Saturday January 28, 2006

US date format: 1/28/2006, UK date format: 28/1/2006

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 28, 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 January people in US were listening to Grillz by Nelly. In UK Nasty Girl by The Notorious BIG featuring Diddy, Nelly, Jagged Edge & Avery Storm was in the top 5 hits. A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints, directed by Dito Montiel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006 while Every Breath You Take by Judith McNaught was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Chaser's War on Everything. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arcana Heart or Command & Conquer: The First Decade.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas

Events

  • The roof of one of the buildings at the Katowice International Fair in Chorzow / Katowice, Poland, collapses due to the weight of snow, killing 65 and injuring more than 170 others.
  • Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez threatens to jail any United States spies caught gathering information about Venezuela. (BBC)
  • The roof of a trade-exhibition hall in southern Poland collapses with several hundred people inside, trapping many beneath the wreckage, 62 people are killed and over 160 injured. Poland declares a day of national mourning. (CNN)

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Movies

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A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints

A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints

Directed by: Dito Montiel

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Rosario Dawson, Shia LaBeouf, Dianne Wiest

Something New

Something New

Directed by: Sanaa Hamri

Starring: Sanaa Lathan, Simon Baker, Golden Brooks, Fuzzy Fantabulous

The Foot Fist Way

The Foot Fist Way

Directed by: Jody Hill

Starring: Danny McBride, Ben Best, Mary Jane Bostic, Spencer Moreno

The Sasquatch Gang

The Sasquatch Gang

Directed by: Tim Skousen

Starring: Justin Long, Jeremy Sumpter, Addie Land, Joey Kern

Firewall

Firewall

Directed by: Richard Loncraine

Starring: Harrison Ford, Virginia Madsen, Paul Bettany, Carly Schroeder

vinyl songs

Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 28, 2006?
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Top #6 R&B songs

  1. - Be Without You
  2. - Grillz
  3. - Unpredictable
  4. - Don't Forget About Usyoutube
  5. - So Sickyoutube
  6. - I Think They Like Me
Sport Games on January 28, 2006

Sport Games on January 28, 2006


Serie A

Italian Football
  • Milan - Sampdoria : 1 - 1
  • Palermo - Siena : 1 - 3
See all Football game results of January 28, 2006

Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Cercle Brugge - Gent : 1 - 2
  • FC Brussels - Lokeren : 1 - 1
  • Genk - Westerlo : 2 - 0
  • Lierse - Beveren : 2 - 0
  • Louvieroise - Waregem : 2 - 2
See all Football game results of January 28, 2006

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Dortmund - Wolfsburg : 3 - 2
  • Hertha - Hannover : 1 - 1
  • Leverkusen - Ein Frankfurt : 2 - 1
  • Mainz - FC Koln : 4 - 2
  • Nurnberg - Hamburg : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of January 28, 2006

Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Erzgebirge Aue - Burghausen : 1 - 1
  • Freiburg - Dresden : 1 - 0
  • Saarbrucken - Paderborn : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of January 28, 2006

TV Series

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The Chaser's War on Everything

The Chaser's War on Everything

Directed by: Andrew Hansen

Starring: Julian Morrow, Andrew Hansen, Chris Taylor, Chas Licciardello

Country: Australia

Classical Destinations

Classical Destinations

Wild Country

Wild Country

Directed by: Craig Strachan

Pitbull

Pitbull

Directed by: Ronan O'Donoghue

Deal or No Deal

Deal or No Deal

Magazine Covers

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Books

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Every Breath You Take by Judith McNaught

Every Breath You Take

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Unforgettable characters, sizzling romance, and riveting suspense: These are the trademarks of beloved author Judith McNaught. With millions of devoted fans and ten New York Times bestsellers to date, McNaught is

Predator by Patricia Cornwell

Predator

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Investigating the disappearance of two sisters in Florida, Dr. Kay Scarpetta follows clues that twist and turn, leading her into the psychopathic depths of a jailed serial killer's mind.

A Million Little Pieces by James Fre

A Million Little Pieces

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Memoir: At 23, Frey spent six weeks in rehab; Oprah's Book Club, announced Sept. 2005; new editions will have an author's note saying Frey ?€œembellished many details?€?. (P, Anchor)

At First Sight by Nicholas Sparks

At First Sight

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFrom Nicholas Sparks comes a novel that beautifully portrays how the emotion that can break your heart is sometimes the very one that heals it.There

The Cat Who Dropped A Bombshell by Lilian Jackson Braun

The Cat Who Dropped A Bombshell

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The residents of Pickax are about to celebrate the 150th anniversary of its founding. But in the midst of all the preparations, Qwill has to take time out to deal with

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Arcana Heart

Arcana Heart

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Examu Inc., AQ Interactive, Atlus, Arc System Works, Aksys Games, Zen United, NIS America

CivCity: Rome

CivCity: Rome

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: City-building

Publisher: 2K Games

Baten Kaitos Origins

Baten Kaitos Origins

Platform: Nintendo GameCube

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Nintendo

Command & Conquer: The First Decade

Command & Conquer: The First Decade

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: 11 RTS games, 1 FPS game

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Army Men: Major Malfunction

Army Men: Major Malfunction

Platform: PlayStation 2 Xbox

Genre: Action Shooter

Publisher: Global Star Software


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