On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 2006

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Watching You" single released by Rodney Atkins (Billboard Song of the Year 2007)
  • Right wing protesters riot the building of the Hungarian Television in Budapest, Hungary, one day after an audio tape was made public, in which Prime Minister Ferenc Gyurcsány admitted he and his party lied during the 2006 general elections.

Famous Weddings

  • Chinese movie actor Nicholas Tse (26) weds HK actress and cantopop singer Cecilia Cheung (26) at Palawan island in the Philippines

Famous Deaths

  • Edward J. King, 66th Governor of Massachusetts (b. 1925)