On This Day

Historical Events on February 6 (Part 2)

  • 2020 Antarctica records high temperature of 64.9 F / 18.2 C at Esperanza, Argentina’s research station
  • 2020 Date of the 1st COVID-19 related death in the US (confirmed by the CDC April 21)
  • 2022 NFL Pro Bowl, Allegiant Stadium, Las Vegas, Nevada: AFC beats NFC, 41-35; MVPs: Justin Herbert, QB LA Chargers; Maxx Crosby, DE LV Raiders
  • 2022 Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson declares a state of emergency over a trucker protest against a covid vaccination mandate on the US-Canada border [1]

Historic Event

2022 Queen Elizabeth II becomes the first British monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee, marking seventy years on the throne [1]