8th of October, 2005
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 8th of October, 2005, fell on a Saturday.
This date fell on a weekend.
On this exact date:
An earthquake in Kashmir kills 100,000 people. Share Decade: 2000s.
13 years, 3 months and 16 days have passed since the 8th of October, 2005.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 40 of
Day 281 of
2005. Leap Year: 2005 was NOT a leap year.
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Libra.
Zodiac Element: Air.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2005 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
Native American Zodiac: The 8th of October, 2005 falls under the Raven.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
Age: Anyone born on the 8th of October, 2005, will be 13 years of age.
American Format: 10-08-2005 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2005-10-08. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20051008" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1128726000.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 8th of October, 2005:
United States: Gold Digger - Kanye West & Jamie Foxx
United Kingdom: Don't Cha - Pussycat Dolls Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "
Wallace & Gromit" 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 8th of October, 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."
Chuck Norris Facts
In 2005, "Chuck Norris Facts" began to take-off in popularity.
Weather information for the 8th of October, 2005:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 15.8 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a sunny day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 46.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 8.17 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 12.7cm.
London, England: Temperature: 15.28 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 8th of October, 2005. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 8th of October, 2005 was probably conceived around the
29th of December, 2004. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 8th of October, 2005 is the
18th of July, 2006. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 8th of October:
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.
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. Computer Games
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Fahrenheit - Interactive investigation game.
Battlefield 2 - FPS game.
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. Celebrity Birthdays
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 8th of October:
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Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 8th of October, 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 8th of October, 2005. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 8th of October, 2005.
4,854 days have passed since this date.
419,389,200 seconds have passed since the 8th of October, 2005.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 489,287,400 times.
Since the 8th of October, 2005, earth has travelled approximately 216,404,827,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 69,898,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 36,067,471 steps. That's about 16,030 miles!
Since this date, 5,032,670 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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