February 6, 2023 was the 37th day of the year 2023 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 328 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Monday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Getsuyōbi.
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Here’s the February calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
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Zodiac & Birthstone
Aquarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Amethyst is the modern birthstone for this month. Bloodstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
February 6 Historical Event(s)
Battle of San Domingo British naval victory against the French in the Caribbean.
New Jersey grants the first American railroad charter to John Stevens.
Signing of the Treaty of Waitangi, establishing New Zealand as a British colony.
Spanish-American War: The Treaty of Paris, a peace treaty between the United States and Spain, is ratified by the United States Senate.
British women over the age of 30 get the right to vote.
Far right leagues rally in front of the Palais Bourbon in an attempted coup against the French Third Republic, creating a political crisis in France.
World War II: The United Kingdom declares war on Thailand.
New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Metal Dog in Chinese astrology.
The Blizzard of 1978, one of the worst Nor'easters in New England history, hit the region, with sustained winds of 65 mph and snowfall of 4\" an hour.
The National Resistance Army of Uganda launches an attack on a Ugandan Army installation in the central Mubende District to begin the Ugandan Bush War.
Who were born on February 6?
Anne of Great Britain, Queen of England, Scotland and Ireland (d. 1714)
Amintore Fanfani, Italian politician (d. 1999)
John Edward Christopher Hill, English historian (d. 2003)
Denis Norden, British television personality
Valentin Yanin, Russian historian
Frank Jeske, East German footballer (d. 1994)
Rick Astley, British singer
Brad Hogg, Australian cricket player
Chad Allen, American retired baseball player
Melrose Bickerstaff, American fashion model
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