Thursday December 05, 2002: on this day

About December 5th, 2002, in brief:

  • Historical events: Today marks the end of Ramadan worldwide for Muslims by being the Islamic festival Eid ul-Fitr.
  • Day of the week: December 5th, 2002 was a Thursday
  • Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius (in western zodiac), Horse (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Keri Hilson, Paula Patton
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • #1 US song: Lose Yourself by Eminem
  • #1 UK song: Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word by Blue featuring Elton John
  • Popular movie: Catch Me If You Can directed by Steven Spielberg

More about December 5th, 2002? See below for more news and curiosities on December 5th, 2002.

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What day of the week was December 05, 2002?


December 05, 2002 was a Thursday and it was the 339th day of the year 2002 in the Gregorian calendar.

December 05, 2002 can also be written as 12/5/2002 in the US and as 5/12/2002 in UK and Europe.

December 05, 2002 in December 2002 calendar

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December 05, 2002: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on December 05, 2002:

  • Today marks the end of ramadan worldwide for muslims by being the islamic festival eid ul-fitr.
  • The supreme court of canada ruled the harvard mouse, which was created for cancer research, cannot be patentable. according to the supreme court of canada, such a higher-life form is not an invention.
  • Pierre buyoya of burundi, president, and pierre nkurunziza (leader of the hutu insurgents forces for the defense of democracy, fdd), signed a cease fire agreement at arusha, tanzania. the aim is to end a nine year civil war.
  • United airlines, second-largest carrier in the world, is likely to file for bankruptcy. the government rejected the company's request for federal loan guarantees.

December 05, 2002: What were the magazines covers that day?

LIFE Magazine

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December 05, 2002: What were the stock market quotes and exchange rates that day?

Stock market quotes on December 05, 2002:

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $34.77
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $15.03
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $56.95
  • General Electric GE: opens at $26.75
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $84.90

Exchange Rates on December 05, 2002:

  • 1 USD = 124.95 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.5605 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.4709 CHF
  • 1 EUR = 125.02 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.6366 GBP

December 05, 2002: What were the main match results that day?

Division 2 - Football (France)

  • Amiens - Lorient : 0 - 2

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December 05, 2002: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for December 5th is Sagittarius.

Sagittarius is the 9th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between November 22nd and December 21st belong to the Sagittarius sign: discover Sagittarius personality and who should a Sagittarius marry.

Babies born in December are either Sagittarius or Capricorn. People born before December 21st are Sagittarius, while people born from December 22nd have the sign of Capricorn.

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December 05, 2002: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for December 05, 2002 is Horse and the associated element is Water.

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Discover the planets positions on December 5th, 2002 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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December 05, 2002: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on December 05, 2002 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on December 05, 2002 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on December 05, 2002 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 9% full, rising at 08:35 am and setting at 06:44 pm.

The previous full moon was on Nov 20, 2002 while the next full moon would come on Dec 19, 2002.

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Who was born on December 05, 2002?


Famous people born on December 05, 2002:

  • Raúl Moro
  • Luisa Fernanda Hinojosa

Whose famous birthday is on December 5th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on December 5th:

  • Keri Hilson
    Keri Hilson

    American singer.

  • Paula Patton
    Paula Patton

    American actress known for her roles in films like 'Deja Vu' and 'Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol.

  • Little Richard
    Little Richard

    American musician and minister, he is also known as the king of rock'n roll.

  • Frankie Muniz
    Frankie Muniz

    Frankie Muniz is an actor known for his role in 'Malcolm in the Middle' and is also an entrepreneur.

  • Amy Acker
    Amy Acker

    American actress.

  • Lauren London
    Lauren London

    Tv actress.

  • Margaret Cho
    Margaret Cho

    She is an american comedian of korean descent.

  • Joan Didion
    Joan Didion

    American journalist, novelist, and screenwriter.

  • Shalom Harlow
    Shalom Harlow

    Canadian actress and model.

  • Nick Stahl
    Nick Stahl

    American producer and actor.

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How old is someone born on December 05, 2002?


Someone born on December 05, 2002 is:

21 years 5 months old,

or 257 months and 22 days old,

or 1120 weeks and 4 days old,

or 7844 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on December 05, 2002?

There are 192 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday December 5th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on December 05, 2002?

You belong to the Gen Z generation if you were born on December 05, 2002.

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December 05, 2002: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on December 05, 2002:

  • Cregg Arledge

    An American television executive who served as the president of ABC News and helped shape the modern television news industry.

  • Eagle Pennell

    American painter known for his abstract expressionist works.

  • Roone Arledge

    American sportscaster and producer (b. 1931).

  • Ne Win

    Prime minister of burma (1958-6062-74); head of state (1962-81) (d.2002).

  • Bob Berg
  • Roland Rossel
  • Einar Skinnarland
  • Ne Win (Shu Maung
  • Pedro D'Aguillón

What famous deaths happened on December 5th?

Famous deaths on December 5th:

  • Kirstie Alley
    Kirstie Alley

    Kirstie Alley is an American actress known for her roles in Cheers and Look Who's Talking.

  • Robert Walker
    Robert Walker

    American actor who made his film debut in 1943's "bataan", followed by "since you went away" and "thirty seconds over tokyo" 1944.

  • Nina Foch
    Nina Foch

    American actress, dutch-born in 1954, she was nominated as best supporting actress in the "executive suite" film.

  • Beverly Garland
    Beverly Garland

    American actress and businesswoman (b. 1926).

  • Paul Harvey
    Paul Harvey

    Actor (calamity, heldorado and jamboree), is killed at 73.

  • Jorge Negrete
    Jorge Negrete

    He was also known as "charro cantor", a mexican singer and actor.

  • Nelson Mandela

    Nelson Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, political leader, and philanthropist who served as President of South...

  • Tata Madiba

    Nelson Mandela, also known as Tata Madiba, was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary and political leader.

  • Lennex Mandela

    Lennex Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid activist and politician who served as the President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999.

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December 05, 2002: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on December 05, 2002:

  • Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
  • Day of the Ninja
  • Austria - Krampus
  • Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
  • Roman festivals - Faunalia celebrated in honor of Faunus (according to Horace, Odes 3.18)
  • Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK - Saint Nicholas Eve (whom Dutch speakers call Sinterklaas, which became in other languages Santa Claus)

Observances on December 05, 2002:

  • International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development
  • World Soil Day
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December 05, 2002: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on December 05, 2002 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week December 2nd and December 8th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


December 05, 2002: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on December 05, 2002 was Lose Yourself by Eminem, according to the music chart for the week December 2nd and December 8th.

December 05, 2002: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on December 05, 2002 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week December 2nd and December 8th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Lose Yourself youtube
  2. - Work It
  3. - Jenny From The Block
  4. - Underneath It All
  5. - Luv U Better

December 05, 2002: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on December 05, 2002 was Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word by Blue featuring Elton John, according to the music chart for the week December 2nd and December 8th.

December 05, 2002: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on December 05, 2002 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week December 2nd and December 8th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word
  2. - Cheeky Song (Touch My Bum)
  3. - The Ketchup Song (Asereje)
  4. - Dilemma

December 05, 2002: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on December 05, 2002 was Work It by Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott, according to the R&B music chart for the week December 2nd and December 8th.

December 05, 2002: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on December 05, 2002 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week December 2nd and December 8th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - Work It
  2. - Love Of My Life (An Ode To Hip Hop)
  3. - Luv U Better
  4. - dontchange
  5. - Lose Yourself youtube

December 05, 2002: What was the number 1 Latin song on that day?

The number 1 Latin song on December 05, 2002 was El Problema by Ricardo Arjona, according to the Latin music chart for the week December 2nd and December 8th.

December 05, 2002: What was the Latin music chart on that day?

The Latin music chart on December 05, 2002 is the list of the most popular Latin songs for the week December 2nd and December 8th. It included the following Top 5 Latin songs:

  1. - El Problema
  2. - Asereje
  3. - Cuando Me Miras Asi
  4. - Es Por Ti
  5. - El Dolor De Tu Presencia

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December 05, 2002: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on December 05, 2002 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Catch Me If You Can

Release year: 2002

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks, Christopher Walken, Martin Sheen

Country: United States of America

25th Hour

Release year: 2002

Directed by: Spike Lee

Starring: Edward Norton, Barry Pepper, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rosario Dawson

Country: United States of America

Iris

Release year: 2002

Directed by: Richard Eyre

Starring: Judi Dench, Jim Broadbent, Kate Winslet, Hugh Bonneville

Country: United States of America

Kate & Leopold

Release year: 2002

Directed by: James Mangold

Starring: Meg Ryan, Hugh Jackman, Liev Schreiber, Breckin Meyer

Country: United States of America

Stuart Little 2

Release year: 2002

Directed by: Rob Minkoff

Starring: Geena Davis, Hugh Laurie, Jonathan Lipnicki

Country: United States of America

December 05, 2002: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on December 05, 2002 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Treasure Hunt

Release year: 2002

Directed by: John Paddy Carstairs

Fish Tales

Release year: 2002

Directed by: Alki David

Magpakailanman

Release year: 2002

Directed by: Joyce Bernal

Boomtown

Release year: 2002

Directed by: Sabyn Mayfield

Strange Days at Blake Holsey High

Release year: 2002

Directed by: Anthony Browne

December 05, 2002: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on December 05, 2002 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

A Long Way From Home by Tom Brokaw

A Long Way From Home

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Tom Brokaw's memoir, A Long Way from home, describes his childhood in South Dakota and the people and places that he encountered in America in the 1940s and 1950s.

Esther'S Gift by Jan Karon

Esther'S Gift

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The Mitford Snowmen became a New York Times bestseller last Christmas because readers flocked to Mitford. Esther Bolick's Esther's Gift is full of holiday spirit as Esther Bolick prepares for the holidays.

Benjamin Franklin by Edmund S. Morgan

Benjamin Franklin

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Benjamin Franklin is undoubtedly the most notable figure in American history. He was the greatest statesman his age and played a crucial role in the founding of the American republic.

Q Is For Quarry by Sue Grafton

Q Is For Quarry

By:

Sue Grafton presents an engaging mystery that is based on a real unsolved murder. This #1 New York Times Bestseller features private investigator Kinsey Milhone. She was a Jane Doe, a unidentified white woman whose body was found near a …

Answered Prayers by Danielle Steel

Answered Prayers

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The 56th bestseller by Danielle Steel is about friendship and family. It's about one woman's struggle for freedom from her past, and the man who helped her succeed.

December 05, 2002: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on December 05, 2002 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Dance Dance Revolution Konamix

Dance Dance Revolution Konamix

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Music, Exercise

Publisher: Konami

Digimon Tamers: Battle Spirit Ver. 1.5

Digimon Tamers: Battle Spirit Ver. 1.5

Platform: WonderSwan Color

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Bandai

Dominions: Priests, Prophets and Pretenders

Dominions: Priests, Prophets and Pretenders

Platform: PC (Windows / Linux) PowerPC (Mac OS X / Linux) Solaris (Solaris 8)

Genre: Turn-based strategy, Fantasy

Demon Front

Demon Front

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: IGS

Enclave

Enclave

Platform: Xbox Microsoft Windows Wii

Genre: Action role-playing, hack and slash

Publisher: NA Conspiracy Games; EU Swing! Deutschland

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Who was the US President on December 05, 2002?

On December 05, 2002 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 05, 2002?

On December 05, 2002 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on December 05, 2002?

On December 05, 2002 the Pope was St John Paul II.

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What is special about December 5th?

December 5th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 5th day of the month of December. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on December 5th, such as:

  • 2018 - Riksbank, the deputy governor of sweden’s central bank, stated that sweden is likely to become cashless in the next three to five year.
  • 2017 - At the age of 96, michael i, last romanian king, dies. (bbc),
  • 2016 - In clashes at kasai (dr congo), 31 people are reported to have been killed.

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What happened in 2002?

2002 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Twelve member states of the European Union have made euro banknotes and euros coins legal tender.
  • Officially, Taiwan joins the World Trade Organization as Chinese Taipei.
  • Charles Bishop, a 15-year-old student pilot crashes a light plane into a Tampa, Florida, building. This evokes fear of an imitating 9/11 terrorist attack.

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What was the calendar for December 2002?

December 2002 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with December being the 12th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how December 2002 calendar looked like.

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