Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Capricorn.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2005 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
Native American Zodiac: The 1st of January, 2005 falls under the Goose.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.
Age: Anyone born on the 1st of January, 2005, will be 14 years of age.
American Format: 01-01-2005 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2005-01-01. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20050101" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1104537600.
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 1st of January:
New Year's Day
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 1st of January, 2005:
United States: Drop It Like It's Hot - Snoop Dogg
United Kingdom: Do They Know It's Christmas - Band Aid 20
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Meet the Fockers" was at the top of the box office on this date.
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 1st of January, 2005.
Between 2005 and 2008, MySpace was the most popular social network in the world.
Throughout 2005, a social network called Bebo was beginning to rise in popularity in countries such as Ireland, the United Kingdom and New Zealand.
English model Kelly Brook is listed as FHM's sexiest woman in 2005.
Time Person of the Year 2005
U2 singer Bono, Bill Gates and Melinda Gates are listed as the Time Person of the Year 2005; under the title "The Good Samaritans."
2005 in music.
Popular music artists in 2005 included 50 Cent, The Game, Green Day, Kelly Clarkson, Gwen Stefani, Ciara, Mariah Carey, The Pussycat Dolls, Missy Elliott, The Black Eyed Peas, Young Jeezy, Chris Brown and Kanye West.
Weather information for the 1st of January, 2005:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 11.7 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. Winds reached storm levels. It was a cloudy day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 41.6 degrees Fahrenheit. 5.33 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 7.11cm.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 1st of January, 2005.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 1st of January, 2005. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 1st of January, 2005. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 1st of January, 2005.
5,288 days have passed since this date.
456,879,600 seconds have passed since the 1st of January, 2005.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 533,026,200 times.
Since the 1st of January, 2005, earth has travelled approximately 235,749,873,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 76,146,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 39,291,646 steps. That's about 17,463 miles!
Since this date, 5,482,555 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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