What Happened on September 22, 2006

Historical Events

  • A German maglev train crashes, killing 23.
  • Hezbollah claims "Divine Victory" over Israel in a massive demonstration in Beirut.
  • The F-14 Tomcat retires from the United States Navy
2006 History

Famous Deaths

  • Carla Benschop, Dutch basketball player (b. 1950)
  • Edward Albert, American actor (b. 1951)
  • Ewald Krolis, Suriname Dutch percussionist and kaseko singer (Caribbean Combo - Mi Kanto Ma Mi De Ete (Fallen But Not Defeated), dies at 59

About September 22, 2006

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: SexyBack - Justin Timberlake
  • UK #1 Song: I Don't Feel Like Dancin' - Scissor Sisters