What happened this day in history January 14, 2006

What are the important events that happened on January 14, 2006? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

January 14, 2006: Facts & Myths About This Day

January 14, 2006 is the 14th day of the year 2006 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 351 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Saturday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is January 1, 2006 – a Saturday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 1,137,196,800 seconds 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 ‘tetradecagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Quarter every day starting at age 5, then by now that person has accumulated $1,161.00. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

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

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

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Who died on January 14, 2006?

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    Henri Colpi, French film editor and director (b. 1921)
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    Jim Gary, American sculptor (b. 1939)
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    Mark Philo, English footballer (b. 1984)
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    Shelley Winters, American actress (b. 1920)

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