On This Day

What Happened on February 6, 1932

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st Olympic dog sled race at Lake Placid, New York (demonstration sport)
  • Fascist coup in the Memel territory

Famous Birthdays

  • Camilo Cienfuegos, Cuban revolutionary, born in Havana, Cuba (d. 1959)
  • Francois Truffaut, French director (Jules & Jim, Fahrenheit 451), born in Paris, France (d. 1984)