On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 2006

Historical Events

  • 56th Berlin International Film Festival: "Grbavica" wins the Golden Bear

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Al Michaels joins NBC's "Sunday Night Football" broadcast with John Madden

Television Sportscaster Al Michaels
Television Sportscaster
Al Michaels
NFL Coach and Sportscaster John Madden
NFL Coach and Sportscaster
John Madden

Famous Deaths

  • Freddie Laker, British airline entrepreneur (b. 1922)
  • Nadira, Indian actress (b. 1932)
  • Ron Greenwood CBE, English soccer defender (Brentford) and manager (West Ham Utd 1961-74; FA Cup 1964, European Cup Winners' Cup 1965; England 1977-82), dies from Alzheimer's disease at 84
2006 Highlights

About February 9, 2006

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 9 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius