What Happened on February 6, 1994

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Government Inspector" closes at Lyceum Theater NYC after 37 performances
  • Dawn Coe-Jones wins LPGA Healthsouth Palm Beach Golf Classic
  • Jose Maria Figueres elected president of Costa Rica
  • Leonid Voloshin triple jumps world record 17.77m
  • Martti Ahtisaari elected president of Finland
  • NFL Pro Bowl: NFC beats AFC 17-3

Famous Deaths

  • Ignace Strasfogel, Polish/US pianist/conductor/composer, dies at 84

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jack Kirby, cartoonist (X-Men, Spider-Man, Hulk), dies at 76

Comic Book Artist and Writer Jack Kirby
Comic Book Artist and Writer
Jack Kirby
  • Joseph Cotten, actor (Citizen Kane), dies at 88
  • Norman Del Mar, conductor/writer (Conducting Brahms), dies at 74