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Tuesday 8 May 2007

US date format: 5/8/2007, UK date format: 8/5/2007

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 8, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Makes Me Wonder by Maroon5. In UK Beautiful Liar by Beyonce & Shakira was in the top 5 hits. 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days, directed by Cristian Mungiu, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007 while Simple Genius by David Baldacci was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching El Pantera. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Brooktown High or 4x4 Hummer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 8 May 2007

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Movies

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

4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days

Directed by: Cristian Mungiu

Starring: Anamaria Marinca, Laura Vasiliu, Vlad Ivanov, Alexandru Potocean

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Control

Directed by: Anton Corbijn

Starring: Sam Riley, Samantha Morton, Craig Parkinson, Alexandra Maria Lara

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Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End

Directed by: Gore Verbinski

Starring: Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley, Geoffrey Rush

Country: United States

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Savage Grace

Directed by: Tom Kalin

Starring: Julianne Moore, Eddie Redmayne, Stephen Dillane, Anne Reid

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Boarding Gate

Directed by: Olivier Assayas

Starring: Asia Argento, Michael Madsen, Kelly Lin, Carl Ng

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TV Series

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

El Pantera

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Madame Hollywood

Directed by: Mirek Bohusz

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Cavemen

Directed by: Herschel Faber

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Rad Girls

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Scarred

Directed by: EDDIE LENGYEL

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 May 2007 ?

Holidays:
  • Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
  • Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
  • Parents' Day in South Korea
  • Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
  • VE Day
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 08 May
Facts:
  • U.S. police arrest six Islamic men from the Republic of Macedonia and the Middle East based on a tip from a Mount Laurel, NJ resident who discovered their plot to attack Fort Dix, New Jersey, and ampquotkill as many soldiers as possible.ampquot (AP via Trentonian.com)
  • Former U.S. President Bill Clinton announces a deal with drug companies to lower the price of anti-AIDS drugs in Third World countries. (AP via Fox News)
  • André Boisclair resigns as the leader of Canada's Parti Québécois. (International Herald Tribune)
  • The Treasurer of Australia Peter Costello delivers his twelfth budget with significant tax cuts and increases in government spending on education and health. (Sydney Morning Herald)
  • The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta blows up three oil pipelines in the Niger delta in the south of Nigeria. (Reuters Alertnet)

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 08, 2007 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Makes Me Wonder - Maroon5
  2. Avril Lavigne - Girlfriend
  3. Timbaland - Give It To Me
  4. Buy U A Drank (Shawty Snappin') - T-Pain
  5. Ne-Yo - Because Of You
  6. I'll Stand By You - Carrie Underwood
  7. Fergie - Glamorous
  8. Kelly Clarkson - Never Again
  9. Akon - Don't Matter
  10. Gwen Stefani - The Sweet Escape
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Buy U A Drank (Shawty Snappin') - T-Pain Featuring Yung Joc
  2. Robin Thicke - Lost Without U
  3. I'm A Flirt - R. Kelly Or Bow Wow (Featuring T.I. & T-Pain)
  4. Musiq Soulchild - Buddy
  5. Akon - Don't Matter
  6. Ciara - Like A Boy
  7. Ne-Yo - Because Of You
  8. Lloyd - Get It Shawty
  9. Please Don't Go - Tank
  10. Pop, Lock & Drop It - Huey
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Si Nos Quedara Poco Tiempo - Chayanne
  2. Bendita Tu Luz - Mana
  3. Impacto - Daddy Yankee Featuring Fergie
  4. Tu Recuerdo - Ricky Martin Featuring La Mari De Chambao Y Tommy Torres
  5. Shorty Shorty - Xtreme
  6. Ese - Conjunto Primavera
  7. Eres Para Mi - Julieta Venegas
  8. Sola - Hector "El Father"
  9. Jennifer Lopez - Que Hiciste
  10. Que Lloren - Ivy Queen

Books

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

Simple Genius

By: David Baldacci

In a world of secrets, human genius is power. And sometimes it is simply deadly . . .Near Washington, D.C., there are two clandestine institutions: the world's most unusual laboratory and a secret CIA training camp.

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The Road

By: Cormac McCarth

Father and son journey alone through a desolate America; movie; Pulitzer; Oprah's Book Club, March 2007. (P, Vintage)

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If I Am Missing Or Dead

By: Janine Latus

In April 2002, Janine Latus's youngest sister, Amy, wrote a note and taped it to the inside of her desk drawer.

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The Good Husband Of Zebra Drive

By: Alexander McCall Smith

THE NO. 1 LADIES’ DETECTIVE AGENCY - Book 8Fans around the world adore the best-selling No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series and its proprietor, Precious Ramotswe, Botswana’s premier lady detective.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

4x4 Hummer

4x4 Hummer

Platform: PC

Genre: Racing

Publisher: 505 Games 1C Company

Cabela's Monster Bass

Cabela's Monster Bass

Platform: PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3 (Cancelled), PlayStation Portable (Cancelled), Xbox 360 (Cancelled), Wii (Cancelled)

Genre: Sports (Fishing)

Publisher: Activision Value

Build-A-Bear Workshop

Build-A-Bear Workshop

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Simulation

Publisher: The Game Factory

Brooktown High

Brooktown High

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Dating sim

Publisher: Konami

Asura

Asura

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Fantasy MMORPG

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Doing Good on Company Time

To teach team-building, corporations are sending executives to do volunteer projects, like helping repair flood-damaged houses. [..]

Flying This Summer? Fasten Your Seat Belt

Will this be the summer — when a peak travel season meets a tottering system — that finally breaks the poor camel’s back? [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $83.01
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $116.60
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $68.15
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $44.61
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CAD = 1.1024 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 1.0096 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 0.9154 CAD
  • 1 GBP = 2.4229 CHF

Home videos

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

The Tripper

Studio: Unrated DVD

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Peter Pan

Studio: Platinum Edition DVD

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Crossover

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Pride

Studio: DVD

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Jump In!

Studio: DVD

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