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