2nd of April, 2005

The 2nd of April, 2005, fell on a Saturday. Day 92 of 2005. Decade: 2000s.

14 years, 10 months and 26 days have passed since the 2nd of April, 2005.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 2nd of April, 2005:

  • Pope John Paul II passes away.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 2nd of April, 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 "Sin City" 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 2nd of April, 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.

  • 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."

  • 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.

  • Chuck Norris Facts

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

  • The trial of Michael Jackson.

    During this time, the trial of pop singer Michael Jackson was taking place in Santa Barbara County. Jackson stood accused of child molestation as well as four counts of intoxicating a minor to molest him. The trial began on the 28th of February, 2005. It ended on the 13th of June, 2005, after Jackson was found not guilty.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 14 years, 10 months and 26 days have passed since the 2nd of April, 2005.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 13 of 2005.
  • Leap Year: 2005 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 2nd of April, 2005, will be 14 years of age.
  • People born in 2005 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1112396400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 2nd of April, 2005:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 2nd of April, 2005, will have the star sign Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2005 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 2nd of April, 2005 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

Television Shows

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

  • Grey's Anatomy - Medical drama television series.
  • 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.
  • Deadwood - Western television series.

2005 - Kid's TV

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

"The Suite Life of Zack & Cody" - "Avatar: The Last Airbender" - "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" - "Malcolm in the Middle" - "Dora the Explorer" - "SpongeBob SquarePants" - "Ed, Edd n Eddy" - "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:

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

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 2nd of April:


Weather

Weather information for the 2nd of April, 2005:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 14.5 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 38.4 degrees Fahrenheit. 3.56 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Snow was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 11.68cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 12.78 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 2nd of April, 2005.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 2nd of April, 2005 was probably conceived around the 23rd of June, 2004. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 2nd of April, 2005 is the 10th of January, 2006. (Rough Estimate).

Soccer Results

Premier League results from the 2nd of April, 2005.

  • Arsenal defeat Norwich 4-1.
  • Birmingham and Tottenham draw 1-1.
  • Charlton and Man City draw 2-2.
  • Crystal Palace lose 1-0 at home to Middlesbrough.
  • Liverpool defeat Bolton 1-0.
  • Man United and Blackburn draw 0-0.
  • Newcastle lose 3-0 at home to Aston Villa.
  • Southampton lose 3-1 at home to Chelsea.

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.

2nd of April

Events that have occurred on the 2nd of April:

  • 2nd of April, 1974: French president Georges Pompidou dies of cancer.
  • 2nd of April, 1982: The Falklands War begins.
  • 2nd of April, 2015: A mass shooting at the Garissa University College in Kenya results in 148 deaths.
  • 2nd of April, 1989: WrestleMania V: Hulk Hogan defeats "Macho Man" Randy Savage at the Historic Atlantic City Convention Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
  • 2nd of April, 1995: WrestleMania XI: Lawrence Taylor defeats Bam Bam Bigelow at the Hartford Civic Center in Hartford, Connecticut.
  • 2nd of April, 2000: WrestleMania 2000: Triple H retains his title after winning in a four-way elimination match against The Rock, The Big Show and Mick Foley.
  • 2nd of April, 2004: Hellboy (2004) is released.
  • 2nd of April, 2006: WrestleMania 22: John Cena defeats Triple H at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois.
  • 2nd of April, 2009: The TV show "ER" comes to an end after nearly fifteen years.
  • 2nd of April, 2010: Clash of the Titans (2010) is released in cinemas.
  • 2nd of April, 2010: Wrestler Chris Kanyon commits suicide.
  • 2nd of April, 2018: Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan announce that they are separating.
  • 2nd of April, 2019: Social networking website Google+ is shut down.

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 2nd of April, 2005.

  • 5,445 days have passed since this date.
  • 470,451,600 seconds have passed since the 2nd of April, 2005.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 548,860,200 times.
  • Since the 2nd of April, 2005, earth has travelled approximately 242,753,025,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 78,408,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 40,458,838 steps. That's about 17,982 miles!
  • Since this date, 5,645,419 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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