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 This day in History - February 6
407 Historic Events for February 6
1958

Cecily Adams, Queens NY, entertainment caster (American Heart)

Birth
1959

1st successful test-fire of Titan ICBM

Event
1959

Fidel Castro is interviewed by Edward R Murrow

Event
1960

Megan Gallagher, Reading PA, actress (Slap Maxwell, Millennium)

Birth
1960

Jesse Belvin, rocker, dies at 26 in a car crash

Death
1961

"Jail, No Bail" Jail-in movement starts in Rock Hill SC

Event
1961

Archibald T Davison, composer, dies at 77

Death
1961

Yuri Ivanovich Onufriyenko, Russian major/cosmonaut (Mir, Soyuz TM-23)

Birth
1961

KOAP TV channel 10 in Portland, OR (PBS) begins broadcasting

Event
1962

Schoolman Athletic Field in the Bronx named

Event
1962

Axl Rose, [William Bailey], Lafayette In, vocalist (Guns and Roses)

Birth
1963

Mike Hough, Montreal, NHL left wing (Florida Panthers)

Birth
1963

David Capel, cricketer (England all-rounder in 15 Tests 1987-90)

Birth
1963

Mohammed ibn al-Chattabi Abd el-Krim, Morocco opposition leader, dies

Death
1963

Werner Erich Josten, German composer (Jungle), dies at 77

Death
1964

W L Cornford, England cricket wicket-keeper (4 Tests v NZ 1930), dies

Death
1964

Matt Hayes, Australian soling yachter (Olympics-96)

Birth
1964

Skip Ewing, Redlands Calif, country vocalist (Coast of Colorado)

Birth
1964

France and Great-Britain sign accord over building channel tunnel

Event
1964

WCIU TV channel 26 in Chicago, IL (IND) begins broadcasting

Event
1964

"Rugantino" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 28 performances

Event
1964

Sophocles Venizelos, premier of Greece (1944, 50-51), dies at 69

Death
1965

Jack Wagner, actor (Jive Junction), dies at 68

Death
1965

"Kelly" opens and closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC

Event
1965

Righteous Brothers "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'" hits #1

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