Sunday 6 August 2006

US date format: 8/6/2006, UK date format: 6/8/2006

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 6, 2006). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Promiscuous by Nelly Furtado. In UK Hips Don't Lie by Shakira featuring Wyclef Jean was in the top 5 hits. Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna, directed by Karan Johar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006 while Cover Of Night by Linda Howard was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs or Caesar IV.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna

Directed by: Karan Johar

Starring: Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukerji, Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan

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World Trade Center

Directed by: Oliver Stone

Starring: Nicolas Cage, Michael Peña, Maria Bello, Maggie Gyllenhaal

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Directed by: John Cosgrove

Starring: Marsha Thomason, Mena Suvari, Callum Blue, Mark Pellegrino

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The Black Dahlia

Directed by: Brian De Palma

Starring: Josh Hartnett, Aaron Eckhart, Scarlett Johansson, Hilary Swank

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Directed by: Peter Hewitt

Starring: Tim Allen, Courteney Cox, Chevy Chase, Spencer Breslin

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TV Series

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

The Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman

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Chain Reaction

Directed by: Andrew Davis

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Directed by: Peter O'Fallon

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Directed by: Claude d'Anna

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Drop Dead Gorgeous

Directed by: Philip Alderton

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 August 2006 ?

  • Jamaica - Independence Day
  • Roman Catholicism - several feasts, including those of at least 3 saints: Feast of the Transfiguration of Christ
  • St. Joachim (father of St. Mary, according to Catholic tradition)
  • St. Juatus
  • St. Pastor
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  • About 800 South Korean Christians left Afghanistan after their planned "peace festival" was called off due to concerns that their presence could spark violence. (Yahoo News)
  • Tajikistan President Emomali Rahmonov began a state visit to India. (IRNA)
  • Tomo Križnar, the Slovenian diplomatic envoy and human-rights activist to Sudan, is formally charged with espionage and illegally entering Darfur. Križnar, who admits entering Darfur without the required visa, was arrested in July. (BBC)
  • Israel arrests the Speaker of the Palestinian Parliament, Abdel Aziz Duwaik. Duwaik is a member of Hamas. (ABC News)
  • Hezbollah rockets kill at least ten people in Israel. (Associated Press)

Sport Games on 6 August 2006

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Roeselare - Club Brugge : 3 - 2
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Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Sedan - Marseille : 0 - 0
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Football (United Kingdom)
  • Coventry - Sunderland : 2 - 1
  • Derby - Southampton : 2 - 2
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Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Hearts - Celtic : 2 - 1
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2006 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Cassie - Me & U
  2. Ne-Yo - Sexy Love
  3. Shoulder Lean - Young Dro Featuring T.I.
  4. So What - Field Mob Featuring Ciara
  5. Deja Vu - Beyonce Featuring Jay Z
  6. Snap Yo Fingers - Lil Jon Featuring E-40 & Sean Paul Of The YoungBloodZ
  7. T.I. - Why You Wanna
  8. Yung Joc - It's Goin' Down
  9. LeToya - Torn
  10. Enough Cryin - Mary J. Blige Featuring Brook-Lyn
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Labios Compartidos - Mana
  2. Down - RKM & Ken-Y
  3. Angelito - Don Omar
  4. Hips Don't Lie - Shakira Featuring Wyclef Jean
  5. Caile - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
  6. Diganle - Conjunto Primavera
  7. Joan Sebastian - Mas Alla Del Sol
  8. No, No, No - Thalia Featuring Anthony "Romeo" Santos
  9. Mariano Barba - Aliado Del Tiempo
  10. Estoy Con El Y Pienso En Ti - Anais


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

Cover Of Night

By: Linda Howard

For breathless action, gripping suspense, and intense romance, bestselling author Linda Howard never misses a beat–and her thrilling new novel will have your heart racing.

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Pegasus Descending

By: James Lee Burke

When a nice young woman named Trish Klein blows into Louisiana passing hundred-dollar bills in local casinos, detective Dave Robicheaux senses a storm bearing down on his new life of contentment....Twenty-five

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By: Ann Coulter

"If a martian landed in America and set out to determine the nation's official state religion, he would have to conclude it is liberalism, while Christianity and Judaism are prohibited by law.Many

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By: James Patterson, Andrew Gross

The wildest thriller yet from "one of America's most influential authors" (New York Times)...Working as a lifeguard at a luxurious Florida resort, Ned Kelly meets the woman of his dreams.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Atlantis Sky Patrol

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, iOS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Big Fish Games

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Lost Planet (series)

Lost Planet (series)

Platform: Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: Capcom

Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs

Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Real-time strategy

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

Championship Manager 2007

Platform: PC, Xbox 360, PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable, Mac OS X

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Eidos Interactive Virtual Programming (Mac)

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Caesar IV

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: City-building

Publisher: Sierra Entertainment

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Home videos

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

Walk the Line

Studio: DVD release

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Pride & Prejudice

Studio: VHS and DVD release, final

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Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild

Studio: direct-to-video VHS and DVD release

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This Thing of Ours

Studio: DVD release

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Get Rich or Die Tryin'

Studio: DVD release

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