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April the 22nd, 2006... Today is Saturday !
 
 Number-one song in the charts today


In the USA:

"Bad Day"
by Daniel Powter

In the UK:
"Crazy"
by Gnarls Barkley
 TIME Magazine cover this week

TIME Magazine: Dropout Nation

(TIME Cover: April the 17th, 2006)

 Famous people born on the 22nd of April:

1451 - Queen Isabella of Castile and Leon (d. 1504)
1610 - Pope Alexander VIII (d. 1691)
1724 - Immanuel Kant, German philosopher (d. 1804)
1766 - Madame de StaŽl, French author (d. 1817)
1870 (N.S.) - Vladimir Lenin, Russian revolutionary (d. 1924)
1899 - Vladimir Nabokov, Russian writer (d. 1977)
1916 - Yehudi Menuhin, American-born violinist (d. 1999)
1937 - Jack Nicholson, American actor
1971 - Daisuke Enomoto, first Japanese space tourist

 The Nobel Prize in Literature 2006


Orhan Pamuk
1952-

who in the quest for the melancholic soul of his native city has discovered new symbols for the clash and interlacing of cultures

Turkey



Photo: nobelprize.org


   
Designed in 2006

The Zanotta veryround seat
by Louise Campbell

Rolling Stone Magazine cover



Kiefer Sutherland / Rolling Stone Magazine Vol. 998, April 20, 2006