On This Day: February 06th
This is 37th day of the year and 329 days remain in the year.
The popular board game Monopoly® went on sale for the first time.
Astronaut Alan B. Shepard hit a golf ball and Edgar Mitchell threw a "javelin" on the moon. They landed in the same crater and remain on the Moon today.
The Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II marked the 60th anniversary of her accession to the throne.
February 06 BirthdaysRonald Reagan1911–2004, American President.
Bob Marleyreggae singer
Zsa Zsa Gaboractor
Aaron Burrpolitical leader
Babe Ruthbaseball player
Mary Douglas Leakeyarchaeologist
Jeb Stuartcavalry commander
François Truffautfilm director and critic