Wednesday 17 August 2005
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to We Belong Together by Mariah Carey.
In UK You're Beautiful by James Blunt was in the top 5 hits.
Four Brothers, directed by John Singleton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005
while Night Tales: Nightshade and Night Smoke by Nora Roberts was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 August 2005 ?
- Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
- Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 17 August
- John Bahcall: American astrophysicist and astronomer co-developed the Hubble Space Telescope (d. 2005).
- The first forced evacuation of settlers, as part of the Israel unilateral disengagement plan, starts.
- Over 500 bombs are set off by terrorists at 300 locations in 63 out of the 64 districts of Bangladesh
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2005 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mariah Carey - We Belong Together
- Gwen Stefani - Hollaback Girl
- The Pussycat Dolls - Don't Cha
- Rihanna - Pon de Replay
- Missy Elliott - Lose Control
- Bow Wow - Let Me Hold You
- Lifehouse - You And Me
- Kelly Clarkson - Behind These Hazel Eyes
- D.H.T. - Listen To Your Heart
- Ludacris - Pimpin' All Over The World
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?