July 6 in the history of the Birmingham District:
- 2011: Connie Rowe began her term as chief of the Jasper Police Department.
- 2009: FM 105.5 switched from "The Vulcan" (modern rock format) to WERC-FM, talk radio.
- 2007: Former Shelby County Sheriff James Jones died.
- 2007: Antique shop and art gallery What's on 2nd celebrated its grand opening.
- 2004: Skybucket Records released The One Night Record Project album.
- 2003: Baseball player Ed Chandler died.
- 2001: Cellist and public speaker Malik Kofi was born.
- 1980: Actress and producer Gail Patrick died.
- 1976: Vulcan was placed on the National Register of Historic Places.
- 1964: Olympic 400-meter sprinter Lillie Leatherwood was born in Ralph.
- 1963: Jefferson County Commission member Shelia Smoot was born in Flint, Michigan.