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 This day in History - February 6
407 Historic Events for February 6
1973

Arie Obdam, Dutch soccer player (FC Volendam)

Birth
1973

40,000 civil servants demonstrate against higher pension contribution

Event
1974

Nathan Davis, defensive tackle (Atlanta Falcons)

Birth
1974

Olaf Lindenbergh, soccer player (Ajax, De Graafschap)

Birth
1974

US House of Reps begins determining grounds for impeachment of Nixon

Event
1974

Dutch speed limit set at 100km due to oil crisis

Event
1974

3rd time Rangers shut-out Islanders 6-0

Event
1975

Leo Insam, hockey defenseman (Team Italy 1998)

Birth
1975

Chad Allen, Dallas Tx, baseball outfielder (Olympics-bronze-96)

Birth
1975

US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Event
1976

Kim Zmeskal, Houston TX, US gymnist (Olympic-92)

Birth
1976

Elina Zisi, Miss Greece Universe (1997)

Birth
1976

Vince Guaraldi, jazz pianist (Charlie Brown TV specials), dies at 43

Death
1976

George Harrison releases "This Guitar (Can't Keep From Crying)"

Event
1977

Alain Prieur jumps his motorcycle 65 m over 16 buses, near Paris

Event
1977

Harley Race beats Terry Funk in Toronto, to become NWA wrestling champ

Event
1977

4th time Rangers shut-out Islanders 4-0

Event
1978

Snowstorm hits New England, parts of RI (54" (137cm))

Event
1978

Muriel, wife of late Hubert Humphrey (Sen-D-Minn) takes his office

Event
1979

Arthur van Schendel, Dutch art historian, dies at 68

Death
1979

Supreme court of Lahore affirms death sentence against premier Bhutto

Event
1979

Alain Teister, Dutch sculptor/writer, dies at 47

Death
1981

Suleiman Nyambui runs world record 5k indoor (13:20.4)

Event
1981

Beatles McCartney, Starr and Harrison record a tribute to John Lennon

Event
1981

"Brady Brides," debuts on NBC TV

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