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Wednesday 17 January 2007

US date format: 1/17/2007, UK date format: 17/1/2007

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 17, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Irreplaceable by Beyonce. In UK A Moment Like This by Leona Lewis was in the top 5 hits. Trade, directed by Marco Kreuzpaintner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007 while Stalemate by Iris Johansen was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Taxi 0-22. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Boogie or Assassin's Creed.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 17 January 2007

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Movies

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

Trade

Directed by: Marco Kreuzpaintner

Starring: Kevin Kline, Kathleen Gati, Paulina Gaitan, Cesar Ramos

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Son of Rambow

Directed by: Garth Jennings

Starring: Bill Milner, Will Poulter, Jessica Hynes, Anna Wing

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Waitress

Directed by: Adrienne Shelly

Starring: Keri Russell, Nathan Fillion, Jeremy Sisto, Cheryl Hines

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The Last Mimzy

Directed by: Robert Shaye

Starring: Joely Richardson, Rainn Wilson, Timothy Hutton, Chris O'Neil

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Smiley Face

Directed by: Gregg Araki

Starring: Anna Faris, John Krasinski, Adam Brody, Roscoe Lee Browne

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TV Series

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

Taxi 0-22

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Acorralada

Directed by: Tito Rojas

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Raja Ki Ayegi Baraat

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Horrid Henry

Directed by: Nick Moore

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Strictly Confidential

Directed by: Charles Saunders

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 January 2007 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
  • Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
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Facts:
  • The Doomsday Clock is set to five minutes to midnight in response to North Korea nuclear testing.
  • Protests occur in India and the United Kingdom against the British series of ''Celebrity Big Brother'', after Jade Goody, Danielle Lloyd and Jo O'Meara were allegedly racially abusive towards Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty.
  • United States President George W. Bush announces that the NSA has ended its practice of warrantless wiretapping for domestic surveillance, and will go to the courts for warrants in the future. (CNN)
  • Lieutenant-General Dan Halutz, the Chief of Staff of the Israeli Army, resigns while inquiries into the performance of the Israel Defense Forces in the action against Hezbollah continue. (BBC)
  • Ali al-Sadig, spokesman for the Sudanese Foreign Ministry, accuses U.S. troops of raiding Sudan's defunct embassy in Iraq. The U.S. government denies that any raid took place. (CNN)

Sport Games on 17 January 2007

Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Paris SG - Toulouse : 0 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 17, 2007 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Beyonce - Irreplaceable
  2. Ciara - Promise
  3. You - Lloyd Featuring Lil Wayne
  4. I Wanna Love You - Akon Featuring Snoop Dogg
  5. Jim Jones - We Fly High
  6. My Love - Justin Timberlake Featuring T.I.
  7. Shortie Like Mine - Bow Wow Featuring Chris Brown & Johnta Austin
  8. Make It Rain - Fat Joe Featuring Lil Wayne
  9. Poppin' - Chris Brown Featuring Jay Biz
  10. Unk - Walk It Out
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Bendita Tu Luz - Mana
  2. Tu Recuerdo - Ricky Martin Featuring La Mari De Chambao Y Tommy Torres
  3. Pam Pam - Wisin & Yandel
  4. Ser O Parecer - RBD
  5. Aventura - Los Infieles
  6. Dime Quien Es - Los Rieleros del Norte
  7. Sola - Hector "El Father"
  8. Antes De Que Te Vayas - Marco Antonio Solis
  9. Chiquilla - A.B. Quintanilla III Presents Kumbia All Starz
  10. Ni Una Sola Palabra - Paulina Rubio

Books

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

Stalemate

By: Iris Johansen

Eve Duncan has turned down the job twice already. Her skill and devotion in identifying murder victims and helping bring their killers to justice may be world-renowned.

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The God Delusion

By: Richard Dawkins

A preeminent scientist -- and the world's most prominent atheist -- asserts the irrationality of belief in God and the grievous harm religion has inflicted on society, from the Crusades to

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Honeymoon

By: James Patterson, Howard Roughan

Don't give away the ending... Don't give away the beginning. How does it feel to be desired by every man and envied by every woman? Wonderful.

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Dear John

By: Nicholas Sparks

FROM THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHORAn angry rebel, John dropped out of school and enlisted in the Army, not knowing what else to do with his life--until he meets the girl of his dreams, Savannah.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Alpha Prime

Alpha Prime

Platform: Microsoft Windows; Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: EU IDEA Games; NA Meridian4

Boogie

Platform: Wii, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DS

Genre: Music

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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The Act

The Act

Platform: Arcade, iOS

Genre: Interactive movie

Publisher: Cecropia Chillingo (iOS ver.)

Assassin's Creed

Assassin's Creed

Platform: PlayStation 3 Xbox 360 Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action-adventure, stealth

Publisher: Ubisoft

Rock Band

Rock Band

Genre: Rhythm game

Publisher: Electronic Arts, Harmonix

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
China: Music Deal for Emi and Web Site

The EMI Group, which lost a copyright infringement lawsuit against Baidu.com, a Chinese Internet search site, will drop its appeal of the case and work with the company to win advertising by offering free online samples of its music. Baidu, based ... [..]

Ex-Fund Trader Sentenced to Probation

A former Millennium Partners mutual fund trader who pleaded guilty to improper trading in 2003 avoided a prison term after cooperating with a New York State investigation of the mutual fund industry. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $66.24
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $95.07
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $64.68
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $42.98
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CAD = 1.0634 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 0.9802 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 0.9214 CAD
  • 1 GBP = 2.4565 CHF

Home videos

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

Deck the Halls

Studio: DVD

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300

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Harsh Times

Studio: DVD

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DOA: Dead or Alive

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Gracie

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