Tuesday February 07, 2006: on this day

About February 7th, 2006, in brief:

  • Historical events: Hamshahri, an Iranian newspaper, announced a competition to find the best Holocaust cartoon "as a test for the boundaries of freedom speech".
  • Day of the week: February 7th, 2006 was a Tuesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius (in western zodiac), Dog (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Chris Rock, Ashton Kutcher
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: Check On It by Beyonce
  • #1 UK song: Nasty Girl by The Notorious BIG featuring Diddy, Nelly, Jagged Edge & Avery Storm
  • Popular movie: Shooter directed by Antoine Fuqua

More about February 7th, 2006? See below for more news and curiosities on February 7th, 2006.


What day of the week was February 07, 2006?

February 07, 2006 was a Tuesday and it was the 38th day of the year 2006 in the Gregorian calendar.

February 07, 2006 can also be written as 2/7/2006 in the US and as 7/2/2006 in UK and Europe.

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February 07, 2006: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on February 07, 2006:

  • Hamshahri, an iranian newspaper, announced a competition to find the best holocaust cartoon "as a test for the boundaries of freedom speech".
  • Five people are killed in afghanistan when protests against european muhammed cartoons sweep the country as hundreds of protesters attack the danish embassy in tehran.
  • Anders fogh rasmussen, prime minister of denmark, says that violent muslim protests over cartoons depicting muhammad are a global crisis beyond the control of governments.
  • The people of haiti vote in the first elections since 2004's ouster of jean-bertrand aristide. they are being monitored by thousands of un peacekeepers.
  • Two militants from gaza city are killed by an israeli airstrike.
  • The federal constitutional court of germany has ordered mounir el motassadeq to be released immediately. he is a member of the hamburg cell under the leadership of mohamed atta. berlin's court ruled that there is no evidence in the government's case to show that motassadeq had been informed about the 9/11 terrorist plot.
  • Scotland will follow england in implementing the controversial uk national dna database. this database contains information about those who were arrested but not convicted or released without charge.
  • Japan urges north korea not to abandon six-party talks over its nuclear program, and to halt missile development. however, a japanese official stated that pyongyang demands that washington lift sanctions first.
  • After a long trial at london's central criminal court, muslim cleric abu hamza al-masri was convicted of 11 of 15 counts of solicitation and encouragement to murder and incitement towards racial hatred. he is sentenced to seven year imprisonment.
  • According to british telecommunications (bt), the number of people trying to access illegal child pornography online has increased since 2004. they use a system that blocks sites that contain images of children. it has received around 35,000 hits per day over the past four month.

February 07, 2006: What were the magazines covers that day?

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February 07, 2006: What were the stock market quotes and exchange rates that day?

Stock market quotes on February 07, 2006:

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $61.59
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $68.34
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $26.95
  • General Electric GE: opens at $32.66
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $79.50

Exchange Rates on February 07, 2006:

  • 1 USD = 117.88 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.1533 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.2971 CHF
  • 1 USD = 8.058 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 141.22 JPY

February 07, 2006: What were the main match results that day?

Bundesliga 1 - Football (Germany)

  • Dortmund - Duisburg : 2 - 0
  • Hertha - Bayern Munich : 0 - 0
  • Kaiserslautern - FC Koln : 2 - 2
  • Mainz - Bielefeld : 1 - 1

League 1 - Football (United Kingdom)

  • Colchester - Scunthorpe : 1 - 0

League 2 - Football (United Kingdom)

  • Bury - Rushden & D : 1 - 1

Premier League - UK Soccer

  • Dundee United - Hearts : 1 - 1

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February 07, 2006: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for February 7th is Aquarius.

Aquarius is the 11th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between January 20th and February 18th belong to the Aquarius sign: discover Aquarius personality and who should a Aquarius marry.

Babies born in February are either Aquarius or Pisces. People born before February 18th are Aquarius, while people born from February 19th have the sign of Pisces.

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February 07, 2006: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for February 07, 2006 is Dog and the associated element is Fire.

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February 07, 2006: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on February 07, 2006 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on February 07, 2006 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on February 07, 2006 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 79% full, rising at 12:02 pm and setting at 04:16 am.

The previous full moon was on Jan 14, 2006 while the next full moon would come on Feb 13, 2006.

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Who was born on February 07, 2006?

Famous people born on February 07, 2006:

  • David Martínez

Whose famous birthday is on February 7th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on February 7th:

  • Chris Rock
    Chris Rock

    Chris rock is an american comedian and actor known for his sharp wit and social commentary in his stand-up comedy and acting roles.

  • Ashton Kutcher
    Ashton Kutcher

    American actor, investor and producer.

  • Juliette Gréco
    Juliette Gréco

    French singer who has been onscreen since the 1940s as a leading lady in films such as "the sun also rises," bonjour tristesse, "the night...

  • James Spader
    James Spader

    American actor who was cast in his first role on "team mates" 1978.

  • Eddie Izzard
    Eddie Izzard

    British transvestite male heterosexual stand-up comedian, actor, and entertainer.

  • Gay Talese
    Gay Talese

    American writer.

  • Miguel Ferrer
    Miguel Ferrer

    American family of fame, jose ferrer was the first of five children born to rosemary clooney.

  • Pete Postlethwaite
    Pete Postlethwaite

    Pete postlethwaite was a british actor known for his roles in films such as the usual suspects and inception.

  • Essence Atkins
    Essence Atkins

    Essence Atkins is an American actress known for her roles in various films and television shows.

  • Buster Crabbe
    Buster Crabbe

    American swimmer, a gold medalist in the 400 m. freestyle in 1932.

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How old is someone born on February 07, 2006?

Someone born on February 07, 2006 is:

18 years 5 months old,

or 221 months and 9 days old,

or 962 weeks

or 6734 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on February 07, 2006?

There are 206 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday February 7th 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on February 07, 2006?

You belong to the Gen Z generation if you were born on February 07, 2006.

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February 07, 2006: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on February 07, 2006:

  • Cyrus Spinks

    Cyrus Spinks was a renowned boxer who achieved great success in the ring during his career.

  • Princess Hadice

    Hayriye ayshe durruhsehvar (born 1914).

  • Princess Durru Shehvar of the Ottoman Empire (b. 1914)
  • Gérald Piaget
  • Dürrüşehvar Sultan
  • Ibrahim Kodra
  • Alberto Terry

What famous deaths happened on February 7th?

Famous deaths on February 7th:

  • Albert Finney
    Albert Finney

    Albert finney was a british actor known for his roles in films such as tom jones, erin brockovich, and murder on the orient express.

  • Nick Adams
    Nick Adams

    American screenwriter and actor (d. 1968).

  • Richard Hatch
    Richard Hatch

    American newsfigure is the last contestant in survivor's final round.

  • Arline Judge
    Arline Judge

    American singer and actress (d. 1974).

  • Lina Cavalieri
    Lina Cavalieri

    Italian opera singer, actress, and monologist, she was once referred to as "the world's most beautiful woman".

  • Tamara Desni
    Tamara Desni

    German-french actress, singer (d.2008).

  • Henry Morgenthau
    Henry Morgenthau

    At age 74, the us minister of finance (devalued dollar) dies.

  • Daniel Malan

    Prime Minister of South Africa from 1948 to 1954, known for his role in implementing apartheid policies.

  • Elihu Root

    Elihu Root was an American lawyer, statesman, and Republican politician who served as U.S.

  • Jp Barlow

    Co-founder of the Electronic Frontier Foundation.

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February 07, 2006: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on February 07, 2006 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week February 6th and February 12th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

February 07, 2006: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on February 07, 2006 was Check On It by Beyonce, according to the music chart for the week February 6th and February 12th.

  1. - Check On It
  2. - Grillz
  3. - Be Without You
  4. - Breaking Free
  5. - You're Beautiful youtube

February 07, 2006: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on February 07, 2006 was Nasty Girl by The Notorious BIG featuring Diddy, Nelly, Jagged Edge & Avery Storm, according to the music chart for the week February 6th and February 12th.

  1. - Nasty Girl
  2. - Thunder In My Heart Again
  3. - Boys Will Be Boys
  4. - Check On It
  5. - Run It!

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Who was the US President on February 07, 2006?

On February 07, 2006 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 07, 2006?

On February 07, 2006 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on February 07, 2006?

On February 07, 2006 the Pope was Benedict XVI.


What is special about February 7th?

February 7th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 7th day of the month of February. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on February 7th, such as:

  • 2019 - Amazon ceo jeff bezos published an online essay in which he accused david pecker, american media, inc., of "extortion & blackmail".
  • 2018 - Israeli involvement in the syrian civil war. syrian state media claim that israeli warplanes attacked jamraya, rif dimashq governorate from lebanese aircraftspace. the syrian air defense force intercepted most of the missiles. rumours suggest that the target was a weapon research center.
  • 2017 - War in afghanistan (2001 to present): at least 20 people are killed and 41 more are injured in a suicide bombing at kabul's supreme court of afghanistan. ten of these are in critical condition.

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What happened in 2006?

2006 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Sydney, Australia experiences the hottest New Year's Day ever recorded. The temperature reached 45 degrees Celsius (113 degrees Fahrenheit), sparking bushfires, and power outages.
  • A coal mine explosion in Sago, West Virginia kills 12 miners and leaves one in critical condition.
  • In the Sago Mine Disaster, near Buckhannon West Virginia, USA, twelve dead coal miners were found along with one survivor.

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What was the calendar for February 2006?

February 2006 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with February being the 2nd month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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