What happened this day in history December 6, 2006

What are the important events that happened on December 6, 2006? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

December 6, 2006: Facts & Myths About This Day

December 6, 2006 is the 340th day of the year 2006 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 25 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Wednesday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is November 23, 2006 – a Wednesday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 19,422,720 minutes has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘trihectatetracontagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Nickel every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $267.20. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Sagittarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Turquoise is the modern birthstone for this month. Onyx is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Dog is the mythical animal and Fire is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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December 6, 2006 Historical Events

  • 2006
    NASA reveals photographs taken by Mars Global Surveyor suggesting the presence of liquid water on Mars.

Who died on December 6, 2006?

  • 2006
    Betty Moschona, Greek actress (b. 1927)
  • 2006
    John Feeney, New Zealand documentary film-director (b. 1922)

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