6th April

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2005 Prince Rainier III dies Prince Rainier III of Monaco dies at the age of 81. He is succeded by Prince Albert II.
1997 NASA shuttle Columbia returns early NASA brings home the space shuttle Columbia 12 days early amid fears over a defective fuel cell.
1969 Martin Luther King - race riots erupt Dozens of major cities in the United States are rocked by an escalation in the race riots following the assassination of Martin Luther King.
1906 John Betjeman born John Betjeman, later to become Poet Laureat was born on this day
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On This Day - 6th April