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2005 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar2005
MMV
Ab urbe condita2758
Armenian calendar1454
ԹՎ ՌՆԾԴ
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甲申(Wood Monkey)
4701 or 4641
    — to —
乙酉年 (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
(平成17年)
Javanese calendar1937–1938
Juche calendar94
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4338
Minguo calendarROC 94
民國94年
Nanakshahi calendar537
Thai solar calendar2548
Tibetan calendar阳木猴年
(male Wood-Monkey)
2131 or 1750 or 978
    — to —
阴木鸡年
(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 and 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

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February

March

April

May

July

August

September

October

November

December

Births

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Deaths

Further information: Category:2005 deaths

Deaths
January · February · March · April · May · June · July · August · September · October · November · December

January

Main article: Deaths in January 2005

Shirley Chisholm
Amrish Puri
Johnny Carson

February

Main article: Deaths in February 2005

Max Schmeling
Arthur Miller
Sandra Dee

March

Main article: Deaths in March 2005

Hans Bethe
Aslan Maskhadov
James Callaghan

April

Main article: Deaths in April 2005

Pope John Paul II
Rainier III, Prince of Monaco

May

Main article: Deaths in May 2005

Eddie Albert

June

Main article: Deaths in June 2005

Jaime Sin

July

Main article: Deaths in July 2005

Edward Heath
James Doohan

August

Main article: Deaths in August 2005

King Fahd of Saudi Arabia
Brother Roger

September

Main article: Deaths in September 2005

Simon Wiesenthal

October

Main article: Deaths in October 2005

Rosa Parks

November

Main article: Deaths in November 2005

Pat Morita
George Best

December

Main article: Deaths in December 2005

Richard Pryor

Nobel Prizes

New English words and terms

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