What Happened on November 9, 2005

Historical Events

  • Suicide bombers attacked three hotels in Amman, Jordan, killing at least 60 people.
  • The Venus Express mission of the European Space Agency is launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.

Famous Deaths

  • Avril Angers, British stand-up comedian and actress (Coronation Street, The Family Way), dies at 87
  • K. R. Narayanan, 10th President of India (1997-2002), dies at 85

About November 9, 2005

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 6 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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

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