What Happened on March 6, 2006

Historical Events

  • South Dakota Governor Mike Rounds signs a bill into legislation that would ban most abortions in the state.

Famous Deaths

  • Anne Braden, American civil rights activist, journalist, and educator, dies at 81
  • Dana Reeve, American actress, wife of Christopher Reeve and activist (Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation), dies of lung cancer at 44
  • King Floyd, American soul singer-songwriter ("Groove Me"), dies of complications of a stroke and diabetes at 61

Kirby PuckettKirby Puckett (1960-2006)

American Baseball HOF centerfielder (10 × MLB All-Star; World Series 1987, 91; ALCS MVP 1991; 6 × Gold Glove Award; Minnesota Twins), dies of a stroke at 45

2006 Highlights

About March 6, 2006

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 17 years and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: You're Beautiful - James Blunt
  • UK #1 Song: It's Chico Time - Chico