Sunday November 23, 2008
US date format: 11/23/2008, UK date format: 23/11/2008
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 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 Asher Blinkoff .
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Live Your Life by T.I..
The Children, directed by Tom Shankland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008
while Swallowing Darkness by Laurell K. Hamilton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Secret Millionaire.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Aether or 8Ball Allstars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 23, 2008?
- Slovenia - Rudolf Maister Day
- Japan - Kinro kansha no hi (Labour Thanksgiving Day)
- Georgia - St George's Day
- R.C. Saints - Pope Clement I, Saint Columban
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- The U.S government rescues Citigroup Inc, agreeing to assume losses on about $250 billion of the bank's risky assets, and inject new capital of $20 billion.
- Mario Fernando Hernández, a Liberal Party member of the Honduran National Congress, is shot dead in San Pedro Sula. (ABC News Australia)
- Mahmoud Abbas is appointed as the President of the ampquotState of Palestineampquot by the Central Council of the Palestinian National Authority. (BBC)
- Human rights activists and opposition politicians in Russia's southern republic of Ingushetia say that the predominantly Muslim region is now in a state of civil war. (BBC)
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- Asher Blinkoff: Voice Actor.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 23, 2008?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Ne-Yo - Miss Independent
- Jennifer Hudson - Spotlight
- T.I. - Whatever You Like
- T.I. Featuring Rihanna - Live Your Life
- Beyonce - Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
- T-Pain Featuring Lil Wayne - Can't Believe It
- Lil Wayne Featuring Bobby Valentino & Kidd Kidd - Mrs. Officer
- Jazmine Sullivan - Need U Bad
- Jazmine Sullivan - Bust Your Windows
- John Legend Featuring Andre 3000 - Green Light
Sport Games on November 23, 2008
Serie AItalian Football
- Bologna - Palermo : 1 - 1
- Chievo - Siena : 0 - 2
- Lazio - Genoa : 1 - 1
- Lecce - Roma : 0 - 3
- Napoli - Cagliari : 2 - 2
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Gent - Genk : 2 - 3
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Hamburg - Werder Bremen : 2 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Augsburg - Kaiserslautern : 1 - 0
- Freiburg - Koblenz : 1 - 1
- Mainz - St Pauli : 2 - 2
- Nurnberg - Greuther Furth : 2 - 1
- Wehen - Oberhausen : 0 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- Citigroup Saw No Red Flags Even as It Made Bolder Bets Much of the damage inflicted on Citigroup was caused by errant, high-octane trading and lax oversight, critics say. [..]
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