Monday 19 June 2006
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Hips Don't Lie by Shakira.
In UK I Wish I Was A Punk Rocker (With Flowers In My Hair) by Sandi Thom was in the top 5 hits.
The Devil Wears Prada, directed by David Frankel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006
while The Saboteurs by W.E.B. Griffin and William E. Butterworth IV was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Drop Dead Gorgeous.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bone: The Great Cow Race or TOCA Race Driver 3.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 19 June 2006
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 19 June 2006 ?
- Juneteenth ? celebrates the Emancipation Proclamation.
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- A meteor show is observed in various places in Pennsylvania, USA.
- Prime ministers of several northern European nations participate in a ceremonial ''laying of the first stone'' at the Svalbard Global Seed Vault in Spitsbergen, Norway.
- Kathleen Blanco, the Governor of the U.S. state of Louisiana, calls in the Louisiana National Guard to patrol the streets of New Orleans following six deaths on the preceding weekend. (''Chicago Tribune'')
- The United States Army charges three soldiers of the 101st Airborne Division 3rd Brigade Combat Team with murder in relation to the deaths of three men in custody in Iraq. (''USA Today'')
- The Mujahedeen Shura Council in Iraq claims that they have captured two United States soldiers. (CBC)
- Iraqi prosecutors in the Trials of Saddam Hussein call for Saddam Hussein to be sentenced to death, together with his half brother Barzan al-Tikriti and former vice-president Taha Yassin Ramadan. (Daily Mail)
- North Korea is said to be readying for long-range missile test of Taepadong-2 missile thought to have a range which includes the western USA coastline. (CNN)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 2006 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Yung Joc - It's Goin' Down
- LeToya - Torn
- Enough Cryin - Mary J. Blige Featuring Brook-Lyn
- Snap Yo Fingers - Lil Jon Featuring E-40 & Sean Paul Of The YoungBloodZ
- So What - Field Mob Featuring Ciara
- DJ Play A Love Song - Jamie Foxx Featuring Twista
- Ridin' - Chamillionaire Featuring Krayzie Bone
- Ne-Yo - When You're Mad
- T.I. - Why You Wanna
- Gimme That - Chris Brown Featuring Lil Wayne
Top #10 Latin songs
- Hips Don't Lie - Shakira Featuring Wyclef Jean
- Down - RKM & Ken-Y
- Caile - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- Angelito - Don Omar
- Machucando - Daddy Yankee
- Mariano Barba - Aliado Del Tiempo
- Aventura - Un Beso
- Volverte A Amar - Alejandra Guzman
- Nuestro Amor Se Ha Vuelto Ayer - Victor Manuelle Featuring Yuridia
- Lo Que Son Las Cosas - Anais
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?