2005 Year in Review

Updated August 5, 2020 | Infoplease Staff
2005 Year in Review

Top events for the nation and the world

Stryker Brigade Combat Team Soldiers from Company A, 1st Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, search for insurgents during Operation Indy in Mosul, Iraq.

American soldiers search for insurgents in Mosul, Iraq


For Kids:

Quick Poll

Top News Story, 2005


2005 Calendar

2006 Calendar

Astronomical Calendar

Top Headlines

  • News of the Nation
    Hurricane Katrina • The War in Iraq • Congressional politicking • Supreme Court nominations • The Economy
  • News of the World
    Asian tsunami • Terrorism in London • Withdrawal from Gaza • Iran's Nuclear brinksmanship • Lebanon's Revolution

2005 Timelines and Overviews

People in the News

  • People in the News
    Jack Abramoff • Harriet Miers • Rafael Palmeiro • W. Mark Felt • Judith Miller • John Murtham • Jennifer Wilbanks • Cindy Sheehan
  • Deaths in 2005
    Rosa Parks • Johnny Carson • John Paul II • Eugene McCarthy • William Rehnquist • Hunter S. Thompson • Saul Bellow • Richard Pryor

Science 2005

2005 World Statistics

Arts, Entertainment, and Awards

Sports in Review

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