What Happened on October 23, 2004US date format: 10/23/2004, UK date format: 23/10/2004
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on October 23, 2004). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Goodies by Ciara.
In UK Call On Me by Eric Prydz was in the top 5 hits.
Illusion, directed by Michael A. Goorjian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004
while The Five People You Meet In Heaven by Mitch Albom was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Life as We Know It.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alexander or Ben's Game.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 23 October 2004
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Which were the important events of 23 October 2004 ?
- Chemistry: Mole Day
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Scorpio in Western tropical astrology.
- Hungary - National Day (revolution of 1956 and the proclamation of the Republic of Hungary in 1989)
- Also see October 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - Saint Giovanni da Capistrano; Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius
- French Republican Calendar - CTleri (Celery) Day, second day in the Month of Brumaire
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- Bill Nicholson: English footballer and manager for Tottenham Hotspur.
- A powerful earthquake and its aftershocks hit Niigata prefecture, northern Japan, killing 35 people, injuring 2,200, and leaving 85,000 homeless or evacuated.
- A Magnitude 6.7 earthquake and aftershocks of similar scale occur in the Tokamachi area. A huge landslide occurs on the outskirts of Nagaoka. According to Japanese officials, 68 people are killed, 4,085 are injured, and 103,000 are rendered homeless.
- Brazil successfully launches its first rocket into space.
- Michael Schumacher wins his 7th Formula One World Drivers Championship (5th consecutive), making him the most successful driver in the history of Formula One.
Sport Games on 23 October 2004
Serie AItalian Football
- Atalanta - Cagliari : 2 - 2
- Siena - Juventus : 0 - 3
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Bergen - Lokeren : 0 - 1
- Gent - Charleroi : 3 - 1
- St Truiden - FC Brussels : 2 - 0
- Westerlo - Mouscron : 0 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bielefeld - Hertha : 1 - 0
- Dortmund - Hamburg : 0 - 2
- Hansa Rostock - Bayern Munich : 0 - 2
- Kaiserslautern - Leverkusen : 0 - 0
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Malaga - La Coruna : 1 - 1
- Real Madrid - Valencia : 1 - 0
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 2004 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- My Boo - Usher And Alicia Keys
- Goodies - Ciara Featuring Petey Pablo
- Diary - Alicia Keys Featuring Tony! Toni! Tone!
- My Place - Nelly Featuring Jaheim
- Drop It Like It's Hot - Snoop Dogg Featuring Pharrell
- Terror Squad - Lean Back
- Charlene - Anthony Hamilton
- Locked Up - Akon Featuring Styles P.
- Lil Wayne - Go D.J.
- Destiny's Child - Lose My Breath
Top #10 Latin songs
- Me Dedique A Perderte - Alejandro Fernandez
- Nada Valgo Sin Tu Amor - Juanes
- Como Tu - Carlos Vives
- Esta Llorando Mi Corazon - Beto y Sus Canarios
- Miedo - Pepe Aguilar
- Las Avispas - Juan Luis Guerra
- Dejame Estar - Diego Torres
- Lastima Es Mi Mujer - Grupo Montez de Durango
- Ojala Que Te Mueras - Pesado
- Que Seas Feliz - Luis Miguel
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