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Friday 24 August 2007

US date format: 8/24/2007, UK date format: 24/8/2007

It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 24, 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 The Secret Servant by Daniel Silva was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Marimar. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battalion Wars 2 or Betty Boop's Double Shift.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 24 August 2007

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Movies

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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Atonement

Directed by: Joe Wright

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

Country: United States

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Juno

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

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Marimar

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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 24 August 2007 ?

Holidays:
  • Liberia: Flag Day
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
  • Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
  • Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
  • Sierra Leone: President's Birthday
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 24 August
Facts:
  • Former NASA astronaut Lisa Nowak, whose arrest ended her career, apologized to U.S. Air Force Captain Colleen Shipman, her former romantic rival and the woman she is accused of terrorizing. (Los Angeles Times)
  • Former Ku Klux Klan member James Seale is sentenced to life imprisonment for his role in the 1964 murder of two black men in the U.S. state of Mississippi. (Reuters via News Limited)
  • The Georgian government announces that its forces have fired on a Russian aircraft that was claimed to have violated Georgian airspace, possibly shooting it down. (BBC)
  • United States District Court judge William Hoeveler rules against former Panamanian leader Manuel Noriega returning to Panama after he completes his sentence in a United States prison stating that there was no reason why he shouldn't be extradited to France to face a prison term there. (Reuters)
  • Citing a ampquotvery reliableampquot source at the University of Miami, the Swedish broad sheet newspaper ''Norra Skåne'' reports that Cuban leader Fidel Castro is dead. (The Expressen)

Sport Games on 24 August 2007

Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Bochum - Hamburg : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 24 August 2007
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • FC Koln - CZ Jena : 4 - 3
  • Mainz - M'gladbach : 4 - 1
  • Osnabruck - Paderborn : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 24 August 2007
Division 2
Football (France)
  • Ajaccio - Sedan : 2 - 1
  • Boulogne - Angers : 1 - 0
  • Dijon - Chateauroux : 0 - 0
  • Grenoble - Le Havre : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of 24 August 2007
Conference
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Histon - Aldershot : 1 - 2
  • Kidderminster - Stevenage : 0 - 2
  • York - Forest Green : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of 24 August 2007

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 24, 2007 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on August 24, 2007 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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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

Books

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

The Secret Servant

By: Daniel Silva

A terrorist plot in London leads Israeli spy Gabriel Allon on a desperate search for a kidnapped woman in this thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Daniel Silva.While

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Spook Country

By: William Gibson

The “cool and scary”( SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERHollis Henry is a journalist on investigative assignment for a magazine called Node, which doesn’t exist yet.

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The First Commandment

By: Brad Thor

When the president of the United States is blackmailed into releasing five detainees from Guantanamo Bay, a sadistic assassin with a vendetta years in the making is reactivated.

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The Secret

By: Rhonda Byrne

The tenth-anniversary edition of the book that changed lives in profound ways, now with a new foreword and afterword.In 2006, a groundbreaking feature-length film revealed the great mystery of the universe—The Secret—and, later that year, Rhonda Byrne followed with a ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

AFL Premiership 2007

AFL Premiership 2007

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Sports simulation

Publisher: SCEE

Battalion Wars 2

Battalion Wars 2

Platform: Wii

Genre: Action, Real-time tactics

Publisher: Nintendo

Betty Boop's Double Shift

Betty Boop's Double Shift

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: NA DSI Games; EU Zoo Digital Publishing

Star Wars Battlefront: Renegade Squadron

Star Wars Battlefront: Renegade Squadron

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: LucasArts

Akaneiro ni Somaru Saka

Platform: PC, PS2, PSP

Genre: Drama, Harem, Romance

Publisher: Feng (PC) GN Software (PS2/PSP)

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Campaigning Not for Your Vote but for Your Dollar

There is a new presidential candidate named Ray Hopewood — but believe in him at your peril. [..]

In Primary, Tech’s Home Is a Magnet

For presidential candidates campaigning in Silicon Valley, the place to be is Google’s headquarters. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $37.21
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $109.68
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $73.36
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $47.50
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CAD = 1.142 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 0.9901 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 0.8666 CAD
  • 1 GBP = 2.4168 CHF

Home videos

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

Deck the Halls

Studio: DVD

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Seven Swords

Studio: DVD

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Norbit

Studio: DVD

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School for Scoundrels

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Gracie

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