Saturday January 28, 2006

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

We've performed the most in-depth research possible on January 28, 2006, here's what our experts found out: it was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign 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. Shooter, directed by Antoine Fuqua, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2006 while Team Of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin was one of the best selling book. On TV people were watching Kappa Mikey. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Black & White 2: Battle of the Gods or DarkStar One.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Events | Famous birthdays | Movies | TV Series | Music charts | Magazine covers | Books | Videogames

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 28, 2006?


Holidays

  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas

Events

  • One of the roofs of the Katowice International fair in Chorzow/ Katowice, Poland collapses from the weight of snow. 65 people were killed and more than 170 were injured.
  • Hugo Chavez, Venezuela's President, threatens to imprison any American spy who gathers information about Venezuela.
  • A roof collapses on a southern Polish trade-exhibition hall, trapping hundreds of people below. 62 people are killed, and more than 160 others are injured. Poland declares a national day of mourning.

Famous Deaths

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Shooter

Shooter

Release year: 2006

Directed by: Antoine Fuqua

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Michael Peña, Rhona Mitra, Danny Glover

Country: United States of America

Fracture

Fracture

Release year: 2006

Directed by: Gregory Hoblit

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Ryan Gosling, David Strathairn, Rosamund Pike

Country: United States of America

Bridge to Terabithia

Bridge to Terabithia

Release year: 2006

Directed by: Gabor Csupo

Starring: Josh Hutcherson, AnnaSophia Robb, Zooey Deschanel, Robert Patrick

Country: United States of America

The Kingdom

The Kingdom

Release year: 2006

Directed by: Peter Berg

Starring: Jamie Foxx, Chris Cooper, Jennifer Garner, Jason Bateman

Country: United States of America

Hairspray

Hairspray

Release year: 2006

Directed by: Adam Shankman

Starring: John Travolta, Queen Latifah, Nikki Blonsky, Michelle Pfeiffer

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 28, 2006?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Grillz
  2. - Check On It
  3. - Run It!youtube
  4. - Don't Forget About Usyoutube
  5. - Stickwitu

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Nasty Girl
  2. - That's My Goal
  3. - JCB Song
  4. - Boys Will Be Boys
  5. - Hung Up

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Be Without You
  2. - Grillz
  3. - Unpredictable
  4. - Don't Forget About Usyoutube
  5. - So Sickyoutube

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Rompe
  2. - Llame Pa' Verte
  3. - Mayor Que Yo
  4. - Ella Y Yo
  5. - Rakata
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

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Kappa Mikey

Kappa Mikey

Release year: 2006

Country: United States of America

How old am I?

If January 28, 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.

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Magazine Covers

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

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Team Of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin

Team Of Rivals

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Lincoln Prize Winner Doris Kearns Goodwin, a renowned historian, illuminates Lincoln's political genius through this original work. The one-term congressman and prairie attorney rises from obscurity in order to triumph.

The Five People You Meet In Heaven by Mitch Albom

The Five People You Meet In Heaven

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This paperback edition, with flaps, of the #1 New York Times Bestseller Eddie is a veteran of World War II who feels trapped in his life fixing rides at a beach amusement park.

Forever Odd by Dean Koontz

Forever Odd

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Sometimes a character captures readers' hearts and imaginations so well that they seem to live with him long after the last page has been turned.

Just Rewards by Barbara Taylor Bradford

Just Rewards

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The dramatic conclusion to the story that began with Emma Harte, A Woman of Substance and four women at crossroads is now from the blockbuster bestseller author.

Our Endangered Values by Jimmy Carter

Our Endangered Values

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President Jimmy Carter passionately defends the separation of church-state. He warns against fundamentalists who are intentionally blurring the boundaries between religion and politics.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Black & White 2: Battle of the Gods

Black & White 2: Battle of the Gods

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy, God game

Publisher: Electronic Arts

DarkStar One

DarkStar One

Platform: Microsoft Windows Xbox 360 Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: Space trading and combat simulator

Publisher: CDV Software, Kalypso Media

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)

Raving Rabbids

Raving Rabbids

Genre: Party

Publisher: Ubisoft

Crayon Shin-chan: Strongest Family in Kasukabe King Wii

Crayon Shin-chan: Strongest Family in Kasukabe King Wii

Platform: Wii

Publisher: JP Banpresto; SPA 505 Games

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 28, 2006?

On January 28, 2006 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is January 28, 2006?

On January 28, 2006 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on January 28, 2006?

On January 28, 2006 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 28, 2006?

On January 28, 2006 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on January 28, 2006?

On January 28, 2006 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people died on January 28, 2006?

Famous people died on January 28, 2006 include, Henry McGee, Henry McGee.

What was the number one song in January 28, 2006?

The number one song in the week of January 28, 2006 was Grillz by Nelly in US and Nasty Girl by The Notorious BIG featuring Diddy, Nelly, Jagged Edge & Avery Storm in UK.

What were the top hits on January 28, 2006?

The top hits on January 28, 2006 were Grillz by Nelly, Check On It by Beyonce, Run It! by Chris Brown in US and Nasty Girl by The Notorious BIG featuring Diddy, Nelly, Jagged Edge & Avery Storm, That's My Goal by Shayne Ward, JCB Song by Nizlopi in UK.