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Thursday 2 August 2007

US date format: 8/2/2007, UK date format: 2/8/2007

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 2, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jennifer Duggar . In that special week of August people in US were listening to Hey There Delilah by Plain White T's. In UK The Way I Are by Timbaland featuring Doe & Keri Hilson was in the top 5 hits. Beneath, directed by Dagen Merrill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007 while Legacy Of Ashes by Tim Weiner was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Wainy Days. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Band of Bugs or BlackSite: Area 51.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 2 August 2007

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Beneath

Directed by: Dagen Merrill

Starring: Nora Zehetner, Brenna O'Brien, Carly Pope, Don S. Davis

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Daddy Day Camp

Directed by: Fred Savage

Starring: Cuba Gooding Jr., Lochlyn Munro, Richard Gant, Tamala Jones

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Universal Soldiers

Directed by: Griff Furst

Starring: Kristen Quintrall, Dario Deak, Jason S. Gray, Rick Malambri

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Stardust

Directed by: Matthew Vaughn

Starring: Charlie Cox, Claire Danes, Sienna Miller, Ian McKellen

Country: United States

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Death Sentence

Directed by: James Wan

Starring: Kevin Bacon, John Goodman, Kelly Preston, Garrett Hedlund

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Wainy Days

Directed by: David Wain

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Saving Grace

Directed by: Nigel Cole

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The Morning Show

Directed by: Andrew Delaplaine

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The Time of Your Life

Directed by: H.C. Potter

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Talk to Me

Directed by: Kasi Lemmons

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 August 2007 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Etheldritha/Alfrida
  • St. Alphonsus Mary de Ligouri
  • St. Stephen
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 4 saints: St. Peter Julian Eymard
  • Feast day of Ilya the Prophet in Russian Orthodox Church
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jennifer Duggar: American child, the 17th and seventh girl born to Bob and Michelle Duggar.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Holden Roberto: Angolan founder and leader of the National Front for the Liberation of Angola (FNLA) (Born 1923).
  • Kay Dotrice: English repertory actress (Born 1929).
Facts:
  • United States Marine Sergeant Lawrence Hutchins III is convicted of murder and related offences in relation to the killing of an Iraqi man. (CNN)
  • The first-ever United Nations plenary session on climate change is extended into a third day due to the large number of 'worried nations' wanting to describe their climate-related problems. (Fox News)
  • Mary Peters, the United States Secretary of Transportation, orders an immediate inspection of all truss bridges in the United States following the collapse of the I-35W Mississippi River bridge in Minneapolis. (CNN)
  • Kafeel Ahmed, who was one of the instigators of the 2007 Glasgow International Airport attack, dies in the Royal Glasgow Infirmary of the injuries he sustained in the attack. (AP via the Melbourne Age)
  • A Cabinet Minister and four junior ministers belonging to the Ceylon Workers Congress leave the Government of President of Sri Lanka Mahinda Rajapaksa due to ampquotpolitical differencesampquot. (The Hindu)

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 02, 2007 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2007 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Plain White T's - Hey There Delilah
  2. Fergie - Big Girls Don't Cry
  3. Rihanna - Umbrella
  4. Timbaland - The Way I Are
  5. Shop Boyz - Party Like A Rockstar
  6. What Time Is It - High School Musical 2 Cast
  7. Akon - Sorry, Blame It On Me
  8. A Bay Bay - Hurricane Chris
  9. Buy U A Drank (Shawty Snappin') - T-Pain
  10. T-Pain - Bartender
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. When I See U - Fantasia
  2. teachme - Musiq Soulchild
  3. Make Me Better - Fabolous Featuring Ne-Yo
  4. Same Girl - R. Kelly Duet With Usher
  5. Ne-Yo - Do You
  6. Please Don't Go - Tank
  7. Shawty - Plies Featuring T-Pain
  8. Big Things Poppin' (Do It) - T.I.
  9. Wipe Me Down - Lil Boosie Featuring Foxx & Webbie
  10. Beyonce - Get Me Bodied
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Dimelo - Enrique Iglesias
  2. De Ti Exclusivo - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  3. Aventura - Mi Corazoncito
  4. No Te Veo - Casa De Leones
  5. Un Juego - Los Rieleros del Norte
  6. Por Amarte Asi - Alacranes Musical
  7. Cuisillos - Mil Heridas
  8. Que Me Des Tu Carino - Juan Luis Guerra 440
  9. A Ti Si Puedo Decirte - El Chapo de Sinaloa
  10. Joan Sebastian - Eso y Mas

Books

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

Legacy Of Ashes

By: Tim Weiner

With shocking revelations that made headlines in papers across the country, Pulitzer-Prize-winner Tim Weiner gets at the truth behind the CIA and uncovers here why nearly every CIA Director has left

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The Quickie

By: James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge

THE #1 BESTSELLING SENSATION #1 New York Times #1 Chicago Tribune #1 Washington Post #1 Entertainment Weekly #1 USA Today #1 Wall Street Journal America's most popular thriller writer, James Patterson, presents his most daring-and astonishing-novel ever.

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The Diana Chronicles

By: Tina Brown

Ten years after her death, Princess Diana remains a mystery. Was she “the people’s princess,” who electrified the world with her beauty and humanitarian missions?

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A Long Way Gone

By: Ishmael Beah

This is how wars are fought now: by children, hopped-up on drugs and wielding AK-47s. Children have become soldiers of choice. In the more than fifty conflicts going on worldwide, it is estimated that there are some 300,000 child soldiers.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

3DiTeams

3DiTeams

Platform: Windows (98/ME/2000/XP)

Genre: Serious game

Publisher: Duke University Medical Center and Virtual Heroes, Inc.

Age of Empires III: The Asian Dynasties

Age of Empires III: The Asian Dynasties

Platform: Microsoft Windows Mac OS X

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios (PC) Macsoft (Mac)

BlackSite: Area 51

Platform: PC PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Midway Games

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E-SWAT: City Under Siege

E-SWAT: City Under Siege

Platform: Mega Drive/Genesis

Genre: Action

Publisher: Sega

Band of Bugs

Band of Bugs

Platform: Xbox 360 (XBLA), Windows

Genre: Turn-based tactics

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Alan M. Pottasch, 79, Dies; Creator of ‘Pepsi Generation’

Mr. Pottasch led the team at BBDO that created iconic Pepsi commercials in the 1960s and ’70s and became known as the “father of the Pepsi Generation.” [..]

An Easy-to-Use HD Digital Recorder (and at a Lower Price)

The new TiVo HD recorder offers 20 hours of HD storage (or 180 hours of standard TV), an easy-to-use interface and the ability to record two channels at once. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $37.12
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $119.50
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $74.37
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $47.05
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CAD = 1.1445 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 1.0337 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 0.9028 CAD
  • 1 GBP = 2.4536 CHF

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Bridge to Terabithia

Studio: DVD

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Shut Up and Sing

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Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

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Bobby Z

Studio: DVD

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God Grew Tired of Us

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