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Today: February 6th, 2023.

Today's date falls on a Monday. It is day 37 of 2023. The decade is the 2020s.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Aquarius.

Information

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • Week Number: We are currently in Week 06 of 2023.
  • Leap Year: 2023 is NOT a leap year.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1675641600.

On this day: 6th of February.

Events that have occurred on the 6th of February.

  • February 6th, 1951: Nat King Cole records his song "Too Young".
  • February 6th, 1951: 85 people are killed after a passenger train derails near Woodbridge Township, New Jersey.
  • February 6th, 1952: Elizabeth II becomes the new Queen of the United Kingdom.
  • February 6th, 1952: King George VI passes away after health complications.
  • February 6th, 1958: The Munich air disaster occurs.
  • February 6th, 1966: The final episode of Mister Ed is aired.
  • February 6th, 1967: The Premier of the Soviet Union, Alexei Kosygin, begins his visit to the United Kingdom.
  • February 6th, 1980: The trial of serial killer John Wayne Gacy begins in Cook County, Illinois.
  • February 6th, 1992: Kris Kross release their single "Jump".
  • February 6th, 1996: 189 people are killed when Birgenair Flight 301 crashes into the Atlantic Ocean while flying from the Caribbean to Germany.
  • February 6th, 2000: Russian forces capture the Chechen capital of Grozny.
  • February 6th, 2001: Roy Whiting is charged with the murder of 8-year-old Sarah Payne in West Sussex, England.
  • February 6th, 2001: Ariel Sharon becomes the new prime minister of Israel after a landslide victory.
  • February 6th, 2003: 50 Cent releases his album Get Rich or Die Tryin'.
  • February 6th, 2005: Super Bowl XXXIX: The New England Patriots defeat the Philadelphia Eagles by 24-21 at the Alltel Stadium in Jacksonville, Florida.
  • February 6th, 2006: Conservative leader Stephen Harper becomes the new Prime Minister of Canada.
  • February 6th, 2006: Pop star Britney Spears is photographed driving with her 4-month-old son on her lap in Malibu, California.
  • February 6th, 2006: The first episode of the reality show "Parental Control" is aired on MTV.
  • February 6th, 2007: Premier League side Liverpool are purchased by businessmen George Gillett and Tom Hicks.
  • February 6th, 2011: Super Bowl XLV: The Green Bay Packers defeat the Pittsburgh Steelers by 31-25 at the Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas. The Black Eyed Peas perform at the halftime show.
  • February 6th, 2015: The 2015 Six Nations Rugby Championship begins.
  • February 6th, 2015: The film "SpongeBob: Sponge Out of Water" is released in movie theaters.
  • February 6th, 2020: Scottish finance secretary Derek Mackay resigns after it is revealed that he sent hundreds of text messages to a 16-year-old boy.
  • February 6th, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: The first American citizen dies from Covid-19 in Wuhan, China.
  • February 6th, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: Chinese authorities order all infected individuals to move to quarantine centers.

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George

71 death anniversary of HM the late king George VI.
Posted on February 5th, 2023 12:08


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Events

Around this time.

Notable events that happened close to February 6th, 2023.

  • January 8th, 2023: Supporters of Jair Bolsonaro storm Brazil's Congress, the Supreme Court, and the presidential palace.
  • January 9th, 2023: Soccer: Gareth Bale announces his retirement.
  • January 10th, 2023: Stephanie McMahon resigns as the co-CEO of WWE.
  • January 10th, 2023: Multiple media outlets report that the WWE has been sold to Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund.
  • January 10th, 2023: Netflix releases the documentary "The Hatched Wielding Hitchhiker".
  • January 10th, 2023: Prince Harry releases his memoir "Spare".
  • January 10th, 2023: Tyre Nichols is beaten to death by five police officers in Memphis, Tennessee.
  • January 10th, 2023: The last king of Greece, Constantine II of Greece, dies at the age of 82.
  • January 11th, 2023: All US flights are grounded due to a computer system glitch.
  • January 12th, 2023: Lisa Marie Presley dies at the age of 54.
  • January 12th, 2023: Dancer Michael Flatley is diagnosed with an "aggressive" form of cancer.
  • January 12th, 2023: NBC News reports that Rick and Morty co-creator Justin Roiland is facing domestic abuse charges.
  • January 12th, 2023: Miley Cyrus releases the song "Flowers".
  • January 13th, 2023: The film Plane is released.
  • January 14th, 2023: The Romanian police seize several luxury cars from social media influencer Andrew Tate.
  • January 14th, 2023: At least 44 people are killed after a Russian missile hits an apartment building in Dnipro, Ukraine.
  • January 15th, 2023: 72 people are killed after Yeti Airlines Flight 691 crashes in Pokhara, Nepal.
  • January 16th, 2023: Mafia godfather Matteo Messina Denaro is arrested in Palermo, Sicily.
  • January 17th, 2023: Greta Thunberg is arrested by the police during a coal mine protest in Luetzerath, Germany.
  • January 18th, 2023: Singer and guitarist David Crosby dies at the age of 81.
  • January 18th, 2023: Microsoft announces plans to cut 10,000 jobs.
  • January 18th, 2023: Ukrainian Internal Affairs minister Denys Monastyrsky and nine other people are killed in a helicopter crash in Brovary, Ukraine.
  • January 19th, 2023: Jacinda Ardern announces that she will be resigning as the Prime Minister of New Zealand.
  • January 19th, 2023: Actor Alec Baldwin is charged with two counts of involuntary manslaughter relating to the Rust shooting incident.
  • January 20th, 2023: Google's parent company, Alphabet, announces plans to cut 12,000 jobs.
  • January 21st, 2023: Ten people are killed during a mass shooting at a Lunar New Year celebration in Monterey Park, California.
  • January 23rd, 2023: Soccer: Everton sack Frank Lampard.
  • January 23rd, 2023: Former top FBI official Charles McGonigal is arrested over his ties to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska.
  • January 23rd, 2023: Seven people are killed during a mass shooting in Half Moon Bay, California.
  • January 24th, 2023: Adult Swim ends its relationship with Rick and Morty co-creator Justin Roiland following news that he was arrested for domestic abuse in 2020.
  • January 25th, 2023: Germany confirms that it will send Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine.
  • January 25th, 2023: Chris Hipkins becomes the new Prime Minister of New Zealand.
  • January 25th, 2023: The United States confirms that it is sending 31 Abrams tanks to Ukraine.
  • January 25th, 2023: Actress Cynthia Jane Williams passes away at the age of 75.
  • January 26th, 2023: Five Memphis police officers are charged with the murder of Tyre Nichols.
  • January 27th, 2023: The video game "Dead Space" (remake) is released.
  • January 27th, 2023: Video footage of the fatal beating of Tyre Nichols is released to the public.
  • January 27th, 2023: 45-year-old Nicola Bulley goes missing in St. Michael's on Wyre in Lancashire, England.
  • January 28th, 2023: WWE: Cody Rhodes wins the 2023 Royal Rumble.
  • February 1st, 2023: A Chinese surveillance balloon is spotted flying over the United States.
  • February 3rd, 2023: The video game "Dead Island 2" is released.
  • February 4th, 2023: The United States shoots down a Chinese surveillance balloon that had been flying over the country for 8 days.
  • February 5th, 2023: Pakistan's former military ruler, Pervez Musharraf, dies at the age of 79.
  • This date: February 6th, 2023
  • February 10th, 2023: The video game "Hogwarts Legacy" is released.
  • February 12th, 2023: Super Bowl LVII takes place between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Philadelphia Eagles.
  • February 17th, 2023: The superhero film "Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania" is released.
  • March 3rd, 2023: The boxing movie "Creed III" is released.
Zodiac info

Horoscope, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Zodiac and birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on February 6th, 2023, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2023 is the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 6.
  • Native American Zodiac: February 6th, 2023 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.
  • Birth flower (February): The Violet and the Primrose.

Personality traits.

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Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on February 6th.

Babe Ruth

Baseball player. Deceased
Born on February 6th, 1895
He was born exactly 128 years ago today.

Ramon Novarro

Actor. Deceased
Born on February 6th, 1899
He was born exactly 124 years ago today.

Ronald Reagan

US President. Deceased
Born on February 6th, 1911
He was born exactly 112 years ago today.

Bob Marley

Reggae singer. Deceased
Born on February 6th, 1945
He would have turned 78 years old today.

Axl Rose

Musician.
Born on February 6th, 1962
He is 61 years old today.

Rick Astley

Singer.
Born on February 6th, 1966
He is 57 years old today.

Kris Humphries

Basketball player.
Born on February 6th, 1985
He is 38 years old today.

Charlie Heaton

Actor.
Born on February 6th, 1994
He is 29 years old today.

Holidays

Holidays.

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 6th of February.

  • Waitangi Day (New Zealand)
Conception

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • If your baby is due on February 6th, 2023, then the date of conception was probably around May 16th, 2022.
  • A baby that is conceived on February 6th, 2023, will be due around October 30th, 2023.

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