What Happened on February 23, 2006

Historical Events

  • Dubai Ports World agrees to postpone its plans to take over management of six U.S. ports after the proposal ignited harsh bipartisan criticism on Capitol Hill.

Famous Deaths

  • Benno Besson, Swiss actor and director (Der Arzt wider Willen), dies at 83
  • Telmo Zarraonaindía, Spanish footballer (b. 1921)
2006 Highlights

About February 23, 2006

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 3 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Check On It - Beyonce Featuring Slim Thug
  • UK #1 Song: Thunder In My Heart Again - Meck Ft. Leo Sayer