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Historical Events Happened In 2006

Thursday, 26 March 2015

Jan 01   Russia cuts natural gas to Ukraine over a price dispute in the year 2006.  

Jan 01   Sydney, Australia, has its hottest day on record, when the city swelters in 45°C (113° F) heat on this day in history.  

Jan 02   In the year 2006 the Bad Reichenhall ice rink roof in Germany collapses after heavy snowfall in the Bavarian Alps, killing 15.  

Jan 03   Twelve dead coal miners and one survivor are discovered in the Sago Mine Disaster near Buckhannon, West Virginia, U.S on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Powers are transferred from Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon to his deputy, Vice Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, after Sharon suffers a massive hemorrhagic stroke in the year 2006.  

Jan 04   The Texas Longhorns of the University of Texas beat the University of Southern California Trojans, 41-38 in a last minute touchdown by Texas quarterback Vince Young in the 2006 Rose Bowl in the year 2006.  

Jan 05   In the year 2006 a hotel in Mecca, Saudi Arabia collapses, killing 76 pilgrims visiting to perform hajj.  

Jan 06   In the year 2006 the record-breaking 2005 Atlantic hurricane season officially draws to a close as Tropical Storm Zeta dissipates.  

Jan 07   In the year 2006 embroiled in multiple scandals, former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay announces he will not seek to reassume his former post.  

Jan 07   UK Liberal Democratic leader Charles Kennedy resigns after revelations that he has a drinking problem in the year 2006.  

Jan 08   A powerful, magnitude 6.9 earthquake centered off the coast of the Greek island of Kythera shakes much of Greece and is felt throughout the eastern Mediterranean basin in the year 2006.  

Jan 09   The Dow Jones Industrial Average closes above 11,000 for the first time since jun 7, 2001, closing at 11,011.90 on this day in history.  

Jan 11   The augine Volcano in Alaska erupts twice, marking its first major eruption since 1986 in the year 2006.  

Jan 12   A stampede during the Stoning of the devil ritual on the last day at the Hajj in Mina, Saudi Arabia, kills 362 pilgrims on this day in history.  

Jan 14   A natural gas explosion in a coal mine kills eight in Romania in the year 2006.  

Jan 15   In the year 2006 nASA's Stardust mission successfully ends, the first to return dust from a comet.  

Jan 22   Kobe Bryant scored 81 points in regulation and is second only to the legendary 1960s center Wilt Chamberlain, who had 100 points in the year 2006.  

Jan 23   On this day in history stephen Harper wins the federal election in Canada, forming a minority government.  

Jan 25   Deus Caritas Est, the first encyclical of Pope Benedict XVI, is promulgated on this day in history.  

Jan 25   On this day in history hamas wins the majority of seats in the Palestinian Legislative Council elections.  

Jan 27   On this day in history celebrations are held in Salzburg and around the world for the 250th anniversary of the birth of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.  

Jan 28   A trade hall roof collapses in Katowice, Poland, killing 65 people on this day in history.  

Jan 31   On this day in history samuel Alito is sworn in as an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.  

Feb 01   UAL Corporation, United Airlines' parent company, emerges from bankruptcy after being in that position since dec 9, 2002, the longest such filing in history on this day in history.  

Feb 04   The Wowowee stampede occurred at the PhilSports Arena. 61 killed on this day in history.  

Feb 05   The Pittsburgh Steelers win Super Bowl XL, defeating the Seattle Seahawks 21-10 on this day in history.  

Feb 07   On this day in history an aging Egyptian passenger ferry carrying more than 1,400 people sinks in the Red Sea off the Saudi coast.  

Feb 08   2006 East Timor crisis: 404 soldiers desert their barracks in East Timor on this day in history.  

Feb 10   The 2006 Winter Olympics open in Turin, Italy. The closing ceremony occurred on feb 26 in the year 2006.  

Feb 11   U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney accidentally shoots his friend and lawyer, Harry Whittington, in the face with a shotgun on a south Texas ranch on this day in history.  

Feb 16   Kobe Airport, a controversial offshore airport in Kobe, Japan, opens for airline service in the year 2006.  

Feb 17   On this day in history as many as 1,800 people die when a mudslide occurs on Leyte Island in the Philippines.  

Feb 19   On this day in history pasta de Conchos mine disaster: Sixty-five miners become trapped underground after an explosion in Nueva Rosita, Mexico; all 65 die.  

Feb 22   In the year 2006 a bomb heavily damages the Al Askari Mosque, a Shiite holy site in Samarra, Iraq.  

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Jan 01   In the year 2006 death of harry Magdoff, American magazine editor (b. 1913)  

Jan 02   On this day in history death of cecilia Muñoz-Palma, first female Philippine Supreme Court Justice (b. 1913)  

Jan 03   In the year 2006 death of bill Skate, Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea (b. 1954)  

Jan 04   Irving Layton, Canadian poet (b. 1912) died in the year 2006.  

Jan 05   In the year 2006 death of lord Merlyn-Rees, British politician (b. 1920)  

Jan 06   In the year 2006 death of lou Rawls, American singer (b. 1933)  

Jan 07   Heinrich Harrer, Austrian mountaineer (b. 1912) died on this day in history.  

Jan 08   Tony Banks, British politician (b. 1943) died on this day in history.