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Source: Wikipedia Historical context
  • Koningin BeatrixKoningin Beatrix (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from April 30, 1980 till April 30, 2013 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from Tuesday, May 27, 2003 to Friday, July 7, 2006 the cabinet Balkenende II, with Mr.dr. J.P. Balkenende (CDA) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 16.3 million citizens.
  • Riots begin in Paris after the deaths of two Muslim teenagers.
  • The first partial human face transplant is completed in Amiens, France.
  • An intense solar flare blasts X-rays across the solar system.
Weather

The temperature on December 16, 2005 was between 1.6 °C and 9.8 °C and averaged 6.2 °C. There was 13.6 mm of rain during 9.5 hours. There was 1.6 hours of sunshine (21%). The average windspeed was 3 Bft (moderate breeze) and was prevailing from the west-northwest.

Source: KNMI (weather station De Bilt/The Netherlands) 


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