Friday 11 November 2005, Veteran's Day
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Gold Digger by Kanye West.
In UK You Raise Me Up by Westlife was in the top 5 hits.
Survival Island, directed by Stewart Raffill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005
while At First Sight by Nicholas Sparks was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Wild Country.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Close Combat: First to Fight or Cold Winter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 11 November 2005
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Which were the important events of 11 November 2005 ?
- Colombia - Independence of Cartagena, from the Spanish Army in (1918)
- Remembrance Day in the Commonwealth of Nations, including United Kingdom, Australia and Canada.
- Lacplesis' Day (1919) in Latvia: the official date for commemoration of Latvian soldiers, who had died for the country's freedom.
- Armistice Day in France and Belgium: end of World War I (1918)
- Poland - Independence Day (1918)
- R.C. Saints - Martin of Tours
- Angola - Independence Day (1975)
- Opening of carnival season in Germany ("Karneval"/"Fasching" on 11-11, at 11:11), the Netherlands, and other countries
- Also see November 11 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- United States - Veterans Day (Formerly "Armistice Day")
- South Korea - Pepero Day
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Sport Games on 11 November 2005
Division 2Football (France)
- Amiens - Guingamp : 0 - 2
- Bastia - Gueugnon : 2 - 0
- Chateauroux - Dijon : 1 - 1
- Creteil - Istres : 4 - 1
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Ajaccio - Lens : 0 - 0
League 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Swindon - Bristol City : 2 - 1
League 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Grimsby - Macclesfield : 3 - 1
- Mansfield - Bury : 0 - 3
- Rushden & D - Boston : 1 - 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 2005 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Soul Survivor - Young Jeezy Featuring Akon
- Chris Brown - Run It!
- Girl Tonite - Twista Featuring Trey Songz
- Keyshia Cole - I Should Have Cheated
- I Think They Like Me - Dem Franchize Boyz Featuring Jermaine Dupri, Da Brat & Bow Wow
- Alicia Keys - Unbreakable
- Gold Digger - Kanye West Featuring Jamie Foxx
- Bow Wow Featuring Ciara - Like You
- Mariah Carey - Shake It Off
- Lil' Kim - Lighters Up
Top #10 Latin songs
- La Tortura - Shakira Featuring Alejandro Sanz
- Wisin & Yandel - Rakata
- Angel & Khriz - Ven Bailalo
- Ella Y Yo - Aventura Featuring Don Omar
- Cuentale - Ivy Queen
- Mayor Que Yo - Baby Ranks, Daddy Yankee, Tonny Tun Tun, Wisin & Yandel & Hector
- No Te Preocupes Por Mi - Chayanne
- Solo Quedate En Silencio - RBD
- Beto y Sus Canarios - No Puedo Olvidarte
- Amor Eterno - Cristian Castro
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