On this day: February 6

Published On: Feb 05 2013 04:58:31 PM CST   Updated On: Feb 06 2014 01:00:00 AM CST

The Union gets its first victory of the Civil War, Ronald Reagan is born, The Righteous Brothers hit No. 1, and astronaut Alan Shepard works on his lunar golf game, all on this day.

OTD February 6 - Righteous Brothers
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1965: The Righteous Brothers' song "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'" reaches No. 1 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 singles chart. The song, which would later be chosen as one of the Songs of the Century by RIAA, stayed on top of the chart for another week and crossed over to the R&B charts, peaking at No. 2.

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