Thursday April 24, 2008
US date format: 4/24/2008, UK date format: 24/4/2008
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on April 24, 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 April people in US were listening to Bleeding Love by Leona Lewis.
In UK American Boy by Estelle featuring Kanye West was in the top 5 hits.
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, directed by Andrew Adamson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008
while Certain Girls by Jennifer Weiner was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Cinemania.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Casebook or Civilization IV: Colonization.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 24, 2008?
- Saint Alexander (died 178)
- Genocide Remembrance Day in Armenia.
- Republic Day in The Gambia (1970).
- Newman's Day.
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- Final results in the Nepal Constituent Assembly election show that the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist) won double the number of seats of the next largest party. (AFP via Google News)
- Longest game in AHL history is played, the Philadelphia Phantoms beat the Albany River Rats 3-2 in 5 OT's. The game lasted 82:58.
- Operation Orchard: The United States claims North Korea helped Syria build a nuclear reactor at a site destroyed by Israeli forces in September 2007. (AFP via Google News)
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 24, 2008?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
- Usher Featuring Young Jeezy - Love In This Club
- Mariah Carey - Touch My Body
- Lil Wayne Featuring Static Major - Lollipop
- Keyshia Cole - I Remember
- Ray J & Yung Berg - Sexy Can I
Top #5 Latin songs
- Mana - Si No Te Hubieras Ido
- Flex - Te Quiero
- Enrique Iglesias - Donde Estan Corazon
- Juanes - Gotas De Agua Dulce
- Conjunto Primavera - Te Llore
Sport Games on April 24, 2008
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- Grays - Rushden & D : 3 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What news were making the headlines those days in April 2008?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- Actors’ Talks Extended Leaders of the Screen Actors Guild and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers agreed on Wednesday to extend their current round of contract talks through May 2, they said in a joint statement. [..]
- In Surprise, Ford Swings to Profit in First Quarter It was an unexpected improvement amid a slump in the U.S. market that has cut sales of the carmaker’s most lucrative vehicles. [..]
- See all financial news of April 24th, 2008
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $93.41
- Apple AAPL: opens at $165.31
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $31.63
- General Electric GE: opens at $32.44
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $123.38
- 1 USD = 104.3 JPY
- 1 USD = 1.0144 CAD
- 1 USD = 1.0354 CHF
- 1 USD = 6.9875 CNY
- 1 EUR = 163.53 JPY
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on April 24, 2008?
On April 24, 2008 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is April 24, 2008?
On April 24, 2008 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on April 24, 2008?
On April 24, 2008 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 24, 2008?
On April 24, 2008 the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour).
Who was the Pope on April 24, 2008?
On April 24, 2008 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.
What was the number one song in April 24, 2008?
The number one song in the week of April 24, 2008 was Bleeding Love by Leona Lewis in US and American Boy by Estelle featuring Kanye West in UK.
What were the top hits on April 24, 2008?
The top hits on April 24, 2008 were Bleeding Love by Leona Lewis, Lollipop by Lil Wayne, No Air by Jordin Sparks in US and American Boy by Estelle featuring Kanye West, Low by Flo Rida featuring T-Pain, Mercy by Duffy in UK.