6th December

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2005 David Cameron is the new Conservative Party leader David Cameron is elected leader of the Conservative Party with a large majority.
1983 First heart and lung transplant in Britain Lars Ljungberg becomes the first person to receive a heart and lung transplant in Britain, the donor was a lady who had died the previous day.
1978 Spain votes on its future constitution The Spanish population turn out to vote in a national referendum on the proposed new constitution for Spain. King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia support the proposal and are among the first to vote.
1975 Three IRA men take couple hostage Three armed IRA members take a couple hostage in their home in Balcombe Street, London.
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On This Day - 6th December