Sunday March 23, 2008

US date format: 3/23/2008, UK date format: 23/3/2008

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see zodiac on March 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. In that special week of March people in US were listening to Love In This Club by Usher. In UK Mercy by Duffy was in the top 5 hits. Were the World Mine, directed by Tom Gustafson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008 while Change of Heart by Jodi Picoult was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Teenage Kicks. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Baby Life or Race Driver: Grid.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2008, at March 23 across the years or at March 2008 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Rebecca (d.1914)
  • Roman Empire - Tubilustrium was held in honor of Mars.
  • Ancient Latvia - Lieldienas held in honor of Mara and other pagan goddesses.
  • Pakistan - National Day (Republic Day).
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Events

  • US soldier death toll in the Iraq war reaches 4000, after five years of fighting.
  • Farouk Abdulhak, prime suspect in the murder of Martine Vik Magnussen, turns up in Yemen. (''Daily Telegraph'')
  • U.S. military casualties in the Iraq War reach 4,000. (CNN)
  • An agreement on talks to resolve the Fatah-Hamas conflict is reached in Sanaa, Yemen. (Washington Post)
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Movies

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In Bruges

In Bruges

Directed by: Martin McDonagh

Starring: Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, Ciarán Hinds, Elizabeth Berrington

Country: United States of America

Let the Right One In

Let the Right One In

Directed by: Tomas Alfredson

Starring: Kåre Hedebrant, Lina Leandersson, Per Ragnar, Henrik Dahl

Country: United States of America

The Chaser

The Chaser

Directed by: Hong-jin Na

Starring: Yoon-Seok Kim, Jung-woo Ha, Yeong-hie Seo, Yoo-Jeong Kim

Taken

Taken

Directed by: Pierre Morel

Starring: Liam Neeson, Maggie Grace, Famke Janssen, Leland Orser

Country: United States of America

The Bank Job

The Bank Job

Directed by: Roger Donaldson

Starring: Jason Statham, Saffron Burrows, Stephen Campbell Moore, Daniel Mays

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 23, 2008?
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Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Gotas De Agua Dulce
  2. - Te Quiero
  3. - Donde Estan Corazon
  4. - Te Llore
  5. - Sobre Mis Pies
Sport Games on March 23, 2008

Sport Games on March 23, 2008


Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Gent - Anderlecht : 2 - 3
  • Standard - Bergen : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of March 23, 2008

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Bielefeld - Werder Bremen : 1 - 1
  • Hertha - Schalke 04 : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of March 23, 2008

Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • CZ Jena - Greuther Furth : 1 - 0
  • Erzgebirge Aue - Freiburg : 2 - 2
  • FC Koln - Wehen : 2 - 1
  • Koblenz - Munich 1860 : 3 - 1
  • Mainz - Hoffenheim : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of March 23, 2008

La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Ath Bilbao - Getafe : 1 - 0
  • Barcelona - Valladolid : 4 - 1
  • Levante - Villarreal : 1 - 2
  • Murcia - Espanol : 4 - 0
  • Osasuna - Betis : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of March 23, 2008

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Monster House

Monster House

Directed by: Gil Kenan

The Battery's Down

The Battery's Down

Directed by: Jake Wilson

Teenage Kicks

Teenage Kicks

Directed by: Craig Boreham

Unhitched

Unhitched

Directed by: Stefan Schwartz

Breaking Bad

Breaking Bad

Written by:

Starring: Bryan Cranston, Anna Gunn, Aaron Paul, Dean Norris

Country: United States of America

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Change of Heart by Jodi Picoult

Change of Heart

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The acclaimed #1 New York Times bestselling author presents a spellbinding tale of a mother's tragic loss and one man's last chance at gaining salvation.Can we save ourselves, or do we rely on others to do it? Is what we …

The Appeal by John Grisham

The Appeal

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERIn a crowded courtroom in Mississippi, a jury returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste into a small town’s water supply, causing the worst “cancer cluster” in history.

Losing It by Valerie Bertinelli

Losing It

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The New York Times #1 bestseller (3 weeks running) is now available in paperback. Losing It is popular actress, Jenny Craig spokeswoman, and America’s sweetheart Valerie Bertinelli's headline-making account of her complicated past and how she took control of her …

Liberal Fascism by Jonah Goldberg

Liberal Fascism

By:

“Fascists,” “Brownshirts,” “jackbooted stormtroopers”—such are the insults typically hurled at conservatives by their liberal opponents. Calling someone a fascist is the fastest way to shut them up, defining their views as

Betrayal by John Lescroart

Betrayal

By:

Dismas Hardy agrees to take an appeal to overturn the murder conviction of National Guard reservist Evan Scholler. Scholler had plenty of reasons for revenge—but as Dismas delves into the case,

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Championship Pony

Championship Pony

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Simulation game

Publisher: Destination Software

Baby Life

Baby Life

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Life simulation game

Publisher: Deep Silver

Buzz!: The Schools Quiz

Buzz!: The Schools Quiz

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Party, Educational

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Europe

Armored Core: For Answer

Armored Core: For Answer

Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: Vehicular combat game

Publisher: JP FromSoftware

Race Driver: Grid

Race Driver: Grid

Platform: Microsoft Windows Mac OS X PlayStation 3 Xbox 360 Arcade

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Codemasters, Sega (Arcade), Feral Interactive (Mac)

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


News articles

  • At Cineplexes, Sports, Opera, Maybe a Movie Movie theaters are not just for movies anymore. As ticket sales slow, theaters are turning to the Mets and the Met. [..]
  • Even at Megastores, Hagglers Find No Price Is Set in Stone A bargaining culture once confined to car showrooms and jewelry stores is taking root in some major chains. [..]
  • See all financial news of March 23rd, 2008

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on March 23, 2008?

On March 23, 2008 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is March 23, 2008?

On March 23, 2008 the zodiac sign was Aries.

Who was the US President on March 23, 2008?

On March 23, 2008 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 23, 2008?

On March 23, 2008 the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour).

Who was the Pope on March 23, 2008?

On March 23, 2008 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people died on March 23, 2008?

Famous people died on March 23, 2008 include, Rafael Azcona.

What was the number one song in March 23, 2008?

The number one song in the week of March 23, 2008 was Love In This Club by Usher in US and Mercy by Duffy in UK.

What were the top hits on March 23, 2008?

The top hits on March 23, 2008 were Love In This Club by Usher, With You by Chris Brown, Low by Flo Rida in US and Mercy by Duffy, What's It Gonna Be by H Two O featuring Platnum, Rockstar by Nickelback in UK.


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