On This Day

What Happened on February 2, 2014

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Protests in Ukraine turn violent after parliament passes legislation that outlaws protest
  • Super Bowl XLVIII, MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ: Seattle Seahawks beat Denver Broncos, 42-8; MVP: Malcolm Smith, Seattle, LB

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPhilip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman, American actor (Capote, Moneyball) dies of a suspected drug overdose at 46