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Monday 20 August 2007

US date format: 8/20/2007, UK date format: 20/8/2007

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 20, 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. Into the Wild, directed by Sean Penn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007 while Beyond Reach by Karin Slaughter was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Marimar. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Boku no Natsuyasumi 3 or Star Wars Battlefront: Renegade Squadron.
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What the sky looked like on 20 August 2007

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

Into the Wild

Directed by: Sean Penn

Starring: Emile Hirsch, Vince Vaughn, Catherine Keener, Marcia Gay Harden

Country: United States

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Directed by: Joe Wright

Starring: Keira Knightley, James McAvoy, Brenda Blethyn, Saoirse Ronan

Country: United States

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Directed by: Jason Reitman

Starring: Ellen Page, Michael Cera, Jennifer Garner, Jason Bateman

Country: United States

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Michael Clayton

Directed by: Tony Gilroy

Starring: George Clooney, Tilda Swinton, Tom Wilkinson, Michael O'Keefe

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In the Valley of Elah

Directed by: Paul Haggis

Starring: Tommy Lee Jones, Charlize Theron, Jonathan Tucker, Jason Patric

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TV Series

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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 20 August 2007 ?

  • 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).
  • 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)

Sport Games on 20 August 2007

Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • FC Koln - Aachen : 0 - 1
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Division 2
Football (France)
  • Le Havre - Nantes : 1 - 0
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Football (United Kingdom)
  • Exeter - York : 1 - 1
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Liga I
Football (Portugal)
  • Naval - Belenenses : 1 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 20, 2007 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. When I See U - Fantasia
  2. teachme - Musiq Soulchild
  3. Shawty - Plies Featuring T-Pain
  4. Let It Go - Keyshia Cole Featuring Missy Elliott & Lil Kim
  5. Ne-Yo - Do You
  6. Make Me Better - Fabolous Featuring Ne-Yo
  7. Please Don't Go - Tank
  8. Crank That (Soulja Boy) - Soulja Boy Tell'em
  9. Same Girl - R. Kelly Duet With Usher
  10. J. Holiday - Bed
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Basta Ya - Conjunto Primavera
  2. Y Si Te Digo - Fanny Lu
  3. Aventura - Mi Corazoncito
  4. De Ti Exclusivo - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  5. Dimelo - Enrique Iglesias
  6. Olvidame Tu - Duelo
  7. No Te Veo - Casa De Leones
  8. Cuisillos - Mil Heridas
  9. Por Amarte Asi - Alacranes Musical
  10. Lagrimas Del Corazon - Grupo Montez de Durango


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

Beyond Reach

By: Karin Slaughter

In a stifling hospital room in a small Georgia town, Detective Lena Adams sits, silent and angry—the only suspect in a horrific murder.

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The Diana Chronicles

By: Tina Brown

Ten years after her death, Princess Diana remains a mystery. Was she “the people’s princess,” who electrified the world with her beauty and humanitarian missions?

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A Long Way Gone

By: Ishmael Beah

This is how wars are fought now: by children, hopped-up on drugs and wielding AK-47s. Children have become soldiers of choice. In the more than fifty conflicts going on worldwide, it is estimated that there are some 300,000 child soldiers.

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Fourth Comings

By: Megan McCafferty

The New York Times Bestseller“Acidly funny, imaginatively profane, and, above all, a sharp reflection of the what-to-do-now, post-college dilemma.­”—Miami Herald Is the real world ready for Jessica Darling?At

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Boku no Natsuyasumi 3

Boku no Natsuyasumi 3

Platform: PlayStation 3

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment



Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux, iOS, Android

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Bit Blot; Ambrosia Software (Mac OS X)

Star Wars Battlefront: Renegade Squadron

Star Wars Battlefront: Renegade Squadron

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: LucasArts

Arkadian Warriors

Arkadian Warriors

Platform: Xbox 360 (XBLA)

Genre: Action RPG

Publisher: Sierra Online

Legendo's Attack on Pearl Harbor

Legendo's Attack on Pearl Harbor

Platform: Microsoft Windows, WiiWare

Genre: Flight Arcade-Combat

Publisher: Legendo Entertainment (EU & Asia) CDV (North America & Mexico)

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Ad Growth for AOL Called Vital to a Remake

A precipitous slowdown in advertising growth has raised new questions about AOL’s transformation plans. [..]

A Fourth Way to Deliver TV to the Home

Secretive Silicon Valley startup Building B gets funding and reveals plans to upend the television business. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $37.86
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $105.75
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $73.70
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $47.32
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CAD = 1.1423 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 0.9716 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 0.8501 CAD
  • 1 GBP = 2.3964 CHF

Home videos

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

Arthur and the Invisibles

Studio: DVD

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Peter Pan

Studio: Platinum Edition DVD

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Stranger Than Fiction

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Georgia Rule

Studio: DVD

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Deliver Us from Evil

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