Sunday December 14, 2008
US date format: 12/14/2008, UK date format: 14/12/2008
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see zodiac on December 14, 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 December people in US were listening to Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It) by Beyonce.
Valkyrie, directed by Bryan Singer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008
while The Gate House by Nelson DeMille was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Shift.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Catching Features or Commanders: Attack of the Genos.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 14, 2008?
- R.C. Saints - Memorial of Saint John of the Cross
- President George W. Bush makes his fourth and final (planned) trip to Iraq as president and is almost struck by two shoes thrown at him by Iraqi journalist Muntadhar al-Zaidi during a news conference in Baghdad.
- At least 28 people are dead and 22 missing after the ferry ''Maejan'' capsizes in the northern Philippines. (AFP via News Limited)
- A bus crash in Minya, Egypt, kills 57 people. (AP via Google)
- Turkmenistan holds an early parliamentary vote with only candidates from the Democratic Party and associated organizations standing for election. (Reuters)
- See more
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 14, 2008?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 R&B songs
Top #5 Latin songs
- Luis Fonsi - No Me Doy Por Vencido
- Enrique Iglesias - Lloro Por Ti
- Ricardo Arjona - Como Duele
- Marco Antonio Solis - No Molestar
- RKM & Ken-Y - Te Regalo Amores
Sport Games on December 14, 2008
Serie AItalian Football
- Fiorentina - Catania : 2 - 0
- Genoa - Atalanta : 1 - 1
- Inter - Chievo : 4 - 2
- Juventus - Milan : 4 - 2
- Palermo - Siena : 2 - 0
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Club Brugge - Standard : 1 - 4
- Roeselare - Anderlecht : 0 - 3
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Hoffenheim - Schalke 04 : 1 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Augsburg - Aachen : 3 - 1
- Greuther Furth - Ahlen : 3 - 0
- Hansa Rostock - Wehen : 1 - 0
- Munich 1860 - Nurnberg : 1 - 1
- Oberhausen - Mainz : 2 - 1
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- A Champion of Wall Street Reaps Benefits In Washington, Senator Charles E. Schumer is beneficiary, advocate and overseer of an industry that is his hometown’s most important business. [..]
- Robert Chandler, 80, a Creator of the ’60 Minutes’ Format, Dies Mr. Chandler was a former CBS executive who played a crucial role in creating the critically acclaimed weekly newsmagazine “60 Minutes.” [..]
- See all financial news of December 14th, 2008
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 14, 2008?
On December 14, 2008 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is December 14, 2008?
On December 14, 2008 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on December 14, 2008?
On December 14, 2008 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 14, 2008?
On December 14, 2008 the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour).
Who was the Pope on December 14, 2008?
On December 14, 2008 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.