On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 2006

Famous Deaths

  • Bob Thaves, American cartoonist (Frank and Ernest), dies at 81
  • Iris Marion Young, American feminist and political scientist (b. 1949)
  • Jason Rhoades, American installation artist (b. 1965)
2006 Highlights

About August 1, 2006

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo