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Number of Records Matching Query: 39
 
THE WORLD WIDE WEB
EVENT
 
Event Date: Tuesday 6 August 1991
Description: Sir Timothy John "Tim" Berners-Lee, OM, KBE, FRS, FREng, FRSA (born 8 June 1955, also known as "TimBL", is a British computer scientist, MIT professor and the inventor of the World Wide Web.
Summary: The World Wide Web ("WWW" or simply the "Web") is a global information medium which users can read and write via computers connected to the Internet. On August 6, 1991, Berners-Lee posted a short summary of the World Wide Web project on the alt.hypertext newsgroup. This date also marked the debut of the Web as a publicly available service on the Internet

JASON CRUMP - SPEEDWAY RIDER
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 6 August 1975
Description: Australian international motorcycle speedway rider.
Summary: Jason Phillip Crump born, Bristol, England. An Australian international motorcycle speedway rider. He is a three-time Speedway World Champion, a World Cup winner and a former World Under-21 Champion. His first Grand Prix victory came in 1996

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 August
Summary: THE TROGGS. "WITH A GIRL LIKE YOU"

STEVIE WONDER
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 August
Summary: CAR CRASH 1973. CAROLINA. USA

MEMPHIS MINNIE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 August
Summary: DIES. 1973 BLUES SINGER IN THE 1930's

THE ATOMIC BOMB
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 August
Summary: DROPPED IN 1945, OVER HIROSHIMA BY THE UNITED STATES.

RAMONES LAST CONCERT
EVENT
 
Event Date: Tuesday 6 August 1996
Description: The Ramones play their final show at The Palace in Hollywood.
Summary: Influential punk rock group The Ramones play their final show at The Palace in Hollywood. The Ramones were an American rock band that formed in the New York City neighborhood of Forest Hills, Queens, in 1974. They are often cited as the first punk rock group.

LEO CARRILLO
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 6 August 1880
Description: Actor, USA

CATHERINE HICKS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 1951
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA

LUCILLE BALL
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 6 August 1911
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA

ELLIOT SMITH
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 6 August 1969
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA

DAVID CAMPBELL
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 1973
Description: Vocalist, Australia

MIKE SARNE
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 6 August 1940
Description: Vocalist, Director, Writer, Actor, Singer and Producer, UK

ROBERT MITCHUM
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 1917
Description: Actor, Vocalist, USA

BUDDY COLLETTE
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 6 August 1921
Description: Saxophonist, USA

ANDY WARHOL
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 1928
Description: Painter, Record Producer. USA

JIMMY RICKS
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 6 August 1924
Description: Vocalist, USA

ROGER WATERS
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 6 August 1944
Description: Bassist, UK

MARGO SILVIA
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 6 August 1936
Description: Vocalist, USA

VINNIE VINCENT
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 6 August 1952
Description: Guitarist, USA

FAITH PRINCE
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 6 August 1957
Description: Actress, Singer, USA

MIKE ELLIOT
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 6 August 1929
Description: Saxophonist, West Indies

JOHN CONGAS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 1945
Description: Vocalist , Composer, South Africa

JOHN KONGAS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 1945
Description: Vocalist, South Africa.

DONNA LEWIS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 1973
Description: Vocalist , Composer

NORMAN GRANZ
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 6 August 1918
Description: Record producer, USA

DARYL SOMERS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 1951
Description: Vocalist, TV Host, Drummer

GERI HALLIWELL
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 6 August 1972
Description: Vocalist, Actress, UK

ABBEY LINCOLN
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 6 August 1930
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Composer, USA

ELLITOT SMITH
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 6 August 1969
Description: Guitarist, Vocalist, USA

RUGGIERO RICCI
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 2012
Description: Violinist, USA

DOMENICO MODUGNO
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 6 August 1994
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Italy

RICK JAMES
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 6 August 2004
Description: Vocalist, Keyboardist, USA

MEMPHIS MINNIE
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 1973
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist

GENE AMMONS
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 6 August 1974
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, USA

BIX BEIDERBECKE
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 6 August 1931
Description: Cornet, Composer, Pianist

MARVIN HAMLISCH
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 2012
Description: Composer, Films, USA

CATFISH COLLINS
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 6 August 2010
Description: Guitarist, USA

KETER BETTS
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 6 August 2005
Description: Double bassist, US

 
 
 
 

 
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