1st of January, 2005
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 1st of January, 2005, fell on a Saturday.
This date fell on a weekend.
13 years, 9 months and 22 days have passed since the 1st of January, 2005.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 53 of
Day 1 of
2005. Leap Year: 2005 was NOT a leap year.
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 13 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:
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."
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.
London, England: Temperature: 8.83 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.51cm. US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on the 1st of January, 2005. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 1st of January, 2005 was probably conceived around the
24th of March, 2004. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 1st of January, 2005 is the
11th of October, 2005. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
8th of December, 2004: Pantera founder Dimebag Darrell is shot and killed onstage.
10th of December, 2004: The Phantom of the Opera (2004) is released in cinemas.
15th of December, 2004: Million Dollar Baby (2004) is released in cinemas.
21st of December, 2004: National Treasure (2004), starring Nicholas Cage, is released in cinemas.
26th of December, 2004: 230,000 people are killed when an earthquake in the Indian Ocean causes a tsunami.
9th of January, 2005: The single "Bad Day" is released by Daniel Powter.
11th of January, 2005: The game Resident Evil 4 is released.
14th of January, 2005: Coach Carter (2005) is released.
15th of January, 2005: The single "Candy Shop" is released by rapper 50 Cent.
30th of January, 2005: The first free Parliamentary elections in Iraq since 1958 take place. Soccer Results
Premier League results from the 1st of January, 2005.
Aston Villa defeat Blackburn 1-0.
Bolton and West Brom draw 1-1.
Charlton lose 3-1 at home to Arsenal.
Fulham defeat Crystal Palace 3-1.
Liverpool lose 1-0 at home to Chelsea.
Man City defeat Southampton 2-1.
Middlesbrough lose 2-0 at home to Man United.
Newcastle defeat Birmingham 2-1.
Portsmouth and Norwich draw 1-1.
Tottenham defeat Everton 5-2.
On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 1st of January:
1st of January, 1912: The Republic of China is established.
1st of January, 1959: The Cuban Revolution ends when Cuban president Fulgencio Batista and his government ministers flee the country.
1st of January, 1970: Unix time begins.
1st of January, 1975: John N. Mitchell, H. R. Haldeman and John Ehrlichman are found guilty of the Watergate cover-up
1st of January, 1978: 213 people are killed when Air India Flight 855 crashes.
1st of January, 1993: Czechoslovakia is dissolved. Czech Republic and Slovakia become independent nations
1st of January, 1999: A new currency called the Euro is established.
1st of January, 2000: The new millennium begins.
1st of January, 2002: The Euro currency is introduced in Ireland, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Greece, Finland, Austria, Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands.
1st of January, 2017: 39 people are killed when ISIS attacks the Reina nightclub in Istanbul, Turkey.
1st of January, 2017: The first day of year 2017 begins.
1st of January, 2016: New Year's Day 2016. Television
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
House - Medical drama starring Hugh Laurie.
Battlestar Galactica - Sci-fi series.
Desperate Housewives - TV show about housewives living in suburban America.
Boston Legal - TV show about a Boston law firm.
CSI: NY - New York City version spin-off of the CSI franchise.
Lost - Mystery drama series about a group of plane crash survivors that are stranded on a strange island.
Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide - Nickelodeon TV show about the adventures of middle school teenager Ned Bigby.
Joey - Short-lived spin-off show about the life of Friend's character Joey Tribbiani.
Stargate Atlantis - Spin-off of the original Stargate series.
Deadwood - Western television series. Computer Games
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
World of Warcraft - Massively multiplayer online role-playing game.
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater - The third game in the series.
Half-Life 2 - FPS game.
Halo 2 - FPS game that was released for the XBox 360.
Killzone - FPS game.
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Starring CJ.
Counter-Strike: Source - FPS game developed by Valve Corporation.
Rome: Total War - PC strategy game. Celebrity Birthdays
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 1st of January:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 1st of January, 2005.
5,044 days have passed since this date.
435,798,000 seconds have passed since the 1st of January, 2005.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 508,431,000 times.
Since the 1st of January, 2005, earth has travelled approximately 224,871,768,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 72,633,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 37,478,628 steps. That's about 16,657 miles!
Since this date, 5,229,576 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Saturday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Sabado. Random Dates
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