Thursday 24 January 2008
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January 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.
Rambo, directed by Sylvester Stallone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008
while Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert 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 24 January 2008 ?
- Jim Ross Day - State of Oklahoma
- Roman Catholic Church - Feasts of St. Francis de Sales and Our Lady of Peace
- Roman Empire - first day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 24 January
- Randy Salerno: co-anchor of Chicago's CBS 2 News (Born 1963).
- Australia's longest running magazine, ''The Bulletin'', is closing down after almost 130 years of publishing. (ABC News Australia)
- A medical student at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm is expelled when it turns out that he was paroled from a maximum-security prison after being convicted of murder in 2000. (''The New York Times'')
- An Australian girl spontaneously switches blood types and adopts her donor's immune system following a liver transplant in the first known case of its type. (Breitbart)
- The Brazilian government passes legislation aimed at curbing Amazon deforestation. (BBC News)
- Jérôme Kerviel is blamed for worsening the January 2008 stock market downturn by allegedly losing €4.9 billion ($7 billion) for French bank Société Générale. (''The Daily Mail'')
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2008 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 24 January 2008 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?