On This Day

What Happened on November 15, 2005

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 39th Country Music Association Award: Keith Urban & Gretchen Wilson wins
  • Boeing formally launches the stretched Boeing 747-8 variant with orders from Cargolux and Nippon Cargo Airlines

Music releaseAlbum Release

Carrie Underwood releases her debut album “Some Hearts” (2006 Billboard Album of the Year, Grammy Award Best New Artist 2007)

Famous Weddings

  • Emperor Akihito's only daughter Princess Sayako (36) gives up her imperial title to wed Yoshiki Kuroda (40) at the Imperial Hotel in Tokyo, Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Arto Salminen, Finnish writer (b. 1959)
  • Dr. Adrian Rogers, American Southern Baptist Minister and leader (b. 1931)