What Happened on February 6, 1982

Historical Events

  • "Centerfold" by J. Geils Band hits #1 on pop chart

Famous Birthdays

  • Alice Eve, English actress, born in London, United Kingdom
  • Tank [Lü Jianzhong], Taiwanese singer, born in Taitung City, Taiwan

Famous Deaths

  • Ben Nicholson, English painter & sculptor (Circle), dies at 87
1982 Highlights

About February 6, 1982

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Waitangi Day (New Zealand)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Centerfold - The J. Geils Band
  • UK #1 Song: The Model/Computer Love - Kraftwerk