On This Day

What Happened on February 4, 2006

Historical Events

  • A stampede occurs in the ULTRA Stadium near Manila killing 71

Famous Weddings

  • 2004 Summer Olympics badminton player gold medalist Taufik Hidayat (24) weds Armi Dianti Gumelar at Hotel Mulia Senayan in Jakarta
  • Daughter of June Carter country singer Carlene Carter (50) weds (for a fourth time) Joe Breen at Cinnamon Hill in Jamaica; divorce 2020

Famous Deaths

Betty Friedan

Betty Friedan, American writer and feminist (The Feminine Mystique), dies of congestive heart failure at 85

  • Myron Waldman, American animator (Fleischer Studio), dies at 97
2006 Highlights

About February 4, 2006

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Check On It - Beyonce Featuring Slim Thug
  • UK #1 Song: Nasty Girl - Notorious Big Ft. Diddy, Nelly, Jagged Edge & Avery Storm