What Happened on December 3, 2005

Historical Events

  • 10th Big 12 Championship Game: #2 Texas beats Colorado, 70-3
  • 14th SEC Championship Game: #13 Georgia beats #3 LSU, 34-14
  • 1st ACC Championship Game: #22 Florida State beats #5 Virginia Tech, 27-22
  • XCOR Aerospace makes first manned rocket aircraft delivery of US Mail in Mojave, California.
2005 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Prince Sverre Magnus of Norway, younger child of Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit, third in line to succeed to throne, born in Oslo, Norway
Born in 2005

Famous Weddings

  • "The Last Samurai" actor Ken Watanabe (46) weds actress Kaho Minami (41) in Tokyo

Marilyn Manson

American rock singer Marilyn Manson [Brian Warner] (36) weds burlesque performer Dita Von Teese (33) at Castle Gurteen in County Tipperary, Ireland

  • French heiress Athina Onassis (20) weds Olympic gold medalist equestrian Alvaro de Miranda Neto (32) in Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • NBC correspondent Hoda Kotb (41) weds New Orleans tennis coach Burzis Kanga in the Dominican Republic

Famous Deaths

  • Lance Dossor, British-Australian concert pianist, dies at 89

About December 3, 2005

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius

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