Thursday October 06, 2005
US date format: 10/6/2005, UK date format: 6/10/2005
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see zodiac on October 6, 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.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Gold Digger by Kanye West.
In UK Push The Button by Sugababes was in the top 5 hits.
Return of the Living Dead: Necropolis, directed by Ellory Elkayem, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005
while The Widow Of The South by Robert Hicks was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Trollz.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bludgeoning Angel Dokuro-Chan or Code of the Samurai.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 06, 2005?
- Judaism - Fast of Gedalia (2005)
- Egypt - National Day or Victory Day; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
- U.S. - German-American Day observed since 1987; Mad Hatter Day
- French Republican Calendar - �ne (Donkey) Day, fifteenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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- Five leaders of the Lord's Resistance Army, a rebel group begun in Uganda, are targeted by the first arrest warrants to be issued by the International Criminal Court. (BBC)
- Gabon announces that the presidential elections are to be held on 27 November with security forces voting two days earlier, but opposition denounces the move as a ruse for ballot rigging. (allAfrica)
- Zimbabwe is facing increasing threat of military revolt, as soldiers are increasingly dissatisfied by the government's failure to increase their salaries and by chronic food shortages at their barracks. (allAfrica)
- New York City increases police presence in the New York City Subway system after receiving a credible terror threat. (BBC)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 06, 2005?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #4 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
Top #5 Latin songs
- Shakira Featuring Alejandro Sanz - La Tortura
- RBD - Solo Quedate En Silencio
- Daddy Yankee - Lo Que Paso, Paso
- Aventura Featuring Don Omar - Ella Y Yo
- Luis Fonsi - Nada Es Para Siempre
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What news were making the headlines those days in October 2005?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $58.70
- Apple AAPL: opens at $53.20
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $24.66
- General Electric GE: opens at $33.18
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $79.82
- 1 USD = 113.23 JPY
- 1 USD = 1.1799 CAD
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- 1 EUR = 137.91 JPY
- 1 EUR = 0.6844 GBP
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on October 06, 2005?
On October 06, 2005 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is October 06, 2005?
On October 06, 2005 the zodiac sign was Libra.
Who was the US President on October 06, 2005?
On October 06, 2005 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 06, 2005?
On October 06, 2005 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on October 06, 2005?
On October 06, 2005 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.
What was the number one song in October 06, 2005?
The number one song in the week of October 06, 2005 was Gold Digger by Kanye West in US and Push The Button by Sugababes in UK.
What were the top hits on October 06, 2005?
The top hits on October 06, 2005 were Gold Digger by Kanye West, Shake It Off by Mariah Carey, Like You by Bow Wow in US and Push The Button by Sugababes, Don't Cha by The Pussycat Dolls featuring Busta Rhymes in UK.