On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 2006

Famous Deaths


Person of interestJoachim Fest

Joachim Fest, German historian and journalist (Hitler biography, Speer: The Final Verdict), dies at 79

Historian and Journalist Joachim Fest
Historian and Journalist
Joachim Fest
  • Johannes Bob van Benthem, Dutch lawyer (b. 1921)
  • Pat Corley, American actor (b. 1930)
  • William Auld, Scottish poet, writer and supporter of Esperanto (b. 1924)
2006 Highlights

About September 11, 2006

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 2 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo