Saturday 9 September 2006US date format: 9/9/2006, UK date format: 9/9/2006
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 9, 2006). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Monkey .
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 Hunters Of Dune by Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Underground.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Driver: Vegas or Al Emmo and the Lost Dutchman's Mine.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- North Korea - Republic Day (1948)
- Eastern Orthodoxy - Synaxis of the Theopatores Joachim and Anna
- California - Admission Day (to commemorate the state's admission to the USA)
- Japan - Chrysanthemum Day (Kiku no Sekku)
- Tajikistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- The Sri Lankan Army says that 28 soldiers were killed and 119 were wounded while battling the Tamil Tiger rebels in Jaffna. The deaths of nearly 150 Tamil Tigers were also reported. (CNN)
- NATO-led forces in Afghanistan say they have killed 40 more Taliban rebels in the ongoing offensive in the south. (BBC)
- Taliban insurgency (Operation Medusa):: NATO-led forces in Afghanistan say they have killed 40 more Taliban rebels in the ongoing offensive in the south. (BBC)
- Qubo on NBC and Telemundo: Babar, Dragon, 3-2-1 Penguins! and Larryboy: The Cartoon Adventures, VeggieTales, Jane and the Dragon and Jacob Two-Two
- Growing Up Creepie is on Discovery Kids
- ABC Kids Premieres of The Replacements, Hannah Montana and Yin Yang Yo!
- 4Kids TV Premiere of Yu-Gi-Oh! Capsule Monsters
- Tens of thousands of protesters begin their anticorruption protests, "Million Voices Against Corruption, President Chen Must Go", against President Chen Shui-bian in Taipei, Taiwan. (Associated Press via Washington Post), (BBC)
- BBC's The Proms 'Last Night at the Proms' took place at Royal Albert Hall in London. The proms were simulcasted to cities across the United Kingdom like Glasgow, Swansea, Belfast, Manchester and London Hyde Park. More than 100,000 people attended the festival in London and elsewhere. The proms are currently in their 112th season. (BBC News)
- Space Shuttle Atlantis lifts off from John F. Kennedy Space Center in Florida to begin STS-115. (CNN.com)
- A 4.4 magnitude earthquake affects Israel and the West Bank. No injuries are reported. (Reuters)
- Taliban insurgency (Operation Medusa):
- 19-year-old Maria Sharapova wins her second Grand Slam, upsetting Justin Henin-Hardenne 6ndash4, 6ndash4 in the final of the 2006 U.S. Open. (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Sport Games on 9 September 2006
Serie AItalian Football
- Fiorentina - Inter : 2 - 3
- Roma - Livorno : 2 - 0
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Charleroi - Roeselare : 2 - 1
- Club Brugge - Bergen : 0 - 0
- FC Brussels - Germinal : 1 - 2
- Lierse - Standard : 1 - 3
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ath Madrid - Valencia : 0 - 1
- Barcelona - Osasuna : 3 - 0
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Alaves - Real Madrid B : 3 - 1
- Albacete - Malaga : 2 - 1
- Castellon - Tenerife : 2 - 1
- Ciudad de Murcia - Valladolid : 1 - 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 2006 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Deja Vu - Beyonce Featuring Jay Z
- Pullin' Me Back - Chingy Featuring Tyrese
- Shoulder Lean - Young Dro Featuring T.I.
- Ne-Yo - Sexy Love
- I Know You See It - Yung Joc Featuring Brandy 'Ms. B.' Hambrick
- Call On Me - Janet & Nelly
- S.E.X. - Lyfe Jennings
- (When You Gonna) Give It Up To Me - Sean Paul Featuring Keyshia Cole
- U And Dat - E-40 Featuring T-Pain & Kandi Girl
- Cassie - Me & U
Top #10 Latin songs
- Labios Compartidos - Mana
- Down - RKM & Ken-Y
- Ni Una Sola Palabra - Paulina Rubio
- Joan Sebastian - Mas Alla Del Sol
- Pam Pam - Wisin & Yandel
- Tengo Un Amor - Toby Love Featuring Rakim & Ken-Y
- Hips Don't Lie - Shakira Featuring Wyclef Jean
- Mariano Barba - Aliado Del Tiempo
- Caile - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- De Rodillas Te Pido - Alegres de La Sierra
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