What Happened on June 24, 2006

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Premier

"Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest", directed by Gore Verbinski, starring Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley and Orlando Bloom, premieres at Disneyland - becomes fastest film to gross over 1 billion

Famous Weddings

  • "Numb3rs" actress Diane Farr (36) weds marketing executive Seung Yong Chung (35) at Rainbow Tarns, California
  • "The Desperate Housewives" actress Marcia Cross (44) weds stockbroker Tom Mahoney (48) at Church of Our Saviour Episcopal Parish in Pasadena, California

Famous Deaths

  • Patsy Ramsey, mother of JonBenĂ©t Ramsey (b. 1956)