Wednesday March 12, 2008
US date format: 3/12/2008, UK date format: 12/3/2008
We've performed the most in-depth research possibile on March 12, 2008, here's what our experts found out:
it was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces (see zodiac on March 12, 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 Braydon Wilkerson and Benjamin Vollenhoven.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Love In This Club by Usher.
In UK Mercy by Duffy was in the top 5 hits.
Leatherheads, directed by George Clooney, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2008
while Betrayal by John Lescroart was one of the best selling book.
On TV people were watching Teenage Kicks.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blast Works: Build, Trade, Destroy or Coded Soul: Uketsugareshi Idea.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 12, 2008?
- Ancient Latvia - Gregoru Diena observed.
- Flag Day in Venezuela.
- "National Day" of the Republic of Jamtland
- Sweden - Namesday of Crown Princess Victoria, an Official Flag Day.
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- Oil hits a record US$110 per barrel.
- The United States Environmental Protection Agency announces a major expansion of efforts to fight smog in cities and towns throughout the United States. (AP via Google News)
- The total amount of digital information is estimated at 281 exabytes in 2007, exceeding available data storage for the first time. (Ars Technica) (IDC via EMC)
- Crude oil futures contracts end trading at a new closing high of $109.92 a barrel after earlier topping $110 a barrel for the first time. (MarketWatch)
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American child of noted parents, actress...
Dutch royal family, the third child and...
Argentine journalist, producer and media...
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 12, 2008?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
Sport Games on March 12, 2008
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Cardiff - Hull : 1 - 0
- West Brom - Crystal Palace : 1 - 1
League 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Bristol Rvs - Northampton : 1 - 1
League 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Accrington - Morecambe : 3 - 2
- Chester - Bradford : 0 - 1
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Aston Villa - Middlesbrough : 1 - 1
- Celtic - Dundee United : 0 - 0
- Chelsea - Derby : 6 - 1
- Hibernian - Motherwell : 1 - 0
- Portsmouth - Birmingham : 4 - 2
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- A Tropical Hotel Weekend Just Outside Chicago Outside, there’s snow. Inside the balmy new KeyLime Cove Water Resort, waves pound a beach lined with Adirondack chairs. [..]
- Broker Held in French Trading Case French authorities said they have arrested a broker at Société Générale in connection with a trading scandal. [..]
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- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $86.61
- Apple AAPL: opens at $127.04
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $29.43
- General Electric GE: opens at $33.46
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $116.10
- 1 USD = 101.34 JPY
- 1 USD = 0.9894 CAD
- 1 USD = 1.0138 CHF
- 1 USD = 7.1022 CNY
- 1 EUR = 157.74 JPY
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on March 12, 2008?
On March 12, 2008 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is March 12, 2008?
On March 12, 2008 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on March 12, 2008?
On March 12, 2008 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 12, 2008?
On March 12, 2008 the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour).
Who was the Pope on March 12, 2008?
On March 12, 2008 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on March 12, 2008?
On March 12, 2008 several famous people were born including, Braydon Wilkerson, Benjamin Vollenhoven.
Which famous people died on March 12, 2008?
Famous people died on March 12, 2008 include, Jorge Guinzburg.
What was the number one song in March 12, 2008?
The number one song in the week of March 12, 2008 was Love In This Club by Usher in US and Mercy by Duffy in UK.
What were the top hits on March 12, 2008?
The top hits on March 12, 2008 were Love In This Club by Usher, Low by Flo Rida, With You by Chris Brown in US and Mercy by Duffy, What's It Gonna Be by H Two O featuring Platnum, Rockstar by Nickelback in UK.