What Happened on December 15, 2006

Historical Events

Music History

American blues legend B.B. King is awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President George W. Bush

  • First flight of the F-35 Lightning II.

Famous Deaths

  • Clay Regazzoni, Swiss Formula One driver, dies at 67
  • Henny Alma [Hendrika den Broek], Dutch actress (Soldier of Orange), dies at 83
2006 Highlights

About December 15, 2006

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Irreplaceable - Beyonce
  • UK #1 Song: Patience - Take That