Tuesday June 10, 2008

US date format: 6/10/2008, UK date format: 10/6/2008

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini (see zodiac on June 10, 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 June people in US were listening to Lollipop by Lil Wayne. Hellboy II: The Golden Army, directed by Guillermo del Toro, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2008 while Blood Noir by Laurell K. Hamilton was one of the best selling book. On TV people were watching Moon Machines. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Barkley, Shut Up and Jam: Gaiden or Away: Shuffle Dungeon.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2008, at June 10 across the years or at June 2008 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Onuphrius, hermit, confessor [GTZ: Augsburg]
  • Saint Olivia
  • Saint Bardo
  • Saint Landoald, bishop [WTS (Bruges)]
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Events

  • Fire engulfs Sudan Airways Flight 109 after it lands in Khartoum, killing 44.
  • The Gamma-ray Large Area Space Telescope is launched.
  • Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper apologizes to Canada's First Nations for the Canadian residential school system.
  • Two Kenyan ministers – Roads Minister Kipkalya Kones and Assistant Home Affairs Minister Lorna Laboso – die in a plane crash near Narok in western Kenya while traveling to campaign in by-elections. (BBC News)
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Movies

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Hellboy II: The Golden Army

Hellboy II: The Golden Army

Release year: 2008

Directed by: Guillermo del Toro

Starring: Ron Perlman, Selma Blair, Doug Jones, John Alexander

Fragments

Fragments

Release year: 2008

Directed by: Rowan Woods

Starring: Kate Beckinsale, Forest Whitaker, Guy Pearce, Dakota Fanning

Stag Night

Stag Night

Release year: 2008

Directed by: Peter A. Dowling

Starring: Kip Pardue, Vinessa Shaw, Breckin Meyer, Scott Adkins

Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic

Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic

Release year: 2008

Directed by: Kunal Kohli

Starring: Saif Ali Khan, Rani Mukerji, Rishi Kapoor, Akshat Chopra

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 10, 2008?
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Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Lollipop
  2. - Bust It Baby Part 2
  3. - Heaven Sent
  4. - Take You Down
  5. - I Luv Your Girl

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Te Quiero
  2. - Si No Te Hubieras Ido
  3. - Donde Estan Corazon
  4. - A Punto De Llorar
  5. - Hasta El Dia De Hoy

TV Series

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Moon Machines

Moon Machines

Release year: 2008

Starring: Robert Seamans, Wernher von Braun, John F. Kennedy, Frank Borman

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

How old am I?

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Blood Noir by Laurell K. Hamilton

Blood Noir

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Blood Noir (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter)

The Host by Stephenie Meyer

The Host

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The phenomenal #1 bestseller is now a major motion picture: "Startling and addictive. . . . An epic story of love, family, and loyalty." -USA TodayMelanie Stryder refuses to fade away.

Chasing Harry Winston by Lauren Weisberger

Chasing Harry Winston

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Meet Emmy, Leigh, and Adriana. Best friends since college, each has seen her share of career foils and romantic foibles over the past decade.

The Revolution by Ron Paul

The Revolution

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Available in paperback for the first time. This Much Is True: You Have Been Lied To. The government is expanding.

Careless In Red by Elizabeth George

Careless In Red

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He found the body on the forty-third day of his walk . . . Devastated by the senseless murder of his wife, Detective Superintendent Thomas Lynley retreated to Cornwall, where he

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Barkley, Shut Up and Jam: Gaiden

Barkley, Shut Up and Jam: Gaiden

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Role-playing game

Away: Shuffle Dungeon

Away: Shuffle Dungeon

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Action role-playing

Left 4 Dead

Left 4 Dead

Genre: First-person shooter, Survival horror

Publisher: Valve Corporation Electronic Arts (retail)

Avalon Code

Avalon Code

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Action role-playing game

Cybernoid: The Fighting Machine

Cybernoid: The Fighting Machine

Platform: ZX Spectrum, Atari ST, Amstrad CPC, C64, NES, Amiga, Virtual Console

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Hewson Consultants

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $88.70
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $180.33
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $27.35
  • General Electric GE: opens at $29.91
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $124.88

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 107.36 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.0215 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.0424 CHF
  • 1 USD = 6.9199 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 165.93 JPY

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 10, 2008?

On June 10, 2008 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is June 10, 2008?

On June 10, 2008 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on June 10, 2008?

On June 10, 2008 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 10, 2008?

On June 10, 2008 the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour).

Who was the Pope on June 10, 2008?

On June 10, 2008 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people died on June 10, 2008?

Famous people died on June 10, 2008 include, Chinghiz Aitmatov.