What Happened on February 6, 1981

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • "Brady Brides" debuts on NBC TV

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Beatles Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr & George Harrison record a tribute to John Lennon

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney
Beatles Drummer Ringo Starr
Beatles Drummer
Ringo Starr
Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
Singer-Songwriter
George Harrison

Film release premierFilm Release

Crime film "Fort Apache: The Bronx" starring Paul Newman released amid protests in the US

Actor & Entrepreneur Paul Newman
Actor & Entrepreneur
Paul Newman
  • Suleiman Nyambui runs world record 5k indoor (13:20.4)

Famous Birthdays

  • Calum Best, American model
  • Jens Lekman, Swedish musician
  • Ty Warren, National Football League defensive lineman

Famous Deaths

  • Frederika of Hanover, Queen Consort of Greece (b. 1917)
  • Hugo Montenegro, American film music composer (b. 1925)