6th of May, 2005

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 6th of May, 2005, fell on a Friday.
  • On this exact date: Kingdom of Heaven (2005) is released.
  • Decade: 2000s.
  • 12 years, 4 months and 17 days have passed since the 6th of May, 2005.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 18 of 2005.
  • Day 126 of 2005.
  • Leap Year: 2005 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2005 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 6th of May, 2005 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 6th of May, 2005, will be 12 years of age.
  • American Format: 05-06-2005 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2005-05-06. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20050506" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1115334000.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 6th of May, 2005:

  • United States: Candy Shop - 50 Cent
  • United Kingdom: (Is This The Way To) Amarillo - Tony Christie & Peter Kay

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Kingdom of Heaven" 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 6th of May, 2005.

  • MySpace

    Between 2005 and 2008, MySpace was the most popular social network in the world.

  • Bebo

    Throughout 2005, a social network called Bebo was beginning to rise in popularity in countries such as Ireland, the United Kingdom and New Zealand.

  • Kelly Brook

    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."

  • Chuck Norris Facts

    In 2005, "Chuck Norris Facts" began to take-off in popularity.

Weather

Weather information for the 6th of May, 2005:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 14.1 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. There were 3 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 54.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 12.61 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 13.33 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on the 6th of May, 2005.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 6th of May, 2005 was probably conceived around the 27th of July, 2004. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 6th of May, 2005 is the 13th of February, 2006. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

  • 14th of April, 2005: The movie Hard Candy (2005) is released in cinemas.
  • 15th of April, 2005: The Amityville Horror (2005) is released.
  • 28th of April, 2005: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005) is released.
  • 30th of April, 2005: Chelsea win their first Premier League title in 50 years after a 2-0 victory away against Bolton.
  • 19th of May, 2005: Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005) is released.
  • 25th of May, 2005: The 2005 UEFA Champions League Final is held between Liverpool and AC Milan. Liverpool win on penalties.
  • 25th of May, 2005: Liverpool defeat A.C. Milan in the Champions League Final, despite being 3-0 down at half time.
  • 27th of May, 2005: The Longest Yard (2005), starring Adam Sandler, is released in movie theaters.
  • 27th of May, 2005: The animated movie Madagascar (2005) is released.
  • 31st of May, 2005: Watergate scandal: FBI Associate Director Mark Felt is revealed to be "Deep Throat".

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 6th of May:

  • 6th of May, 1527: The Sack of Rome occurs.
  • 6th of May, 1966: Moors murders: Ian Brady is found guilty and sentenced to 3 concurrent terms of life imprisonment.
  • 6th of May, 1970: Irish politicians Charles Haughey and Neil Blaney are dismissed from the government after they are accused of being involved in a plot to import weapons for the Provisional IRA.
  • 6th of May, 1976: 900 people are killed when an earthquake strikes the Friuli region of Italy.
  • 6th of May, 1994: The Channel Tunnel between France and the UK is opened.
  • 6th of May, 2002: The Attitude Era in the WWE comes to an end.
  • 6th of May, 2002: Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn is assassinated.
  • 6th of May, 2004: The TV show "Friends" comes to an end after nearly ten years.
  • 6th of May, 2007: Manchester United win the Premier League title after Chelsea fail to beat Arsenal.
  • 6th of May, 2011: Thor (2011) is released in cinemas.

Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • The Office - The US version of The Office, starring Steve Carell as Michael Scott.
  • 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.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Lego Star Wars: The Video Game - Lego-based spin-off game that was based on the Star Wars universe.
  • God of War - Third-person adventure game.
  • Brothers in Arms: Road to Hill 30 - Game based on the television series.
  • Resident Evil 4 - Survival horror video game.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 6th of May:

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Videos

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Visualize

Visualize the days that have passed since the 6th of May, 2005. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 6th of May, 2005.

  • 4,520 days have passed since this date.
  • 390,528,000 seconds have passed since the 6th of May, 2005.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 455,616,000 times.
  • Since the 6th of May, 2005, earth has travelled approximately 201,512,448,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 65,088,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 33,585,408 steps. That's about 14,927 miles!
  • Since this date, 4,686,336 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Friday" in other languages is:

  • German: Freitag.
  • French: Vendredi.
  • Italian: Venerdi.
  • Spanish: Viernes.
  • Portuguese: Sexta-feira.

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