6 January is the 6th day of the year. There are 359 days until the end of the year (360 in leap years).
- 1992: A new term starts at Hogwarts School. This is the second term of the 1991-1992 school year.
- 1997: Harry has his third lesson with Dumbledore.
Behind the scenes
- 1982: Eddie Redmayne, who will portray Newton Scamander in the film adaptations of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, is born.