Thursday November 24, 2005: Zodiac, Events, Birthdays and Holidays

US date format: 11/24/2005, UK date format: 24/11/2005

November 24th, 2005 was the 328th day of the year 2005 in the Gregorian calendar, under the sign of Sagittarius. The day of the week was Thursday.

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 The Year Of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Wild Country. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Call of Duty 2: The Big Red One or Blokus Portable: Steambot Championship.

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

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November 24, 2005 Events

What happened on November 24, 2005?

Historical Events

  • CHOGM – The Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting takes place in Malta.
  • Khabarovsk, Far Eastern Russia, declares a state emergency due to the 80 km benzene oil slick that was released in an explosion at a Chinese chemical facility on 13 November. This has already caused water supplies for 4,000,000 people in China to be cut off. It is now approaching the Amur river, which is the main water source of 1.5 million Russians.
  • Two people were hurt in an accident that occurred at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, New York City. The M&M's balloon became entangled in a light pole near Times Square and fell. (AP via Yahoo! News (AP via Yahoo!
  • 15 people die after a suicide bomb attack in Hilla.
  • BBC received details from prisoners at an Iraqi prison that revealed the widespread abuse and torture in Iraqi prisons and detention centers.
  • A car bomb that detonated outside a Baghdad hospital has claimed the lives of at least 30 people.
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What happened on November 24 in history? Find out the list of November 24th major events

What was 2005 famous for? Discover everything about 2005


November 24, 2005 Famous Birthdays

Other November 24th famous birthdays

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How old am I?

If November 24, 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 24.

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November 24, 2005 Famous Deaths

Other November 24th famous deaths

See all famous people who died on November 24th


November 24, 2005 Zodiac

Western Zodiac - Astrological Sign

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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

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November 24, 2005 Day of the Week and Calendar

What day of the week was November 24, 2005?

The day of the week was Thursday.

November 24th marks the 327th day of the Gregorian calendar for the year 2005.

There are 37 days remaining until the end of the year. Calculate the number of days between two dates.


November 24, 2005 Holidays and Observances

What is special on November 24, 2005?


  • Thanksgiving Day - This holiday is a day of giving thanks for the blessings of the year and is traditionally celebrated with a large meal shared with family and friends.
  • Roman festivals - in the Byzantine empire the Brumalia (a wine festival) were celebrated from this day until the winter solstice
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew Dung-Lac and other Vietnamese martyrs
  • Also see November 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Feast Day of St. Colman - Cobh, Ireland
  • Teacher's Day in Turkey
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Music charts

What was the number one song on November 24, 2005? Which were the top hits on November 24, 2005?
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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

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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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?
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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

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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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.

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.

Light from Heaven by Jan Karon

Light from Heaven


The beloved Mitford series' ninth novel, written by Tim Kavanagh (bestselling author of Somebody Safe with Somebody Good Father Tim Kavanagh), has been "come up higher." This is not the first time that Kavanagh was asked to do so.

Ordinary Heroes by Scott Turow

Ordinary Heroes


Stewart Dubinsky knew that his father, David Dubinsky, was a World War II veteran, but had not been told much about his experiences.

Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner



What is more dangerous: a gun, or a swimming-pool? What does sumo wrestlers and schoolteachers have in common What does it really matter how much parents are important? These are not the typical questions an economist would ask.

Birth chart on this day

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Call of Duty 2: The Big Red One

Call of Duty 2: The Big Red One

Platform: GameCube, PlayStation 2, Xbox

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Activision

Blokus Portable: Steambot Championship

Blokus Portable: Steambot Championship

Platform: PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: JP Irem; NA/EU Majesco Games

Mario Superstar Baseball

Mario Superstar Baseball

Platform: GameCube

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Nintendo

Drill Dozer

Drill Dozer

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action/Platform

Publisher: Nintendo

ATV Offroad Fury: Blazin' Trails

ATV Offroad Fury: Blazin' Trails

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Racing

Publisher: NA Sony Computer Entertainment America; EU SouthPeak Games


November 24, 2005 Lunar and Planetary phase

Lunar phase

Last Quarter

The moon phase for November 24, 2005 is Last Quarter.

See Moon rising and setting times on November 24, 2005


Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 118.9 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.1711 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.3151 CHF
  • 1 USD = 8.0806 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 140.11 JPY

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