Wednesday November 23, 2005: Zodiac, Events, Birthdays and Holidays

US date format: 11/23/2005, UK date format: 23/11/2005

November 23rd, 2005 was the 327th day of the year 2005 in the Gregorian calendar, under the sign of Sagittarius. The day of the week was Wednesday.

The number one song in US was Run It! by Chris Brown. You Raise Me Up by Westlife was #1 song in the UK.

The Illusionist, directed by Neil Burger, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2005 while Predator by Patricia Cornwell was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Wild Country. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Another Code: Two Memories or Dino Master.

The US president was George W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

Events | Famous Birthdays | Famous Deaths | Zodiac | Calendar and Day of Week | Holidays and Observances | Lunar and Planetary phase | Movies | TV Series | Music charts | Magazine covers | Books | Videogames

You can also have a look at November 23 across the years or at November 2005 calendar.

Find out more about your Moon Sign

A personalized Reading based on your birthdate

Get your FREE Moon Reading

Your place in the Universe on November 23, 2005

We are proud to bring you the most beautiful and accurate map of the stars on your day

Get your map!
star banner

November 23, 2005 Events

What happened on November 23, 2005?

Historical Events

  • Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the first African woman president, is elected President of Liberia.
  • Iraq War:: At least 18 people are killed and at least 25 others are injured in a suicide car bomber attack in Kirkuk, northern Iraq. (BBC). Silvio Berlusconi, the Italian Prime Minister, stated that the Italian Army could be out of Iraq by the end 2006.
  • In an ambush in Kirkuk, northern Iraqi, a suicide car bomber killed at least 18 people and injured at least 25 others.
  • Silvio Berlusconi, Prime Minister of Italy, states that the Italian Army could be out of Iraq by the end 2006
  • Israeli troops kill one Palestinian, Iyad Abu Bob, a senior member of Islamic Jihad, surrenders in Jenin, after a day-long siege. (BBC),
  • A chemical factory explosion on the Songhua River, northeast China, releases high levels of benzene to the river water. The water supply to Harbin was cut off by authorities.
  • See more

Old Newspapers from November 23, 2005

US flagBrowse US newspapers from November 23, 2005
UK flagDiscover UK newspaper headlines from November 23, 2005

Old Magazines from November 23, 2005

Browse your vintage magazines from November 23, 2005

Looking for other vintage memories?
Look at our old newspapers and magazines page

See also

What happened on November 23 in history? Find out the list of November 23rd major events

What was 2005 famous for? Discover everything about 2005


November 23, 2005 Famous Birthdays

Other November 23rd famous birthdays

  • American singer-songwriter and actress.

  • Vincent Cassel

    His father Jean-Pierre Cassel, a well-known actor from France and a member of prestigious family, is Vincent Cassel.

  • Indian guru, spiritual figure (Born 1926).

  • French singer, guitarist, and sing-writer.

See all famous people born on November 23rd

How old am I?

If November 23, 2005 is your birthday you are 17 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on November 23.

How to find someone’s birthday?

If you’re searching for a person’s birth date, have a look at our Birthday Search Guide


November 23, 2005 Famous Deaths

Who died on November 23, 2005?

Other November 23rd famous deaths

  • Kinski died from a heart attack in his Los Angeles home on 23/11/91.

  • British writer, short story writer and pilot.

  • Louis Malle

    French director and film maker, who was first recognized for "The Lovers", his second film.

  • Merle Oberon

    Eurasian-American actress, who appeared in more than 20 films, including "The Private Life of Henry VIII," 33, "Over The Moon," 1937 and...

See all famous people who died on November 23rd


November 23, 2005 Zodiac

Western Zodiac - Astrological Sign

 zodiac sign


Sagittarius personality

Who should a Sagittarius marry?

Babies born in November are either Scorpio or Sagittarius. People born before November 21st are Scorpio, while people born from November 22nd have the sign of Sagittarius

Personality of November born

Chinese Zodiac

Rooster chinese zodiac sign

Sign: Rooster

Element: Wood

Rooster personality

Find out your Moon Sign

Can the numbers in November 23, 2005 reveal something about your future ? Find out


November 23, 2005 Day of the Week and Calendar

What day of the week was November 23, 2005?

The day of the week was Wednesday.

November 23rd marks the 326th day of the Gregorian calendar for the year 2005.

There are 38 days remaining until the end of the year. Calculate the number of days between two dates.


November 23, 2005 Holidays and Observances

What is special on November 23, 2005?


  • Slovenia - Rudolf Maister Day
  • Japan - Kinro kansha no hi (Labour Thanksgiving Day)
  • Georgia - St George's Day
  • R.C. Saints - Pope Clement I, Saint Columban
  • Bahá'f Faith - Feast of Qawl (Speech) - First day of the 14th month of the Bahá'f Calendar
vinyl songs

Music charts

What was the number one song on November 23, 2005? Which were the top hits on November 23, 2005?
Unlimited, ad-free streaming of over a million songs, 30 day Free Trial

Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Run It!youtube
  2. - Gold Digger
  3. - My Humps
  4. - Soul Survivor
  5. - Photograph

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - You Raise Me Up
  2. - Hung Up
  3. - I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor
  4. - Push The Button
  5. - Don't Cha

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Run It!youtube
  2. - I Think They Like Me
  3. - Soul Survivor
  4. - Girl Tonite
  5. - I Should Have Cheated

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - La Tortura
  2. - Amor Eterno
  3. - Ella Y Yo
  4. - Rakata
  5. - Rompe

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

send a message
birthday card
birthday club

Was November 23, 2005 your birth date ?

If yes, join our birthday club!

join birthday club


Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

See other popular movies of the week

The Illusionist

The Illusionist

Release year: 2005

Directed by: Neil Burger

Starring: Edward Norton, Jessica Biel, Paul Giamatti, Rufus Sewell

Country: United States of America



Release year: 2005

Directed by: Brian Dannelly

Starring: Jena Malone, Mandy Moore, Macaulay Culkin, Patrick Fugit

Country: United States of America

A Prairie Home Companion

A Prairie Home Companion

Release year: 2005

Directed by: Robert Altman

Starring: Lily Tomlin, Meryl Streep, Woody Harrelson, John C. Reilly

Country: United States of America



Release year: 2005

Directed by: James Gunn

Starring: Nathan Fillion, Elizabeth Banks, Michael Rooker, Don Thompson

Country: United States of America



Release year: 2005

Directed by: Frank Coraci

Starring: Adam Sandler, Kate Beckinsale, Christopher Walken, David Hasselhoff

Country: United States of America

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

Wild Country

Wild Country

Release year: 2005

Directed by: Craig Strachan



Release year: 2005



Release year: 2005

Directed by: Ron Thornton

American Dragon: Jake Long

American Dragon: Jake Long

Release year: 2005

Country: United States of America

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 2005?


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free

Predator by Patricia Cornwell



Dr. Kay Scarpetta investigates the disappearance of two Florida sisters. She follows clues that lead her to the psychoopathic depths of the mind of a serial killer.

The Year Of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion

The Year Of Magical Thinking


A stunning book by one of America's most iconic writers. Joan Didion shares a deeply personal, yet universal experience. It is a portrait of a married life and a relationship.

The Truth (With Jokes) by Al Franken

The Truth (With Jokes)


Al Franken's bestseller, Lies (And The Lying Liars who Tell Them),: A Fair and Balanced View at the Right was praised for its "bitterly funny assault".

The Camel Club by David Baldacci

The Camel Club


The CAMEL CLUB is a club that exists on the fringes Washington, D.C. It consists of four strange members. They are led by an unknown man called "Oliver Stone" and study conspiracy theories, current events, government machinations, and other topics …

Team Of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin

Team Of Rivals


Lincoln Prize Winner Doris Kearns Goodwin, a renowned historian, illuminates Lincoln's political genius through this original work. The one-term congressman and prairie attorney rises from obscurity in order to triumph.

Birth chart on this day

Discover the planets positions on November 23rd, 2005 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

see zodiac and birth chart for November 23, 2005
Planetary positions on  - Geocentric view


What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Another Code: Two Memories

Another Code: Two Memories

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Point-and-click adventure

Publisher: Nintendo

Dino Master

Dino Master

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Action

Publisher: Majesco Entertainment

DT Racer

DT Racer

Platform: PlayStation 2,[1] Playstation Portable

Genre: Racing video game

Publisher: XS Games

Dance Dance Revolution Mario Mix

Dance Dance Revolution Mario Mix

Platform: GameCube

Genre: Music, exergaming

Publisher: Nintendo

Atomic Betty

Atomic Betty

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Puzzle, Shooter

Publisher: Atari (EU) Namco (NA)


November 23, 2005 Lunar and Planetary phase

Lunar phase

Last Quarter

The moon phase for November 23, 2005 is Last Quarter.

See Moon rising and setting times on November 23, 2005


Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $59.48
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $66.88
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $27.91
  • General Electric GE: opens at $36.05
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $88.12

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 118.79 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.1721 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.3124 CHF
  • 1 USD = 8.079 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 140.3 JPY

Reconnect with Family and Friends

Lost touch with your dad a childhood best friend or schoolmate? Find location, phone numbers, email, and social media profiles with a simple search.

This is me