Saturday 1 April 2006
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Temperature by Sean Paul.
In UK It's Chico Time by Chico was in the top 5 hits.
Lucky Number Slevin, directed by Paul McGuigan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006
while The Mermaid Chair by Sue Monk Kidd was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Angry Video Game Nerd.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Baten Kaitos Origins or Buku Sudoku.
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- Saint Waleric
- Saint Hugh of Grenoble
- Orissa - a state in eastern India celebrates "Utkal Divas", its statehood day.
- India - Start of financial year.
- Canada - Beginning of government's fiscal year.
- Japan - The official start of school years in most universities and schools. Also, the official First Day of Work at companies and offices for new university graduates hires, marked by welcoming ceremonies and speeches.
- April 1 is known as April Fool's Day or All Fools' Day in many countries.
- Roman Empire - Veneralia celebrated to honor Venus.
- In San Marino, two Captains Regent, elected by Parliament, take office for six months.
- Last day of the Assyrian New Year Celebration
- Saint Jacoba
- International Day of the Birds.
- In England and Wales, local government reorganisations traditionally happen on April 1.
- Brielle celebrates victory of 1572 over Spaniards.
- Pigasus Award announcement.
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- In Tam: Cambodian politician (Born 1916).
- The Serious Organised Crime Agency, dubbed the ''British FBI'', is created in the United Kingdom.
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