Friday September 08, 2006

US date format: 9/8/2006, UK date format: 8/9/2006

It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 8, 2006). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Brooklynne . In that special week of September people in US were listening to SexyBack by Justin Timberlake. In UK I Don't Feel Like Dancin' by Scissor Sisters was in the top 5 hits. Away from Her, directed by Sarah Polley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006 while The Looming Tower by Lawrence Wright 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 Ankh: Heart of Osiris or SpongeBob SquarePants: Creature from the Krusty Krab.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Away from Her

Directed by: Sarah Polley

Starring: Julie Christie, Michael Murphy, Gordon Pinsent, Stacey LaBerge

Amazing Grace

Directed by: Michael Apted

Starring: Ioan Gruffudd, Albert Finney, Michael Gambon, Romola Garai


Directed by: Sean Ellis

Starring: Sean Biggerstaff, Emilia Fox, Michelle Ryan, Erica Ellis

Country: United States of America

Seraphim Falls

Directed by: David Von Ancken

Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Liam Neeson, Anjelica Huston, Michael Wincott

The Last Kiss

Directed by: Tony Goldwyn

Starring: Zach Braff, Jacinda Barrett, Rachel Bilson, Casey Affleck


Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 08, 2006?


  • Ralph ampquotBuckyampquot Phillips, the most recent addition to the FBI Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list, surrenders to Pennsylvania State Police. He is wanted for shooting three New York State troopers, one of whom died, after he escaped from jail. (''The Buffalo News'')
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 08, 2006?

    Top #10 R&B songs

  1. Deja Vu - Beyonce Featuring Jay Z
  2. Pullin' Me Back - Chingy Featuring Tyrese
  3. Shoulder Lean - Young Dro Featuring T.I.
  4. Ne-Yo - Sexy Love
  5. I Know You See It - Yung Joc Featuring Brandy 'Ms. B.' Hambrick
  6. Call On Me - Janet & Nelly
  7. S.E.X. - Lyfe Jennings
  8. (When You Gonna) Give It Up To Me - Sean Paul Featuring Keyshia Cole
  9. U And Dat - E-40 Featuring T-Pain & Kandi Girl
  10. Cassie - Me & U
Sport Games on September 08, 2006

Sport Games on September 08, 2006

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

The Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman

Chain Reaction

Directed by: Andrew Davis


Directed by: Peter O'Fallon


Directed by: Claude d'Anna

Dae Jo Yeong

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


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

The Looming Tower

By: Lawrence Wright

UPDATED AND WITH A NEW AFTERWORDNational Book Award FinalistA Time, Newsweek, Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, and New York Times Book Review Best Book of the YearA gripping narrative that spans five

Can'T Wait To Get To Heaven

By: Fannie Flagg

Combining southern warmth with unabashed emotion and side-splitting hilarity, Fannie Flagg takes readers back to Elmwood Springs, Missouri, where the most unlikely and surprising experiences of a high-spirited octogenarian inspire a

Overcoming Life'S Disappointments

By: Harold S. Kushner

From Harold S. Kushner, author of the inspirational #1 bestseller When Bad Things Happen to Good People, comes a book that shows us how to be our best selves even when


By: Terry Goodkind

On the day she awoke remembering nothing but her name, Kahlan Amnell became the most dangerous woman alive. For everyone else, that was the day that the world began to end.As

The Messenger

By: Daniel Silva

Gabriel Allon, art restorer and spy, is about to face the greatest challenge of his life.Allon is recovering from his grueling showdown with a Palestinian master terrorist, when terrorism comes to


What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Beatmania IIDX 13 Distorted

Platform: Arcade & Sony PlayStation 2

Genre: Music

Publisher: KCET

Platform: Game Boy Advance; GameCube; J2ME; Microsoft Windows; Nintendo DS; PlayStation 2; Wii; Xbox 360

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Eidos Interactive; Square Enix (digital)

Platform: PC (Linux, Mac OS X, Windows)

Genre: Third-person adventure

Publisher: BHV Software

Cartoon Network Racing

Platform: Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2

Genre: Racing

Publisher: The Game Factory

SpongeBob SquarePants: Creature from the Krusty Krab

Platform: PlayStation 2 Game Boy Advance Nintendo DS GameCube Wii

Genre: Platformer, Action-Adventure Game, Racing Game, Rail Shooter

Publisher: THQ

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

    News articles

  • Don’t Like a Director? Spy on Him How can you have independent directors when the board chairwoman feels free to order investigators to spy on the directors? [..]
  • New Service From Amazon Offers Downloadable Films The move is the first major effort by Amazon to sell downloadable entertainment to compete with an array of online video retailers. [..]
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    Stock Markets

  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $61.86
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $80.20
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $62.68
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $35.22
  • Cisco Systems CSCO: opens at $21.64

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CAD = 1.1149 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 0.9397 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 0.8432 CAD
  • 1 GBP = 2.3268 CHF
  • 1 GBP = 2.0879 CAD

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