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Tuesday 28 August 2007

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 28, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include August Maturo . In that special week of August people in US were listening to Beautiful Girls by Sean Kingston. In UK Beautiful Girls by Sean Kingston was in the top 5 hits. Gone Baby Gone, directed by Ben Affleck, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007 while A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Marimar. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Calling All Cars! or Aqua Teen Hunger Force Zombie Ninja Pro-Am.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 28 August 2007

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Gone Baby Gone

Directed by: Ben Affleck

Starring: Morgan Freeman, Ed Harris, Casey Affleck, Michelle Monaghan

Country: United States

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Eastern Promises

Directed by: David Cronenberg

Starring: Naomi Watts, Viggo Mortensen, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Josef Altin

Country: United States

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The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

Directed by: Andrew Dominik

Starring: Brad Pitt, Casey Affleck, Sam Shepard, Mary-Louise Parker

Country: United States

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Before the Devil Knows You're Dead

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Starring: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Ethan Hawke, Albert Finney, Marisa Tomei

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Rendition

Directed by: Gavin Hood

Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Jake Gyllenhaal, Peter Sarsgaard, Alan Arkin

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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 28 August 2007 ?

Holidays:
  • Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
  • Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 28 August
Famous Deaths:
  • Miyoshi Umeki: Japanese-American actress who won an Oscar as best supporting actress for her role in "Sayonara," 1958.
  • Hilly Kristal: American businessman founded CBGB (d. 2007).
  • Paul MacCready: American engineer founded AeroVironment (d. 2007).
  • Arthur Jones: American businessman founded Nautilus Inc.
Facts:
  • A total lunar eclipse takes place in the early morning hours across most of North America and the eastern Pacific Ocean region. (Canwest via Ottawa Citizen)
  • The Supreme Court of Chile confirms a life sentence for Hugo Salas Wenzel, a Chilean general under former dictator Augusto Pinochet, for his role in the murder of 12 opponents of the regime. (BBC)
  • The Sudanese Government and the United Nations launch a flood appeal to help victims of recent flooding which has killed 89 people and destroyed 73,000 homes. (BBC)
  • South Korean hostage crisis: Officials in South Korea's Blue House claim that the Taliban has agreed to release 19 South Korean hostages. (Reuters)
  • Battle of Karbala (2007): At least 52 people have been killed in fighting in Karbala, as thousands of Shia pilgrims gathered in the city for an annual festival. (Reuters)

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Sport Games on 28 August 2007

Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Lorient - Valenciennes : 1 - 3
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 28, 2007 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2007 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Sean Kingston - Beautiful Girls
  2. Fergie - Big Girls Don't Cry
  3. The Way I Are - Timbaland
  4. Plain White T's - Hey There Delilah
  5. Kanye West - Stronger
  6. Crank That (Soulja Boy) - Soulja Boy Tell'em
  7. T-Pain - Bartender
  8. Rihanna - Umbrella
  9. Fabolous - Make Me Better
  10. A Bay Bay - Hurricane Chris
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Let It Go - Keyshia Cole Featuring Missy Elliott & Lil Kim
  2. Shawty - Plies Featuring T-Pain
  3. Ne-Yo - Do You
  4. When I See U - Fantasia
  5. teachme - Musiq Soulchild
  6. J. Holiday - Bed
  7. Make Me Better - Fabolous Featuring Ne-Yo
  8. Crank That (Soulja Boy) - Soulja Boy Tell'em
  9. Bartender - T-Pain Featuring Akon
  10. Same Girl - R. Kelly Duet With Usher
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Y Si Te Digo - Fanny Lu
  2. Basta Ya - Conjunto Primavera
  3. De Ti Exclusivo - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  4. Lagrimas Del Corazon - Grupo Montez de Durango
  5. Ella Me Levanto - Daddy Yankee
  6. Dimelo - Enrique Iglesias
  7. Gloria Estefan - No Llores
  8. Aventura - Mi Corazoncito
  9. Cuisillos - Mil Heridas
  10. Por Amarte Asi - Alacranes Musical

Books

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

A Thousand Splendid Suns

By: Khaled Hosseini

Propelled by the same superb instinct for storytelling that made The Kite Runner a beloved classic, A Thousand Splendid Suns is at once an incredible chronicle of thirty years of Afghan history and a deeply moving story of family, friendship, ...

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Here If You Need Me

By: Kate Braestrup

HERE IF YOU NEED ME is the story Kate Braestrup's remarkable journey from grief to faith to happiness - as she holds her family together in the wake of her husband's

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Freakonomics

By: Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner

Which is more dangerous, a gun or a swimming pool? What do schoolteachers and sumo wrestlers have in common? How much do parents really matter? These may not sound like typical questions for an economist to ask.

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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 ?

Buzz! Junior: Monster Rumble

Buzz! Junior: Monster Rumble

Platform: PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3 (PlayStation Network)

Genre: Party

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Europe

Case Closed: The Mirapolis Investigation

Case Closed: The Mirapolis Investigation

Platform: Wii

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: JP Marvelous Interactive; EU Nobilis

Aqua Teen Hunger Force Zombie Ninja Pro-Am

Aqua Teen Hunger Force Zombie Ninja Pro-Am

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Racing, Action, Sport, Beat 'em up

Publisher: Midway

3DiTeams

3DiTeams

Platform: Windows (98/ME/2000/XP)

Genre: Serious game

Publisher: Duke University Medical Center and Virtual Heroes, Inc.

Calling All Cars!

Calling All Cars!

Platform: PlayStation 3

Genre: Car combat

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

Home videos

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

Georgia Rule

Studio: DVD

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Bandidas

Studio: DVD

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Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film for Theaters

Studio: DVD

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The Tiger and the Snow

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The Land Before Time XIII: The Wisdom of Friends

Studio: Direct-to-video DVD

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