On This Day

What Happened on February 6, 1976

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

George Harrison releases "This Guitar (Can't Keep From Crying)"

Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
George Harrison

Famous Birthdays

  • Kim Zmeskal, American gymnast (Olympic-92), born in Houston, Texas
  • Tanja Frieden, Swiss snowboarder, born in Bern, Switzerland

Famous Deaths

  • Ritwik Ghatak, Bengali filmmaker (Titash Ekti Nadir Naam), dies at 50
  • Vince Guaraldi, jazz pianist and composer (Peanuts TV specials), dies at 43