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Thursday 16 August 2007

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 16, 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. 3:10 to Yuma, directed by James Mangold, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007 while The Judas Strain by James Rollins was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Marimar. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Boulder Dash: Rocks! or Buzz!: The Mega Quiz.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 16 August 2007

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Movies

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

3:10 to Yuma

Directed by: James Mangold

Starring: Russell Crowe, Christian Bale, Ben Foster, Logan Lerman

Country: United States

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The Kingdom

Directed by: Peter Berg

Starring: Jamie Foxx, Chris Cooper, Jennifer Garner, Jason Bateman

Country: United States

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Chaotic Ana

Directed by: Julio Medem

Starring: Manuela Vellés, Charlotte Rampling, Bebe, Nicolas Cazalé

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Fishtales

Directed by: Alki David

Starring: Billy Zane, Kelly Brook, Alki David, Amber Savva

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War

Directed by: Philip G. Atwell

Starring: Jet Li, Jason Statham, Nadine Velazquez, John Lone

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TV Series

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

Marimar

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Wainy Days

Directed by: David Wain

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Saving Grace

Directed by: Nigel Cole

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The Morning Show

Directed by: Andrew Delaplaine

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The Time of Your Life

Directed by: H.C. Potter

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 August 2007 ?

Holidays:
  • RC saints: feast day of Saint Stephen I of Hungary; Saint Roch (helps against plague and skin diseases)
  • USA: legal holiday in Vermont for the Battle of Bennington in 1777 (which actually took place in the state of New York)
  • Palio dell'Assunta in Siena
  • Eastern Orthodox: commemoration of the translation of the Acheiropoietos icon which means "Not made by hands", (also known as the Mandelion; now lost) from Edessa to Constantinople on 16 August 944
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Facts:
  • JosT Padilla is convicted in the USA of conspiracy to murder individuals overseas, conspiracy to materially aid terrorists, and materially aiding terrorists in fact. Padilla had first been arrested in May 2002.
  • The Crandall Canyon Mine in Emery County, Utah, collapses a second time, killing three rescue workers and injuring six more.
  • Three people are killed and another six injured as a seismic jolt disrupts an attempted mine rescue effort at the Crandall Canyon Mine near Huntington, Utah, United States. (NYT)
  • The leaders of Russia, China and Iran use the forum of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation to warn the United States not to become too heavily involved in Central Asia. (AP via IHT)
  • The British government is preparing to evacuate all Britons from Zimbabwe, about 22,000 people, due to increasing violence and shortage of food. (Times Online)

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Sport Games on 16 August 2007

Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Nancy - Nice : 2 - 1
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Conference
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Cambridge - Oxford : 2 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 16, 2007 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Sean Kingston - Beautiful Girls
  2. Fergie - Big Girls Don't Cry
  3. Plain White T's - Hey There Delilah
  4. The Way I Are - Timbaland
  5. Rihanna - Umbrella
  6. Kanye West - Stronger
  7. Bartender - T-Pain
  8. A Bay Bay - Hurricane Chris
  9. Make Me Better - Fabolous
  10. Party Like A Rockstar - Shop Boyz
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. When I See U - Fantasia
  2. teachme - Musiq Soulchild
  3. Do You - Ne-Yo
  4. Make Me Better - Fabolous Featuring Ne-Yo
  5. Shawty - Plies Featuring T-Pain
  6. Let It Go - Keyshia Cole Featuring Missy Elliott & Lil Kim
  7. Same Girl - R. Kelly Duet With Usher
  8. Please Don't Go - Tank
  9. Bartender - T-Pain Featuring Akon
  10. Crank That (Soulja Boy) - Soulja Boy Tell'em
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Basta Ya - Conjunto Primavera
  2. Dimelo - Enrique Iglesias
  3. Aventura - Mi Corazoncito
  4. De Ti Exclusivo - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  5. No Te Veo - Casa De Leones
  6. A Ti Si Puedo Decirte - El Chapo de Sinaloa
  7. Y Si Te Digo - Fanny Lu
  8. Olvidame Tu - Duelo
  9. Gloria Estefan - No Llores
  10. Cuisillos - Mil Heridas

Books

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

The Judas Strain

By: James Rollins

ju·das strain, n. A scientific term for an organism that drives an entire species to extinction New York Times bestselling author James Rollins returns with a terrifying story of an ancient

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Bungalow 2

By: Danielle Steel

Danielle Steel takes us beyond the dazzle of Hollywood in her compelling new novel—the story of one woman’s journey from suburban mom to award-winning screenwriter...and all the joy, heartbreak, and challenges along the way.

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Quiet Strength

By: Tony Dungy with Nathan Whitaker

"The principles, practices & priorities of a winning life"--Dust jacket.

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The Secret

By: Rhonda Byrne

The tenth-anniversary edition of the book that changed lives in profound ways, now with a new foreword and afterword.In 2006, a groundbreaking feature-length film revealed the great mystery of the universe—The Secret—and, later that year, Rhonda Byrne followed with a ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bust-A-Move Bash!

Bust-A-Move Bash!

Platform: Wii

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: NA Majesco Entertainment; EU 505 Games

Buzz!: The Mega Quiz

Buzz!: The Mega Quiz

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Party

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Europe

Catan

Platform: Xbox 360 (XBLA)

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Big Huge Games

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Boulder Dash: Rocks!

Boulder Dash: Rocks!

Platform: Nintendo DS iOS BlackBerry Java Platform

Genre: Action game

Publisher: 10tacle Studios QV Software Electronic Arts

Big Bang Beat - 1st Impression -

Big Bang Beat - 1st Impression -

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: 2D fighting game

Publisher: AliceSoft

Home videos

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

The War Tapes

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Snow Cake

Studio: DVD

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Seraphim Falls

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Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan

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Jesus Camp

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