May 6, 1863.

  9. During the Battle of Shiloh in western Tennessee (April 6-7, 1862), Bragg ordered a costly frontal assault on the Union position known as the "Hornet's Nest," leading to high Confederate casualties, which allowed the Union forces time to regroup.

  10. Dormouse spends cold time of the year, from middle of October to April or May, in deep sleep (hibernation). Its body temperature and heart beats decrease significantly to preserve energy. During period of hibernation, dormouse uses body fats as only source of energy. Since hibernation can last more than 6 months, dormouse is also known as sleeper or sleep mouse.

Data charts defining April 6

April 6 figures with statistics charts presented as infographic.

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5 of 6 major reservoirs that supply water to Cape Town are drying up. The city will run out of water in April

april 6 fact data chart about April 25, 2017...6:05 p.m. Disney -Minnie Mouse...ME! (Syl)
April 25, 2017...6:05 p.m. Disney -Minnie Mouse...ME! (Syl)

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Interesting definitions that can be fact checked.

Chipmunks gather during the mating season that takes place from February to April. Female gives birth to 2 to 6 babies. Chipmunks are sized like a bumblebee at birth. They are blind, naked and helpless.

The longest recorded boxing match ever was 110 rounds long and lasted 7 hours, beginning around 9 p.m. on April 6, 1893 and ending the next day well after 4 a.m.

The United States joined the war in 1915 when the Lusitania was sunk. They physically entered the war on April 6, 1917. 116,000 troops were killed in the 7.5 months the U.S. was in combat.

April 4, June 6, October 10 and December 12 will all fall on the same day of the week in any yearThese days are called doomsdays, and are meant to help calculate the day of the week of any given date. In 2015 doomsdays are all on Saturday.

The battle was fought form April 6 to April 7, 1862.

On "Black Monday," April 13, 1360, a hail storm killed 1,000 English soldiers and 6,000 horses. Edward III, fearing it a sign from God, paused the Hundred Years' War.

The Battle of Shiloh, a Civil War battle fought between April 6-7, 1862 in Southwestern Tennessee. There were over 23,000 casualties. It was the battle with the highest number of casualties up to that point. Shiloh is a Hebrew word which means "Peace"

He ordered an attack of Major General Ulysses S. Grant's army at Pittsburgh Landing, Tennessee on April 6, 1862. Called the Battle of Shiloh, Johnston had caught Grant by surprise.

April 4 (4/4), June 6 (6/6), August 8 (8/8), October 10 (10/10) and December 12 (12/12) all fall on the same day of the year. Also, 5/9, 9/5, 7/11, and 11/7. For this year, that is, Saturday.

Surveyor 3, the 2nd U.S. spacecraft to make a soft landing on the Moon (Surveyor 2 crash landed) launched this day April 17, 1967. It was to send more than 6,300 pictures back to Earth.

Warner Brothers (Apr. 4, 1923), Walt Disney Company (Oct. 6, 1923), Columbia Pictures (Jan. 10, 1924) and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (April 17, 1924), were all founded in just over a year.

In April 1944 The Imperial Japanese Army committed 500,000 soldiers, 100,000 horses, 6,000 Artillery Pieces and 800 Tanks to an invasion of South China.

On the same day, April 6, 1974, was the first time a Swedish song hit #1 on the U.S. Top Charts and the First time Sweden won Eurovision (with a different song). The songs were: 'Hooked on a Feeling' with Blue Swede & Abba's 'Waterloo'.

Today, 22 April, is the 100th anniversary of the first effective mass use of poison gas in warfare, released by the Germans around 5:00 p.m. at the Battle of Gravenstafel Ridge, Ypres, Belgium. Some 6,000 French troops were killed or wounded.

April 6 infographics

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I started road cycling training back in April 2018. Graphed my progress on distance and average speed over the last 6 mo/60 rides using Strava data