La Follette Jr., Reagan Airport, Eva Braun

On this day: February 6
Jack Kilby of Texas Instruments filed the first patent for an integrated circuit (1959)

Washington National Airport is renamed Ronald Reagan National Airport (1998)

President Barack Obama announces the creation of the President's Economic Recovery Advisory Board and simultaneously issues an executive order backing the use of union labor for large-scale federal construction projects (2009)

President Barack Obama's motorcade encounters trouble when a snow-laden tree branch fell on a vehicle carrying journalists as it returned to the White House from a gathering of the Democratic National Committee's Winter Meeting at the Capitol Hilton; no one was injured (2010)

b: Nicolaus II Bernoulli (1695), Aaron Burr (1756), Babe Ruth (1895), Robert M. La Follette, Jr. (1895), Ronald Reagan (1911), Eva Braun (1912)

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