Tuesday November 08, 2005: on this day

About November 8th, 2005, in brief:

  • Historical events: 2005 Liberian elections. Liberians vote in a presidential runoff election between George Weah, a millionaire soccer player, and former finance minister. Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf. Sirleaf wins 59.4 % to Weah’s 40.6 percent.
  • Day of the week: November 8th, 2005 was a Tuesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio (in western zodiac), Rooster (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Alain Delon, Stéphane Audran
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: Gold Digger by Kanye West
  • #1 UK song: You Raise Me Up by Westlife
  • Popular movie: Superman Returns directed by Bryan Singer

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What day of the week was November 08, 2005?

November 08, 2005 was a Tuesday and it was the 312th day of the year 2005 in the Gregorian calendar.

November 08, 2005 can also be written as 11/8/2005 in the US and as 8/11/2005 in UK and Europe.

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November 08, 2005: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on November 08, 2005:

  • 2005 liberian elections. liberians vote in a presidential runoff election between george weah, a millionaire soccer player, and former finance minister. ellen johnson-sirleaf. sirleaf wins 59.4 % to weah’s 40.6 percent.
  • 2005 united states elections. the governors of new jersey and virginia, jon corzine and tim kaine, both democrats, were elected in the off-year election.
  • 2005 civil unrest: the french president jacques chirac declares a state of emergency on the 12th day of rioting within the banlieues. this was in response to the activation by a cabinet emergency session a 1955 law that allowed local authorities to impose curfews.
  • Trial of saddam hussein - three gunmen assassinate adel al-zubeidi (defense lawyer for taha yassin radadan), who was vice president of iraq during saddam hussein's rule.
  • Rainews 24 in italy, a state-owned channel, airs a controversial documentary that features ex-u.s. soldiers and iraqi civilians reporting that the u.s. army used white phosphorus and mk77 napalm bombs against civilians in fallujah last summer.
  • 2005 sydney terrorist plot: nine men led by abdul nacer benbrika were arrested by australian authorities in a counterterrorism operation. benbrika and six others are later convicted for terrorist-related offenses.
  • According to the international fund for animal welfare (ifaw), the tokyo-based institute of cetacean research will soon launch a controversial program that could see 940 whales killed in the name of scientific research. this would violate the international whaling convention rights.

November 08, 2005: What were the magazines covers that day?

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November 08, 2005: What were the stock market quotes and exchange rates that day?

Stock market quotes on November 08, 2005:

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $56.81
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $59.95
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $26.93
  • General Electric GE: opens at $33.88
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $83.41

Exchange Rates on November 08, 2005:

  • 1 USD = 117.26 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.1842 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.3108 CHF
  • 1 EUR = 138.07 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.675 GBP

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November 08, 2005: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for November 8th is Scorpio.

Scorpio is the 8th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between October 23rd and November 21st belong to the Scorpio sign: discover Scorpio personality and who should a Scorpio marry.

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

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November 08, 2005: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for November 08, 2005 is Rooster and the associated element is Wood.

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November 08, 2005: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on November 08, 2005 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on November 08, 2005 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 November 08, 2005 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 51% full, rising at 01:07 pm and setting at 10:57 pm.

The previous full moon was on Oct 17, 2005 while the next full moon would come on Nov 16, 2005.

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Who was born on November 08, 2005?

Famous people born on November 08, 2005:

  • D Starr

    D starr is a young rapper known for his viral hit singles and energetic stage performances.

Whose famous birthday is on November 8th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on November 8th:

  • Alain Delon
    Alain Delon

    French director, actor and producer.

  • Stéphane Audran
    Stéphane Audran

    French actress.

  • Courtney Thorne-Smith
    Courtney Thorne-Smith

    Courtney thorne-smith is an american actress known for her roles in tv shows such as melrose place and ally mcbeal.

  • Margaret Mitchell
    Margaret Mitchell

    American author of "gone with the wind", a book she wrote over ten years.

  • Virna Lisi
    Virna Lisi

    Italian actress and voluptuous lead lady, after her roles in local films, she was internationally recognized for "the black tulip," 1963,"...

  • Leif Garrett
    Leif Garrett

    American singer and actor.

  • Alfre Woodard
    Alfre Woodard

    American actress.

  • Patti Page
    Patti Page

    American singer.

  • Parker Posey
    Parker Posey

    Parker posey is a renowned american actress known for her roles in independent films and her contributions to the indie film movement.

  • Ayako Wakao
    Ayako Wakao

    Ayako wakao is a japanese actress known for her roles in classic japanese films.

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How old is someone born on November 08, 2005?

Someone born on November 08, 2005 is:

18 years 8 months old,

or 224 months and 10 days old,

or 975 weeks and 2 days old,

or 6827 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on November 08, 2005?

There are 113 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday November 8th 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on November 08, 2005?

You belong to the Gen Z generation if you were born on November 08, 2005.

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November 08, 2005: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on November 08, 2005:

  • Jurline Thompson

    Pioneering chemist who made significant contributions to the field of organic chemistry.

  • David Westheimer

    American soldier, journalist, and author (d. 2005).

  • Alekos Alexandrakis

    Greek actor and director (b. 1928).

What famous deaths happened on November 8th?

Famous deaths on November 8th:

  • Jean Marais
    Jean Marais

    French actor with handsome, rugged features.

  • Wendell Corey
    Wendell Corey

    American actor who appeared in films such as Rear Window and The Country Girl.

  • Dorothy Kilgallen
    Dorothy Kilgallen

    American actress and author, journalist (d. 1965).

  • Beatrice Kay
    Beatrice Kay

    Singer/actress (sister sue calvin & the col), dies at the age of 78.

  • James Hayden
    James Hayden

    American actor (born 1953).

  • Norman Rockwell

    American illustrator known for his portraits depicting american life.

  • Mayline Wong

    Renowned painter whose works are celebrated for their unique style.

  • Freddi Zeitlin

    Influential playwright known for pushing boundaries in theater.

  • John Milton

    British poet and writer, best known for his 1667 poem "paradise lost.

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November 08, 2005: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on November 08, 2005 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week November 7th and November 13th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

November 08, 2005: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on November 08, 2005 was Gold Digger by Kanye West, according to the music chart for the week November 7th and November 13th.

  1. - Gold Digger
  2. - Run It! youtube
  3. - My Humps
  4. - Soul Survivor
  5. - Photograph

November 08, 2005: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on November 08, 2005 was You Raise Me Up by Westlife, according to the music chart for the week November 7th and November 13th.

  1. - You Raise Me Up
  2. - Hung Up
  3. - I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor
  4. - Push The Button
  5. - Don't Cha

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Who was the US President on November 08, 2005?

On November 08, 2005 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 08, 2005?

On November 08, 2005 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on November 08, 2005?

On November 08, 2005 the Pope was Benedict XVI.


What is special about November 8th?

November 8th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 8th day of the month of November. 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 November 8th, such as:

  • 2018 - French authorities seize a ryanair plane because it was owed illegal subsidies to the european union at bordeaux-merignac airport, just before 149 passengers bound for london boarded.
  • 2017 - Syrian civil war: 2017 abu kamal offensive. the syrian army and its allies capture abu kamal, a member of the islamic state of iraq.
  • 2016 - Yemeni civil war (2015-present). six al qaeda insurgents were killed by the arab coalition.

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What happened in 2005?

2005 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Police kill Jean Charles de Menezes as they begin to hunt for London Bombers who were responsible for the 7/7/2005 London bombings and 21/7/2005 London bombings.
  • Yasser Aramfat is replaced as the head of the Palestine Liberation Organization by elections. Rawhi Fattouh succeeds him.
  • Donald Kagin and Steven Contursi purchased the rare (US) 1787 Brasher Gold Doubloon for US$2,990,000. This is the third highest auction price for a rare coin.

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What was the calendar for November 2005?

November 2005 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with November being the 11th 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.

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