Sunday 6 August 2006
It was Sunday, 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.
Step Up, directed by Anne Fletcher, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006
while Wisdom of Our Fathers by Tim Russert was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Reader, I Married Him.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 24: The Game or Barrow Hill.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 6 August 2006 ?
- Jamaica - Independence Day
- Roman Catholicism - several feasts, including those of at least 3 saints: Feast of the Transfiguration of Christ
- St. Joachim (father of St. Mary, according to Catholic tradition)
- St. Juatus
- St. Pastor
- Bolivia - Independence Day
- United Arab Emirates - H.H. Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan's Accession Day
- Japan - Toro Nagashi (Hiroshima) - Floating lantern ceremony to honor those killed by the U.S. atomic bomb in Hiroshima.
- St. Xystus/Sixtus
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- BP oil company in Alaska announces it would have to replace 16 miles of feeder lines in its North Slope oil facility, shutting down about 50 percent of Prudhoe Bay's production.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2006 ?
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Sport Games on 6 August 2006
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Roeselare - Club Brugge : 3 - 2
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Sedan - Marseille : 0 - 0
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Coventry - Sunderland : 2 - 1
- Derby - Southampton : 2 - 2
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Hearts - Celtic : 2 - 1
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