Wednesday February 09, 2005

US date format: 2/9/2005, UK date format: 9/2/2005

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see zodiac on February 9, 2005). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Let Me Love You by Mario. In UK Like Toy Soldiers by Eminem was in the top 5 hits. Paradise Now, directed by Hany Abu-Assad, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2005 while The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini was one of the best selling book. On TV people were watching Vier Frauen und ein Todesfall. If you liked videogames you were probably playing College Hoops 2K6 or Code of the Samurai.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2005, at February 09 across the years or at February 2005 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Apollonia, patron saint of dentists and dental technicians
  • Saint Ansbert of Rouen
  • Saint Maroon's Day - Lebanon

Events

  • North Korea announces that it possesses nuclear weapons as a protection against the hostility it feels from the United States.
  • Saudi Arabia holds its first ever municipal elections, in which only male citizens are allowed to vote.
  • Former Prime Minister of Lebanon Rafik Hariri is killed in Beirut after an assassination attempt by suicide bombing it also kills at least 16 other people and injures 120 others.
  • YouTube, the most popular video sharing website, is founded.
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Famous Deaths

Movies

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Paradise Now

Paradise Now

Release year: 2005

Directed by: Hany Abu-Assad

Starring: Kais Nashif, Ali Suliman, Lubna Azabal, Hamza Abu-Aiaash

The Beat That My Heart Skipped

The Beat That My Heart Skipped

Release year: 2005

Directed by: Jacques Audiard

Starring: Romain Duris, Aure Atika, Emmanuelle Devos, Niels Arestrup

Gespenster

Gespenster

Release year: 2005

Directed by: Christian Petzold

Starring: Julia Hummer, Sabine Timoteo, Marianne Basler, Aurélien Recoing

Constellation

Constellation

Release year: 2005

Directed by: Jordan Walker-Pearlman

Starring: Gabrielle Union, Billy Dee Williams, Zoe Saldana, Daniel Bess

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 09, 2005?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Let Me Love Youyoutube
  2. - 1, 2 Step
  3. - Soldier
  4. - Boulevard Of Broken Dreams
  5. - Lovers And Friends

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Let Me Love Youyoutube
  2. - Lovers And Friends
  3. - Soldier
  4. - 1, 2 Step
  5. - How We Do

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Volverte A Ver
  2. - Porque Es Tan Cruel El Amor
  3. - Hoy Como Ayer
  4. - Te Buscaria
  5. - El Virus Del Amor
Sport Games on February 09, 2005

Sport Games on February 09, 2005


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Football (United Kingdom)
  • Brechin - Arbroath : 4 - 3
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TV Series

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Vier Frauen und ein Todesfall

Vier Frauen und ein Todesfall

Release year: 2005

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

The Kite Runner

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The #1 New York Times bestselling debut novel that introduced Khaled Hosseini to millions of readers the world over. The unforgettable, heartbreaking story of the unlikely friendship between a wealthy boy and the son of his father’s servant, caught in …

Alone by Lisa Gardner

Alone

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Alone . . . Massachusetts State Trooper Bobby Dodge watches a tense hostage standoff unfold through the scope of his sniper rifle. Just across the street, in wealthy Back Bay, Boston, an armed man has barricaded himself with his wife …

Winning The Future by Newt Gingrich

Winning The Future

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According to former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, America currently faces five threats that could undermine, if not eliminate, the United States if immediate steps are not taken to correct them.

State of Fear by Michael Crichton

State of Fear

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In Tokyo, in Los Angeles, in Antarctica, in the Solomon Islands . . . an intelligence agent races to put all the pieces together to prevent a global catastrophe.

Confessions Of An Economic Hit Man by John Perkins

Confessions Of An Economic Hit Man

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From the author of the phenomenal New York Times bestseller, Confessions of an Economic Hit Man, comes an exposé of international corruption, and an inspired plan to turn the tide for

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

College Hoops 2K6

College Hoops 2K6

Platform: Xbox 360, Xbox, PlayStation 2

Genre: Basketball

Publisher: 2K Sports

Code of the Samurai

Code of the Samurai

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Hack and slash

Publisher: JP Sega; EU Midas Interactive Entertainment

Dance Praise

Dance Praise

Platform: Microsoft Windows Mac OS X iOS

Genre: Dance video game

Publisher: Digital Praise

Drakengard 2

Drakengard 2

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Action role-playing game

Publisher: JP Square Enix; WW Ubisoft

Chicken Little

Chicken Little

Platform: Nintendo GameCube, PlayStation 2, Microsoft Windows, Xbox, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: JP D3 Publisher

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $55.48
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $81.00
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $26.25
  • General Electric GE: opens at $36.32
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $94.14

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 105.73 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.2473 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.2163 CHF
  • 1 EUR = 135.22 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.6882 GBP

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 09, 2005?

On February 09, 2005 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is February 09, 2005?

On February 09, 2005 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on February 09, 2005?

On February 09, 2005 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 09, 2005?

On February 09, 2005 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on February 09, 2005?

On February 09, 2005 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people died on February 09, 2005?

Famous people died on February 09, 2005 include, Robert Kearns, Tyrone Davis.

What was the number one song in February 09, 2005?

The number one song in the week of February 09, 2005 was Let Me Love You by Mario in US and Like Toy Soldiers by Eminem in UK.

What were the top hits on February 09, 2005?

The top hits on February 09, 2005 were Let Me Love You by Mario, 1, 2 Step by Ciara, Soldier by Destiny's Child in US and Like Toy Soldiers by Eminem, Only U by Ashanti, Get Right by Jennifer Lopez in UK.