What Happened on July 2, 2006

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Michael Schumacher wins US F1 Grand Prix for the 5th time, 1st driver in any series to win 5 races at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Formula 1 Driver Michael Schumacher
Formula 1 Driver
Michael Schumacher

Sports record brokenWorld Record

Sri Lanka's Sanath Jayasuriya (152) and Upul Tharanga (109) compile world record cricket ODI opening stand of 286 vs England at Headingley


Famous Deaths

  • Jan Murray, American comedian (b. 1916)