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 zodiac on September 8, 2006). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church. 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 movie released in 2006 while Judge & Jury by James Patterson and Andrew Gross was one of the best selling book. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Wars: Empire at War or Raving Rabbids.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2006, at September 08 across the years or at September 2006 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 08, 2006?


Events

  • 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'')
  • Chilean Supreme Court lifts Augusto Pinochet's immunity concerning the Villa Grimaldi case. ( BBC).
  • The non-governmental organization Freedom House ranks Burma, Cuba, Libya, North Korea, Sudan, Syria, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan as the worst violators of human rights. FH also cited Tibet and Chechnya as areas of intense repression. (Payvand)
  • The United States Senate states there is no evidence of formal links between Iraqi ex-leader Saddam Hussein and al-Qaeda leaders in Iraq prior to the 2003 Iraq War. (BBC)
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Movies

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Away from Her

Away from Her

Release year: 2006

Directed by: Sarah Polley

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

Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace

Release year: 2006

Directed by: Michael Apted

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

Cashback

Cashback

Release year: 2006

Directed by: Sean Ellis

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

Country: United States of America

Seraphim Falls

Seraphim Falls

Release year: 2006

Directed by: David Von Ancken

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

The Last Kiss

The Last Kiss

Release year: 2006

Directed by: Tony Goldwyn

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

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 08, 2006?
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Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Deja Vu
  2. - Pullin' Me Back
  3. - Shoulder Lean
  4. - Sexy Love
  5. - I Know You See It

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Labios Compartidos
  2. - Down
  3. - Ni Una Sola Palabra
  4. - Mas Alla Del Sol
  5. - Pam Pam
Sport Games on September 08, 2006

Sport Games on September 08, 2006


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Football (France)
  • Ajaccio - Le Havre : 0 - 0
  • Bastia - Dijon : 1 - 1
  • Brest - Montpellier : 0 - 0
  • Grenoble - Creteil : 3 - 1
  • Gueugnon - Tours : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of September 08, 2006

League 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Tranmere - Bristol City : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of September 08, 2006

Serie B

Football (Italy)
  • Arezzo - Mantova : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of September 08, 2006

Eredivisie

Football (Netherlands)
  • Den Haag - NAC Breda : 0 - 2
  • Twente - Roda JC : 2 - 2
See all Football game results of September 08, 2006

TV Series

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How old am I?

If September 08, 2006 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Judge & Jury by James Patterson and Andrew Gross

Judge & Jury

By:

Andie DeGrasse, an aspiring actress and single mom, is not your typical juror. Hoping to get dismissed from the pool, she tells the judge that most of her legal knowledge comes from a bit part curling around a stripper's pole …

Marley & Me by John Grogan

Marley & Me

By:

The heartwarming and unforgettable story of a family and the wondrously neurotic dog who taught them what really matters in life.Now with photos and new material

Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner

Freakonomics

By:

Which is more dangerous, a gun or a swimming pool? What do schoolteachers and sumo wrestlers have in common? How much do parents really matter? These may not sound like typical questions for an economist to ask.

Happiness Sold Separately by Lolly Winston

Happiness Sold Separately

By:

The New York Times bestseller about how marriage, love, and how sometimes falling in love with the wrong person at the wrong time can be the right thing.

State Of Emergency by Patrick J. Buchanan

State Of Emergency

By:

Pat Buchanan is sounding the alarm. Since 9/11, more than four million illegal immigrants have crossed our borders, and there are more coming every day. Our leaders in Washington lack the political will to uphold the rule of law.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Star Wars: Empire at War

Star Wars: Empire at War

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: LucasArts

Raving Rabbids

Raving Rabbids

Genre: Party

Publisher: Ubisoft

Blades of Thunder 2

Blades of Thunder 2

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Flight simulator

Publisher: Summitsoft Entertainment

Death Jr. II: Root of Evil

Death Jr. II: Root of Evil

Platform: PlayStation Portable, Wii

Genre: Action adventure

Publisher: Konami Eidos (Wii)

Warhammer: Mark of Chaos

Warhammer: Mark of Chaos

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360

Genre: Real-time tactics

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games Deep Silver

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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. [..]
  • See all financial news of September 8th, 2006

Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $67.69
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $73.37
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $25.53
  • General Electric GE: opens at $33.90
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $79.60

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 116.89 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.1201 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.2466 CHF
  • 1 USD = 7.9513 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 148.13 JPY

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on September 08, 2006?

On September 08, 2006 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is September 08, 2006?

On September 08, 2006 the zodiac sign was Virgo.

Who was the US President on September 08, 2006?

On September 08, 2006 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 08, 2006?

On September 08, 2006 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on September 08, 2006?

On September 08, 2006 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on September 08, 2006?

On September 08, 2006 several famous people were born including, Brooklynne .

Which famous people died on September 08, 2006?

Famous people died on September 08, 2006 include, Erk Russell, Hilda Bernstein, Frank Middlemass.

What was the number one song in September 08, 2006?

The number one song in the week of September 08, 2006 was SexyBack by Justin Timberlake in US and I Don't Feel Like Dancin' by Scissor Sisters in UK.

What were the top hits on September 08, 2006?

The top hits on September 08, 2006 were SexyBack by Justin Timberlake, London Bridge by Fergie, (When You Gonna) Give It Up To Me by Sean Paul in US and I Don't Feel Like Dancin' by Scissor Sisters, Sexyback by Justin Timberlake, Hips Don't Lie by Shakira featuring Wyclef Jean in UK.