2005

This article is about the year 2005.
Millennium: 3rd millennium
Centuries:
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Years:
2005 by topic:
Arts
ArchitectureComicsFilmHome videoLiterature ( Poetry) – Music ( Country, Metal, UK) – RadioTelevisionVideo gaming
Politics
Elections – Int'l leadersState leadersSovereign states
Science and technology
ArchaeologyAviationBirding/OrnithologyMeteorologyPalaeontologyRail transportSpaceflight
Sports
Association football (soccer)Athletics (track and field)BaseballBasketballBoxingCricketGolfHorse racingIce hockeyMotorsportRoad cyclingRugby leagueRugby unionTennis
By place
AfghanistanAlgeria – Antarctica – Argentina – Armenia – Australia – Austria – Azerbaijan – BangladeshBelgiumBrazilCanadaChileChina – Costa Rica – Croatia – Cuba – Denmark – El Salvador – Egypt – Estonia – Ethiopia – European Union – Finland – France – Georgia – GermanyGhana – Greece – Hungary – IcelandIndiaIndonesiaIraqIranIrelandIsrael – Italy – Japan – Kenya – Latvia – Lithuania – LuxembourgMalaysiaMexico – Moldova – NetherlandsNew ZealandNorwayPakistanPalestinian territoriesPhilippinesPolandRomaniaRussiaRwanda – Serbia – SingaporeSouth AfricaSouth KoreaSpain – Sri Lanka – SwedenTaiwanThailandTurkeyUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited States – Vietnam
Other topics
AwardsLawReligious leaders
Birth and death categories
BirthsDeaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
EstablishmentsDisestablishments
Works and introductions categories
WorksIntroductions
Works entering the public domain
2005 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 2005
MMV
Ab urbe condita 2758
Armenian calendar 1454
ԹՎ ՌՆԾԴ
Assyrian calendar 6755
Bahá'í calendar 161–162
Bengali calendar 1412
Berber calendar 2955
British Regnal year 53  Eliz. 2 – 54  Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2549
Burmese calendar 1367
Byzantine calendar 7513–7514
Chinese calendar 甲申(Wood  Monkey)
4701 or 4641
    — to —
乙酉年 (Wood  Rooster)
4702 or 4642
Coptic calendar 1721–1722
Discordian calendar 3171
Ethiopian calendar 1997–1998
Hebrew calendar 5765–5766
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2061–2062
 - Shaka Samvat 1926–1927
 - Kali Yuga 5105–5106
Holocene calendar 12005
Igbo calendar 1005–1006
Iranian calendar 1383–1384
Islamic calendar 1425–1426
Japanese calendar Heisei 17
(平成17年)
Javanese calendar 1937–1938
Juche calendar 94
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4338
Minguo calendar ROC 94
民國94年
Nanakshahi calendar 537
Thai solar calendar 2548
Unix time 1104537600 – 1136073599

2005 ( MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday ( dominical letter B) 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 year 2005 was the end of the International Decade of the World's Indigenous People (1995–2005).

Events

January

February

March

Cedar Revolution in Lebanon that led to the removal of the Syrian Occupation of Lebanon in March 14, 2005.

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

World population

World population
2005 2000 2010
Globe.svg World 6,453,628,000 6,070,581,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 383,047,000 6,892,000,000 Red Arrow Down.svg 438,372,000
Africa satellite orthographic.jpg Africa 887,964,000 795,671,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 92,293,000 1,030,000,000 Red Arrow Down.svg 142,036,000
Two-point-equidistant-asia.jpg Asia 3,917,508,000 3,679,737,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 237,771,000 4,157,000,000 Red Arrow Down.svg 239,492,000
Europe satellite orthographic.jpg Europe 724,722,000 727,986,000 Red Arrow Down.svg 3,264,000 739,000,000 Red Arrow Down.svg 14,278,000
Latin America terrain.jpg Latin America 558,281,000 520,229,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 38,052,000 585,000,000 Red Arrow Down.svg 26,719,000
LocationWHNorthernAmerica.png North America 332,156,000 315,915,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 16,241,000 344,000,000 Red Arrow Down.svg 11,844,000
Oceania (World-Factbook).jpg Oceania 32,998,000 31,043,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 1,955,000 37,000,000 Red Arrow Down.svg 4,002,000