Friday December 09, 2005
US date format: 12/9/2005, UK date format: 9/12/2005
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see zodiac on December 9, 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 December people in US were listening to Run It! by Chris Brown.
In UK Hung Up by Madonna was in the top 5 hits.
V for Vendetta, directed by James McTeigue, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005
while Son Of A Witch by Gregory Maguire was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Pitbull.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dangerous Waters or DK King of Swing.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 09, 2005?
- Anti-Corruption Day 
- Calendar of saints: Saint Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin : optional memorial
- Peter Fourier, founder of the Congregation of Notre Dame
- Also see December 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics); specifically the conception of Saint Anne
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- The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe comes out to theatres. Walt Disney Pictures and Walden Media
- Viacom's Paramount Pictures agrees to buy the DreamWorks SKG company founded by Steven Spielberg, Jeffrey Katzenberg and David Geffen for $1.6 billion. (NY Times)
- The Groups for the 2006 FIFA World Cup to be held in Germany are finalized. (BBC) Both Group C and Group E have been dubbed "groups of death". (SI), (Globe&Mail), (ChicagoTribune)
- The Bush administration summons Canadian ambassador Frank McKenna, and is expected to formally lodge a complaint after Prime Minister Paul Martin's criticism on December 7 of the United States at the Montreal conference on climate change. U.S.-Canada relations are already a major issue in the upcoming Canadian federal election. (CBC)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 09, 2005?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
Sport Games on December 09, 2005
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Germinal - Lokeren : 2 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Ahlen - Dresden : 0 - 0
- Erzgebirge Aue - Paderborn : 1 - 0
- Hansa Rostock - Greuther Furth : 1 - 2
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Stoke - Leicester : 3 - 2
Serie BFootball (Italy)
- Verona - Mantova : 2 - 2
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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 December 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 $59.24
- Apple AAPL: opens at $74.21
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $27.71
- General Electric GE: opens at $35.43
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $86.80
- 1 USD = 120.59 JPY
- 1 USD = 1.157 CAD
- 1 USD = 1.3021 CHF
- 1 USD = 8.076 CNY
- 1 EUR = 142.52 JPY
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 09, 2005?
On December 09, 2005 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is December 09, 2005?
On December 09, 2005 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on December 09, 2005?
On December 09, 2005 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 09, 2005?
On December 09, 2005 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on December 09, 2005?
On December 09, 2005 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people died on December 09, 2005?
Famous people died on December 09, 2005 include, Gyorgy Sandor, Robert Sheckley.
What was the number one song in December 09, 2005?
The number one song in the week of December 09, 2005 was Run It! by Chris Brown in US and Hung Up by Madonna in UK.
What were the top hits on December 09, 2005?
The top hits on December 09, 2005 were Run It! by Chris Brown, Gold Digger by Kanye West, My Humps by The Black Eyed Peas in US and Hung Up by Madonna, StickWitU by The Pussycat Dolls, You Raise Me Up by Westlife in UK.