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March 4th, 2006.

March 4th, 2006, was a Saturday. It was day 63 of 2006. The decade was the 2000s.

15 years, 3 months and 11 days have passed since March 4th, 2006.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Pisces.

Music charts.

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

  • United States: Check On It - Beyonce
  • United Kingdom: Sorry - Madonna
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.

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Madea's Family Reunion" was at the top of the box office on March 4th, 2006.

Take me back to March 4th, 2006!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

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

Spring has started to creep in and the days are beginning to get longer. In America, the song Check On It by Beyonce is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Sorry by Madonna is the number one hit song.

George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Madea's Family Reunion 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 instant. 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.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Charmed", "Dora the Explorer", "Pimp My Ride" and "Desperate Housewives". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "God of War", "Lego Star Wars: The Video Game", "Fahrenheit" and "Black". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "One Tree Hill", "Drake & Josh", "Zoey 101" and "Go, Diego, Go!".

If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as 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 March 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 naughties. 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, 3 months and 11 days have passed since March 4th, 2006.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 09 of 2006.
  • Leap Year: 2006 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on March 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 1141430400.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around March 4th, 2006.

  • February 3rd, 2006: An Egyptian passenger ferry carrying 1400 people sinks in the Red Sea. Only 388 people are rescued.
  • 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.
  • This date: March 4th, 2006
  • 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.
  • March 10th, 2006: Bear Grylls' TV show "Man vs. Wild" is aired for the first time.
  • March 11th, 2006: Former Federal Republic of Yugoslavia President Slobodan Milosevic dies in his cell.
  • March 13th, 2006: Gnarls Barkley releases the song "Crazy".
  • March 17th, 2006: The film "V for Vendetta" is released in movie theaters.
  • March 17th, 2006: She's the Man (2006), starring Amanda Bynes, is released in movie theaters.
  • March 20th, 2006: The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is released.
  • March 21st, 2006: Twitter is founded.
  • March 24th, 2006: The film Inside Man (2006) is released.
  • March 24th, 2006: The teen sitcom "Hannah Montana" makes its debut on the Disney Channel.
  • March 26th, 2006: The Fray release their single "How to Save a Life".
  • March 31st, 2006: The film Basic Instinct 2 (2006) is released in movie theaters.
  • April 2nd, 2006: WrestleMania 22: John Cena defeats Triple H at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 4th, 2006, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2006 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 6.
  • Native American Zodiac: March 4th, 2006 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.
  • Birth flower (March): The Daffodil and the Jonqui.

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.

  • 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.

Kid's TV shows on March 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.

  • Black - First-person shooter video game developed by Criterion Games.
  • Call of Duty 2 - The second game in the series.
  • F.E.A.R. - First-person shooter / survival horror game.
  • Fahrenheit - Interactive investigation game.
  • Battlefield 2 - FPS game.
  • Lego Star Wars: The Video Game - Lego-based spin-off game that was based on the Star Wars universe.
  • God of War - Third-person adventure game.

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 March 4th, 2012 instead.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 4th of March.

  • March 4th, 1982: Landon Donovan (Soccer player) turned 24 on this day in 2006.

Weather on March 4th, 2006.

Historical weather information for March 4th, 2006.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 6.7 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 24.0 degrees Fahrenheit. -4.44 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 0 degrees Celsius.

US President.

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

UK Prime Minister.

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

Irish Taoiseach.

Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on March 4th, 2006 was most likely conceived around the 25th of May, 2005.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 4th, 2006 is close to the 12th of December, 2006.

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Time difference & statistics.

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

  • A total of 5,583 days have passed since this date.
  • 797 weeks have passed.
  • 482,367,600 seconds have passed since the March 4th, 2006.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 562,762,200 times.
  • Since March 4th, 2006, the earth has travelled approximately 248,901,681,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 80,394,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 41,483,614 steps. That's about 18,437 miles!
  • Since this date, 5,788,411 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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