Tuesday March 01, 2005

US date format: 3/1/2005, UK date format: 1/3/2005

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 1, 2005). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. In that special week of March people in US were listening to Candy Shop by 50 Cent. In UK Over And Over by Nelly featuring Tim McGraw was in the top 5 hits. Green Street Hooligans, directed by Lexi Alexander, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005 while By Order Of The President by W. E. B. Griffin was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Contender. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Break 'Em All (North America) Brick 'Em All DS (Europe) Simple DS Series Vol. 4: The Block Kuzushi ( or Amped 3.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 01, 2005?


Holidays

  • Saint Eudoxia
  • Self Injury Awareness Day
  • Historically, March 1st was considered to be the beginning of the Roman 'work year' as January (the official first month) and February were unfit for warfare. The numerical Latin names of some months reflect this. (September = Seventh, October = Eighth, November = Ninth, December = Tenth). (see New Year).
  • Korea - Independence Movement Day (Samiljeol; ???).
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Events

  • The Supreme Court of the United States rules the death penalty unconstitutional for juveniles who committed their crimes before age 18.
  • In Afghanistan, president Hamid Karzai appoints Abdul Rashid Dostum as his chief-of-staff. Dostum has been accused of involvement in human rights abuses. (Reuters) (Daily Times, Pakistan) (BBC)
  • In Bangladesh, 15 suspected radical leaders of Islamic groups are charged with sedition (Reuters) (Matamat, Bangladesh)
  • In Burundi, a referendum approves the new constitution, which is intended to end 12 years of civil war (Reuters AlertNet) (IAfrica) (BBC)
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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Green Street Hooligans

Green Street Hooligans

Directed by: Lexi Alexander

Starring: Elijah Wood, Charlie Hunnam, Claire Forlani, Marc Warren

Country: United States of America

The Descent

The Descent

Directed by: Neil Marshall

Starring: Shauna Macdonald, Natalie Mendoza, Alex Reid, Saskia Mulder

Country: United States of America

Hostage

Hostage

Directed by: Florent-Emilio Siri

Starring: Bruce Willis, Kevin Pollak, Serena Scott Thomas, Jimmy Bennett

The Dark Hours

The Dark Hours

Directed by: Paul Fox

Starring: Kate Greenhouse, Bruce McFee, Jeff Seymour, David Calderisi

Bob the Butler

Bob the Butler

Directed by: Gary Sinyor

Starring: Tom Green, Brooke Shields, Genevieve Buechner, Benjamin B. Smith

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 01, 2005?
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Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - Let Me Love Youyoutube
  2. - How We Do
  3. - Lovers And Friends
  4. - Disco Inferno
  5. - Truth Is
  6. - Candy Shop
  7. - Soldier
  8. - Bring Em Out
  9. - Ordinary People
  10. - Some Cut
Sport Games on March 01, 2005

Sport Games on March 01, 2005


La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Barcelona - Espanol : 0 - 0
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Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Ross County - St Mirren : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of March 01, 2005

Division 2

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Berwick - Stranraer : 1 - 2
  • Dumbarton - Brechin : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of March 01, 2005

Division 3

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Albion Rvs - Queens Park : 0 - 4
  • Montrose - East Stirling : 4 - 1
  • Peterhead - Elgin : 3 - 0
See all Football game results of March 01, 2005

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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The Contender

The Contender

Directed by: Josh Baldwin

Vier Frauen und ein Todesfall

Vier Frauen und ein Todesfall

Tilt

Tilt

Directed by: Kasra Farahani

Le cheval artiste

Le cheval artiste

Committed

Committed

Directed by: Stelana Kliris

Days to next March 01

If March 01, 2005 is your birthday you're 15 years, 6 months, 19 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 9 days.
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 2005?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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By Order Of The President by W. E. B. Griffin

By Order Of The President

By:

When a leased Boeing 727 is violently hijacked from Angola and flown to parts unknown, the President turns to an outsider--Major Carlos Guillermo Castillo--for answers.

Prep by Curtis Sittenfeld

Prep

By:

Curtis Sittenfeld’s debut novel, Prep, is an insightful, achingly funny coming-of-age story as well as a brilliant dissection of class, race, and gender in a hothouse of adolescent angst and ambition.Lee

The Broker by John Grisham

The Broker

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERIn his final hours in office, the outgoing President grants a controversial last-minute pardon to Joel Backman, a notorious Washington power broker who has spent the last six years hidden away in a federal prison.

Blink by Malcolm Gladwell

Blink

By:

In his landmark bestseller The Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell redefined how we understand the world around us. Now, in Blink, he revolutionizes the way we understand the world within.

Collapse by Jared Diamond

Collapse

By:

In Jared Diamond’s follow-up to the Pulitzer-Prize winning Guns, Germs and Steel, the author explores how climate change, the population explosion and political discord create the conditions for the

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Pac-Man World 3

Pac-Man World 3

Platform: PlayStation 2 GameCube Xbox Nintendo DS PSP Windows

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Namco, Electronic Arts (EU)

Break 'Em All (North America) Brick 'Em All DS (Europe) Simple DS Series Vol. 4: The Block Kuzushi (

Break 'Em All (North America) Brick 'Em All DS (Europe) Simple DS Series Vol. 4: The Block Kuzushi (

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: D3 Publisher

Amped 3

Amped 3

Platform: Xbox 360

Genre: Sports

Publisher: 2K Sports

Chicken Little

Chicken Little

Platform: Nintendo GameCube, PlayStation 2, Microsoft Windows, Xbox, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: JP D3 Publisher

Pac 'n Roll

Pac 'n Roll

Platform: Nintendo DS, Wii (part of Namco Museum Remix and Namco Museum Megamix)

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Namco

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $62.97
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $44.99
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $25.20
  • General Electric GE: opens at $35.27
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $92.64

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 104.34 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.2407 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.1648 CHF
  • 1 EUR = 137.66 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.6858 GBP

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