What Happened on February 6, 1996

Historical Events

  • Heidi Fleiss scheduled to begin her 7 year jail sentence

Music History

Rapper Tupac Shakur sentenced to up to 4 1/2 years in prison for sexual assault conviction

Famous Deaths

  • Guy Madison [Robert Moseley], American actor (Wild Bill Hickok), dies of emphysema at 74
  • Ronald Fletcher, British broadcaster (Barbara with Braden, Bomber Harris), dies at 85
  • Rosemary Tsay, drama critic/SOE operator, dies at 76

About February 6, 1996

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Waitangi Day (New Zealand)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: One Sweet Day - Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men
  • UK #1 Song: Spaceman - Babylon Zoo