Saturday 16 December 2006
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Irreplaceable by Beyonce.
In UK Patience by Take That was in the top 5 hits.
The Painted Veil, directed by John Curran, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006
while Cross by James Patterson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Strutter.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cooking Mama or Saints Row.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 December 2006 ?
- R.C. Saints - O Sapientia ; Adelaide of Italy
- South Africa - Day of Reconciliation
- Nepal - Constitution Day (To be confirmed)
- Kazakhstan - Independence Day
- Bahrain - National Day
- Bangladesh - Victory Day
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- ''Time'' names ampquotYouampquot – contributors of user-generated content to websites such as YouTube and Wikipedia – as its ''Person of the Year''. (MSNBC).
- Christopher R. Hill, US Chief negotiator in the six-party talks concerning North Korea's nuclear program, announces plans to meet with North Korea prior to the resumption of the talks on Monday. (AFP via New Strait Times)
- Palestinian National Authority President Mahmoud Abbas calls for early legislative elections to end the stalemate in creating a national unity government with the Hamas party. (CNN)
- Egyptian High Court rules that the members of the Bahá'í Faith in Egypt should not receive government Identification cards, thus removing their rights to health care, education, work and other basic rights. (IHT)
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