On This Day

What Happened on February 2, 2016

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • First case of Zika contracted on US mainland (Texas) and second known sexually transmitted case confirmed in Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Bob Elliott, American comedian (Bob & Ray, Get a Life), dies at 92
  • Intizar Hussain, Pakistani and Urdu writer and columnist, dies in his early 90s