Historical Events In 2005
Sunday, 16 May 2021
Sep 02 Clashes between protesters and Israeli forces in Bil'in in the year 2005.
Sep 03 On this day in history william Rehnquist, Chief Justice of the United States, dies.
Sep 05 On this day in history john G. Roberts nominated by President George W. Bush, for Chief Justice of the United States.
Sep 05 Mandala Airlines Flight 091 737 crashes in Indonesia killing at least 117. (See airplane accidents in 205) on this day in history.
Sep 07 Incumbent Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak wins its first multi-party presidential 'election' on this day in history.
Sep 11 Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi and the Liberal Democratic Party are returned to power following the Japanese general elections in the year 2005.
Sep 12 English cricket team draw the final match to win The 205 Ashes on this day in history.
Sep 12 Norwegian parliamentary election, resulting in a victory for the red-green-coalition. New prime-minister is Jens Stoltenberg from Labour Party in the year 2005.
Sep 12 In the year 2005 the Hong Kong Disneyland Resort officially opens.
Sep 14 In the year 2005 september 16 - Largest UN World Summit in history, held in New York City.
Sep 17 Helen Clark, leader of the Labour Party is re-elected for a third term in the New Zealand general election on this day in history.
Sep 18 In the year 2005 afghan parliamentary election
Sep 18 On this day in history angela Merkel of the Christian Democratic Union and Gerhard Schröder of the Social Democratic Party both claim victory in the German federal election.
Sep 19 In the year 2005 north Korea agrees to stop building nuclear weapons in exchange for aid and cooperation.
Sep 21 Popular P2P client WinMX is confirmed to be offline on this day in history.
Sep 23 In the year 2005 convicted bank thief and Boricua Popular Army leader, Filiberto Ojeda Ríos is killed in his home in Hormigueros, Puerto Rico when members of the FBI attempt to serve an arrest warrant.
Sep 24 In the year 2005 hurricane Rita hits the U.S. Gulf Coast. The 9th Ward section of New Orleans floods for the 2nd time in a month and a half. Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, and Alabama are also affected.
Sep 24 Worldwide protests against the Iraq War around the world, with over 150,00 protestors in Washington DC. See Opposition to the Iraq War in the year 2005.
Sep 25 In the year 2005 polish parliamentary election.
Sep 26 Death of Jerry Juhl, writer in the year 2005.
Sep 26 Helen Cresswell, British author in the year 2005.
Sep 26 In the year 2005 u.S. army reservist Lynndie England is convicted by a military jury on six of seven counts in connection with the Abu Ghraib prisoner abuse scandal.
Sep 27 In the year 2005 michaëlle Jean, born in Haiti, becomes the 27th Governor General of Canada, and the first black person to hold that position.
Sep 28 American politician Tom DeLay is indicted on charges of criminal conspiracy by a Texas grand jury in the year 2005.
Sep 29 John G. Roberts, Jr. is confirmed and sworn in as Chief Justice of the United States in the year 2005.
Sep 30 The controversial drawings of Muhammad are printed in the Danish newspaper Jyllands-Posten on this day in history.
Sep 30 In the year 2005 the Parliament of Catalonia passes with 120 plus votes and 15 against, the Project of New Catalan Statute of Autonomy, proclaiming in its article 1, "Catalonia is a nation".
Oct 01 In the year 2005 26 people are killed and more than 10 are injured in the 205 Bali bombings.
Oct 01 In the year 2005 an Australian photojournalist in Afghanistan, Stephen Dupont, films US soldiers burning two dead Taliban militias' bodies.2006 Brisbane Broncos beat Melbourne Storm in the controversial 2006 National Rugby League Grand Final at Telstra Stadium in Sydney, Australia.
Oct 01 The world's largest bank, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, is formed by the merger of two Japanese banking conglomerates on this day in history.
Oct 02 20 people are killed in a shipwreck in Lake George, NY in the year 2005.
Oct 03 St. Tammany Parish Schools reopen in Louisiana just over a month after Hurricane Katrina closed them in the year 2005.
Oct 04 Birth of Prince Emmanuel of Belgium, son of Crown Prince Philippe of Belgium on this day in history.
Oct 04 Hurricane Stan hits Mexico and Central America killing over 1,620 people on this day in history.