Saturday 8 October 2005
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
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.
Havoc, directed by Barbara Kopple, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005
while Shalimar The Clown by Salman Rushdie was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching 1 Litre of Tears.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Advance Wars: Dual Strike or Brothers in Arms: Road to Hill 30.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 October 2005 ?
- French Republican Calendar - Citrouille (Pumpkin) Day, seventeenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Also see October 8 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bolivia - reportedly, Che Guevara is honoured on this day at which he was captured in La Higuera, as San Ernesto, answering prayers for rain.
- Wales and Cornwall - Saint Keyne
- RC Saints - Saint Susan of Blois
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 08 October
- The 2005 Kashmir earthquake kills about 80,000 people.
- 2005 Kashmir earthquake: Thousands of people are killed by a magnitude 7.6 earthquake in parts of Pakistan, India and Afghanistan.
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Sport Games on 8 October 2005
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ferrol - Albacete : 2 - 3
- Lleida - Hercules : 0 - 1
- Poli Ejido - Gimnastic : 2 - 0
- Tenerife - Numancia : 2 - 1
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Burton - Stevenage : 3 - 1
- Canvey Island - Altrincham : 1 - 1
- Exeter - Halifax : 4 - 2
- Gravesend - York : 2 - 2
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Peterhead - Ayr : 3 - 3
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Berwick - Elgin : 1 - 1
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