Sunday July 23, 2006
US date format: 7/23/2006, UK date format: 23/7/2006
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see zodiac on July 23, 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 July people in US were listening to Promiscuous by Nelly Furtado.
In UK Hips Don't Lie by Shakira featuring Wyclef Jean was in the top 5 hits.
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, directed by Adam McKay, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006
while The One Percent Doctrine by Ron Suskind was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Eureka.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Charlotte's Web or Bounty Hounds.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 23, 2006?
- Papua New Guinea - Remembrance Day
- Egypt - Revolution Day (1952)
- St. Liborius
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 2 saints: St. Apollinaris
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- Human Rights Watch releases a report stating that torture of Iraqi detainees was authorized by the US government soldiers' complaints were ignored. (Human Rights Watch)
- Tiger Woods wins the The Open Championship commonly known as the British Open, finishing two shots ahead of Chris DiMarco. (ABC News America)
- Ariel Sharon's condition worsens. (BBC)
- 2006 Israel-Lebanon conflict:
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 23, 2006?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Shakira featuring Wyclef Jean - Hips Don't Lie
- Nelly Furtado - Maneater
- Lily Allen - Smile
- Sandi Thom - I Wish I Was A Punk Rocker (With Flowers In My Hair)
- The Pussycat Dolls featuring Snoop Dogg - Buttons
Top #5 R&B songs
Top #5 Latin songs
- Don Omar - Angelito
- RKM & Ken-Y - Down
- Shakira Featuring Wyclef Jean - Hips Don't Lie
- Tito "El Bambino" El Patron - Caile
- Thalia Featuring Anthony "Romeo" Santos - No, No, No
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- I.R.S. to Cut Tax Auditors The Bush administration will eliminate nearly half of the lawyers who handle gift and estate tax returns, which are filed for the wealthiest Americans. [..]
- Re-Refinancing, and Putting Off Mortgage Pain As payments on mortgages balloon, many Americans have found a way to put off the day of reckoning. [..]
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on July 23, 2006?
On July 23, 2006 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is July 23, 2006?
On July 23, 2006 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on July 23, 2006?
On July 23, 2006 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 23, 2006?
On July 23, 2006 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on July 23, 2006?
On July 23, 2006 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people died on July 23, 2006?
Famous people died on July 23, 2006 include, Jean-Paul Desbiens.
What was the number one song in July 23, 2006?
The number one song in the week of July 23, 2006 was Promiscuous by Nelly Furtado in US and Hips Don't Lie by Shakira featuring Wyclef Jean in UK.
What were the top hits on July 23, 2006?
The top hits on July 23, 2006 were Promiscuous by Nelly Furtado, Crazy by Gnarls Barkley, Me & U by Cassie in US and Hips Don't Lie by Shakira featuring Wyclef Jean, Maneater by Nelly Furtado, Smile by Lily Allen in UK.