On This Day

What Happened on December 17, 2006

Famous Weddings

  • Contemporary Christian and Latin pop singer Jaci Velasquez (27) weds "Salvador" lead singer Nic Gonzalez in Austin, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Denis Payton, English rock musician (Dave Clark Five - Glad All Over), dies at 63
  • Larry Sherry, American baseball player, dies at 71
  • Timmie Rogers, American comedian (The Jackie Gleason Show), actor and singer-songwriter (Back to School Again; I Love Ya, I Love Ya, I Love Ya), dies at 91
2006 Highlights

About December 17, 2006

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 11 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius