On This Day

What Happened on February 6, 1966

Famous Birthdays

  • Rick Astley, English singer & songwriter (Never Gonna Give You Up), born in Newton-le-Willows, United Kingdom
  • Tom Tupa, American football punter & quarterback (Cleveland Browns, NE Patriots), born in Cleveland, Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • Algot Haquinius, Swedish pianist, and composer, dies at 79
  • Narcisa de León, Filipino film mogul, dies at 88
1966 Highlights

About February 6, 1966

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius