Saturday 11 August 2007US date format: 8/11/2007, UK date format: 11/8/2007
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 11, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Beautiful Girls by Sean Kingston.
In UK The Way I Are by Timbaland featuring Doe & Keri Hilson was in the top 5 hits.
Elite Squad, directed by José Padilha, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while Bungalow 2 by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Marimar.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beats or Nicktoons: Attack of the Toybots.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 11 August 2007
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Which were the important events of 11 August 2007 ?
- Brazil - Student�s Day, Lawyer�s Day, Foundation of the Law Studies in Brazil
- Zimbabwe - Heroes Day
- Taiwan - Valentine's Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Tiburtius
- St. Chromatius
- St. Equitius
- St. Gery/Gaugericus
- St. Susanna
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- A likely meteor shower is reported over Sonora, California.
- A roadside bomb claims the life of the Governor of Ad-Diwaniyah province in Iraq Khalil Jalil Hamza and the provincial police chief Major-General Khalid Hassan. (San-Jose Mercury News)
- An explosion in Pasuruan in the East Java province of Indonesia causes three deaths and another three injuries. (AFP viaNews Limited)
- War in Afghanistan:
- The Taliban attacks Firebase Anaconda in Uruzgan province for the third time in a week suffering casualties. The Taliban also launches unsuccessful attacks in Helmand and Kandahar provinces. (CNN)
- Three by-elections for the Canadian House of Commons will be held for the ridings of Roberval—Lac-Saint-Jean, Saint-Hyacinthe—Bagot and Outremont on September 17. (Globe and Mail)
- The President of Venezuela Hugo Chavez proposes building a gas pipeline between Venezuela and the Caribbean supplying states such as Cuba. (Bloomberg)
- The President of Russia Vladimir Putin states that a new radar station in the village of Lekhtusi near St Petersburg is the first step in a large-scale air defense program. (Reuters)
- New York City is put on high alert after an al Qaeda bomb threat surfaces on Internet.
- Thai insurgents attack several positions held by Thai security forces at Yala Province. (Xinhua via People's Daily)
- United States presidential candidate Mitt Romney wins the Republican Party's Ames Straw Poll in Ames, Iowa. (''The Washington Post'')
- Voters in Sierra Leone go to the polls for the first time since the end of the country's civil war in 2002. (Voice of America)
Sport Games on 11 August 2007
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Lokeren : 1 - 0
- Bergen - Mechelen : 1 - 1
- Cercle Brugge - Waregem : 2 - 0
- Gent - Genk : 5 - 0
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bayern Munich - Hansa Rostock : 3 - 0
- Bochum - Werder Bremen : 2 - 2
- Ein Frankfurt - Hertha : 1 - 0
- Hannover - Hamburg : 0 - 1
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Auxerre - Bordeaux : 0 - 2
- Lorient - Monaco : 2 - 1
- Marseille - Rennes : 0 - 0
- Nancy - Caen : 1 - 0
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Barnsley - Coventry : 1 - 4
- Bristol City - QPR : 2 - 2
- Burnley - West Brom : 2 - 1
- Cardiff - Stoke : 0 - 1
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- When I See U - Fantasia
- Make Me Better - Fabolous Featuring Ne-Yo
- Ne-Yo - Do You
- teachme - Musiq Soulchild
- Same Girl - R. Kelly Duet With Usher
- Shawty - Plies Featuring T-Pain
- Let It Go - Keyshia Cole Featuring Missy Elliott & Lil Kim
- Please Don't Go - Tank
- Bartender - T-Pain Featuring Akon
- Big Things Poppin' (Do It) - T.I.
Top #10 Latin songs
- Dimelo - Enrique Iglesias
- Olvidame Tu - Duelo
- Aventura - Mi Corazoncito
- De Ti Exclusivo - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Basta Ya - Conjunto Primavera
- No Te Veo - Casa De Leones
- Por Amarte Asi - Alacranes Musical
- A Ti Si Puedo Decirte - El Chapo de Sinaloa
- Te Voy A Perder - Alejandro Fernandez
- Gloria Estefan - No Llores
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