RIP ARTHUR ASHE
On February 6, 1993: Tennis champion and activist Arthur Ashe died from AIDS-related pneumonia at New York Hospital. Ashe was posthumously awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Clinton.
WE GONNA PARTY LIKE IT’S YOUR BIRTHDAY
On February 6, 2003: South Jamaica, Queens native 50 Cent released his debut album Get Rich or Die Tryin’. Check out the album’s lead single’s video below:
BORN ON THIS DAY: BABE RUTH
On February 6, 1895: Yankee legend Babe Ruth was born in Baltimore.