Saturday 26 January 2008
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Paul the Octopus .
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.
On TV people were watching Beyond the Darklands.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Atlantica Online or Azada: Ancient Magic.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 January 2008 ?
- Roman Empire - third day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra.
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Timothy and Titus
- Saint Paula
- Saint Alberic
- Margaret of Hungary
- International Holocaust Remembrance Day
- Uganda - Liberation Day.
- India - Republic Day - One of only three state holidays in India, celebrated with pomp and a military parade in New Delhi.
- International Customs Day.
- Australia - Australia Day.
- Paul the Octopus : English octopus (d. 2010).
- In South Carolina, USA, the Democratic caucuses choose Barack Obama as candidate for the presidential election on November. The Republican caucuses choose John McCain.
- The United States government warns that a spy satellite is losing power and propulsion and could hit the Earth in February or March. (BBC News)
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2008 ?
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