On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 2006

Historical Events

  • The first operation of Qinghai-Tibet Railway in the People's Republic of China

Famous Weddings

  • "Hi-5" actress and singer Jennifer Peterson-Hind (26) weds recording artist Tom Korbee in Madison, Wisconsin

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Trueman, England cricket fast bowler (England 67 Tests, 307 wickets), dies of small cell carcinoma at 75
2006 Highlights

About July 1, 2006

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Canada Day (Canada)

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