January 24th, 2005

January 24th, 2005, fell on a Monday. It was day 24 of 2005. The decade was the 2000s.

15 years, 11 months and 23 days have passed since January 24th, 2005.


On This Date

Events that occurred on January 24th, 2005:

  • Former Irish Justice Minister Ray Burke is sentenced to six months in prison for tax evasion.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on January 24th, 2005:

  • United States: Let Me Love You - Mario
  • United Kingdom: One Night / I Got Stung - ElvisPresley

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Are We There Yet?" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is January 24th, 2005 and it's a Monday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aquarius. In America, the song Let Me Love You by Mario is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, One Night / I Got Stung by ElvisPresley is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Are We There Yet? is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, Tony Blair is the current Prime Minister.

A popular software program called LimeWire is being used by many people to share MP3 files (and viruses). Internet users are using MSN Messenger to chat with each other online. Practically every teenager and adult has a MySpace or a Bebo account.

It's 2005, so the music charts are being dominated by the likes of Mariah Carey, Gwen Stefani, Mario, Kelly Clarkson, 50 Cent, Kanye West and Ciara. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Stargate SG-1", "Futurama", "Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica" and "Desperate Housewives". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Rome: Total War", "Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas", "Half-Life 2" and "Resident Evil 4".

Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Bear in the Big Blue House", "My Wife and Kids", "LazyTown" and "Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide". Popular toys include the likes of "PlayStation 2", "Bratz (dolls)", "RoboSapien (toy robot)" and "Nintendo DS".


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 January 24th, 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.

  • Crash

    "Crash" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2005.

  • Who were the best football players in 2005?

    In 2005, the best soccer players were Ronaldinho, Frank Lampard, Steven Gerrard, Thierry Henry, Andriy Shevchenko, Paolo Maldini, Adriano, Zlatan Ibrahimović, Kaká, Samuel Eto'o and John Terry.

  • 2005 in movies.

    Movies released in 2005 included Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, King Kong, Madagascar, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, War of the Worlds, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Batman Begins, Hitch, Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith, Brokeback Mountain, Sin City, Walk the Line, Pride & Prejudice and Capote.

  • 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."

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2005?

    In 2005, the best NBA players were Steve Nash, Shaquille O'Neal, Tim Duncan, Dirk Nowitzki, Allen Iverson, LeBron James, Kevin Garnett, Amare Stoudemire, Dwyane Wade, Ray Allen, Kobe Bryant, Tracy McGrady, Shawn Marion, Ben Wallace and Gilbert Arenas.

  • 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.

  • Green Day - "Boulevard of Broken Dreams"

    "Boulevard of Broken Dreams" by Green Day would go on to win a Grammy for 2005's Record of the Year.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 15 years, 11 months and 23 days have passed since January 24th, 2005.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 04 of 2005.
  • Leap Year: 2005 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on January 24th, 2005, will be 15 years of age.
  • People born in 2005 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1106524800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around January 24th, 2005:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on January 24th, 2005, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2005 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: January 24th, 2005 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.

Television Shows

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.
  • The Apprentice - Reality TV show starring Donald Trump.
  • Extreme Makeover: Home Edition - Reality TV show in which houses are renovated during a one-week period.

2005 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2005.

  • Zoey 101
  • Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County
  • Veronica Mars
  • Unfabulous
  • Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide
  • LazyTown
  • Peppa Pig
  • Drake & Josh
  • One Tree Hill
  • My Life as a Teenage Robot
  • Teen Titans
  • That's So Raven
  • Jimmy Neutron
  • The Fairly OddParents
  • My Wife and Kids
  • Grounded for Life
  • Malcolm in the Middle
  • Dora the Explorer
  • SpongeBob SquarePants
  • Ed, Edd n Eddy
  • The Powerpuff Girls
  • That '70s Show
  • CatDog
  • Bear in the Big Blue House
  • 7th Heaven

2005 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2005:

  • Nintendo DS
  • RoboSapien (toy robot)
  • Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game
  • Bratz (dolls)
  • PlayStation 2

Video Games

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

  • 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.
  • 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 24th of January:


Weather

Weather information for January 24th, 2005:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 6.0 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. There were 2 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 10.2 degrees Fahrenheit. -12.11 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 3.11 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on January 24th, 2005?

  • George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on January 24th, 2005?

  • Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on January 24th, 2005 was probably conceived around the 16th of April, 2004. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on January 24th, 2005 is the 3rd of November, 2005. (Rough Estimate).

Soccer Results

Premier League results from January 24th, 2005.

  • Blackburn lose 1-0 at home to Bolton.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about January 24th, 2005.

  • 5,836 days have passed since this date.
  • 504,230,400 seconds have passed since the January 24th, 2005.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 588,268,800 times.
  • Since January 24th, 2005, earth has travelled approximately 260,182,886,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 84,038,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 43,363,814 steps. That's about 19,273 miles!
  • Since this date, 6,050,765 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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