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Events

January

February

March

April

  • April 11
  • April 20Iran announces a deal with Russia, involving a joint uranium enrichment firm on Russian soil;NEWS,weblink Russia backs Iran's nuclear programme, The Times, Jenny, Booth, 2006-04-21, 2009-07-09, London, nine days later Iran announces that it will not move all activity to Russia, thus leading to a de facto termination of the deal.

May

  • May 17 – The Human Genome Project publishes the last chromosome sequence, in Nature.JOURNAL, Pearson, Helen, 2006-05-17, Human genome completed (again),weblink Nature News, en, 10.1038/news060515-12,
  • May 27 – The 6.4 {{M|w}} Yogyakarta earthquake shakes central Java with an MSK intensity of IX (Destructive), leaving more than 5,700 dead and 37,000 injured.WEB,weblink M 6.3 - Java, Indonesia, earthquake.usgs.gov, 2018-01-28, NEWS,weblink U.S. Military Joins Indonesia Quake Relief, May 31, 2006, CBS News,weblink" title="web.archive.org/web/20060614121332weblink">weblink June 14, 2006,

June

  • June 3Montenegro declares independence after a May 21 referendum. Two days later, the republic of Serbia and Montenegro formed in 2003 collapses, leaving Serbia as the successor country.NEWS,weblink Montenegro declares independence from Serbia, USA Today, 2006-06-03, 2009-07-25, WEB,weblink EU reiterates respect for independence of Montenegro, Xinhua News Agency, 2006-06-04, Mu, Xuequan, 2009-07-25,weblink July 28, 2009, no, mdy,
  • June 9July 9 – The 2006 FIFA World Cup takes place in Germany;WEB,weblink BBC SPORT {{!, Football {{!}} World Cup 2006 {{!}} for World Cup|last=|first=|date=2006-06-09|website=BBC News|access-date=2017-02-05}} which is won by Italy.WEB,weblink Zidane off as Italy win World Cup, 2006-07-09, BBC News, 2017-02-05,
  • June 28
    • Israel launches an offensive in the Gaza Strip in response to rocketfire by Hamas into Israeli territory.NEWS,weblink Israel launches warning air strikes on Gaza, The Daily Telegraph, Tim, Butcher, 2006-06-29, 2009-07-25, London,
    • The United States Armed Forces withdraws its forces in Iceland, thereby disbanding the Iceland Defense Force.NEWS,weblink U.S. to Remove Military Forces And Aircraft From Iceland Base, White, Josh, 2006-03-17, 2018-01-29, en-US, 0190-8286,

July

August

September

October

November

December

Births



* February 10Zohran Ahmed,Pakistani star

Deaths

{{BD ToC|deaths|section=2}}

January

File:Studio publicity Shelley Winters.jpg|thumb|120px|Shelley WintersShelley Winters

February

File:Betty Friedan 1960.jpg|thumb|120px|Betty FriedanBetty FriedanFile:Don Knotts Barney Fife 1966.JPG|thumb|120px|Don KnottsDon Knotts

March

File:Stevan Kragujevic, Slobodan Milosevic, portret.jpg|thumb|120px|Slobodan MiloševićSlobodan MiloševićFile:Lennart Meri 1998.jpg|thumb|120px|Lennart MeriLennart Meri

April

File:JohnKennethGalbraithOWI.jpg|thumb|120px|John Kenneth GalbraithJohn Kenneth Galbraith

May

File:Floyd Patterson 1962.jpg|thumb|120px|Floyd PattersonFloyd Patterson

June

File:Billy Preston.jpg|thumb|120px|Billy PrestonBilly PrestonFile:Bussunda AgBrasil.jpg|thumb|120px|BussundaBussunda

July

File:June Allyson-publicity.jpg|thumb|120px|June AllysonJune Allyson

August

File:James van Allen.jpg|thumb|120px|James Van AllenJames Van AllenFile:Alfredo Stroessner2.jpg|thumb|120px|Alfredo StroessnerAlfredo StroessnerFile:Glenn Ford - 1955.jpg|thumb|120px|Glenn FordGlenn FordFile:Necip Mahfuz.jpg|thumb|120px|Naguib MahfouzNaguib Mahfouz

September

File:Bob Mathias 1952.jpg|thumb|120px|Bob MathiasBob MathiasFile:Steve Irwin.jpg|thumb|120px|Steve IrwinSteve Irwin

October

File:PW Botha 1962.jpg|thumb|120px|PW Botha 1962|P. W. BothaP. W. Botha

November

File:Jack Palance - 1954.jpg|thumb|120px|right|Jack PalanceJack PalanceFile:Ferenc Puskás.jpg|thumb|120px|Ferenc PuskásFerenc PuskásFile:Robert Altman - 1983.jpg|thumb|120px|Robert AltmanRobert Altman

December

File:PeterBoyleRetouched1978.jpg|thumb|120px|Peter BoylePeter BoyleFile:James Brown Live Hamburg 1973 1702730029.jpg|thumb|120px|James BrownJames BrownFile:Gerald Ford.jpg|thumb|120px|Gerald FordGerald FordFile:Iraq, Saddam Hussein (222).jpg|thumb|120px|Saddam HusseinSaddam Hussein

Nobel Prizes

(File:Nobel medal.png|right|120px)

New English words and terms

  • agender
  • bucket list
  • crowdfunding
  • crowdsourcing
  • Eris
  • hypermiling
  • mumblecore
  • sizzle reel
  • ski crossWEB,weblink Time Traveler by Merriam-Webster: Words from 2006, merriam-webster.com, May 8, 2018,

See also

References

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