February 6, 2012 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 6.9 magnitude quake hits near the central Philipines with 43 confirmed deaths

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Queen Elizabeth II marks the 60th anniversary of becoming British monarch, becoming only the second to do so

Queen of the United Kingdom Elizabeth II
Queen of the United Kingdom
Elizabeth II

Deaths in History

  • Antoni Tapies, Spanish artist, dies at 88
  • Janice Voss, American astronaut, dies from breast cancer at 55