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Sunday 24 June 2007

2007-06-24

It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of June people in US were listening to Umbrella by Rihanna. Sunshine, directed by Danny Boyle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007 while A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Sunshine

Directed by: Danny Boyle

Starring: Cillian Murphy, Rose Byrne, Chris Evans

Country: United States

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The Fall

Directed by: Tarsem

Starring: Lee Pace, Catinca Untaru, Justine Waddell

Country: United States

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Transformers

Directed by: Michael Bay

Starring: Shia LaBeouf, Megan Fox, Josh Duhamel

Country: United States

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Ratatouille

Directed by: Brad Bird

Starring: Brad Garrett, Lou Romano, Patton Oswalt

Country: United States

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Live Free or Die Hard

Directed by: Len Wiseman

Starring: Bruce Willis, Justin Long, Timothy Olyphant

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Last One Standing

Starring: Jason Bennett, Mark Hoban, Bradley Johnson, Richard Massey

Country: United Kingdom

Flight of the Conchords

Written by: James Bobin, Jemaine Clement, Bret McKenzie

Starring: Jemaine Clement, Bret McKenzie, Rhys Darby, Kristen Schaal

Country: United States

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The Cinema Snob

Written by: Brad Jones

Starring: Brad Jones

Country: United States

Teen News Now

Starring: Taja Allen, Zachary Allie, Johnathan Bacon, Tonika Broadnax

Country: United States

The Universe

Starring: Erik Thompson

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 June 2007 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John the Baptist, patron saint of QuTbec
  • Discovery Day in Newfoundland and Labrador (celebrating the 1497 discovery by John Cabot)
  • Bannockburn Day in Scotland (see 1314 above)
  • Quarter days in England
  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Rahmat (Mercy) - First day of the sixth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • A wildfire starts in South Lake Tahoe eventually destroying 254 homes in the area.
  • The Angora Fire starts near South Lake Tahoe, California, destroying over 200 structures in its first 48 hours.
  • Mauricio Macri, a member of the National Congress of Argentina and president of Boca Juniors, is elected as the Chief of Government of Buenos Aires. (Reuters via CNN)
  • Ali Hassan al-Majid, better known as ampquotChemical Ali,ampquot is sentenced to death for his role in killing 180,000 Kurds under Saddam Hussein. (BBC via ABC News Australia)
  • A roadside bomb hits a United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon patrol, killing six Spanish-speaking peacekeepers (three of whom were Colombian) and injuring two others. (BBC)

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in June 2007?

  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10775
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.940
  • Time: A photo of an immigrants hands folded over his waist

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

A Thousand Splendid Suns

By: Khaled Hosseini

After 103 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list and with four million copies of The Kite Runner shipped, Khaled Hosseini returns with a beautiful, riveting, and haunting novel that confirms his place as one of the most important ...

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The Dangerous Book for Boys

By: Conn Iggulden, Hal Iggulden

The bestselling book for every boy from eight to eighty, covering essential boyhood skills such as building tree houses*, learning how to fish, finding true north, and even answering the age old question of what the big deal with girls ...

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The Secret

By: Rhonda Byrne

The tenth-anniversary edition of the book that changed lives in profound ways, now with a new foreword and afterword.In 2006, a groundbreaking feature-length film revealed the great mystery of the universe—The Secret—and, later that year, Rhonda Byrne followed with a ...

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The Road

By: Cormac McCarth

Father and son journey alone through a desolate America; movie; Pulitzer; Oprah's Book Club, March 2007. (P, Vintage)

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Aqua Teen Hunger Force Zombie Ninja Pro-Am

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Racing, Action, Sport, Beat 'em up

Publisher: Midway

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ASH: Archaic Sealed Heat

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Tactical role-playing game

Publisher: Nintendo

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Bubble Bobble Double Shot

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Platform game, Action game

Publisher: EU Rising Star Games; NA Ignition Entertainment

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Imagine

Genre: Simulation

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Warhammer 40,000: Squad Command

Platform: PlayStation Portable, Nintendo DS

Genre: Turn-based tactics[1]

Publisher: THQ

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