Friday 14 March 2008
It was Friday, 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 Love In This Club by Usher.
In UK Mercy by Duffy was in the top 5 hits.
The Voyeur, directed by Tinto Brass, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008
while A New Earth by Eckhart Tolle was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 March 2008 ?
- Albania - Summer Day: Albanian holiday Summer is celebrated in this day in Elbasan and its surroundings.
- Pi Day - unofficial mathematics holiday.
- Roman Empire - Equirria, horse races in honor of Mars were held.
- Saint Mathildis
- Saint Paulina
- Blessed Eve of Liege
- Japan - White Day: Japanese holiday similar to Valentine's Day (men give gifts to women).
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- Chiara Lubich: Italian Catholic activist and leader and foundress of the Focolare (Born 1920).
- A series of riots, protests, and demonstrations erupted in Lhasa and elsewhere in Tibet.
- Demonstrations by Tibetan separatists turn violent as rioters target government and Han Chinese-owned buildings.
- Queen Elizabeth officially opens London Heathrow Airport's new Terminal 5. (''The New York Times'')
- Colombian Ministry of National Defense Juan Manuel Santos says the government will pay US$2.5 million to Pedro Pablo Montoya, the FARC rebel who killed Iván Ríos. (BBC News)
- Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez dares the United States to designate Venezuela as a state sponsor of terrorism. (AP via CNN)
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