Wednesday 5 March 2008
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of March people in US were listening to Low by Flo Rida.
In UK Now You're Gone by Basshunter featuring DJ Mental Theo's Bazzheadz was in the top 5 hits.
Forgetting Sarah Marshall, directed by Nicholas Stoller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008
while A New Earth by Eckhart Tolle was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 5 March 2008 ?
- St Piran's Day - Cornwall's national day.
- Saint Theophile (d. 195)
- Saint Olivia (d. 308)
- Saint Gerarda
- Learn from Lei Feng Day in China.
- Feast of St. Kieran, patron of the Diocese of Ossory, in Irish calendar.
- Approximate beginning of month of j?ngzhT in Chinese calendar.
- Saint Adrian (died 308)
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- Joseph Weizenbaum: German-born American computer science professor (Born 1923).
- The first plenary session of the 11th National People's Congress begins in China. Premier Wen Jiabao delivers the last annual government report in his first term of office. (Xinhua)
- Jimmy Wales, co-founder of Wikipedia, is facing allegations that he used the Wikimedia Foundation funds to pay for personal expenses. (''The Washington Post'')
- U.S. Republican presidential nominee John McCain is endorsed by President George W. Bush. (ABC News)
- Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, is named the richest person in the world by ''Forbes'' magazine. (''Forbes'')
- Saudi Arabia announces plans to execute a Canadian man and a Saudi friend convicted of murder by beheading them in public. (Canwest News)
- A manmade flood is created in the Grand Canyon in Arizona in an attempt to replenish the ecosystem in the gorge. (CNN)
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