Wednesday May 07, 2008
US date format: 5/7/2008, UK date format: 7/5/2008
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on May 7, 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.
Famous people born on this day include Wynter Perrineau .
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Bleeding Love by Leona Lewis.
Changeling, directed by Clint Eastwood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008
while Dead Heat by Joel C. Rosenberg was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Drive Thru New Zealand.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Counter-Strike Online or Beat'n Groovy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 07, 2008?
- USA - National Masturbation Day (Declared by Good_Vibrations_(sex_toy_business)) Now in its 11th year - 
- Blessed Gisela (died 1060)
- Saint Domitian of Huy, apostle of the Meuse valley
- Bulgaria - Radio and Television Day (see above)
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- Dmitry Medvedev is sworn in as Russia's president.
- The genome of the platypus is sequenced. (BBC News)
- Silvio Berlusconi, the Prime Minister of Italy, appoints his new Cabinet. (AP via ''The International Herald Tribune'')
- Brian Cowen, TD is elected as Irish Taoiseach by 88 votes to 76. (RTÉ)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 07, 2008?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 R&B songs
Top #5 Latin songs
- Flex - Te Quiero
- Mana - Si No Te Hubieras Ido
- Enrique Iglesias - Donde Estan Corazon
- Juanes - Gotas De Agua Dulce
- Conjunto Primavera - Te Llore
Sport Games on May 07, 2008
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bayern Munich - Bielefeld : 2 - 0
- Ein Frankfurt - Wolfsburg : 2 - 3
- Hamburg - Werder Bremen : 0 - 1
- Leverkusen - Hertha : 1 - 2
- Nurnberg - Duisburg : 2 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Augsburg - FC Koln : 1 - 3
- Freiburg - Offenbach : 0 - 1
- Hoffenheim - Koblenz : 3 - 1
- Mainz - Aachen : 0 - 1
- M'gladbach - Wehen : 3 - 0
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Betis - Valladolid : 1 - 1
- Getafe - Almeria : 4 - 2
- La Coruna - Levante : 1 - 0
- Mallorca - Osasuna : 2 - 1
- Murcia - Ath Bilbao : 1 - 2
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Rangers - Motherwell : 1 - 0
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- China-India Rivalry Possible in African Telecom Deal The battle for the African telecommunications company, the MTN Group, could come down to a clash between the world’s largest, and fastest growing, emerging markets. [..]
- No Signs of a Slowdown in Traffic at Disney’s Parks Watched as an indicator of whether weakness is seeping deeper into the economy, Disney said that operating income in its parks and resorts unit rose 33 percent. [..]
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- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $90.07
- Apple AAPL: opens at $186.13
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $29.69
- General Electric GE: opens at $33.01
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $122.78
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 07, 2008?
On May 07, 2008 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is May 07, 2008?
On May 07, 2008 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 07, 2008?
On May 07, 2008 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 07, 2008?
On May 07, 2008 the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour).
Who was the Pope on May 07, 2008?
On May 07, 2008 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 07, 2008?
On May 07, 2008 several famous people were born including, Wynter Perrineau.