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Monday 20 August 2007

It was Monday, 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 Almost Dead by Lisa Jackson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Monkey Life. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Capcom Puzzle World or Project Gotham Racing 4.
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 ?

Monkey Life

Starring: Ralf Little

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Mad Men

Written by: Matthew Weiner

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

Country: United States

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Say What

Written by: Nick Tabri, Barry Falck

Starring: Stephanie Kennealy, Jordan Parrott, Jonathan Young, Czia Bennett

Country: United States

InfoMania

Starring: Conor Knighton, Sergio Cilli, Brett Erlich, Ben Hoffman

Country: United States

Last One Standing

Starring: Jason Bennett, Mark Hoban, Bradley Johnson, Richard Massey

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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 20 August 2007 ?

Holidays:
  • Morocco - Revolution of the King and the People Day
  • RC saints - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Asm� (Names) - First day of the ninth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
  • Estonia - Restoration Day
  • Hungary - St. Stephen's day, the main national holiday in Hungary
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Larry Hartsell: American martial artist, bodyguard, trainer, student of Bruce Lee and Dan Inosanto (Born 1942).
Facts:
  • NASDAQ announces its intention to sell its 31 percent stake in the London Stock Exchange.
  • Delegates from the Russian Communist Youth Union vote 98-1 to back the pro-Kremlin, center-left party A Just Russia in December's State Duma elections. (The Moscow Times)
  • NASA clears the Space Shuttle Endeavour for an early landing tomorrow at Cape Canaveral. (Reuters)
  • The United Nations Security Council votes unanimously to extend the African Union Mission to Somalia. (BBC)
  • At least 20 people have died as a result of flooding in the United States with further flooding likely in Minnesota and Wisconsin. (New York Times)

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 2007?

  • Time: Photo of a younger Billy Graham with his hands clasped and head bowed in prayer. Photograph from Bil
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10816
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10815

Books

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

Almost Dead

By: Lisa Jackson

In an atmospheric, chilling novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Lisa Jackson, a string of murders points to a terrifying secret within a wealthy San Francisco family…Shock and grief play tricks on the mind.

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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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Up Close And Dangerous

By: Linda Howard

A mysterious plane crash . . . a dangerous trek through the Idaho wilderness . . . a smoldering attraction .

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A Thousand Splendid Suns

By: Khaled Hosseini

Propelled by the same superb instinct for storytelling that made The Kite Runner a beloved classic, A Thousand Splendid Suns is at once an incredible chronicle of thirty years of Afghan history and a deeply moving story of family, friendship, ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

The Bee Game

Platform: Nintendo DS, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Midway Games

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Bus Driver

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, iOS

Genre: Vehicle simulation/driving game

Publisher: SCS Software

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AMF Bowling Pinbusters!

Platform: Wii, Nintendo DS, iOS

Genre: Sports (Bowling)

Publisher: NA Mud Duck Productions; EU Bethesda Softworks

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Calling All Cars!

Calling All Cars!

Platform: PlayStation 3

Genre: Car combat

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

Mass Effect

Mass Effect

Platform: Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows, iOS, PlayStation 3, Android, Windows Phone, Wii U, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Action role-playing, third-person shooter

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios (2007) Electronic Arts (2008-)


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