Tuesday 31 January 2006
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Shane Blanchard .
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Check On It by Beyonce.
In UK Nasty Girl by The Notorious BIG featuring Diddy, Nelly, Jagged Edge & Avery Storm was in the top 5 hits.
Alpha Dog, directed by Nick Cassavetes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006
while The Cat Who Dropped A Bombshell by Lilian Jackson Braun was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Pure Laine.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Company of Heroes or Atsumare! Power Pro Kun no DS Koushien.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 31 January 2006 ?
- Blessed Ludovica
- Saint Geminianus
- Saint Marcella
- Saint Pedro Nolasco
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Bosco, patron saint of educators, circus artists and magicians.
- Moira Shearer: Scottish ballerina known as one of the finest in her field to emerge from the UK.
- Samuel Alito is sworn in as an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2006 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Beyonce - Check On It
- Nelly - Grillz
- Chris Brown - Run It!
- Mary J. Blige - Be Without You
- The Pussycat Dolls - Stickwitu
- Juelz Santana - There It Go! (The Whistle Song)
- Mariah Carey - Don't Forget About Us
- James Blunt - You're Beautiful
- The All-American Rejects - Dirty Little Secret
- D4L - Laffy Taffy
Top #9 songs in the UK
- Shayne Ward - That's My Goal
- The Notorious BIG featuring Diddy, Nelly, Jagged Edge & Avery Storm - Nasty Girl
- Nizlopi - JCB Song
- The Ordinary Boys - Boys Will Be Boys
- Chris Brown featuring Juelz Santana - Run It!
- Madonna - Hung Up
- Beyonce featuring Slim Thug - Check On It
- George Best - A Tribute - Brian Kennedy & Peter Corry
- Dead Or Alive - You Spin Me Round
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Sport Games on 31 January 2006
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Brighton - Burnley : 0 - 0
- Cardiff - Millwall : 1 - 1
- Hull - Coventry : 1 - 2
- Ipswich - Leeds : 1 - 1
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Grays - Burton : 2 - 3
- Hereford - Cambridge : 3 - 0
League 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Milton Keynes Dons - Nott'm Forest : 1 - 0
- Swansea - Gillingham : 1 - 2
- Swindon - Walsall : 1 - 0
League 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Bristol Rvs - Leyton Orient : 3 - 3
- Northampton - Wycombe : 0 - 0
- Shrewsbury - Macclesfield : 1 - 1
- Stockport - Torquay : 1 - 1
Celebrate 31 January 2006 with a precious gift
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?