Sunday June 11, 2006

US date format: 6/11/2006, UK date format: 11/6/2006

It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini (see zodiac on June 11, 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. In that special week of June people in US were listening to Ridin' by Chamillionaire. In UK I Wish I Was A Punk Rocker (With Flowers In My Hair) by Sandi Thom was in the top 5 hits. Monster House, directed by Gil Kenan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006 while I Say A Little Prayer by E. Lynn Harris was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Drop Dead Gorgeous. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs or Cake Mania.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2006, at June 11 across the years or at June 2006 calendar.

likes
Like this day if it is important to you!
history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of June 11, 2006?


Events

  • Iraqi eye-witnesses claim Abu Musab al-Zarqawi was briefly interrogated and kicked in the chest by the U.S. military before his subsequent death. (The Sunday Times)
  • The first named storm of the 2006 Atlantic hurricane season forms, Tropical Storm Alberto (2006), from Tropical Depression One. (CNN) (NHC)

Famous Deaths

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

See other popular movies of the week

Pan's Labyrinth

Pan's Labyrinth

Directed by: Guillermo del Toro

Starring: Ivana Baquero, Ariadna Gil, Sergi López, Maribel Verdú

Country: United States of America

Triad Election

Triad Election

Directed by: Johnnie To

Starring: Louis Koo, Simon Yam, Nick Cheung, Ka Tung Lam

Clerks II

Clerks II

Directed by: Kevin Smith

Starring: Brian O'Halloran, Jeff Anderson, Rosario Dawson, Jason Mewes

Chronicle of an Escape

Chronicle of an Escape

Directed by: Israel Adrián Caetano

Starring: Rodrigo De la Serna, Pablo Echarri, Nazareno Casero, Lautaro Delgado

A Scanner Darkly

A Scanner Darkly

Directed by: Richard Linklater

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder, Robert Downey Jr., Rory Cochrane

Have a look at 'THE TIMES' from June 11, 2006 and get it!

Get UK historic newspapers

Get 'THE TIMES' from June 11, 2006
The Times
vinyl songs

Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 11, 2006?
Unlimited, ad-free streaming of over a million songs, 30 day Free Trial


Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - It's Goin' Down
  2. - Enough Cryin
  3. - What You Know
  4. - Torn
  5. - Snap Yo Fingers

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Hips Don't Lie
  2. - Caile
  3. - Angelito
  4. - Down
  5. - Machucando
Sport Games on June 11, 2006

Sport Games on June 11, 2006


La Liga Segunda Division

Football (Spain)
  • Albacete - Ciudad de Murcia : 2 - 2
  • Almeria - Lleida : 3 - 1
  • Gimnastic - Hercules : 1 - 1
  • Levante - Lorca : 0 - 0
  • Poli Ejido - Eibar : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of June 11, 2006

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

Drop Dead Gorgeous

Drop Dead Gorgeous

Directed by: Philip Alderton

Orange Roughies

Orange Roughies

Directed by: Chris Bailey

High Hopes

High Hopes

Directed by: Joe Eckardt

Eine Liebe am Gardasee

Eine Liebe am Gardasee

Sable noir

Sable noir

How old am I?

If June 11th, 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.

calendar

Magazine Covers

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

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free

I Say A Little Prayer by E. Lynn Harris

I Say A Little Prayer

By:

A USA Today, New York Times, Washington Post BestsellerChauncey Greer, the suave and successful owner of the Cute Boy Greeting Card Company, never wants for the attention of guys just as

Blink by Malcolm Gladwell

Blink

By:

In his landmark bestseller The Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell redefined how we understand the world around us. Now, in Blink, he revolutionizes the way we understand the world within.

Dispatches From The Edge by Anderson Cooper

Dispatches From The Edge

By:

Few people have witnessed more scenes of chaos and conflict around the world than Anderson Cooper, whose groundbreaking coverage on CNN has changed the way we watch the news.

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.

The Poe Shadow by Matthew Pearl

The Poe Shadow

By:

“I present to you . . . the truth about this man’s death and my life.”Baltimore, 1849. The body of Edgar Allan Poe has been buried in an unmarked grave.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

DarkOrbit

DarkOrbit

Platform: Web Browser

Genre: Space-Action

Publisher: Bigpoint

Age of Empires: The Age of Kings

Age of Empires: The Age of Kings

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Majesco

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)

Cake Mania

Cake Mania

Platform: Windows, Adobe Flash Player, Nintendo DS, Mobile Phones, PlayStation Portable, PlayStation 2, Wii

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Sandlot Games

Air Assault Task Force

Air Assault Task Force

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Wargame

Publisher: Shrapnel Games

money

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


News articles

  • Extreme Commutes Grow Longer in Air Industry Airline workers often commute to faraway cities, but with planes full they are finding it harder to get home. [..]
  • Pollution From Chinese Coal Casts a Global Shadow Coal is China's double-edged sword — the new economy's black gold and the fragile environment's dark cloud. [..]
  • See all financial news of June 11th, 2006

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 11, 2006?

On June 11, 2006 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is June 11, 2006?

On June 11, 2006 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on June 11, 2006?

On June 11, 2006 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 11, 2006?

On June 11, 2006 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on June 11, 2006?

On June 11, 2006 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people died on June 11, 2006?

Famous people died on June 11, 2006 include, Bruce Shand, Michael Bartosh, Neroli Fairhall.

What was the number one song in June 11, 2006?

The number one song in the week of June 11, 2006 was Ridin' by Chamillionaire in US and I Wish I Was A Punk Rocker (With Flowers In My Hair) by Sandi Thom in UK.

What were the top hits on June 11, 2006?

The top hits on June 11, 2006 were Ridin' by Chamillionaire, Bad Day by Daniel Powter, Promiscuous by Nelly Furtado in US and I Wish I Was A Punk Rocker (With Flowers In My Hair) by Sandi Thom, Maneater by Nelly Furtado, From Paris To Berlin by Infernal in UK.


Like this day if it is important to you!
likes