Friday 17 March 2006, St. Patrick's Day
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of March people in US were listening to So Sick by Ne-Yo.
In UK It's Chico Time by Chico was in the top 5 hits.
Inside Man, directed by Spike Lee, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006
while The World Is Flat by Thomas L. Friedman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching High Spirits with Shirley Ghostman.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Assault Heroes or AMF Xtreme Bowling 2006.
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- Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
- Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
- St. Agricola
- St. Joseph of Arimathea
- Feast day of St Patrick: a public holiday in Ireland (National feast) and Montserrat, widely celebrated in North America and worldwide (see St. Patrick's Day)
- Ancient Latvia - Kustonu Diena (return of the larks) observed
- Boston, Massachusetts - Evacuation Day
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- The United States strikes its two remaining Iowa-class battleships from the Naval Vessel Register, ending the age of the battleship.
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Sport Games on 17 March 2006
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Standard - Genk : 1 - 0
- Waregem - Lierse : 0 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Aachen - Dresden : 2 - 0
- Burghausen - Greuther Furth : 2 - 2
- Siegen - Offenbach : 1 - 1
Division 2Football (France)
- Clermont - Valenciennes : 1 - 2
- Dijon - Gueugnon : 3 - 0
- Grenoble - Caen : 0 - 2
- Guingamp - Brest : 1 - 0
League 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Swansea - Brentford : 2 - 1
- Tranmere - Walsall : 1 - 2
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