Wednesday July 23, 2008
US date format: 7/23/2008, UK date format: 23/7/2008
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on July 23, 2008). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Daxton McKnight .
In that special week of July people in US were listening to by .
North Face, directed by Philipp Stölzl, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008
while The Shack by William P. Young was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Under One Roof.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bigfoot: Collision Course or Buzz! Junior: Ace Racers.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 23, 2008?
- Papua New Guinea - Remembrance Day
- Egypt - Revolution Day (1952)
- St. Liborius
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 2 saints: St. Apollinaris
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- Prime Minister of Nepal Girija Prasad Koirala submits his resignation to the new President Ram Baran Yadav to pave the way for the forming of new government. (Zee News)
- Militants who formed the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta announce that unless the Nigerian Army withdraws from the area and their development demands are met, they will shut down oil and gas production from Bonny Island. (AP via Google News)
- The European Union suspends payments to two Bulgarian agencies due to concerns over corruption and organized crime. (BBC News)
- Hurricane Dolly makes landfall on South Padre Island, Texas, with sustained winds of 95 mph (150 km/h). (CNN) (NHC)
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- Daxton McKnight: Family Member.
- Kurt Furgler: Swiss politician 70th President of the...
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 23, 2008?
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Days to next July 23If July 23, 2008 is your birthday you're 12 years, 4 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 25 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- A Mortgage Rescue Strains Calculations The Congressional Budget Office said a proposed rescue of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac could appear on the federal budget as a $25 billion cost to taxpayers, but the figure is, at best, a rough estimate. [..]
- Direct Mail Tries to Go Green. No, Really. A group of direct-marketing companies, along with a handful of their corporate clients, are banding together to make an inherently unsustainable practice at least a little bit greener. [..]
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- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $82.98
- Apple AAPL: opens at $165.15
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $25.92
- General Electric GE: opens at $28.78
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $129.78
- 1 USD = 107.91 JPY
- 1 USD = 1.0114 CAD
- 1 USD = 1.0381 CHF
- 1 USD = 6.8295 CNY
- 1 EUR = 169.26 JPY
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on July 23, 2008?
On July 23, 2008 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is July 23, 2008?
On July 23, 2008 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on July 23, 2008?
On July 23, 2008 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 23, 2008?
On July 23, 2008 the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour).
Who was the Pope on July 23, 2008?
On July 23, 2008 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on July 23, 2008?
On July 23, 2008 several famous people were born including, Daxton McKnight.
Which famous people died on July 23, 2008?
Famous people died on July 23, 2008 include, Kurt Furgler.