On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 2006

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Puzzle Play aired to network Ten, replacing In the Box

Famous Deaths

  • Saparmurat Niyazov, President of Turkmenistan (b. 1940)
  • Scobie Breasley, Australian jockey (b. 1914)
  • Sydney Wooderson, English athlete dubbed "The Mighty Atom" (world record 1937), dies at 92