Monday 12 December 2005
5062 days since 12/12/2005US date format: 12/12/2005, UK date format: 12/12/2005
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 12, 2005). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
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.
Munich, directed by Steven Spielberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005
while Team Of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Deal or No Deal.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Big Brain Academy or College Hoops 2K6.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
- Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)
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- ASEAN Summit begins in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Channel News Asia)
- Gebran Tueni, a prominent Lebanese anti-Syrian member of parliament and managing editor of the leading liberal An-Nahar newspaper, has been killed in a car bomb attack in Beirut. He had spent months in Paris because of security concerns, reportedly only returning to Lebanon on Sunday. Another An-Nahar journalist, the anti-Syrian writer Samir Kassir, was killed in a car bomb in June. (BBC)
- Stanley Williams is denied clemency by the Governor of California, Arnold Schwarzenegger. The US Supreme Court also refuses to stay his execution. Williams is scheduled to be executed by lethal injection at 0:01 PST on December 13. There are some concerns of potential rioting and violence tonight across the state. (SF Chronicle) (Governor's statement (PDF))
- The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe grossed $65.6 million in the United States and Canada ($107 million worldwide) on its opening weekend, making it the #2 December opening weekend film of all time (behind The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King and in front of the first two The Lord of the Rings films). With this news, Disney has officially given the greenlight to cinema production of the second book in the series, Prince Caspian, by 2007.
- At an inquest into the death of UN worker Iain Hook, Paul Wolstenholme, a United Nations worker in Jenin claims that moments after Iain Hook was shot by a mysterious sniper rifle-shot to the pelvis, an Israeli sniper rifle laser was pointed at his head. He also supplied documentary evidence which stated that the Israeli army had delayed an ambulance which was sent to take the wounded Mr Hook to hospital. (BBC)
- Gebran Tueni, Lebanese journalist and politician, is assassinated.
- Scientists announce that they have created mice with small amounts of human brain cells in an effort to make realistic models of neurological disorders.
Sport Games on 12 December 2005
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Freiburg - Aachen : 0 - 2
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Malaga B - Lleida : 0 - 1
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Tottenham - Portsmouth : 3 - 1
Ethniki KatigoriaFootball (Greece)
- Olympiakos - Larisa : 4 - 0
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- I Think They Like Me - Dem Franchize Boyz Featuring Jermaine Dupri, Da Brat & Bow Wow
- Chris Brown - Run It!
- Mariah Carey - Don't Forget About Us
- Keyshia Cole - I Should Have Cheated
- Ray J - One Wish
- Alicia Keys - Unbreakable
- Girl Tonite - Twista Featuring Trey Songz
- Mary J. Blige - Be Without You
- Soul Survivor - Young Jeezy Featuring Akon
- There It Go! (The Whistle Song) - Juelz Santana
Top #10 Latin songs
- Daddy Yankee - Rompe
- Amor Eterno - Cristian Castro
- Ella Y Yo - Aventura Featuring Don Omar
- Wisin & Yandel - Rakata
- Angel & Khriz - Ven Bailalo
- Mayor Que Yo - Baby Ranks, Daddy Yankee, Tonny Tun Tun, Wisin & Yandel & Hector
- Eso Ehh...!! - Alexis & Fido
- La Tortura - Shakira Featuring Alejandro Sanz
- No Te Preocupes Por Mi - Chayanne
- Cuentale - Ivy Queen
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $52.01
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $76.00
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $55.97
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $30.00
- 1 AUD = 0.9744 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.869 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.292 CHF
- 1 GBP = 2.0444 CAD
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