February 6th: What is special about this date?

February 6th marks the 37th day of the Gregorian calendar year. There are 328 days remaining until the end of the year (or 329 days in case of leap years). Discover famous birthdays on February 6th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to February 6th and what happened on February 6th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about February 6th.


February 6th: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On February 6th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Ronald Reagan
    Ronald Reagan (1911)

    American politician.

  • Zsa Zsa Gabor
    Zsa Zsa Gabor (1917)

    Zsa zsa gabor was a hungarian-born actress known for her glamorous lifestyle and numerous marriages.

  • Nora Fatehi
    Nora Fatehi (1992)

    Nora Fatehi is a Canadian actress and dancer who has appeared in Bollywood films and is known for her dance performances.

  • Mamie Van Doren
    Mamie Van Doren (1931)

    Mamie van doren is an american actress, singer, and sex symbol known for her roles in 1950s and 1960s films.

  • Crystal Reed
    Crystal Reed (1985)

    Crystal Reed is an actress known for her roles in TV series like 'Teen Wolf' and 'Gotham.

  • Natalie Cole
    Natalie Cole (1950)

    American singer, noted family, and the daughter of nat "king", cole, a popular music entertainer from the '50s.

  • Tom Brokaw
    Tom Brokaw (1940)

    American broadcast journalist and writer.

  • Rip Torn
    Rip Torn (1931)

    American actor, director of stage and screen, emmy-winning, oscar-nominated leading actor and character player in more than 50 tv and movie...

  • Mike Farrell
    Mike Farrell (1939)

    American screenwriter, actor, director, and producer.

  • David Hayter
    David Hayter (1969)

    American voice actor.

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February 6th: who died on this date?

On February 6th the following celebrities died:

  • Joseph Cotten
    Joseph Cotten (1994)

    American actor on the radio, film and stage.

  • Guy Madison
    Guy Madison (1996)

    American actor who played the role of wild bill hickock on tv and radio.

  • Danny Thomas
    Danny Thomas (1991)

    American actor, producer, and humanitarian (b. 1914).

  • James Whitmore
    James Whitmore (2009)

    American actor who plays on film and stage.

  • Philip Carey
    Philip Carey (2009)

    American actor on stage, film, and television.

  • Irwin Corey
    Irwin Corey (2017)

    American comedian and actor (b. 1914).

  • Alec McCowen
    Alec McCowen (2017)

    Tunbridge wells (england) -- actor (never say never again).

  • Dandy Nichols
    Dandy Nichols (1985)

    Actress (confessions of a window cleaner), dead at 78.

  • Latha Mangeshkar (2022)

    Latha Mangeshkar was an Indian playback singer and music director who is considered one of the greatest and most influential singers of all...

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February 6th: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On February 6th, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Aquarius according to the Western Zodiac.

Aquarius zodiac sign

February 6th: what is special about the Aquarius sign?

The Aquarius sign encompasses people born between January 20th and February 18th.

You can discover Aquarius's personality traits and attitude and Aquarius's most and least compatible signs.

If you're a Aquarius born in February discover why February born are so special.


February 6th: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on February 6th in history:

  • Feb 6, 1919: The Seattle General Strike begins. Over 65,000 workers strike.
  • Feb 6, 1933: Highest recorded sea wave (not tsunami), 34 metres (112 feet), in Pacific hurricane near Manila, Philippines.
  • Feb 6, 1945: Russian Red Army crosses the river Oder.
  • Feb 6, 1965: Kelly opens and closes at Broadhurst Theater, New York City
  • Feb 6, 1975: US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
  • Feb 6, 1977: Harley Race beats Terry Funk in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, to become NWA wrestling champion.
  • Feb 6, 1987: No-smoking rules take effect in US federal buildings.
  • Feb 6, 1990: Brett Hull becomes first son of NHL 50 goal scorer (Bobby) to score 50.
  • Feb 6, 1994: Government Inspector closes at Lyceum Theater NYC after 37 performances
  • Feb 6, 2000: Second Chechen War: Russia captures Grozny, Chechnya, forcing the separatist Chechen Republic of Ichkeria government into exile.
  • Feb 6, 2006: Costa Rica's presidential election is close and difficult to call.
  • Feb 6, 2008: In just two days, more than 60 tornadoes struck the US South. They killed 48 people and injured over 150.

What day of the year is February 6th?

February 6th marks the 37th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar.

There are 328 days remaining until the end of the year (or 329 days in case of leap years).

February 6th is the 6th day of the month of February.


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