Monday 2 January 2006
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Don't Forget About Us by Mariah Carey.
In UK Jailhouse Rock by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits.
Hostel, directed by Eli Roth, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006
while The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 2 January 2006 ?
- New Zealand ? Statutory holiday, Second day of New Year.
- United States - Bonza Bottler Day.
- Slovenia ? Second day of New Year.
- Scotland ? Second day of the Hogmanay Bank Holiday.
- Catholicism and Anglicanism ? Feast day of St. Basil the Great and Gregory Nazianzen.
- The eighth day of Christmas (and ninth night of same) in Western Christianity.
- Science Fiction Day
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 02 January
- Cecilia Munoz-Palma: first female Philippine Supreme Court Justice (Born 1913).
- An explosion in a coal mine in Sago, West Virginia traps and kills 12 miners, while leaving one miner in critical condition.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2006 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Elvis Presley - Jailhouse Rock
- Steve Brookstein - Against All Odds
- Iron Maiden - The Number Of The Beast
- Erasure - Breathe
- Scissor Sisters - Filthy / Gorgeous
- Shayne Ward - That's My Goal
- Nizlopi - JCB Song
- Richard Ashcroft - Break The Night With Colour
- Sunblock - I'll Be Ready
- George Best - A Tribute - Brian Kennedy & Peter Corry
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 2 January 2006 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?