April 24, 2005: Day of the Week
April 24, 2005 was the 114th day of the year 2005 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 251 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Sunday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is dimanche.
A person born on this day will be 18 years old today. If that same person saved a Quarter every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $1,408.50 today.
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Here’s the April 2005 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 2005 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Taurus is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Diamond is the modern birthstone for this month. Opal is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Rooster is the mythical animal and Wood is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
April 24, 2005 Historical Event(s)
- 2005Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger is inaugurated as the 265th Pope of the Roman Catholic Church taking the name Pope Benedict XVI.
- 2005Snuppy, the world’s first cloned dog, is born in South Korea.
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