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 Joe Brown began at Cinnamon Hill in Jamaica

Famous Deaths

Person of interestBetty 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? 15 years, 8 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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