What Happened on August 16, 2006

Famous Deaths

  • Alex Buzo, Australian playwright and author (b. 1944)

Alfredo StroessnerAlfredo Stroessner (1912-2006)

Paraguayan army officer, Dictator and 42nd President of Paraguay (1954-89), dies of a stroke at 93

  • Herschel Green, American pilot (b. 1920)
  • Jon N√∂dtveidt, Swedish musician (Dissection), dies at 31
2006 Highlights

About August 16, 2006

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: London Bridge - Fergie
  • UK #1 Song: Hips Don't Lie - Shakira Ft. Wyclef Jean