Usage examples for 6th

  1. The resolutions were passed, as the " Parliamentary History" records, " almost without debate," on the 6th of March. – The Constitutional History of England From 1760 to 1860 by Charles Duke Yonge
  2. Yours, received since that date, are of May the 15th, and June the 6th. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  3. On Dec 6th I have a note from Mr King about going to the Observatory. – Autobiography of Sir George Biddell Airy by George Biddell Airy
  4. The Queen gave a Costume Ball, at Buckingham Palace, on 6th June, which was a magnificent affair, and gave plenty of food for conversation. – Gossip in the First Decade of Victoria's Reign by John Ashton
  5. He died on the 6th of June. – Pius IX. And His Time by The Rev. Æneas MacDonell Dawson
  6. The debate was closed on the 6th, by Messrs. – History-of-the-Impeachment-of-Andrew-Johnson-President-of-the-United-States-by-the-House-of-Representatives-and-his-trial-by-the-Senate-for-high-crimes-and-misdemeanors-in-office-1868 by Ross, Edmund G. (Edmund Gibson)
  7. Dorset, 6th Earl of. – A Brief Handbook of English Authors by Oscar Fay Adams
  8. We shall, indeed, find that the mean proper motion of the stars down to the 6th magnitude scarcely amounts to a tenth part of this value. – Lectures on Stellar Statistics by Carl Vilhelm Ludvig Charlier
  9. On the night of the 6th of April Wellington gave orders for the assault. – History of Modern Europe 1792-1878 by C. A. Fyffe
  10. Some of us could hardly believe it at first, especially those who had belonged to the 6th Division. – A Prisoner in Turkey by John Still
  11. Your ball is on the night of the 6th. – The Bedford-Row Conspiracy by William Makepeace Thackeray
  12. By the 6th of August, the birthday of Prince Alfred, the Queen and the Prince were sufficiently recovered to pay a second visit with their children to Chobham, when a fresh series of manoeuvres were performed prior to the breaking up of the camp. – Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen, (Victoria) Vol II by Sarah Tytler
  13. Our accounts from England extend to the 6th instant, by way of Lisbon. – Memoirs and Correspondence of Admiral Lord de Saumarez. Vol II by Sir John Ross
  14. Ormonde became daily more and more distrusted; the people of Limerick and of Galway had both refused to receive him; and on the 6th of August the clergy met in synod at Jamestown, in the county Leitrim, and sent him a formal message, requesting his withdrawal from the kingdom, and asking for the appointment of some one in whom the people might have confidence. – An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800 by Mary Frances Cusack
  15. He is my 5th cousin,- 5th or 6th. – Sweet Cicely Or Josiah Allen as a Politician by Josiah Allen's Wife (Marietta Holley)
  16. The air ship was damaged beyond repair, but by September 6th another was completed, and on trial appeared to work well until, while travelling at speed, it was brought up and badly strained by the trail rope catching in trees. – The Dominion of the Air by J. M. Bacon
  17. It was a comfort when, the affairs of the Viscontis being at last satisfactorily arranged, he was able on June 6th to start on his journey back to France. – Honore de Balzac, His Life and Writings by Mary F. Sandars
  18. This letter was to inform me of his arrival on the banks of the Williorara on the 6th of the month, of his having been twice on the road in the hope of seeing us, and sent natives to procure intelligence of us, who returned in so exhausted a state, that he had given up all expectation of our being able to cross the hills. – Expedition into Central Australia by Charles Sturt
  19. On the 6th, we had a very heavy gale of wind from the northward, attended with lightning, which was the first I had seen since my arrival on the island. – An Historical Journal of the Transactions at Port Jackson and Norfolk Island by John Hunter