kakorama: a ride into the past


October 7th, 2006...

Today is Saturday !

 Number-one song in the charts today

In the USA:

by Justin Timberlake

In the UK:
"I Don't Feel Like Dancin'"
by Scissor Sisters
 TIME Magazine cover this week

TIME Magazine: How I Lost My Hand But Found Myself

(TIME Cover: October the 2nd, 2006)

 Famous people born on the 7th of October:

1471 - King Frederick I of Denmark and Norway (d. 1533)
1748 - King Charles XIII of Sweden (d. 1818)
1841 - King Nicholas I of Montenegro (d. 1921)
1885 - Niels Bohr, Danish physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d.1962)
1923 - Jean-Paul Riopelle, Québécois member of Les Automatistes (d. 2002)
1931 - Desmond Tutu, South African archbishop and Nobel Laureate
1939 - John Hopcroft, American computer scientist
1952 - Vladimir Putin, 2nd President of Russia
1968 - Thom Yorke, English singer (Radiohead)

 The Nobel Prize in Literature 2006

Orhan Pamuk

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


Photo: nobelprize.org

Oscar of the best picture in 2006

The Departed
directed by Martin Scorsese
with Matt Damon (Colin Sullivan), Leonardo DiCaprio (Billy Costigan), Jack Nicholson (Frank Costello)

Designed in 2006

The Zanotta veryround seat
by Louise Campbell

Rolling Stone Magazine cover

RS 1000th Issue / Rolling Stone Magazine Vol. 1000, May 18, 2006/ June 1, 2006



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