On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 2006

Historical Events

  • Dame Silvia Cartwright steps down as the Governor-General of New Zealand and is replaced by The Honourable Anand Satyanand, who is sworn in 23 August

Famous Weddings

  • Former Miss Ireland Andrea Roche (30) weds PJ Mansfield at Church of The Nativity of the Blessed Mary in Saggart Village, Dublin

Famous Deaths

  • John Locke, American rock keyboardist (Spirit -"I Got A Line On You"), dies of cancer at 62
2006 Highlights

About August 4, 2006

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

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