What Happened on November 1, 2005

Historical Events

  • First part of the Gomery Report, which discusses allegations of political money manipulation, is released in Canada.

Famous Deaths

  • (Lyle) "Skitch" Henderson, British-American pianist and orchestra leader (NBC Radio; NBC Television; New York Pops), dies at 87
  • Manuel Castillo, Andalusian classical pianist and composer, dies at 75
  • Michael Piller, American screenwriter (b. 1948)
2005 Highlights

About November 1, 2005

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 3 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Gold Digger - Kanye West Featuring Jamie Foxx
  • UK #1 Song: I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor - Arctic Monkeys