On This Day

What Happened on November 15, 2005

Historical Events


Music awardsMusic Awards

39th Country Music Association Award: Keith Urban & Gretchen Wilson wins

Country Singer-Songwriter Keith Urban
Country Singer-Songwriter
Keith Urban
  • 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)
2005 Highlights

About November 15, 2005

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 15 years and 10 months
Leap Year: No

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