Historical Events on February 6th, 1951

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "Broker Special" train crashes in Woodbridge NJ, killing 84

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Radio commentator Paul Harvey arrested for trying to sneak into Argonne National Laboratory, a nuclear test site located 20 miles (32 km) west of Chicago

ABC Radio Broadcaster Paul Harvey
ABC Radio Broadcaster
Paul Harvey
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site Argonne Atomic Lab (Ill), to demonstrate lax in security