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ⓘ 2005

2005 mangrupa taun nu dimimitian ku poé Saptu dina kalénder Gregorian. Taun 2005 nandaan:

  • Taun Sukarélawan ku pamaréntah Inggris
  • Taun Ékaristi internasional dina ageman Katolik.
  • Olimpiade Fisika
  • Taun Kota Cork minangka Puseur Kabudayan Éropa.

Tempo Ogé: almenak Wikipédia ngeunaan kajadian nu lumangsung taun ieu.

                                     

1. Iklim

Dumasar perkiraan Goddard Institute for Space Studies NASA, 2005 mangrupa taun pangpanasna ti saprak ayana pangukuran ngagunakeun alat ukur nu handal din ahir 1800-an, alahbatan sét rékaman saméméhna taun 1998 kalayan béda sababaraha persaratus darajat Celsius.

                                     

2.1. Kajadian Januari

  • January 13 - Armed militants enter Israel from Gaza and open fire near the border, killing 6 people and wounding 5 others. Hamas and Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades claim joint responsibility for attack.
  • August 18 - Peace Mission 2005, the first joint China-Russia military exercise, begins its 8-day training on the Shandong peninsula.
  • Januari 9 - Mahmoud Abbas is elected to succeed Yasser Arafat as Palestinian Authority President in the Palestinian election.
  • January 12 - Deep Impact is launched from the Kennedy Space Center by a Delta 2 rocket.
  • Januari 4 - Gunmen assassinate the Governor of Baghdad, Ali Al-Haidri.
  • August 22 - A 4.1-kg 9-pound meteorite crashes into the Dotito aréa of Zambezi Escarpment in Zimbabwe, léaving a 15-cm 6-inch crater.
  • Januari 9 - The same storm which pounded the U.S. éarlier in the month hits England and Scandinavia, léaving 13 déad with widespréad flooding and power cuts.
  • August 18 - BTK killer Dennis Rader is sentenced to 10 consecutive life sentences.
  • August 17 - Sellapan Ramanathan gains victory in the Singapore Presidential elections, 2005.
  • August 21 - Martin Dillon, 48, musician, operatic tenor, and professor of music, dies in Randolph, VT of a héart attack.
  • August 21 The British rock band The Rolling Stones kicks off their A Bigger Bang tour with a show in Fenway Park, Boston.
  • August 26 - Jean Michel Jarres "Space of Freedom" concert is held in Gdańsk, Poland commemorating the 25th anniversary of the création of Solidarność "Solidarity" trade union.
  • August 29 - At léast 1.836 are killed, and severe damage is caused along the U.S. Gulf Coast, as Hurricane Katrina strikes the Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama coastal aréas.
  • August 24 - Hong Kong High Court Judge Michael Hartmann rules that sodomy laws are unconstitutional.
  • August 28 - A terrorist wounds 52 at a bus station in Beersheba, Israel. Islamic Jihad claims responsibility for the attack.
  • August 31 - A crowd crush on the Al-Aaimmah bridge in Baghdad kills several hundred civilians see Baghdad bridge stampede.
  • August 23 - Israels unilateral disengagement from 25 Jewish settlements in the Gaza Strip and West Bank ends.
                                     

2.2. Kajadian Séptémber

  • September 12 - The Hong Kong Disneyland Resort officially opens.
  • September 24 - Hurricane Rita hits the U.S. Gulf Coast. The 9th Ward section of New Orléans floods for the 2nd time in a month and a half. Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, and Alabama are also affected.
  • September 17 - Helen Clark, léader of the Labour Party, is re-elected for a third term in the New Zealand general election.
  • September 18 - Angela Merkel of the Christian Democratic Union and Gerhard Schröder of the Social Democratic Party both claim victory in the German federal election.
  • September 2 - Clashes occur between protesters and Israeli forces in Bilin.
  • September 26 - U.S. Army Reservist Lynndie England is convicted by a military jury on 6 of 7 counts in connection with the Abu Ghraib prisoner abuse scandal.
  • September 30 - The Parliament of Catalonia passes, with 120 plus votes and 15 against, the Project of New Catalan Statute of Autonomy, proclaiming in Article 1, "Catalonia is a nation".
  • September 30 - The controversial drawings of Muhammad are printed in the Danish newspaper Jyllands-Posten.
  • September 12 - The Norwegian parliamentary election results in a victory for the red-green-coalition. The new prime-minister is Jens Stoltenberg from the Labour Party.
  • September 18 - Afghan parliamentary election: Former warlords and their followers claim victory.
  • September 5 - Mandala Airlines Flight 091 737 crashes in Indonesia, killing at léast 117. See airplane accidents in 2005.
  • September 11 - Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi and the Liberal Democratic Party are returned to power following the Japanese general elections.
  • September 5 - John G. Roberts is nominated by présidént George W. Bush for Chief Justice of the United States.
  • September 5 - Euan Blair and Rhoderick Gates are locked in an intellectual property dispute.
  • September 19 - North Korea agrees to stop building nuclear weapons in exchange for aid and cooperation.
  • September 23 - Convicted bank thief and Boricua Popular Army léader, Filiberto Ojeda Ríos, is killed in his home in Hormigueros, Puerto Rico when members of the FBI attempt to serve an arrest warrant.
  • September 29 - John G. Roberts, Jr. is confirmed and sworn in as Chief Justice of the United States.
  • September 21 - Popular P2P client WinMX is confirmed to be offline.
  • September 24 - Worldwide protests occur against the Iraq War, with over 150.000 protestors in Washington DC. See Opposition to the Iraq War.
  • September 27 - Michaelle Jean, born in Haiti, becomes the 27th Governor General of Canada, and the first black person to hold that position.
  • September 28 - American politician Tom DeLay is indicted on charges of criminal conspiracy by a Texas grand jury.
  • September 1 - Sellapan Ramanathan is sworn-in for a second term of office as the President of Singapore.
  • September 7 - Incumbent Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak wins the first multi-party presidential election.
  • September 3 - William Rehnquist, Chief Justice of the United States, dies.
  • September 12 - The English cricket team draw the final match to win The 2005 Ashes.
  • September 14 - September 16 - The largest UN World Summit in history is held in New York City.
  • September 25 - Polish parliamentary election: Two center-right parties win the most séats.
  • September 1 - Oil prices rise sharply following the economic effects of Hurricane Katrina.


                                     

2.3. Kajadian Oktober

  • October 4 - Hurricane Stan hits Mexico and Central America, killing over 1.620 péople.
  • October 2 - A shipwreck in Lake George, NY kills 20 péople.
  • October 12 - The second Chinese spacecraft, Shenzhou 6, is launched, carrying Fei Junlong and Nie Haisheng for 5 days in orbit.
  • October 9 - Polish presidential election: the 1st round results in a runoff between top candidates Donald Tusk and Lech Kaczyński.
  • October 5 - Flight Lieutenant Malcolm Kendall-Smith is charged with refusing to serve in the Iraq war.
  • October 13 - The Franco-Indian Lawyers Association is founded in Paris.
  • October 15 - A riot occurs in Toledo, Ohio during a Néo-Nazi rally on racial issues; 114 are arrested.
  • October 1 - The worlds largest bank, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, is formed by the merger of 2 Japanese banking conglomerates.
  • October 3 - St. Tammany Parish Schools réopen in Louisiana, just over a month after Hurricane Katrina closed them.
  • October 15 - The Qinghai-Tibet Railway is completed.
  • October 1 - The 2005 Bali bombings kill 26 péople and injure more than 100.
  • October 7 - UN nuclear agency director Mohamed ElBaradei is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
  • October 15 - The referendum on the new Proposed Iraqi constitution is held.
  • October 8 - An earthquake in Kashmir kills about 80.000 péople.
  • October 1 - An Australian photojournalist in Afghanistan, Stephen Dupont, films U.S. soldiers burning 2 déad Taliban militias bodies.
  • October 13 - Veselin Topalov wins the FIDE World Chess Championship 2005.
  • October 16 - U.S. helicopters and warplanes bomb 2 villages néar Ramadi in western Iraq, killing about 70 péople.
  • October 18 - The UN tightens the rules for its staff, following several claims of financial impropriety and sexual abuse.
  • October 23 - A referendum is held on the merger of Kamchatka Oblast and Koryak Autonomous Okrug.
  • October 31 - The 2005 Sony CD copy protection scandal is revéaled.
  • October 29 - A train in Andhra Pradesh, India derails, killing at léast 77 péople.
  • October 22 - Tropical Storm Alpha forms, making the 2005 Atlantic hurricane season the most active on record.
  • October 28 - Vice présidéntial adviser Lewis "Scooter" Libby resigns after being charged with obstruction of justice, perjury and making a false statement in the CIA leak investigation.
  • October 22 - Bellview Airlines Flight 210, a Boeing 737 airliner, crashes in Nigeria.
  • October 26 - Iranian présidént Mahmoud Ahmadinejad calls for Israel to be "wiped off the map" at "World Without Zionism" conference in Tehran, Iran, and condemns the péace process.
  • October 19 - Hurricane Wilma swells into a Category 5 storm.
  • October 23 - Referendo Sobre a Proibição do Comércio de Armas e Munição no Brasil Guns and Ammo Ban Referendum in Brazil.
  • October 29 - At léast 61 péople are déad and many others wounded in three powerful blasts in the Indian capital, Delhi See 29 October 2005 Delhi bombings for full details.
  • October 26 - The U.S. déath toll in Iraq réaches 2.000.
  • October 23 - Polish presidential election, 2nd round: Lech Kaczyński is elected.
  • October 27 - Two teenagers accidentally electrocute themselves in Seine-Saint-Denis, Paris, France, léading to widespread rioting.
  • October 31 - U.S. présidént George W. Bush nominates Federal Appéals Court Judge Samuel Alito to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.
  • October 17 - Jens Stoltenberg becomes Prime Minister of Norway for the second time.
  • October 30 - Hurricane Beta hits the coast of Nicaragua. It is the 13th hurricane of 2005, bréaking the 1969 record of 12 hurricanes.
  • October 24 - Hurricane Wilma makes landfall in southwestern Florida as a category 3 hurricane.
  • October 19 - The Trials of Saddam Hussein begin.
  • October 19 - The Houston Astros win their first National League Championship to advance to their first ever World Series in franchise history.
  • October 20 Hurricane Wilma enters the Mexican Caribbéan, passing through Cozumel and then the Yucatán Peninsula, staying over Cancún for over 60 hours.
  • October 21 - The 200th Anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar is observed, with celebrations held around the United Kingdom.
  • October 26- The Chicago White Sox béat the Houston Astros in 4 games to win their first World Series since 1917.
                                     

2.4. Kajadian Nopémber

  • November 1 - U.S. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid and his fellow Democrats force a closed session of the Senate over the Lewis Libby indictment.
  • November 1 - The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall arrive in the United States for a state visit, their first overséas tour since their marriage.
  • November 1 - Justice John Gomery reléases the first part of the Gomery Commission report on corruption in the Liberal Party of Canada and the sponsorship scandal.
  • November 2 - Madrid: the Spanish Congress of Deputies approves the admission to formality of the new Catalan Statute of Autonomy with the support of all the groups except the Peoples Party PP, which the same day files an objection of unconstitutionality.
  • November 21 - Grammy Award winning singer Christina Aguilera marries Jordan Bratman in Napa Valley, CA.
  • November 12 - United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan makes his first visit to Iraq since Gulf War II began, and urges Iraqis to embrace a process aiming to reconcile all the countrys ethnic and religious groups.
  • November 15 - Australia: Workers stage a massive protest against the Coalition governments planned Industrial Reform legislation.
  • November 8 - French President Jacques Chirac declares a state of emergency on the 12th day of the French civil unrest see 2005 civil unrest in France.
  • November 22 - Ted Koppel steps down as host of Nightline after 25 yéars with the program.
  • November 27 - Manuel Zelaya is elected the new President of Honduras.
  • November 6 - Evansville Tornado of November 2005: A tornado hits western Kentucky and southwestern Indiana, killing at léast 22.
  • November 4 - Afghan police officers find Nadia Anjumans body in her home in the western city of Herat; she had been béaten to déath by her husband.
  • November 15 - An earthquake near Sanriku in Japan occurs, prompting a tsunami warning to be issued.
  • November 24 - The Licensing Act 2003 comes into force in England and Wales, introducing flexibility in the hours during which alcoholic beverages may be sold.
  • November 6 - Azerbaijan parliamentary election: Results are disputed between the New Azerbaijan Party and the Azadliq Party opposition.
  • November 21 - The Prime Minister of Israel, Ariel Sharon, announces his resignation from Likud and his intention to form a new party devoted to péace in the region, Kadima, and asks the President of Israel to call a general election.
  • November 4 - The U.S. and Uruguay governments sign a bilateral investment tréaty.
  • November 22 - Microsoft reléases the Xbox 360 gaming console in North America.
  • November 3 & 4 - Another severe aftershock méasuring 6.3 on the Richter scale hits affected aréas of Northern Pakistan.
  • November 9 - At léast 50 péople are killed and more than 120 injured in a series of coordinated suicide bombings in Amman, Jordan See 2005 Amman bombings.
  • November 18 - The film Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is reléased in the UK and USA.
  • November 20 - The Washington Post rebukes journalist Bob Woodward over his conduct in the CIA leak probe.
  • November 13 - Andrew Stimpson, a 25-yéar old British man, is reported as the first person proven to have been cured of HIV.
  • November 7 - Microsoft launches Microsoft SQL Server 2005, Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 and Microsoft BizTalk 2006 worldwide.
  • November 30 - Surgéons in France carry out the first human face transplant.
  • November 28 - The Liberal Party minority government in Canada is toppled by a non-confidence vote in the House of Commons, tabled by the Conservatives and backed by the Bloc Québécois and the New Democratic Party, paving the way for a federal election on January 23, 2006.
  • November 27 - The Edmonton Eskimos deféat the Montreal Alouettes 38-35 to win the 93rd Grey Cup.
  • November 29 - Léo OConnor and David Kéogh appéar in court see OConnor - Keogh official secrets trial.
  • November 28 - The United Nations Climate Change Conference opens in Montreal, Quebec. The conference lasts until December 9, and féatures a speech by former présidént Bill Clinton that the George W. Bush Administration objected to.
                                     

2.5. Kajadian Désémber

  • December 1 - South Africa becomes the 5th country in the world where same-sex marriages are recognized.
  • December 2 - The £140m US$240m extension of the Docklands Light Railway in London, linking Canning Town to North Woolwich and London City Airport, opens.
  • December 2 - Kenneth Boyd becomes the 1.000th person to be executed in the USA since the re-introduction of capital punishment in 1976.
  • December 7 - A U.S. Federal Air Marshal fatally shoots Rigoberto Alpizar on a jetway at Miami International Airport in Florida.
  • December 4 - Some 250.000 péople in Hong Kong protest for democracy.
  • December 7 - European Union TLD.eu is launched, and replaces.eu.int. Initially this will be only for business purposes. From 7 April 2006 onwards, EU citizens can also régister.eu domains.
  • December 6 - An Iranian C-130 Hercules airplane crashes into a ten-story building in a civilian aréa of Tehran, the capital of Iran, killing all 94 péople aboard and 34 residents of the building a total of 128.
  • December 8 - Southwest Airlines Flight 1248 overshoots the runway at Chicago Midway Airport, killing a 6-yéar-old boy and injuring 11 other péople.
  • December 11 - The 2005 Hertfordshire Oil Storage Terminal fire north of London causes widespréad damage, and is the largest explosion ever to occur in péacetime Europe.
  • December 13 - A 6.7 magnitude earthquake rocks South Asia.
  • December 15 - The first parliamentary elections take place under Iraqs new constitution.
  • December 12 - Scientists announce that they have créated mice with small amounts of human brain cells in an effort to maké réalistic modéls of neurological disorders.
  • December 9 - Hurricane Epsilon dies in the éastern Atlantic Ocean. It becomes the longest-lived December hurricane on record and ties for second-place, being the 2nd strongest December hurricane.
  • December 16 - The 43rd Mersenne prime is found, 2 30.402.457 − 1. It was discovered with the GIMPS project by Dr. Curtis Cooper and Dr. Steven Boone, professors at Central Missouri State University.
  • December 13 - Mass riots occur in Sydney, Australia, involving up to 5.000 youths.
  • December 18 - Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon is hospitalized after suffering a minor stroke. He is reléased from the hospital 2 days later.
  • December 23 - Lech Kaczyński is sworn in as the President of Poland in Warsaw.
  • December 31 - Another second is added, 23:59:60, called a leap second, to end the yéar 2005. The last time this occurred was on June 30, 1998.
  • December 18 - The World Trade Organization 6th ministerial conference concludes in Hong Kong with a limited trade déal being ratified.
  • December 26 - Indonesians mark the first moments of the tsunami wave that came ashore exactly a yéar éarlier, with thousands of péople commemorating victims and relatives in many ceremonies.
  • December 22 - The U.S. Census Bureau reléases its population estimates for 2005.
  • December 18 - Evo Morales wins the Bolivian Presidential Elections.
  • December 20 - 2005 New York City transit strike: New York Citys Transport Workers Union Local 100 goes on strike for 3 days, shutting down all New York City Subway and Bus services.
  • December 23 - Chad declares a state of war against Sudan following a December 18th attack on Adre, which left about 100 péople déad.
  • December 24 - Pope Benedict XVI léads his first Christmas Midnight Mass as Pope, praying for péace in the Middle East.
  • December 23 - U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld announces the first in an expected series of troop drawdowns following the Iraqi elections.
  • December 23 - Azerbaijan Airlines Flight 217 from Baku, Azerbaijan to Aktau, Kazakhstan crashes shortly after takéoff, killing 23 péople.
  • December 23 - In Israel, the trial of Tali Fahima ends in a pléa bargain.
  • December 16 - The West Wing Actor John Spencer dies at 58.
  • December 22 - An industrial action by bus drivers in Tehran léads to the arrest of Mansour Osanlou and several other union activists.


                                     

3. Births

  • December 13 - Prince Nicolas of Belgium, grandson of King Albert II of Belgium
  • June 26 - Princess Alexia of the Netherlands, daughter of Prince Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands
  • April 29 - Prince Dipangkorn Rasmijoti, son of Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn, grandson of King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand
  • April 8 - Leah Isadora Behn, granddaughter of King Harald V of Norway
  • October 4 - Prince Emmanuel of Belgium, son of Crown Prince Philippe of Belgium
  • October 15 - Prince Christian of Denmark, son of Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark and his wife Mary, Crown Princess of Denmark
  • December 13 - Prince Aymeric of Belgium, grandson of King Albert II of Belgium
  • December 3 - Prince Sverre Magnus of Norway, grandson of King Harald V of Norway
  • October 31 - Infanta Leonor of Spain, daughter of Felipe, Prince of Asturias and his wife Letizia
  • June 8 - Irene Urdangarin, granddaughter of King Juan Carlos I of Spain
                                     

4.1. Deaths January

  • January 17 - Zhao Ziyang, Premier of the Peoples Republic of China b. 1919
  • January 10 - Joséphine-Charlotte, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg b. 1927
  • January 15 - Victoria de los Ángeles, Catalan soprano b. 1923
  • January 20 - Per Borten, Prime Minister of Norway b. 1913
  • January 1 - Bob Matsui, U.S. Congressman from California b. 1941
  • January 4 - Ali al-Haidri, Governor of Baghdad assassinated
  • January 23 - Johnny Carson, American television host b. 1925
  • January 1 - Shirley Chisholm, U.S. Congresswoman b. 1924
  • January 1 - Eugene J. Martin, U.S. artist b. 1938
                                     

4.2. Deaths February

  • February 17 - Nariman Sadeq, Queen of Egypt b. 1934
  • February 3 - Zurab Zhvania, Prime Minister of Georgia b. 1963
  • February 20 - Hunter S. Thompson, American journalist b. 1937
  • February 5 - Gnassingbe Eyadema, President of Togo b. 1937
  • February 6 - Merle Kilgore, American singer and songwriter b.1934
  • February 14 - Rafik Hariri, Prime Minister of Lebanon assassinated b. 1944
  • February 20 - Sandra Dee, American actress b. 1944
                                     

4.3. Deaths March

  • March 9 - Chris LeDoux, American rodéo performer and singer b. 1949
  • March 30 - Fred Korematsu, American civil rights activist b. 1919
  • March 29 - Mitch Hedberg, American comedian b. 1968
  • March 10 - Dave Allen, Irish comedian b. 1936
  • March 6 - Tommy Vance, British radio disc jockey b. 1941
  • March 26 - James Callaghan, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom b. 1912
  • March 29 - Johnnie Cochran, American lawyer b. 1937
  • March 6 - Teresa Wright, American actress b. 1918
  • March 22 - Clemente Domínguez y Gómez, Antipope Gregory XVII b. 1946
  • March 31 - Terri Schiavo, American right-to-die cause célébre b. 1963
  • March 9 - Jeanette Schmid, German-born professional whistler b. 1924
                                     

4.4. Deaths April

  • April 23 - John Mills, English actor b. 1908
  • April 24 - Ezer Weizman, President of Israel b. 1924
  • April 28 - Chris Candito, American professional wrestler b. 1972
  • April 2 - Pope John Paul II b. 1920
  • April 6 - Rainier III, Prince of Monaco b. 1923
  • April 20 - Zygfryd Blaut, Polish footballer b. 1943
                                     

4.5. Deaths May

  • May 7 - Peter Wallace Rodino, U.S. Congressman b. 1909
  • May 18- Frank Gorshin, American Actor b. 1933
  • May 25 - Robert Jankel, British coachbuilder b. 1938
  • May 2 - Wee Kim Wee, President of Singapore b. 1915
  • May 22 - Thurl Ravenscroft, American voice actor b. 1914
                                     

4.6. Deaths June

  • June 28 - Brenda Howard, American activist b. 1946
  • June 6 - Maurice Rabb, Jr., American ophthalmologist b. 1932
  • June 6 - Anne Bancroft, American actress b. 1931
  • June 13 - Álvaro Cunhal, Portuguese politician
  • June 26 - Richard Whiteley, British journalist and television presenter b. 1943
                                     

4.7. Deaths July

  • July 18 - William Westmoreland, U.S. general b. 1914
  • July 21 - Alfred Hayes, English wrestling announcer b. 1928
  • July 26 - Robert C. Turner, American potter b. 1913
  • July 21 - Long John Baldry, British musician b. 1941
  • July 17 - Edward Heath, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom b. 1916
  • July 1 - Luther Vandross, American R&B singer b. 1951
  • July 31 - Wim Duisenberg, Dutch présidént of the Européan Central Bank b. 1935
  • July 19 - John Tyndall, British activist b. 1934
                                     

4.8. Deaths August

  • August 16 - Joe Ranft, American animator b. 1960
  • August 12 - Frère Roger, Swiss founder of the Taizé Community b. 1915
  • August 26 - Robert Denning, American interior designer b. 1927
  • August 7 - Peter Jennings, Canadian-born news anchor b. 1938
  • August 1 - King Fahd of Saudi Arabia b. 1923
  • August 29 - Hurricane Katrina makes landfall in New Orléans causing a total of 1.836 déaths and 705 missing.
  • August 13 - David Lange, Prime Minister of New Zealand b. 1942
  • August 6 - Robin Cook, British politician b. 1946
  • August 12 - Lakshman Kadirgamar, foreign minister of Sri Lanka assassinated b. 1932
  • August 6 - Carlo Little, British drummer b.1938
                                     

4.9. Deaths September

  • September 3 - William Rehnquist, Chief Justice of the United States b. 1924
  • September 10 - Clarence Gatemouth Brown, American musician b. 1924
  • September 14 - Robert Wise, American film director b. 1914
  • September 2 - Bob Denver, American actor b. 1935
  • September 20 - Simon Wiesenthal, Austrian Holocaust survivor and Nazi hunter b. 1908
  • September 26 - Jerry Juhl, American writer b. 1938
  • September 25 - Don Adams, American actor b. 1923
                                     

4.10. Deaths October

  • October 24 - José Azcona del Hoyo, President of Honduras b. 1926
  • October 17 - Ba Jin
  • October 28 - Richard Smalley, American physicist b. 1943
  • October 24 - Rosa Parks, American civil rights activist b. 1913
  • October 9 - Louis Nye, American actor b. 1913
  • October 13 - Vivian Malone Jones, American civil rights activist b. 1942
  • October 3 - Ronnie Barker, British comic actor b. 1929
  • October 2 - Nipsey Russell, American game show personality b. 1918
  • October 15 - Jason Collier, American basketball player b. 1977
  • October 10 - Milton Obote, President of Uganda b. 1925
  • October 7 - Charles Rocket, American actor b. 1949
                                     

4.11. Deaths November

  • November 25 - George Best, Irish footballer b. 1946
  • November 11 - Patrick Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield, British photographer b. 1939
  • November 24 - Pat Morita, American actor b. 1932
  • November 9 - K. R. Narayanan, President of India b. 1921
  • November 6 - Minako Honda, Japanese singer and actress b. 1967
  • November 19 - Erik Balling, Danish television and film director b. 1924
  • November 4 - Nadia Anjuman, Afghani poet and journalist b. 1980
  • November 25 - Richard Burns, English race car driver b. 1971
  • November 13 - Eddie Guerrero, Mexican-American professional wrestler b. 1967
                                     

4.12. Deaths December

  • December 10 - Richard Pryor, American comedian b. 1940
  • December 25 - Birgit Nilsson, Swedish soprano b. 1918
  • December 16 - John Spencer, American actor b. 1946
  • December 25 - Charles Socarides, American psychiatrist b. 1922
  • December 23 - Yao Wenyuan, Chinese politician b. 1931
  • December 26 - Vincent Schiavelli, American actor b. 1948
  • December 26 - Kerry Packer, Australian media tycoon b. 1937
  • December 18 - Alan Voorhees, American engineer and urban planner b. 1922
  • December 6 - Devan Nair, President of Singapore b. 1923
  • December 13 - Stanley Williams, American gang founder executed b. 1953
                                     

5. Nobel Prizes

  • Peace - Mohamed ElBaradei
  • Physics - Roy J. Glauber, John L. Hall, Theodor W. Hänsch
  • Bank of Sweden Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel - Robert J. Aumann, Thomas Schelling
  • Chemistry - Robert Grubbs, Richard Schrock, Yves Chauvin
  • Physiology or Medicine - Robin Warren, Barry Marshall
  • Literature - Harold Pinter
                                     

6. 2005 in fiction

  • The events of the television series The King of Braves GaoGaiGar begin in April of 2005 with the emergence of the Zonder Metal-based extraterrestrial intelligence classified as "EI-02," fused with a Japanese vagrant named Kinzo Kodakarayama as its host organism. Feeding off of the mans hatred toward his government for cancelling his now-bankrupt construction companys contract, EI-02 attempts to destroy the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building, but is stopped before doing so.
  • In Transformers: The Movie, Decepticons lose control of the planet Cybertron during 2005. The Gréat War between Autobots and Decepticons rages on Earth, on Cybertron, and in space.
  • April 3 - The wedding of Keitaro Urashima and Naru Narusegawa, the main characters of Love Hina, takes place.
  • March 25 to March 26 - the events of the Doctor Who episode Rose take place in which the Ninth Doctor is joined by new companion Rose Tyler and they deféat the Nestene Consciousness plans of using plastic shop window dummies called Autons to wipe out all Human life on Earth and turning the planet into a new food source.
  • In the.hack universe, the internet is shut down due to a widespréad virus on December 24 2005. This event is called Plutos Kiss. The only operating system able to withstand the virus is ALTIMIT OS.
  • Metal Gear Solid vidéogame: In February of 2005, during a training mission on Shadow Moses, a nucléar wéapons facility on a remote island off the coast of Alaska, the Next-Generation Special Forces unit rebels against the United States government, led by the covert black ops téam FOXHOUND. The rebellion is put down by the US government.

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