Friday April 22, 2005
US date format: 4/22/2005, UK date format: 22/4/2005
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on April 22, 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.
Famous people born on this day include Griffin Kunitz .
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Candy Shop by 50 Cent.
In UK (Is This The Way To) Amarillo by Tony Christie featuring Peter Kay was in the top 5 hits.
The Baxter, directed by Michael Showalter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005
while True Believer by Nicholas Sparks was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Loveless.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bludgeoning Angel Dokuro-Chan or ATV Offroad Fury: Blazin' Trails.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 22, 2005?
- Saints Soter and Caius
- Saint Leonidas (died 202)
- Brazil - Discovery Day.
- Saint Theodorus (d. 613)
- Japan's Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi apologizes for Japan's war record.
- Rumors abound that a nuclear test by North Korea may be imminent, and that the United States is urging the People's Republic of China to pressure North Korea not to do so. (The Hindu) (Washington Post) There was no test however for over a year following.
- Zacarias Moussaoui pleads guilty to terror charges in U.S. federal court. (Yahoo)
- At London's Old Bailey, Saajid Badat, who had earlier pled guilty to being part of Richard Reid's shoe-bombing conspiracy, is sentenced to 13 years imprisonment. (BBC)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 22, 2005?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
Sport Games on April 22, 2005
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Standard : 3 - 2
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Ein Frankfurt - Ein Trier : 2 - 0
- Essen - Aachen : 0 - 2
- Karlsruhe - Erzgebirge Aue : 0 - 1
Division 2Football (France)
- Amiens - Clermont : 1 - 1
- Angers - Le Havre : 0 - 2
- Dijon - Brest : 2 - 2
- Guingamp - Reims : 2 - 0
- Laval - Chateauroux : 2 - 3
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Paris SG - Nice : 3 - 1
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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?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $59.08
- Apple AAPL: opens at $36.80
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $25.05
- General Electric GE: opens at $36.00
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $74.05
- 1 USD = 106.02 JPY
- 1 USD = 1.2354 CAD
- 1 USD = 1.1813 CHF
- 1 EUR = 138.27 JPY
- 1 EUR = 0.6823 GBP
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on April 22, 2005?
On April 22, 2005 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is April 22, 2005?
On April 22, 2005 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on April 22, 2005?
On April 22, 2005 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 22, 2005?
On April 22, 2005 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on April 22, 2005?
On April 22, 2005 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on April 22, 2005?
On April 22, 2005 several famous people were born including, Griffin Kunitz.
Which famous people died on April 22, 2005?
Famous people died on April 22, 2005 include, Erika Fuchs, Norman Bird, Robert Farnon.
What was the number one song in April 22, 2005?
The number one song in the week of April 22, 2005 was Candy Shop by 50 Cent in US and (Is This The Way To) Amarillo by Tony Christie featuring Peter Kay in UK.
What were the top hits on April 22, 2005?
The top hits on April 22, 2005 were Candy Shop by 50 Cent, Hate It Or Love It by The Game, Since U Been Gone by Kelly Clarkson in US and (Is This The Way To) Amarillo by Tony Christie featuring Peter Kay, Let Me Love You by Mario, Switch by Will Smith in UK.