Friday February 25, 2005
US date format: 2/25/2005, UK date format: 25/2/2005
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 25, 2005). 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.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Let Me Love You by Mario.
In UK Like Toy Soldiers by Eminem was in the top 5 hits.
My Big Fat Independent Movie, directed by Philip Zlotorynski, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005
while Animals In Translation by Temple Grandin and Catherine Johnson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Vier Frauen und ein Todesfall.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dragon Quest Heroes: Rocket Slime or Super Mario Strikers.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 25, 2005?
- Blessed Romeo
- Kuwait's national day.
- People Power Day, special holiday in the Philippines.
- Saint Klaudian
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- Wichita, Kansas police apprehend the so-called BTK serial killer Dennis Rader, 31 years after his first murder.
- A suicide bomber explodes himself at the entrance of the "Stage" club in Tel Aviv, killing at least 4 Israelis and wounding 38 more. Responsibility is reportedly claimed by Islamic Jihad. (Haaretz) (CNN)
- At Amsterdam's Schiphol airport an armoured car is hijacked on the cargo ramp. Unconfirmed reports say that it contained diamonds and other gems worth at least 75 million euros (US$99 million). The vehicle was later recovered in the nearby town of Hoofddorp. (BBC), (Scotsman).
- Three British soldiers convicted earlier this week of abusing Iraqi prisoners are jailed for periods between five months and two years, and dismissed from the army. (BBC).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 25, 2005?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Mario - Let Me Love You
- Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz Featuring Usher & Ludacris - Lovers And Friends
- The Game Featuring 50 Cent - How We Do
- 50 Cent - Disco Inferno
- Fantasia - Truth Is
- T.I. - Bring Em Out
- Destiny's Child Featuring T.I. & Lil Wayne - Soldier
- 50 Cent Featuring Olivia - Candy Shop
- Trillville Featuring Cutty - Some Cut
- John Legend - Ordinary People
Sport Games on February 25, 2005
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Bergen - Anderlecht : 1 - 2
- Standard - Genk : 1 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Essen - Burghausen : 1 - 2
- Munich 1860 - Cottbus : 1 - 0
Division 2Football (France)
- Amiens - Troyes : 3 - 2
- Clermont - Dijon : 0 - 0
- Gueugnon - Brest : 1 - 0
- Le Havre - Grenoble : 2 - 1
- Le Mans - Sedan : 3 - 0
Serie BFootball (Italy)
- Piacenza - Torino : 1 - 0
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Days to next February 25If February 25, 2005 is your birthday you're 15 years, 6 months, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 5 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
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