Sunday July 08, 2012
US date format: 7/8/2012, UK date format: 8/7/2012
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 8, 2012). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Penelope Disick .
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Call Me Maybe by Carly Rae Jepsen.
The Liquidator, directed by Jack Cardiff, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012
while Bring Up The Bodies by Hilary Mantel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching True Love.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing El Chavo or Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 08, 2012?
- Annual Soapy Smith wake, held each year in Skagway, Alaska in the Gold Rush Cemetery and in Hollywood, California at the Magic Castle
- Feast day of Saint Kilian
- Feast day of Saint Grimbald
- Syrian uprising (2011–present):
- United Nations and Arab League envoy Kofi Annan arrives in the Syrian capital Damascus for talks. (Al Jazeera)
- In an interview for German TV, Syrian President Bashar Assad states that the US is trying to destabilise Syria by providing political protection for ampquotgangsampquot, and that Saudi Arabia and Qatar were arming ampquotterroristsampquot in Syria. (BBC)
- Nigeria violence:
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- Penelope Disick: Family Member.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 08, 2012?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Kanye West, Big Sean, Pusha T, 2 Chainz - Mercy
- Usher - Climax
- J. Cole Featuring Missy Elliott - Nobody's Perfect
- Trey Songz - Heart Attack
- Usher Featuring Rick Ross - Lemme See
- Ca$h Out - Cashin' Out
- DJ Khaled Featuring Chris Brown, Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj & Lil Wayne - Take It To The Head
- 2 Chainz Featuring Drake - No Lie
- Nicki Minaj Featuring 2 Chainz - Beez In The Trap
- Drake Featuring The Weeknd - Crew Love
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 08If July 08, 2012 is your birthday you're 8 years, 30 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 1 day.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?