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..
Which were the important events of January 28, 2006?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
- 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)
- Henry McGee: British actor, straight man to Benny...
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 28, 2006?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #9 songs in the UK
- The Notorious BIG featuring Diddy, Nelly, Jagged Edge & Avery Storm - Nasty Girl
- Shayne Ward - That's My Goal
- Nizlopi - JCB Song
- The Ordinary Boys - Boys Will Be Boys
- Madonna - Hung Up
- Chris Brown featuring Juelz Santana - Run It!
- Beyonce featuring Slim Thug - Check On It
- Brian Kennedy & Peter Corry - George Best - A Tribute
- Dead Or Alive - You Spin Me Round
Sport Games on January 28, 2006
Serie AItalian Football
- Milan - Sampdoria : 1 - 1
- Palermo - Siena : 1 - 3
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Cercle Brugge - Gent : 1 - 2
- FC Brussels - Lokeren : 1 - 1
- Genk - Westerlo : 2 - 0
- Lierse - Beveren : 2 - 0
- Louvieroise - Waregem : 2 - 2
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Dortmund - Wolfsburg : 3 - 2
- Hertha - Hannover : 1 - 1
- Leverkusen - Ein Frankfurt : 2 - 1
- Mainz - FC Koln : 4 - 2
- Nurnberg - Hamburg : 2 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Erzgebirge Aue - Burghausen : 1 - 1
- Freiburg - Dresden : 1 - 0
- Saarbrucken - Paderborn : 0 - 0
Make this day unforgettable
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?