Sunday 19 August 2007US date format: 8/19/2007, UK date format: 19/8/2007
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 19, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Emmi Butler .
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.
The Kingdom, directed by Peter Berg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while God Is Not Great by Christopher Hitchens was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Marimar.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing B-17: Fortress in the Sky or Ancient Wars: Sparta.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 19 August 2007
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Which were the important events of 19 August 2007 ?
- Roman festivals - Vinalia Rustica celebrated in honor of Venus Libitina commemorating the founding of the oldest known temple to her, on the Esquiline Hill, in 293 BC on this date.
- RC saints - Saint Sebald, Saint Louis of Toulouse, Jean-Eudes de MTzeray
- Afghanistan - Afghan Independence Day see above: 1919
- National Day of the Filipino Language, Philippines - Holiday for Quezon City, Quezon Province and other municipalities named after Manuel Quezon
- National Aviation Day, USA
- Indonesia raises the lava alert for Mount Karangetang on the resort island of Siau as authorities move to evacuate those most at risk. (Reuters)
- Rescue workers start pumping water from a flooded coal mine in Xintai, Shandong where 172 Chinese miners are trapped. (CNN)
- United States floods:
- The Governor of Minnesota Tim Pawlenty declares a state of emergency in six Minnesota counties as a result of flooding with six deaths reported. (AP via West Central Tribune)
- At least two people die and another three are missing after the remains of Tropical Storm Erin hit Oklahoma. (Reuters via New Zealand Herald)
- Twelve people have died in the midwest of the United States with Wisconsin, Illinois and Ohio also badly affected. (AP via Forbes)
- The Philippines army captures an Abu Sayyaf base on the island of Basilan following a heavy struggle with at least 35 soldiers and militants killed in the battle. (Reuters via Canada.com)
- Typhoon Sepat spawns a tornado that kills nine people in Zhejiang Province, China. More than a million people have been evacuated as a result of the typhoon. (Reuters via CNN)ampnowiki/nowikiamp
- Voters in Thailand go to the polls for a referendum to decide whether to accept or reject a new constitution. A majority of voters appear to have supported it. (Xinhua)
- A German woman taken hostage yesterday in Kabul, Afghanistan is found during a police raid on a house. Multiple abductors arrested. (BBC)
- The second fire this year in the same building in Pakistan kills 1, injures four. (Wikinews)
Sport Games on 19 August 2007
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Standard - Cercle Brugge : 4 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Cottbus - Bochum : 1 - 2
- Hamburg - Leverkusen : 1 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- CZ Jena - St Pauli : 0 - 1
- Greuther Furth - Mainz : 3 - 0
- M'gladbach - Hoffenheim : 0 - 0
- Munich 1860 - Kaiserslautern : 3 - 1
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Lens - Valenciennes : 0 - 0
- Marseille - Nancy : 2 - 2
- Nice - Rennes : 1 - 1
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2007 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- When I See U - Fantasia
- teachme - Musiq Soulchild
- Ne-Yo - Do You
- Make Me Better - Fabolous Featuring Ne-Yo
- Shawty - Plies Featuring T-Pain
- Let It Go - Keyshia Cole Featuring Missy Elliott & Lil Kim
- Same Girl - R. Kelly Duet With Usher
- Please Don't Go - Tank
- Bartender - T-Pain Featuring Akon
- Crank That (Soulja Boy) - Soulja Boy Tell'em
Top #10 Latin songs
- Basta Ya - Conjunto Primavera
- Dimelo - Enrique Iglesias
- Aventura - Mi Corazoncito
- De Ti Exclusivo - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- No Te Veo - Casa De Leones
- A Ti Si Puedo Decirte - El Chapo de Sinaloa
- Y Si Te Digo - Fanny Lu
- Olvidame Tu - Duelo
- Gloria Estefan - No Llores
- Cuisillos - Mil Heridas
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