What happened this day in history September 11, 2006

What are the important events that happened on September 11, 2006? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

September 11, 2006: Facts & Myths About This Day

September 11, 2006 is the 254th day of the year 2006 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 111 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Monday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is August 29, 2006 – a Monday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 19,298,880 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 ‘dihectapentacontatetragon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Nickel every day starting at age 5, then by now that person has accumulated $229.85. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Virgo is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Sapphire is the modern birthstone for this month. Agate 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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Who died on September 11, 2006?

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    Joachim Fest, German journalist and author (b. 1926)
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    Johannes Bob van Benthem, Dutch lawyer (b. 1921)
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    Pat Corley, American actor (b. 1930)
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    William Auld, Scottish poet, author, and translator (b. 1924)

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