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2005

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Years : 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Centuries: 20th century · 21st century · 22th century
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Years: 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008

2005 is a year in the 21st century. It is a common year.

Contents

[edit] Events

[edit] January

Iraqi police officers hold up their index fingers marked with purple ink, a security measure to prevent double voting.
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Iraqi police officers hold up their index fingers marked with purple ink, a security measure to prevent double voting.

[edit] July

  • July 7 - Four suicide bombers kill 56 people (including the bombers) on London's public transport system - three Tube trains and one bus. The attacks were carried out by Al Qaeda.
  • July 21 - Four attempted suicide bombers fail to detonate their bombs on London's public transport system. All four bombers escape, but are later captured.


[edit] Deaths

[edit] Films released

[edit] New books

  • American, Interrupted: 14 Months in Iraq - Dan Thompson
  • Artemis Fowl: The Opal Deception - Eoin Colfer
  • DisneyWar - James B. Stewart
  • Eldest - Christopher Paolini
  • Flush - Carl Hiaasen
  • Gentlemen & Players - Joanne Harris
  • Ghost in the Shell 2: Man/Machine Interface - Masamune Shirow
  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince - J.K. Rowling
  • Haunted - Chuck Palahniuk
  • Lunar Park - Bret Easton Ellis
  • The Moneypenny Diaries - Samantha Weinberg
  • Never Mind! - Avi
  • The Penultimate Peril - Lemony Snicket
  • Secrets and Lies (book) - David Southwell
  • Saturday - Ian McEwan
  • 36 Yalta Boulevard - Olen Steinhauer
  • SilverFin - Charlie Higson
  • Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Operation Barracuda - David Michaels
  • The Truth About Hillary: What She Knew, When She Knew It, and How Far She'll Go to Become President, Edward Klein, Sentinel
  • The Secret Mulroney Tapes: Unguarded Confessions of a Prime Minister - Peter C. Newman
  • The Year of Magical Thinking - Joan Didion, Knopf
  • Until I Find You - John Irving
  • The Wolves at the Door : The True Story of America's Greatest Female Spy – Judith L. Pearson
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