On This Day

What Happened on February 6, 1995

Historical Events

  • Greg Blewett scores his 2nd century in his 2nd Test Cricket

Event of interestEvent of Interest

MLB outfielder Darryl Strawberry suspended from baseball for 60 days for positive cocaine test

Baseball Player Darryl Strawberry
Baseball Player
Darryl Strawberry

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

"The Beach Boys" leader and chief songwriter Brian Wilson (52) weds former model Melinda Ledbetter (47) at Palos Verdes in Peninsula, California

Singer-Songwriter Brian Wilson
Singer-Songwriter
Brian Wilson

Famous Deaths

  • Art Taylor, American jazz drummer (Bud Powell, Red Garland, John Coltrane, Donald Byrd), band leader (Taylor's Wailers), and writer (Notes and Tones), dies at 65
  • James Ingram Merrill, American poet (Braving the Elements), dies at 68
1995 Highlights

About February 6, 1995

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Waitangi Day (New Zealand)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius