CMN Almanac

Today is Monday, March 6th, the 65th day of the year. There are 300

Marion Berry
Marion Berry

days remaining until the end of the year.

HOLIDAYS and OBSERVANCES  Irish American History Month,

Music in Our Schools Month, National Craft Month, National Nutrition

Month, National Peanut Month, National Women’s History Month, Red

Cross Month, Social Workers Month, Dentist Day, National Frozen Food Day


Mary Wilson
Mary Wilson

Willie Stargell, 83, Hall of Fame baseball player

Anna Maria Horsford, 74, actress

Steadman Graham. 74, entrepreneur

D.L. Hughley, 60, comedian/actor

Jamal Anderson, 51, football player

Shaquille O’Neal, 51, basketball player

D.L. Hughley
D.L. Hughley

Michael Finley, 48, basketball player

Beanie Sigel, 49, rapper

Lex Luger, 32, music producer

Marcus Smart, 29, basketball player


Wes Montgomery, 98, musician (d. 1968)

Marion S. Barry, 87, former mayor of Washington, D.C. (d. 2014)

Mary Wilson, 79, singer (The Supremes) (d. 2020)


Shaquille O'Neal
Shaquille O’Neal

King Floyd, 2006, singer/musician (b. 1945)

Kirby Puckett, 2006, Hall of Fame baseball player (b. 1961)


1775 – 1st Negro Mason in north America initiated, Boston.

1867 – Dred Scott Decision: US Supreme Court rules Africans cannot

be U.S. citizens.

1957 – Centenary of Dred Scott slavery court decision marked by

Muhammad Ali
Muhammad Ali

rediscovery of Scott’s grave.

1964 – Cassius Clay joins the Nation of Islam and its leader Elijah

Muhammad renames him Muhammad Ali.

1967 – Muhammad Ali is ordered by selective service to be inducted.

1985 – Mike Tyson KOs Hector Mercedes in 1 round in his 1st pro fight.


Being a Pisces born on March 6th, your personality is defined by a self-sacrificing and sensitive nature. Your friends and family would be the first to attest to your kind-hearted, generous nature. There have been numerous times where you willingly sacrifice your time or resources for the well-being of another. Even more impressive is the fact that your selfless kindness is not solely reserved for loved ones, but strangers alike. In all aspects of life, you display sensitivity and emotional awareness.