Friday 11 August 2006
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Promiscuous by Nelly Furtado.
In UK Hips Don't Lie by Shakira featuring Wyclef Jean was in the top 5 hits.
Accepted, directed by Steve Pink, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006
while Lifeguard by James Patterson, Andrew Gross 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 ?
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Which were the important events of 11 August 2006 ?
- Brazil - Student�s Day, Lawyer�s Day, Foundation of the Law Studies in Brazil
- Zimbabwe - Heroes Day
- Taiwan - Valentine's Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Tiburtius
- St. Chromatius
- St. Equitius
- St. Gery/Gaugericus
- St. Susanna
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 11 August
- Mike Douglas: American entertainer and singer with the Kay Kayser band, became an MC.
- Pulkovo Airlines Flight 612 crashes near the Russian border in Ukraine, killing 171 people, including 45 children.
- The ICM awards Grigori Perelman the Fields Medal for proving the Poincare conjecture, one of 7 Millennium Prize Problems Perelman refuses the medal.
- 2006 Israel-Lebanon conflict:
- 2006 transatlantic aircraft plot:
- 40 people have been arrested throughout Italy, in Muslim communities ampquotas part of an extraordinary operation that followed the British anti-terrorist operation.ampquot (Fox News)
- The date the plot was to be carried out has been revealed to be August 16. (Daily Mail)
- Typhoon Saomai kills 111 people and leaves 4 missing in eastern China, according to the Chinese government. (BBC)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2006 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 11 August 2006 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?