Tuesday July 12, 2005
US date format: 7/12/2005, UK date format: 12/7/2005
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer (see zodiac on July 12, 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 July people in US were listening to We Belong Together by Mariah Carey.
In UK Ghetto Gospel by 2Pac featuring Elton John was in the top 5 hits.
Little Fish, directed by Rowan Woods, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005
while The Mermaid Chair by Sue Monk Kidd was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Outrageous Fortune.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Asterix & Obelix XXL 2: Mission: Las Vegum or Lego Star Wars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 12, 2005?
- Sveti Petar (St. Peter)
- Sunset and sunrise occur along Manhattan's street grid centerline
- Newfoundland - Orangemen's Day
- Northern Ireland - Battle of the Boyne Day (also known as Orangemen's Day or the Twelfth, see Irish calendar).
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- London police identify four suspects in the 7 July 2005 London bombings; all are British citizens apparently from Leeds, West Yorkshire, and at least one is believed to have died in the blasts. Raids find explosive materials and other forensic evidence. (Reuters) (BBC)
- Palestinian Islamic Jihad claims responsibility for two suicide bombings against Israelis. A car bomb detonates in the Shavey Shomron Israeli settlement on the West Bank causing no Israeli casualties. In Netanya, a suicide bomber kills three women at the HaSharon Mall. (Ynet), (Haaretz), (Ynet), (BBC)
- In Monaco, Prince Albert is inaugurated as ruling prince, in succession to his father Prince Rainier who died in April. The unmarried Prince Albert acknowledged last week that he has a 22-month-old illegitimate son, Alexandre, and that there may be other paternity suits. (BBC), (CNN), (Mail&Guardian)
- According to the Cuban government, Hurricane Dennis killed 16 and caused $1.4 billion in damages. (Reuters)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 12, 2005?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #4 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
Top #5 Latin songs
- Shakira Featuring Alejandro Sanz - La Tortura
- Juanes - La Camisa Negra
- Luis Fonsi - Nada Es Para Siempre
- La Quinta Estacion - Algo Mas
- Baby Ranks, Daddy Yankee, Tonny Tun Tun, Wisin & Yandel & Hector - Mayor Que Yo
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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 July 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 $59.97
- Apple AAPL: opens at $38.23
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $25.24
- General Electric GE: opens at $35.05
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $79.20
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on July 12, 2005?
On July 12, 2005 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is July 12, 2005?
On July 12, 2005 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on July 12, 2005?
On July 12, 2005 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 12, 2005?
On July 12, 2005 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on July 12, 2005?
On July 12, 2005 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people died on July 12, 2005?
Famous people died on July 12, 2005 include, John King.
What was the number one song in July 12, 2005?
The number one song in the week of July 12, 2005 was We Belong Together by Mariah Carey in US and Ghetto Gospel by 2Pac featuring Elton John in UK.
What were the top hits on July 12, 2005?
The top hits on July 12, 2005 were We Belong Together by Mariah Carey, Hollaback Girl by Gwen Stefani, Don't Phunk With My Heart by The Black Eyed Peas in US and Ghetto Gospel by 2Pac featuring Elton John, You're Beautiful by James Blunt, Axel F by Crazy Frog in UK.