On This Day

What Happened on February 6, 1986

Historical Events

  • NJ Devil Peter McNab becomes 42nd NHLer to score 350 goals

Famous Birthdays

  • Alice Greczyn, American actress, born in Walnut Creek, California
  • Brendan Taylor, Zimbabwean cricketer, born in Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Tony Johnson Jr., American mixed martial artist (KOTC heavyweight champion 2010), born in Killeen, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Dandy Nichols [Daisy Sander], British actress (Till Death Us Do Part, Confessions of a Window Cleaner), dies at 78
  • Frederick Coutts, Scottish 8th Salvation Army General, dies at 86
  • Minoru Yamasaki, American architect (World Trade Center, NY), dies at 73
1986 Highlights

About February 6, 1986

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 10 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Waitangi Day (New Zealand)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius