What Happened on February 4, 2006

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • A stampede occurs in the ULTRA Stadium near Manila killing 71.

Famous Weddings

  • 2004 Summer Olympics badminton player gold medalist Taufik Hidayat (24) weds Armi Dianti Gumelar at Hotel Mulia Senayan in Jakarta
  • Daughter of June Carter country singer Carlene Carter (50) weds Joe Brown began at Cinnamon Hill in Jamaica

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Betty Friedan, American writer and feminist, dies of congestive heart failure at 85

  • Myron Waldman, American animator (b. 1908)