What Happened on September 17, 2005

Historical Events

  • 30th Toronto International Film Festival: "Tsotsi" directed by Gavin Hood wins the People's Choice Award

Hall of Fame

Diana DeGarmo receives the Horizon Award at the Georgia Music Hall Of Fame Awards ceremony

Famous Weddings

  • Country music singer Terri Clark (37) weds her tour manager Greg Kaczor at a Lake Louise resort in Calgary, Canada; divorce in 2007
  • Fashion designer Cynthia Rowley (47) weds Bill Powers in Montauk, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred Reed, American classical composer, music editor, and educator, dies at 84

About September 17, 2005

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Gold Digger - Kanye West Featuring Jamie Foxx
  • UK #1 Song: Don't Cha - Pussycat Dolls Ft. Busta Rhymes