Wednesday December 29, 2004
US date format: 12/29/2004, UK date format: 29/12/2004
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on December 29, 2004). 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 December people in US were listening to Let Me Love You by Mario.
In UK Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid 20 was in the top 5 hits.
Americano, directed by Kevin Noland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004
while A Redbird Christmas by Fannie Flagg was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Committed.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Armored Core: Formula Front or BloodRayne 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 29, 2004?
- The fourth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Thomas Becket (optional memorial)
- The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) announces its support for Mustafa Al-Barghouti in the 2005 Palestinian presidential election. (Al Jazeera) (BBC)
- For the fifth straight business day, the U.S. dollar hits a new low against the euro: 1.3646 USD to 1 EUR. (AP)
- 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake: The death toll from the Indian Ocean earthquake and subsequent tsunamis on December 26 reaches more than 80,000. (washingtonpost.com)The Red Cross issues a statement saying that the number of dead is likely to rise above 100,000. (BBC)The United States, Australia, Japan and India have formed an international coalition to lead aid efforts after the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake. (BBC)
- The death toll from the Indian Ocean earthquake and subsequent tsunamis on December 26 reaches more than 80,000. (washingtonpost.com)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 29, 2004?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
- Mario - Let Me Love You
- Snoop Dogg Featuring Pharrell - Drop It Like It's Hot
- Destiny's Child Featuring T.I. & Lil Wayne - Soldier
- Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz Featuring Usher & Ludacris - Lovers And Friends
- Ciara Featuring Missy Elliott - 1, 2 Step
Top #5 Latin songs
- Juanes - Nada Valgo Sin Tu Amor
- Alejandro Fernandez - Me Dedique A Perderte
- Paulina Rubio - Dame Otro Tequila
- Obie Bermudez - Todo El Ano
- Ricardo Arjona - Porque Es Tan Cruel El Amor
Sport Games on December 29, 2004
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Airdrie Utd - Queen of Sth : 2 - 0
- Hamilton - St Johnstone : 0 - 3
- Partick - Falkirk : 2 - 1
- Raith Rvs - Ross County : 1 - 4
League 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Hull - Doncaster : 2 - 1
League 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Cheltenham - Bristol Rvs : 1 - 1
- Lincoln - Grimsby : 0 - 0
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Newcastle - Arsenal : 0 - 1
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What news were making the headlines those days in December 2004?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $50.81
- Apple AAPL: opens at $63.80
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $26.85
- General Electric GE: opens at $36.57
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $97.81
- 1 USD = 103.8 JPY
- 1 USD = 1.212 CAD
- 1 USD = 1.1332 CHF
- 1 EUR = 141.22 JPY
- 1 EUR = 0.7092 GBP
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 29, 2004?
On December 29, 2004 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is December 29, 2004?
On December 29, 2004 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on December 29, 2004?
On December 29, 2004 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 29, 2004?
On December 29, 2004 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on December 29, 2004?
On December 29, 2004 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people died on December 29, 2004?
Famous people died on December 29, 2004 include, Julius Axelrod, Liddy Holloway, Ken Burkhart.
What was the number one song in December 29, 2004?
The number one song in the week of December 29, 2004 was Let Me Love You by Mario in US and Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid 20 in UK.
What were the top hits on December 29, 2004?
The top hits on December 29, 2004 were Let Me Love You by Mario, Drop It Like It's Hot by Snoop Dogg, 1, 2 Step by Ciara in US and Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid 20, Against All Odds by Steve Brookstein, I'll Stand By You by Girls Aloud in UK.