What Happened on January 31, 2006

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Alan Greenspan retires as Chairman of the Federal Reserve

Appointment of Interest

US Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor retires and is replaced by Samuel Alito

Famous Deaths

  • Moira Shearer, Scottish actress (The Red Shoes) and ballerina, dies at 80

About January 31, 2006

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Check On It - Beyonce Featuring Slim Thug
  • UK #1 Song: Nasty Girl - Notorious Big Ft. Diddy, Nelly, Jagged Edge & Avery Storm