What Happened on February 1, 2014

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 14 people are killed after Mount Sinabung erupts in Indonesia

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Adam Silver becomes the 5th NBA Commissioner

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver
NBA Commissioner
Adam Silver
  • Ray Guy becomes the first pure NFL punter to be inducted in the hall of fame
  • Syrian civil war death toll reaches 130,000, while 4 million are displaced

Famous Deaths

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Maximilian Schell, Swiss-Austrian actor (Judgment at Nuremberg, The Pedestrian), dies at 83