Thursday May 20, 2004
US date format: 5/20/2004, UK date format: 20/5/2004
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on May 20, 2004). 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.
Famous people born on this day include Ella Winter .
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Burn by Usher.
In UK F**k It (I Don't Want You Back) by Eamon was in the top 5 hits.
The Chronicles of Riddick, directed by David Twohy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004
while Against All Enemies: Inside America's War on Terror by Richard A. Clarke was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Salem's Lot.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arunodoyer Agnishikha or Capcom Fighting Evolution.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 20, 2004?
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- The Olsen specimen of the US 1913 Liberty Head 5-cent piece (Proof 64 NGC) is sold for $3 million.
- Chen Shui-bian is sworn into a second term as President of the Republic of China in Taipei, while the High Court has yet to rule on a recount of the presidential election that concluded two days before. About 400 dignitaries, including 15 foreign heads of state, attend. (BBC)
- United States forces and Iraqi police raid the home of controversial Iraqi Governing Council member Ahmed Chalabi, arresting several members of the Iraqi National Congress and seizing documents. The US severs its financial ties with the group, and accuses it of currency exchange racketeering, theft, and obstructing the Oil for food investigation. (MSNBC)
- The United States pushes for the UN Security Council to renew Resolution 1487 that would exempt U.S. troops and officials from prosecution by the International Criminal Court. (Reuters) (OneWorld.net)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 20, 2004?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
Top #5 Latin songs
- Luis Fonsi - Abrazar La Vida
- Rey Ruiz - Creo En El Amor
- Marco Antonio Solis - Mas Que Tu Amigo
- Paulina Rubio - Te Quise Tanto
- Franco de Vita - Tu De Que Vas
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 20, 2004?
On May 20, 2004 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is May 20, 2004?
On May 20, 2004 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 20, 2004?
On May 20, 2004 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 20, 2004?
On May 20, 2004 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on May 20, 2004?
On May 20, 2004 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 20, 2004?
On May 20, 2004 several famous people were born including, Ella Winter.
What was the number one song in May 20, 2004?
The number one song in the week of May 20, 2004 was Burn by Usher in US and F**k It (I Don't Want You Back) by Eamon in UK.
What were the top hits on May 20, 2004?
The top hits on May 20, 2004 were Burn by Usher, I Don't Wanna Know by Mario Winans, Yeah! by Usher in US and F**k It (I Don't Want You Back) by Eamon, FURB (F U Right Back) by Frankee, My Band by D12 in UK.