What Happened on July 23, 2006

Historical Events

  • 93rd Tour de France won by Oscar Pereiro of Spain

British Golf Open

British Open Men's Golf, Royal Liverpool GC: Tiger Woods wins his 2nd consecutive Open Championship title and 3rd overall; holds off fellow American Chris DiMarco by 2 strokes

Famous Weddings

  • "The Young and The Restless" actor John Enos (44) weds Disney executive Jennie Lee on the patio of Hollywood hotspot The Cabana Club

Famous Deaths

  • Jean-Paul Desbiens, Quebec writer and journalist (b. 1927)
2006 Highlights

About July 23, 2006

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 6 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Promiscuous - Nelly Furtado Featuring Timbaland
  • UK #1 Song: Don't Stop Me Now/Please, Please - Mcfly