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Friday 17 August 2007

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. 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 In At The Death by Harry Turtledove was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Monkey Life. If you liked videogames you were probably playing AFL Premiership 2007 or Bazooka Cafe.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

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

Mad Men

Written by: Matthew Weiner

Starring: Jon Hamm, Elisabeth Moss, Vincent Kartheiser, January Jones

Country: United States

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Flight of the Conchords

Written by: James Bobin, Jemaine Clement, Bret McKenzie

Starring: Jemaine Clement, Bret McKenzie, Rhys Darby, Kristen Schaal

Country: United States

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The Universe

Starring: Erik Thompson

Country: United States

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Travels to the Edge with Art Wolfe

Starring: Art Wolfe

Country: United States

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Mist: Sheepdog Tales

Starring: Derek Jacobi, Mel Giedroyc, Paul Litchfield, Gillian Hanna

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

3:10 to Yuma

Directed by: James Mangold

Starring: Russell Crowe, Christian Bale, Ben Foster

Country: United States

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Superbad

Directed by: Greg Mottola

Starring: Michael Cera, Jonah Hill, Christopher Mintz-Plasse

Country: United States

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Stardust

Directed by: Matthew Vaughn

Starring: Charlie Cox, Claire Danes, Sienna Miller

Country: United States

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The Bourne Ultimatum

Directed by: Paul Greengrass

Starring: Matt Damon, dgar Ramrez, Joan Allen

Country: United States

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The Story of the Kelly Gang

Directed by: Charles Tait

Starring: Elizabeth Tait, John Tait, Norman Campbell

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 August 2007 ?

Holidays:
  • Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
  • Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 17 August
Famous Deaths:
  • Bill Deedes: British journalist and politician (Born 1913).
Facts:
  • The US Federal Reserve reduces the discount rate from 6.25 to 5.75 percent.
  • Disney film High School Musical 2 is shown on TV in the USA, becoming the single most-watched basic cable telecast, with about 17.2 million viewers.
  • 2007 Pacific typhoon season: Southeast China and Taiwan prepare for typhoon Sepat. (Xinhua)
  • Six members of the Iranian security forces are killed in a helicopter crash near the town of Piranshahr close to the Iraqi border. (Daily Times, Pakistan)
  • Five people are killed when the top floor of a building in South Mumbai, India, collapses on an adjoining building.

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Sport Games on 17 August 2007

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Club Brugge - St Truiden : 3 - 2
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Karlsruhe - Hannover : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 17 August 2007
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Freiburg - Paderborn : 1 - 0
  • Koblenz - Augsburg : 2 - 1
  • Wehen - Osnabruck : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 17 August 2007
Division 2
Football (France)
  • Amiens - Grenoble : 1 - 2
  • Angers - Ajaccio : 1 - 0
  • Bastia - Gueugnon : 1 - 0
  • Chateauroux - Libourne : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of 17 August 2007

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Books

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

In At The Death

By: Harry Turtledove

Franklin Roosevelt is the assistant secretary of defense. Thomas Dewey is running for president with a blunt-speaking Missourian named Harry Truman at his side.

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Up Close And Dangerous

By: Linda Howard

A mysterious plane crash . . . a dangerous trek through the Idaho wilderness . . . a smoldering attraction . . . and a deadly game of cat and mouse.

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The Secret Servant

By: Daniel Silva

A terrorist plot in London leads Israeli spy Gabriel Allon on a desperate search for a kidnapped woman in this thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Daniel Silva.While

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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

AFL Premiership 2007

AFL Premiership 2007

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Sports simulation

Publisher: SCEE

Bazooka Cafe

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Life simulation/Erotic

Publisher: G-Collections

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Namco Museum DS

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Compilation

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games

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Armageddon Empires

Armageddon Empires

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Cryptic Comet

Championship Manager 2008

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Eidos Interactive

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