Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Leo.
Zodiac Element: Fire.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2006 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
Native American Zodiac: The 3rd of August, 2006 falls under the Salmon.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
Age: Anyone born on the 3rd of August, 2006, will be 12 years of age.
American Format: 08-03-2006 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2006-08-03. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20060803" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1154559600.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 3rd of August, 2006:
United States: Promiscuous - Nelly Furtado ft Timbaland
United Kingdom: Hips Don't Lie - Shakira ft Wyclef Jean
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Miami Vice" was at the top of the box office on this date.
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 3rd of August, 2006.
Between 2005 and 2008, MySpace was the most popular social network in the world.
Throughout 2006, foam clogs called Crocs surged in popularity; with sales tripling over the course of the year.
In countries such as the United Kingdom, New Zealand and Ireland, a social network called Bebo (Blog Early Blog Often) is beginning to overtake its rival MySpace. Bebo is famous for its quizzes, auto-playing video box, whiteboard, "Bebo Skins" and "Bebo Luv" features.
21-year-old English actress Keira Knightley is named as FHM's sexiest woman in 2006.
Time Person of the Year 2006
The Time Person of the Year 2006 is listed as "You". This is in recognition of how everyone has the ability to become a content creator on the Internet.
During this period of time, an Internet meme called "LOLcats" is beginning to take-off.
Mel Gibson Arrest
On the 28th of July, 2006, actor Mel Gibson is arrested for driving under the influence. Gibson launches abuse at the officers. He also makes antisemitic remarks about Jews being the cause of all wars in the world.
Weather information for the 3rd of August, 2006:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 21.7 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 76.9 degrees Fahrenheit. 24.94 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 9.14cm.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 3rd of August, 2006.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 3rd of August, 2006. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 3rd of August, 2006. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 3rd of August, 2006.
4,515 days have passed since this date.
390,099,600 seconds have passed since the 3rd of August, 2006.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 455,116,200 times.
Since the 3rd of August, 2006, earth has travelled approximately 201,291,393,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 65,016,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 33,548,566 steps. That's about 14,910 miles!
Since this date, 4,681,195 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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