June 9th, 2006

June 9th, 2006, fell on a Friday. It was day 160 of 2006. The decade was the 2000s.

14 years, 1 months and 1 days have passed since June 9th, 2006.


On This Date

Events that occurred on June 9th, 2006:

  • The 2006 FIFA World Cup starts in Germany.
  • The animated movie Cars (2006) is released.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on June 9th, 2006:

  • United States: Ridin' - Chamillionaire
  • United Kingdom: I Wish I Was A Punkrocker - Sandi Thom

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "The Break-Up" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is June 9th, 2006 and it's a Friday. People are looking forward to the weekend. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual.

In America, the song Ridin' by Chamillionaire is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, I Wish I Was A Punkrocker by Sandi Thom is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie The Break-Up is at the top of the Box Office.

Internet users are using MSN Messenger to chat with each other online. 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.

In Germany, the 2006 FIFA World Cup is currently taking place. People are watching popular TV shows such as "The King of Queens", "Deadwood", "Battlestar Galactica" and "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Battlefield 2", "Call of Duty 2", "The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion" and "The Godfather".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "That's So Raven", "My Life as a Teenage Robot", "Avatar: The Last Airbender" and "Go, Diego, Go!". Popular toys include the likes of "PlayStation 2", "The PSP" and "Xbox 360".


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 June 9th, 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.

  • Elton John & Eminem

    Elton John & Eminem perform together at the 2006 Grammy Awards. The performance receives widespread media attention because of Eminem's reputation of being a homophobe.

  • 2006 FIFA World Cup

    The 2006 FIFA World Cup is taking place in Germany. Italy win the competition on the 9th of July after defeating France on penalties.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 14 years, 1 months and 1 days have passed since June 9th, 2006.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 23 of 2006.
  • Leap Year: 2006 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on June 9th, 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 1149807600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around June 9th, 2006:

  • 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 25th, 2006: X-Men: The Last Stand (2006) is released.
  • 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 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.
  • June 28th, 2006: The film Superman Returns (2006) is released.
  • June 30th, 2006: The Devil Wears Prada (2006) is released.
  • July 5th, 2006: The CEO and chairman of Enron, Kenneth Lay, dies from a heart attack.
  • July 7th, 2006: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006) is released.
  • July 9th, 2006: 2006 FIFA World Cup Final: French midfielder Zinedine Zidane is sent off after headbutting Italy's Marco Materazzi in the chest.
  • July 9th, 2006: Italy win the World Cup.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on June 9th, 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: June 9th, 2006 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.

Television Shows

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

  • The Hills - American reality television series. Spin-off of Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County.
  • 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.

2006 - Kid's TV

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

"The Hills" - "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 9th of June:


Weather

Weather information for June 9th, 2006:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 23.5 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 64.1 degrees Fahrenheit. 17.83 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.78cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 19.78 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on June 9th, 2006.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on June 9th, 2006 was probably conceived around the 30th of August, 2005. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on June 9th, 2006 is the 19th of March, 2007. (Rough Estimate).

Video 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.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on June 9th, 2006.

Videos

Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to June 9th, 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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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about June 9th, 2006.

  • 5,145 days have passed since this date.
  • 444,528,000 seconds have passed since the June 9th, 2006.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 518,616,000 times.
  • Since June 9th, 2006, earth has travelled approximately 229,376,448,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 74,088,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 38,229,408 steps. That's about 16,991 miles!
  • Since this date, 5,334,336 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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