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February 4th, 2006.

February 4th, 2006, was a Saturday. It was day 35 of 2006. The decade was the 2000s.

15 years, 8 months and 17 days have passed since February 4th, 2006.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Aquarius.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on February 4th, 2006.

  • United States: Check On It - Beyonce
  • United Kingdom: Nasty Girl - Notorious B.I.G.
Play the top hits from 2006.
A Spotify playlist of hit songs from 2006. Take a trip back to the peak days of Shakira, Sean Paul, Justin Timberlake, Gnarls Barkley and Beyoncé.
When a Stranger Calls

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "When a Stranger Calls" was at the top of the box office on February 4th, 2006.

Take me back to February 4th, 2006!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is February 4th, 2006 and it's a Saturday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aquarius. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

In America, the song Check On It by Beyonce is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Nasty Girl by Notorious B.I.G. is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie When a Stranger Calls is at the top of the Box Office.

In the United Kingdom, Tony Blair is the current Prime Minister. Internet users are using MSN Messenger to chat with each other online. Cameras on phones have become the norm. Furthermore, the quality of these cameras are continuing to increase with each new phone release. We are now entering into an age where any event can be photographed or recorded in an instance.

Practically every teenager and adult has a MySpace or a Bebo account. It's 2006, so the music charts are being dominated by the likes of Daniel Powter, Sean Paul, Nelly Furtado, James Blunt, Gnarls Barkley, Shakira and Natasha Bedingfield. If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as J Dilla, Proof, Charles Haughey and Steve Irwin would all be still alive.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Charmed", "Malcolm in the Middle", "Fear Factor" and "Deadwood". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "RuneScape", "Fight Night Round 2", "Battlefield 2" and "Fahrenheit". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "That's So Raven", "LazyTown", "Unfabulous" and "Everybody Hates Chris".

Popular toys at the moment include the likes of the PlayStation 2, the PSP and the Xbox 360.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on February 4th, 2006.

  • Dixie Chicks - "Not Ready to Make Nice"

    Dixie Chicks - "Not Ready to Make Nice"

    "Not Ready to Make Nice" by the Dixie Chicks would go on to win a Grammy for 2006's Record of the Year.

  • 2006 in music.

    2006 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2006 included Fergie, Ludacris, Justin Timberlake, Christina Aguilera, Sean Paul, James Blunt, Daniel Powter, Chamillionaire, Rihanna, Nelly Furtado, Cassie, Gnarls Barkley, The Pussycat Dolls, Snow Patrol, Beyoncé and Akon.

  • The HD DVD war.

    The HD DVD war.

    During this period of time, two HD DVD formats called "Blu-ray" and "HD DVD" were competing with each other to become the standard. As a result, certain movies and TV shows could only be found on one of the formats. This was because film studios would align themselves with one of the formats. In rental stores, it was common to see separate Blu-ray and HD DVD sections.

  • The highest paid celebrities in 2006.

    The highest paid celebrities in 2006.

    According to Forbes, the highest paid celebrities in 2006 were Tom Cruise, The Rolling Stones, Oprah Winfrey, U2, Tiger Woods, Steven Spielberg, Howard Stern, 50 Cent, James Gandolfini and Dan Brown.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2006?

    Who were the best NBA players in 2006?

    In 2006, the best NBA players were Steve Nash, LeBron James, Shaquille O'Neal, Dirk Nowitzki, Kobe Bryant, Elton Brand, Tim Duncan, Ben Wallace, Chauncey Billups, Dwyane Wade, Shawn Marion, Carmelo Anthony, Yao Ming, Allen Iverson and Gilbert Arenas.

  • Bringing digital cameras to nightclubs and bars.

    Bringing digital cameras to nightclubs and bars.

    In the late 2000s, it was extremely popular for people to bring digital cameras with them on a night out. The next day, they would then upload their photographs to social media websites such as Facebook, MySpace and Bebo. This was before phones came equipped with high quality cameras.

  • Time Person of the Year 2006.

    Time Person of the Year 2006.

    The Time Person of the Year 2006 was listed as "You". This was in recognition of how everyone had the ability to become a content creator on the Internet.

  • Keira Knightley.

    Keira Knightley.

    21-year-old English actress Keira Knightley was named as FHM's sexiest woman in 2006.

  • Who were the best football players in 2006?

    Who were the best football players in 2006?

    In 2006, the best soccer players were Fabio Cannavaro, Gianluigi Buffon, Thierry Henry, Ronaldinho, Zinedine Zidane, Samuel Eto'o, Miroslav Klose, Didier Drogba, Andrea Pirlo, Jens Lehmann and Deco.

  • 2006 in movies.

    2006 in movies.

    Movies that hit the big screen in 2006 included the likes of The Da Vinci Code, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest, Ice Age: The Meltdown, Casino Royale, Night at the Museum, Cars, X-Men: The Last Stand, Mission: Impossible III, Superman Returns, Happy Feet, The Departed, The Pursuit of Happyness, Apocalypto and Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan.

  • The Departed.

    The Departed.

    The film "The Departed" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2006.

  • Bebo.

    Bebo.

    In countries such as the United Kingdom, New Zealand and Ireland, a social network called Bebo was extremely popular in the mid-to-late noughties. Bebo was famous for its quizzes, auto-playing video box, whiteboard, "Bebo Skins" and "Bebo Luv" features.

  • Music stores are going out of business.

    Music stores are going out of business.

    During this period, many music stores were closing their doors for the last time. The ease at which people could download or stream music meant that the business model of selling CDs was no longer viable.

  • Crocs.

    Crocs.

    Throughout 2006, foam clogs called Crocs surged in popularity; with sales tripling over the course of the year.

  • The growth of YouTube.

    The growth of YouTube.

    During this time, a new video-sharing website called YouTube was exploding in popularity. In December, 2005, the website was receiving 8 million views per day. By July of 2006, over 65,000 videos were being uploaded to YouTube on a daily basis.

  • Cameras on phones become the norm.

    Cameras on phones become the norm.

    By 2005 and 2006, cameras on cell phones had become the norm. People could now take photographs and record videos in an instant. This was the beginning of a new era. An era in which no event would go "uncaptured".

  • MySpace.

    MySpace.

    Between 2005 and 2008, MySpace was the most popular social network in the world. The site gave users the ability to customize their profiles by editing HTML and embedding songs.

  • Scene kids.

    Scene kids.

    From the mid-2000s to 2010, "scene kids" were a popular subculture. The scene kid fashion consisted of skinny jeans, bright colors and straight hair with long fringes.

  • Landline phones begin to die out.

    Landline phones begin to die out.

    During this period, landline phones started to decline. This was due to the rise of personal cell phones.

  • Internet usage increases dramatically.

    Internet usage increases dramatically.

    From about 2002 onward, Internet usage increased dramatically across the entire world. Faster broadband networks were being rolled out, allowing users to download and stream their favorite music and videos. Social networks also started to blow up in popularity.

  • MSN Messenger.

    MSN Messenger.

    During this period of time, a lot of people were using MSN Messenger to chat with their friends online.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 15 years, 8 months and 17 days have passed since February 4th, 2006.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 05 of 2006.
  • Leap Year: 2006 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on February 4th, 2006, will be 15 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 2006 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1139011200.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around February 4th, 2006.

  • January 6th, 2006: The horror movie Hostel (2005) is released in cinemas.
  • January 6th, 2006: Match Point (2005) is released.
  • January 11th, 2006: Angelina Jolie announces that she and Brad Pitt are having a baby.
  • January 13th, 2006: Swedish singer and guitarist Dave Lepard commits suicide.
  • January 13th, 2006: Football: Steve Staunton becomes the new manager of the Republic of Ireland.
  • January 14th, 2006: Rap star Eminem remarries his ex-wife Kim.
  • January 14th, 2006: The first episode of "Dancing on Ice" is aired.
  • January 20th, 2006: The film "High School Musical" is released.
  • January 22nd, 2006: Soccer: Rio Ferdinand scores a last-minute goal in Manchester United's 1-0 win over Liverpool.
  • January 24th, 2006: Disney purchases the animation studio Pixar.
  • January 24th, 2006: American actor Chris Penn dies from heart disease at the age of 40.
  • January 25th, 2006: Mexican professional wrestler Juana Barraza is arrested in connection with a series of murders in Mexico City.
  • January 28th, 2006: 65 people are killed when snow causes a roof to collapse at the Katowice International Fair in Poland.
  • January 28th, 2006: Rapper T.I. releases his single "What You Know".
  • February 3rd, 2006: An Egyptian passenger ferry carrying 1400 people sinks in the Red Sea. Only 388 people are rescued.
  • This date: February 4th, 2006
  • February 5th, 2006: Super Bowl XL: The Pittsburgh Steelers defeat the Seattle Seahawks by 21-10 at Ford Field in Detroit.
  • February 6th, 2006: Conservative leader Stephen Harper becomes the new Prime Minister of Canada.
  • February 6th, 2006: Pop star Britney Spears is photographed driving with her 4-month-old son on her lap in Malibu, California.
  • February 11th, 2006: US Vice President Dick Cheney accidentally shoots Harry Whittington during a quail hunt in Riviera, Texas.
  • February 14th, 2006: Rihanna releases her single "SOS".
  • February 17th, 2006: 1,126 people lose their lives in a mudslide in the Philippine province of Southern Leyte.
  • February 23rd, 2006: The song "Temperature" is released by Sean Paul.
  • February 24th, 2006: Lucky Number Slevin (2006) is released.
  • February 25th, 2006: Riots break out in Dublin, Ireland as people protest a controversial Unionist march down O'Connell Street.
  • February 27th, 2006: Pop rock band "Panic! at the Disco" release their song "I Write Sins Not Tragedies".
  • February 28th, 2006: Ne-Yo releases his debut album "In My Own Words".
  • February 28th, 2006: Colombian singer Shakira releases her song "Hips Don't Lie".
  • March 2nd, 2006: New Jersey crime: Serial killer nurse Charles Cullen is sentenced to life in prison.
  • March 5th, 2006: Mafia hitman Richard Kuklinski (The Iceman) dies at the age of 70.
  • March 6th, 2006: Former baseball player Kirby Puckett dies from a stroke at the age of 45.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on February 4th, 2006, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2006 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 5.
  • Native American Zodiac: February 4th, 2006 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.
  • Birth flower (February): The Violet and the Primrose.

Photos of mid-2000s fashion.

Photographs of mid-2000s fashion and hairstyles.

Photos of mid-2000s fashion.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

TV shows from February, 2006.

  • How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.
  • Bones - Crime comedy-drama TV series.
  • Prison Break - TV serial drama about how one man must save his falsely-accused brother from a death sentence.
  • It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia - American comedy sitcom.
  • Grey's Anatomy - Medical drama television series.
  • The Office - The US version of The Office, starring Steve Carell as Michael Scott.
  • House - Medical drama starring Hugh Laurie.
  • Battlestar Galactica - Sci-fi series.
  • Desperate Housewives - TV show about housewives living in suburban America.
  • Boston Legal - TV show about a Boston law firm.
  • CSI: NY - New York City version spin-off of the CSI franchise.
  • Lost - Mystery drama series about a group of plane crash survivors that are stranded on a strange island.
  • Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide - Nickelodeon TV show about the adventures of middle school teenager Ned Bigby.
  • Joey - Short-lived spin-off show about the life of Friend's character Joey Tribbiani.
  • Stargate Atlantis - Spin-off of the original Stargate series.
  • Deadwood - Western television series.
  • Pimp My Ride - Car customization show hosted by rapper Xzibit.
  • The Apprentice - Reality TV show starring Donald Trump.
  • Extreme Makeover: Home Edition - Reality TV show in which houses are renovated during a one-week period.
  • Arrested Development - American sitcom starring Michael Cera.

Kid's TV shows on February 4th, 2006.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 2006.

  • Ben 10
  • Everybody Hates Chris
  • Go, Diego, Go!
  • The Suite Life of Zack & Cody
  • Avatar: The Last Airbender
  • Zoey 101
  • Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County
  • Veronica Mars
  • Unfabulous
  • Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide
  • LazyTown
  • Peppa Pig
  • Drake & Josh
  • One Tree Hill
  • My Life as a Teenage Robot
  • Teen Titans
  • That's So Raven
  • Jimmy Neutron
  • The Fairly OddParents
  • Malcolm in the Middle
  • Dora the Explorer
  • SpongeBob SquarePants
  • Ed, Edd n Eddy
  • That '70s Show
  • Bear in the Big Blue House
  • 7th Heaven

Popular toys and games in 2006.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2006.

  • The Xbox 360
  • The PSP
  • The PlayStation 2

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • Mario Kart DS 2005

    Mario Kart DS
    Racing game that was released on the Nintendo DS.

  • Guitar Hero 2005

    Guitar Hero
    Music rhythm game.

  • Call of Duty 2 2005

    Call of Duty 2
    The second game in the series.

  • Civilization IV 2005

    Civilization IV
    Turn-based strategy.

  • Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories 2005

    Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories
    PSP exclusive.

  • Age of Empires III 2005

    Age of Empires III
    Real-time strategy game.

  • Shadow of the Colossus 2005

    Shadow of the Colossus
    Action-adventure game.

  • F.E.A.R. 2005

    F.E.A.R.
    First-person shooter / survival horror game.

  • Fahrenheit 2005

    Fahrenheit
    Interactive investigation game.

  • Nintendogs 2005

    Nintendogs
    Pet simulation game that was released for the Nintendo DS.

  • Battlefield 2 2005

    Battlefield 2
    FPS game.

  • Guild Wars 2005

    Guild Wars
    MMO.

  • Psychonauts 2005

    Psychonauts
    Platform game developed by Double Fine Productions.

  • Lego Star Wars: The Video Game 2005

    Lego Star Wars: The Video Game
    Lego-based spin-off game that was based on the Star Wars universe.

  • Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory 2005

    Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory
    Stealth game.

  • God of War 2005

    God of War
    Third-person adventure game.

  • Brothers in Arms: Road to Hill 30 2005

    Brothers in Arms: Road to Hill 30
    Game based on the television series.

  • Fight Night Round 2 2005

    Fight Night Round 2
    Boxing game published by EA Sports.

  • Tekken 5 2005

    Tekken 5
    The sixth installment in the series.

  • Gran Turismo 4 2005

    Gran Turismo 4
    Racing game for the PlayStation 2.

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 2006.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories from their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then check out February 4th, 2012 instead.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on February 4th.

Rosa Parks

Civil Rights activist. Deceased
Born on February 4th, 1913
She was not alive on this date.

Lawrence Taylor

Former NFL player.
Born on February 4th, 1959
He turned 47 on this day in 2006.

Zach King

Internet personality.
Born on February 4th, 1990
He turned 16 on this day in 2006.

Weather on February 4th, 2006.

Historical weather information for February 4th, 2006.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 7.9 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 38.6 degrees Fahrenheit. 3.67 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 2.54cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 3.11 degrees Celsius.

US President.

George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on February 4th, 2006.

UK Prime Minister.

Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on February 4th, 2006.

Irish Taoiseach.

Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on February 4th, 2006 was most likely conceived around the 27th of April, 2005.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 4th, 2006 is close to the 14th of November, 2006.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about February 4th, 2006.

  • A total of 5,739 days have passed since this date.
  • 819 weeks have passed.
  • 495,846,000 seconds have passed since the February 4th, 2006.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 578,487,000 times.
  • Since February 4th, 2006, the earth has travelled approximately 255,856,536,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 82,641,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 42,642,756 steps. That's about 18,952 miles!
  • Since this date, 5,950,152 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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