February 6, 1989 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Solidarity union leader Lech Wałęsa begins negotiating with Polish government

Polish Politician and Labor Activist Lech Wałęsa
Polish Politician and Labor Activist
Lech Wałęsa

Deaths in History

  • Barbara Tuchman, historian (Guns of August-Pulitzer), dies at 77
  • Chris Gueffroy, East German attempted defector (b. 1968)