Square Root Day (and other odd dates)

Published On: Nov 11 2011 06:22:09 AM PST   Updated On: Apr 04 2016 08:16:47 AM PDT

With Monday marking Square Root Day, find out more about what makes the day special and learn about some other intriguing dates that have been the source of fascination and speculation.

Odd dates 6 - The Omen
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20th Century Fox

06/06/06 – The Bible's Book of Revelation calls 666 the number of the beast, so more than a few eyebrows were raised as June 6, 2006, approached. In the days prior, the evangelical Raptureready.com website said the day had a "rapture index" of 156, suggesting that it was "fasten your seatbelts" time, The Associated Press reported. Others cashed in -- moviemakers released the remake of the horror film "The Omen" on the date.

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