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  • Kyoto, Japan
    Wednesday Mar 1, 2006

    Nintendo

    Nintendo DS Lite

    Kyoto, Japan
    Wednesday Mar 1, 2006

    In the first half of 2006, Nintendo released the Nintendo DS Lite, a version of the original Nintendo DS with lighter weight, brighter screen, and better battery life. In addition to this streamlined design, its prolific subset of casual games appealed to the masses, such as the Brain Age series. Meanwhile, New Super Mario Bros. provided a substantial addition to the Mario series when it was launched to the top of sales charts.




  • London, England
    Wednesday Mar 8, 2006

    David Cameron

    Cameron became a member of the Privy Council

    London, England
    Wednesday Mar 8, 2006

    As is customary for an Opposition leader not already a member, upon election Cameron became a member of the Privy Council, being formally approved to join on 14 December 2005, and sworn of the Council on 8 March 2006.




  • Hague, Netherlands
    Saturday Mar 11, 2006

    Slobodan Milošević

    Death

    Hague, Netherlands
    Saturday Mar 11, 2006

    On 11 March 2006, Milošević was found dead in his prison cell in the UN war crimes tribunal's detention centre, located in the Scheveningen section of The Hague, Netherlands.




  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Wednesday Mar 15, 2006

    United Nations

    Human Rights Council

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Wednesday Mar 15, 2006

    In 2006, "The United Nations Commission on Human Rights" was replaced by a Human Rights Council consisting of 47 nations.




  • Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Friday Mar 17, 2006

    St. Patrick's Day

    Buenos Aires's party

    Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Friday Mar 17, 2006

    In Buenos Aires, a party is held in the downtown street of Reconquista, where there are several Irish pubs; in 2006, there were 50,000 people in this street and the pubs nearby. Neither the Catholic Church nor the Irish community, the fifth largest in the world outside Ireland, takes part in the organization of the parties.




  • Paris, France
    Tuesday Mar 21, 2006

    Lacoste

    Bernard's Death

    Paris, France
    Tuesday Mar 21, 2006

    Bernard died in Paris on 21 March 2006.




  • Piedmont, Alabama, U.S.
    Thursday Mar 23, 2006

    Desmond Doss: Hacksaw Ridge

    Death

    Piedmont, Alabama, U.S.
    Thursday Mar 23, 2006

    After being hospitalized for difficulty breathing, Doss died on March 23, 2006, at his home in Piedmont, Alabama. He was buried on April 3, 2006, in the National Cemetery in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Frances died three years later on February 3, 2009, at the Piedmont Health Care Center in Piedmont, Alabama.


  • Piedmont, Alabama, U.S.
    Thursday Mar 23, 2006

    Desmond Doss

    Death

    Piedmont, Alabama, U.S.
    Thursday Mar 23, 2006

    After being hospitalized for difficulty breathing, Doss died on March 23, 2006, at his home in Piedmont, Alabama.


  • Grand Prairie, Texas, U.S.
    Thursday Mar 30, 2006

    Papa John's Pizza

    Six Flags Received an annual Sponsorship From Papa John's

    Grand Prairie, Texas, U.S.
    Thursday Mar 30, 2006

    On March 30, 2006, Six Flags announced that its parks' pizza would exclusively be from Papa John's. In turn, Six Flags received an annual sponsorship and promotional opportunities from Papa John's.


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