Sunday 6 August 2006

US date format: 8/6/2006, UK date format: 6/8/2006

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 6, 2006). 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. Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna, directed by Karan Johar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006 while Cover Of Night by Linda Howard was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs or Caesar IV.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 2006 or at August 06 across the years.

#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

What the sky looked like on 6 August 2006

Get the star map showing the sky over this special date

Get the map of the stars on your day

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 6 August 2006 and get them!

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna

Directed by: Karan Johar

Starring: Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukerji, Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan

More info

World Trade Center

Directed by: Oliver Stone

Starring: Nicolas Cage, Michael Peña, Maria Bello, Maggie Gyllenhaal

More info

Caffeine

Directed by: John Cosgrove

Starring: Marsha Thomason, Mena Suvari, Callum Blue, Mark Pellegrino

More info

The Black Dahlia

Directed by: Brian De Palma

Starring: Josh Hartnett, Aaron Eckhart, Scarlett Johansson, Hilary Swank

More info

Zoom

Directed by: Peter Hewitt

Starring: Tim Allen, Courteney Cox, Chevy Chase, Spencer Breslin

More info

Personalized book about You

Personalized book about You

Your book about what happened on 6 August 2006

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman

More info

Chain Reaction

Directed by: Andrew Davis

More info

Eureka

Directed by: Peter O'Fallon

More info

Foursome

Directed by: Claude d'Anna

More info

Drop Dead Gorgeous

Directed by: Philip Alderton

More info

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 6 August 2006!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 August 2006 ?

Holidays:
  • 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
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 06 August
Facts:
  • About 800 South Korean Christians left Afghanistan after their planned "peace festival" was called off due to concerns that their presence could spark violence. (Yahoo News)
  • Tajikistan President Emomali Rahmonov began a state visit to India. (IRNA)
  • Tomo Križnar, the Slovenian diplomatic envoy and human-rights activist to Sudan, is formally charged with espionage and illegally entering Darfur. Križnar, who admits entering Darfur without the required visa, was arrested in July. (BBC)
  • Israel arrests the Speaker of the Palestinian Parliament, Abdel Aziz Duwaik. Duwaik is a member of Hamas. (ABC News)
  • Hezbollah rockets kill at least ten people in Israel. (Associated Press)

Sport Games on 6 August 2006

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Roeselare - Club Brugge : 3 - 2
See all Football game results of 6 August 2006
Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Sedan - Marseille : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 6 August 2006
Championship
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Coventry - Sunderland : 2 - 1
  • Derby - Southampton : 2 - 2
See all Football game results of 6 August 2006
Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Hearts - Celtic : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 6 August 2006

Birth chart on this day

Planetary positions on August 06, 2006 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on August 06, 2006 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

See birth chart for 6 August 2006

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 6 August 2006 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 2006?

Life magazine Beano comics

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2006 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Cassie - Me & U
  2. Ne-Yo - Sexy Love
  3. Shoulder Lean - Young Dro Featuring T.I.
  4. So What - Field Mob Featuring Ciara
  5. Deja Vu - Beyonce Featuring Jay Z
  6. Snap Yo Fingers - Lil Jon Featuring E-40 & Sean Paul Of The YoungBloodZ
  7. T.I. - Why You Wanna
  8. Yung Joc - It's Goin' Down
  9. LeToya - Torn
  10. Enough Cryin - Mary J. Blige Featuring Brook-Lyn
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Labios Compartidos - Mana
  2. Down - RKM & Ken-Y
  3. Angelito - Don Omar
  4. Hips Don't Lie - Shakira Featuring Wyclef Jean
  5. Caile - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
  6. Diganle - Conjunto Primavera
  7. Joan Sebastian - Mas Alla Del Sol
  8. No, No, No - Thalia Featuring Anthony "Romeo" Santos
  9. Mariano Barba - Aliado Del Tiempo
  10. Estoy Con El Y Pienso En Ti - Anais

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Cover Of Night

By: Linda Howard

For breathless action, gripping suspense, and intense romance, bestselling author Linda Howard never misses a beat–and her thrilling new novel will have your heart racing.

More info

Pegasus Descending

By: James Lee Burke

When a nice young woman named Trish Klein blows into Louisiana passing hundred-dollar bills in local casinos, detective Dave Robicheaux senses a storm bearing down on his new life of contentment....Twenty-five

More info

Godless

By: Ann Coulter

"If a martian landed in America and set out to determine the nation's official state religion, he would have to conclude it is liberalism, while Christianity and Judaism are prohibited by law.Many

More info

Lifeguard

By: James Patterson, Andrew Gross

The wildest thriller yet from "one of America's most influential authors" (New York Times)...Working as a lifeguard at a luxurious Florida resort, Ned Kelly meets the woman of his dreams.

More info

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Atlantis Sky Patrol

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, iOS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Big Fish Games

More info
Lost Planet (series)

Lost Planet (series)

Platform: Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: Capcom

Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs

Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios (PC) Macsoft (Mac)

Championship Manager 2007

Platform: PC, Xbox 360, PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable, Mac OS X

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Eidos Interactive Virtual Programming (Mac)

More info

Caesar IV

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: City-building

Publisher: Sierra Entertainment

More info

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Walk the Line

Studio: DVD release

More info

Pride & Prejudice

Studio: VHS and DVD release, final

More info

Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild

Studio: direct-to-video VHS and DVD release

More info

This Thing of Ours

Studio: DVD release

More info

Get Rich or Die Tryin'

Studio: DVD release

More info

#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why 6 August 2006 is such a special date for you!