Thursday June 02, 2005

US date format: 6/2/2005, UK date format: 2/6/2005

It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini (see zodiac on June 2, 2005). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include MaKenzie Myers . In that special week of June people in US were listening to We Belong Together by Mariah Carey. In UK Axel F by Crazy Frog was in the top 5 hits. You Are Alone, directed by Gorman Bechard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005 while Elvis By The Presleys by David Ritz was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Seven Periods with Mr Gormsby. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Brine Lacrosse or Championship Manager 5.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2005, at June 02 across the years or at June 2005 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of June 02, 2005?


Holidays

  • Italy's Festa della Repubblica (Republic Day), which commemorates the birth of the Repubblica Italiana and the end of the monarchy.
  • Shavuoth (Judaism) (2006).
  • Xenia name day in Slovakia.
  • The Greek Orthodox Church commemorates Saint Nicephorus' death - see also March 13.

Events

  • At the Long Beach Coin, Stamp & Collectibles Expo, a US $20 gold coin, 1927-D PCGS MS-66 sells for US$1.65 million.
  • In Brazil, police have issued 124 arrest warrants from people suspected of illegal logging in the Amazon Rainforest over the last 15 years. 89 people are arrested, many of them from government agencies (Planet Ark) (Reuters AlertNet) (BBC)
  • In Western Australia, large number of volunteers have helped 74 beached False Killer Whales return to sea. Only one dies on the ground (SMH) (ABC transcript) (News.com.au) (BBC)
  • Cedar Revolution:: In Lebanon, bomb kills journalist Samir Qasir, who had been critical of Syria (Al-Jazeera) (Arabic News)
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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Batman Begins

Batman Begins

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Ken Watanabe, Liam Neeson

Country: United States of America

Cinderella Man

Cinderella Man

Directed by: Ron Howard

Starring: Russell Crowe, Renée Zellweger, Craig Bierko, Paul Giamatti

Country: United States of America

Match Point

Match Point

Directed by: Woody Allen

Starring: Scarlett Johansson, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Emily Mortimer, Matthew Goode

Country: United States of America

Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

Directed by: Shane Black

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Val Kilmer, Michelle Monaghan, Corbin Bernsen

Country: United States of America

Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

Directed by: George Lucas

Starring: Hayden Christensen, Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor, Samuel L. Jackson

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 02, 2005?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - We Belong Togetheryoutube
  2. - Hollaback Girlyoutube
  3. - Oh
  4. - Just A Lil Bit
  5. - Don't Phunk With My Heart

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - La Tortura
  2. - La Camisa Negra
  3. - Obsesion (No Es Amor)
  4. - Ni En Defensa Propia
  5. - Hoy Como Ayer

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Seven Periods with Mr Gormsby

Seven Periods with Mr Gormsby

Starring: David McPhail, Paul McLaughlin, Jason Hoyte, Tandi Wright

Country: New Zealand

The Contender

The Contender

Directed by: Josh Baldwin

Loveless

Loveless

Directed by: Andrey Zvyagintsev

The Office

The Office

Written by:

Starring: Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer, Leslie David Baker

Country: United States of America

The Thick of It

The Thick of It

Starring: Chris Addison, James Smith, Peter Capaldi, Joanna Scanlan

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

How old am I?

If June 2nd, 2005 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Elvis By The Presleys by David Ritz

Elvis By The Presleys

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For the first time, the inside story of legendary entertainer Elvis Presley’s life as a husband, father, son, cousin, friend, spiritual seeker — Priscilla and Lisa Marie Presley, and other family

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.

The Hot Kid by Elmore Leonard

The Hot Kid

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Carlos Webster was fifteen in the fall of 1921 the first time he came face-to-face with a nationally known criminal. A few weeks later, he killed his first man—a cattle thief

A Deficit Of Decency by Zell Miller

A Deficit Of Decency

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In February of 2004, Senator Zell Miller delivered the speech "A Deficit of Decency" on the Senate floor. The speech considered the very soul of America and generated an unexpectedly massive

Genevieve by Eric Jerome Dickey

Genevieve

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Genevieve is brilliant and beautiful. Her husband has a thriving career. Together, they have a beautiful home in Los Angeles. Together, they're crazy in love.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Brothers in Arms: Earned in Blood

Brothers in Arms: Earned in Blood

Platform: Mobile phone, Microsoft Windows, OS X, Xbox, PlayStation 2

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Ubisoft, Gameloft

Bludgeoning Angel Dokuro-Chan

Bludgeoning Angel Dokuro-Chan

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Harem, Romance

Publisher: IF Mate

Brine Lacrosse

Brine Lacrosse

Platform: Mobile phone

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: SkyZone Entertainment

Championship Manager 5

Championship Manager 5

Platform: Windows, Xbox, PlayStation 2

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Eidos Interactive

Code Age Brawls

Code Age Brawls

Platform: DoCoMo 3G FOMA Mobile phones

Genre: Role-playing game

Publisher: Square Enix

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $57.17
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $40.05
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $25.72
  • General Electric GE: opens at $36.93
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $76.75

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 108.21 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.2482 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.2508 CHF
  • 1 EUR = 132.82 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.6757 GBP

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 02, 2005?

On June 02, 2005 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is June 02, 2005?

On June 02, 2005 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on June 02, 2005?

On June 02, 2005 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 02, 2005?

On June 02, 2005 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on June 02, 2005?

On June 02, 2005 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on June 02, 2005?

On June 02, 2005 several famous people were born including, MaKenzie Myers.

Which famous people died on June 02, 2005?

Famous people died on June 02, 2005 include, Samir Kassir, Gunder Gundersen, Chloe Jones.

What was the number one song in June 02, 2005?

The number one song in the week of June 02, 2005 was We Belong Together by Mariah Carey in US and Axel F by Crazy Frog in UK.

What were the top hits on June 02, 2005?

The top hits on June 02, 2005 were We Belong Together by Mariah Carey, Hollaback Girl by Gwen Stefani, Oh by Ciara in US and Axel F by Crazy Frog, Lonely by Akon, Feel Good Inc by Gorillaz in UK.


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