6 October is the 279th day of the year (280th in leap years). There are 86 days remaining until the end of the year.
Behind the scenes
- 1990: Scarlett Byrne, the actress who plays Pansy Parkinson in the film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, is born.
- 2015: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone to be released with over 100 full-colour illustrations.