May 25th, 2006

May 25th, 2006, fell on a Thursday. Day 145 of 2006. Decade: 2000s.

14 years, 0 months and 11 days have passed since May 25th, 2006.


On This Date

Events that occurred on May 25th, 2006:

  • X-Men: The Last Stand (2006) is released.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on May 25th, 2006:

  • United States: S.O.S. - Rihanna
  • United Kingdom: Crazy - Gnarls Barkley

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "The Da Vinci Code" 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 May 25th, 2006.

  • MySpace

    Between 2005 and 2008, MySpace was the most popular social network in the world.

  • The growth of YouTube.

    During this period, video-sharing website 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 every day.

  • Crocs

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

  • Bebo

    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.

  • The Departed

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

  • 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.

  • Keira Knightley

    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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • LOLcats

    During this period of time, an Internet meme called "LOLcats" is beginning to take-off.

  • Eurovision 2006

    The 2006 Eurovision song contest is held in Athens, Greece. Finland win the contest with the song "Hard Rock Hallelujah" by Lordi.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 14 years, 0 months and 11 days have passed since May 25th, 2006.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 21 of 2006.
  • Leap Year: 2006 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on May 25th, 2006, will be 14 years of age.
  • People born in 2006 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1148511600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around May 25th, 2006:

  • April 25th, 2006: Nelly Furtado releases her single "Promiscuous".
  • April 29th, 2006: Chelsea regain their Premier League title after defeating Manchester United 3-0
  • May 1st, 2006: Rapper Big Hawk is shot dead in Houston, Texas.
  • May 5th, 2006: Mission: Impossible III (2006) is released.
  • May 13th, 2006: Liverpool win the FA Cup after beating West Ham on penalties.
  • May 17th, 2006: The 2006 UEFA Champions League Final is held between Barcelona and Arsenal. Barcelona win 2-1.
  • May 19th, 2006: The movie The Da Vinci Code (2006) is released.
  • May 24th, 2006: Taylor Hicks wins the 5th season of American Idol.
  • May 26th, 2006: The video game "Hitman: Blood Money" is released.
  • May 28th, 2006: Football: Andriy Shevchenko joins Chelsea for £30.8 million.
  • May 31st, 2006: The first episode of reality TV show "The Hills" is aired.
  • June 9th, 2006: The animated movie Cars (2006) is released.
  • June 9th, 2006: The 2006 FIFA World Cup starts in Germany.
  • June 13th, 2006: Former Irish Taoiseach Charles Haughey passes away..
  • June 16th, 2006: The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006) is released.
  • June 20th, 2006: The Miami Heat win the 2006 NBA Finals after they defeat the Dallas Mavericks 4-2.
  • June 23rd, 2006: Click (2006) is released.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 25th, 2006, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2006 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: May 25th, 2006 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • 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.

2006 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2006.

"Mickey Mouse Clubhouse" - "Hannah Montana" - "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" - "Dora the Explorer" - "SpongeBob SquarePants" - "Ed, Edd n Eddy" - "7th Heaven"


2006 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2006:

  • Xbox 360
  • The PSP
  • PlayStation 2

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 25th of May:


Weather

Weather information for May 25th, 2006:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 15.1 degrees Celsius. It was a wet day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 62.8 degrees Fahrenheit. 17.11 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 13.22 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 12.7cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on May 25th, 2006.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on May 25th, 2006 was probably conceived around the 15th of August, 2005. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on May 25th, 2006 is the 4th of March, 2007. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • The Godfather - Video game based on The Godfather movie series.
  • The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion - RPG game developed by Bethesda Game Studios.
  • Final Fantasy XII - Fantasy RPG game.
  • Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter - Tactical shooter.
  • 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.

25th of May

Events that have occurred on the 25th of May:

  • May 25th, 1977: Star Wars is released in the US.
  • May 25th, 1977: Football: Liverpool win the European Cup after defeating Borussia Monchengladbach 3-1.
  • May 25th, 1979: 273 people are killed when American Airlines Flight 191 crashes in Chicago.
  • May 25th, 1979: "Boy on the Milk Carton": Six-year-old Etan Patz is kidnapped in Manhattan, New York City.
  • May 25th, 1979: Ridley Scott's film Alien (1979) is released in cinemas.
  • May 25th, 1986: Hands Across America: 6.5 million people hold hands in a human chain
  • May 25th, 2005: Liverpool defeat A.C. Milan in the Champions League Final, despite being 3-0 down at half time
  • May 25th, 2005: Carrie Underwood wins Season 4 of American Idol.
  • May 25th, 2018: Ireland votes to legalize abortion.
  • May 25th, 1963: FA Cup Final 1963: Manchester United defeat Leicester City 3-1.
  • May 25th, 1967: Football: Celtic win the European Cup when a late 84th minute goal from Thomas Chalmers helps them secure a 2-1 victory over Internazionale.
  • May 25th, 1975: The Golden State Warriors win the 1975 NBA Finals after they defeat the Washington Bullets 4-0.
  • May 25th, 1978: The Unabomber's first bomb explodes in the parking lot of the University of Illinois in Chicago.
  • May 25th, 1983: Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983) is released.
  • May 25th, 1983: Football: Hamburg win the European Cup after defeating Juventus 1-0.
  • May 25th, 1988: Rambo III (1988) is released.
  • May 25th, 1988: Football: Dutch side PSV Eindhoven win the European Cup after defeating Benfica on penalties.
  • May 25th, 1990: Back to the Future Part III (1990) is released in cinemas.
  • May 25th, 1990: The Witches (1990) is released.
  • May 25th, 1994: Beverly Hills Cop III (1994) is released in movie theaters.
  • May 25th, 1998: The single "C'est la Vie" is released by Irish girl group B*Witched.
  • May 25th, 1999: The comedy television series "Home Improvement" comes to an end.
  • May 25th, 2001: Pearl Harbor (2001) is released.
  • May 25th, 2007: Gareth Bale signs for Tottenham Hotspur.
  • May 25th, 2007: Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007) is released.
  • May 25th, 2011: Scotty McCreery wins the 10th season of American Idol.
  • May 25th, 2013: The 2013 UEFA Champions League Final takes place between Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich. Bayern win after a late goal by Robben.
  • May 25th, 2020: An unarmed African-American man called George Floyd is killed during an arrest in Minneapolis.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about May 25th, 2006.

  • 5,125 days have passed since this date.
  • 442,800,000 seconds have passed since the May 25th, 2006.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 516,600,000 times.
  • Since May 25th, 2006, earth has travelled approximately 228,484,800,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 73,800,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 38,080,800 steps. That's about 16,925 miles!
  • Since this date, 5,313,600 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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