2005
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2005

2005 by topic:
Arts
Architecture - Comics - Film - Home video - Literature (Poetry) - Music (Country, Rock, Metal, UK) - Radio - Photo - Television - Video gaming
Politics and government
Elections - International leaders - Sovereign states
Sovereign state leaders - Territorial governors
Science and technology
Archaeology - Aviation - Birding/Ornithology - Palaeontology - Rail transport - Spaceflight
Sports
Badminton - Baseball - Basketball - Volleyball
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Other topics
Religious leaders
Birth and death categories
Births - Deaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
Establishments - Disestablishments
Works and introductions categories
Works - Introductions
Works entering the public domain
2005 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar2005
MMV
Ab urbe condita2758
Armenian calendar1454
?
Assyrian calendar6755
Bahá'í calendar161-162
Balinese saka calendar1926-1927
Bengali calendar1412
Berber calendar2955
British Regnal year53 Eliz. 2 - 54 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar2549
Burmese calendar1367
Byzantine calendar7513-7514
Chinese calendar? (Wood Monkey)
4701 or 4641
    -- to --
(Wood Rooster)
4702 or 4642
Coptic calendar1721-1722
Discordian calendar3171
Ethiopian calendar1997-1998
Hebrew calendar5765-5766
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2061-2062
 - Shaka Samvat1926-1927
 - Kali Yuga5105-5106
Holocene calendar12005
Igbo calendar1005-1006
Iranian calendar1383-1384
Islamic calendar1425-1426
Japanese calendarHeisei 17
(17?)
Javanese calendar1937-1938
Juche calendar94
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4338
Minguo calendarROC 94
94?
Nanakshahi calendar537
Thai solar calendar2548
Tibetan calendar?
(male Wood-Monkey)
2131 or 1750 or 978
    -- to --
?
(female Wood-Rooster)
2132 or 1751 or 979
Unix time1104537600 - 1136073599

2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2005th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 5th year of the 3rd millennium, the 5th year of the 21st century, and the 6th year of the 2000s decade.

2005 was designated as the International Year for Sport and Physical Education and the International Year of Microcredit. 2005 was also the end of the International Decade of the World's Indigenous People (1995-2005).

Events

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Births

Deaths

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Nobel Prizes

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New English words and terms

  • didymo
  • functional calculus
  • glamping
  • locavore
  • microblogging
  • pre-exposure prophylaxis
  • ransomware
  • rock snot
  • sexting
  • truther
  • vodcast[46]

See also

References

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  33. ^ Associated Press (October 20, 2005). "New figures put quake toll at more than 79,000". MSNBC. Retrieved 2017.
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