Saturday, February 2, 2013
<a href="http://nbcsports.msnbc.com/id/50682747/ns/sports/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Aldo decisions Edgar at UFC 156</a>NBCNews.comLAS VEGAS (AP) - Featherweight champion Jose Aldo retained his title with a victory over Frankie Edgar in the main event of UFC 15
</embed> MyWikiBiz February 2 in history:
- 1999: Hugo Chávez was sworn in as president of Venezuela and proceeded to launch a political and social revolution in that oil-rich but impoverished nation.
- 1971: Idi Amin Dada assumed the presidency of Uganda, beginning eight years of tyrannical, brutal rule.
- 1943: The Germans surrendered at Stalingrad, in Russia, ending one of the most critical battles in World War II; the Soviet victory reversed Germany's advance to the east.
- 1848: The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, concluding the Mexican War, was signed by Nicholas Trist for the United States and by a commission representing the collapsed government of Mexico; Mexico ceded to the United States Upper California and New Mexico (including Arizona) and recognized U.S. claims over Texas, with the Rio Grande as its southern boundary.