On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 2006

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 31st Toronto International Film Festival: "Bella" directed by Alejandro Gomez Monteverde wins the People's Choice Award

Famous Weddings

  • Aga Khan's son Prince Hussain weds Kristin White on the grounds of Chateau de Chantilly in France
  • Blues guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd (29) weds Mel Gibson's daughter Hannah Gibson at the altar of The Holy Family Church in Malibu

Famous Deaths

  • Floyd Curry, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1925)
  • Rob Levin, creator of Freenode (b. 1955)