Thursday April 03, 2008

US date format: 4/3/2008, UK date format: 3/4/2008

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries (see zodiac on April 3, 2008). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Bleeding Love by Leona Lewis. In UK Mercy by Duffy was in the top 5 hits. Iron Man, directed by Jon Favreau, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2008 while Common Wealth by Jeffrey D. Sachs was one of the best selling book. On TV people were watching Kung Fu Femmes. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bleach: The 3rd Phantom or Biology Battle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2008, at April 03 across the years or at April 2008 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 03, 2008?


Holidays

  • Saint Sixtus I
  • Saint Agape (died 304)
  • Saint Richard (d.1253)

Events

  • ATA Airlines, once one of the 10 largest U.S. passenger airlines and largest charter airline, files for bankruptcy for the second time in 5 years and ceases all operations.
  • Texas law enforcement cordons off the FLDS's YFZ Ranch. Eventually 533 women and children will be removed and taken into state custody.
  • An Antonov An-28 operated by Blue Wing Airlines crashes upon landing in Benzdorp, Suriname. All nineteen on board are presumed dead. (BBC News)
  • Police in riot gear surround a hotel in Harare housing foreign journalists. New York Times correspondent Barry Bearak, Daily Telegraph correspondent Stephen Bevan, and two others are arrested. (''The Christian Science Monitor'')
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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Iron Man

Iron Man

Release year: 2008

Directed by: Jon Favreau

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Terrence Howard, Jeff Bridges

Country: United States of America

Iron Man memorabilia

Camille

Camille

Release year: 2008

Directed by: Gregory Mackenzie

Starring: Sienna Miller, James Franco, David Carradine, Scott Glenn

Daylight Robbery

Daylight Robbery

Release year: 2008

Directed by: Paris Leonti

Starring: Xavier Anderson, Brodie Bass, Geoff Bell, Vas Blackwood

Boot Camp

Boot Camp

Release year: 2008

Directed by: Christian Duguay

Starring: Mila Kunis, Gregory Smith, Peter Stormare, Regine Nehy

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 03, 2008?
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Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - I Remember
  2. - Love In This Club
  3. - Falsetto
  4. - Like You'll Never See Me Again
  5. - Sexy Can I

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Te Quiero
  2. - Gotas De Agua Dulce
  3. - Donde Estan Corazon
  4. - Sobre Mis Pies
  5. - Te Llore
Sport Games on April 03, 2008

Sport Games on April 03, 2008


Conference

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Exeter - Droylsden : 1 - 1
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TV Series

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Kung Fu Femmes

Kung Fu Femmes

Release year: 2008

Directed by: Tony Laudati

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Common Wealth by Jeffrey D. Sachs

Common Wealth

By:

In Common Wealth, Jeffrey D. Sachs-one of the world's most respected economists and the author of The New York Times bestseller The End of Poverty- offers an urgent assessment of the

Tell Me Where It Hurts by Nick Trout

Tell Me Where It Hurts

By:

It’s 2:47 a.m. when Dr. Nick Trout takes the phone call that starts another hectic day at the Angell Animal Medical Center.

Dead Heat by Joel C. Rosenberg

Dead Heat

By:

2009 Retailer's Choice Award winner!The stage is set for war. Oil prices are surging to record highs. A new dictator is rising in Iraq.

Losing It by Valerie Bertinelli

Losing It

By:

The New York Times #1 bestseller (3 weeks running) is now available in paperback. Losing It is popular actress, Jenny Craig spokeswoman, and America’s sweetheart Valerie Bertinelli's headline-making account of her complicated past and how she took control of her …

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules by Jeff Kinne

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules

By:

Youth: Greg Heffley's older brother knows secret; sequel. (H, Amulet)

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Bleach: The 3rd Phantom

Bleach: The 3rd Phantom

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Tactical role-playing game

Publisher: Sega

Biology Battle

Biology Battle

Platform: Xbox 360 (XBLIG), PC

Genre: Dual stick shooter

Advance Wars: Days of Ruin

Advance Wars: Days of Ruin

Platform: Nintendo DS, Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Turn-based tactics

Publisher: Nintendo

Bomberman Blast

Bomberman Blast

Platform: Wii, WiiWare

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Hudson Soft, Nintendo

Bratz Girlz Really Rock

Bratz Girlz Really Rock

Platform: PlayStation 2, Wii, Nintendo DS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: THQ

money

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $88.10
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $147.06
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $29.06
  • General Electric GE: opens at $37.73
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $114.35

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 102.26 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.0043 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.0097 CHF
  • 1 USD = 7.0162 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 160.38 JPY

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on April 03, 2008?

On April 03, 2008 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is April 03, 2008?

On April 03, 2008 the zodiac sign was Aries.

Who was the US President on April 03, 2008?

On April 03, 2008 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 03, 2008?

On April 03, 2008 the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour).

Who was the Pope on April 03, 2008?

On April 03, 2008 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.

What was the number one song in April 03, 2008?

The number one song in the week of April 03, 2008 was Bleeding Love by Leona Lewis in US and Mercy by Duffy in UK.

What were the top hits on April 03, 2008?

The top hits on April 03, 2008 were Bleeding Love by Leona Lewis, Love In This Club by Usher, Sexy Can I by Ray J in US and Mercy by Duffy, What's It Gonna Be by H Two O featuring Platnum, Rockstar by Nickelback in UK.