Saturday 28 August 2010
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 28, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Love The Way You Lie by Eminem.
Black Swan, directed by Darren Aronofsky, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010
while Cure by Robin Cook was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sidekick.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 1001 Crystal Mazes Collection or Blade Kitten.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 28 August 2010 ?
- Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
- Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
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- William P Foster: American band director and educator (Born 1919).
- Suspected United States missiles strike two cars carrying militants in Pakistan's Kurram Valley resulting in at least four deaths. (AP via Fox News)
- A heavy exchange of gunfire erupts outside a Pakistan security forces office in Peshawar near the United States consulate. Two hostages were taken but eventually freed. (Al-Jazeera)
- Suspected Taliban insurgents attack two coalition allied military bases in eastern Afghanistan both attacks are repelled by coalition forces, killing 24 militants while taking no casualties. (BBC)
- Cuba eases property laws, allowing foreign investors to lease government land for up to 99 years. (Al Jazeera)
- China and India state that the military ties between the two countries will not be affected despite the recent visa dispute.
- The International Criminal Court reports Kenya to the United Nations Security Council over a visit by Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir to the country. (''The Standard'')
- Rwanda threatens to limit cooperation with the United Nations after a report accused the country of war crimes in neighbouring Democratic Republic of the Congo. (AFP)
- Iran answers Lebanon's call to help fund the Lebanese Army after the United States threatened to cut off funds following the 2010 Adaisseh incident.
- Iran says no final decision has been made on the stoning of Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, who was convicted of adultery. (Iranian Students' News Agency)
- Former President of Madagascar Marc Ravalomanana is sentenced in absentia to life in prison with hard labour for ordering the killing of opposition supporters. (Reuters Africa)
- A large gathering of people attend Glenn Beck's ampquotRestoring Honorampquot rally at the National Mall in Washington, D.C. (''USA Today'')
- Four members of the Pakistan national cricket team are allegedly involved in a betting scandal including captain Salman Butt fast bowlers Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir and wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal during their current tour of England. (''Daily Mail'')
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Sport Games on 28 August 2010
Serie AItalian Football
- Roma - Cesena : 0 - 0
- Udinese - Genoa : 0 - 1
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Waregem : 0 - 0
- Cercle Brugge - Lokeren : 1 - 1
- Charleroi - Eupen : 2 - 0
- Mechelen - St Truiden : 0 - 0
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Ein Frankfurt - Hamburg : 1 - 3
- Nurnberg - Freiburg : 1 - 2
- Schalke 04 - Hannover : 1 - 2
- St Pauli - Hoffenheim : 0 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Duisburg - Ingolstadt : 4 - 1
- Union Berlin - Greuther Furth : 1 - 2
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2010 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- There Goes My Baby - Usher
- Alicia Keys - Un-Thinkable (I'm Ready)
- Miss Me - Drake Featuring Lil Wayne
- Your Love - Nicki Minaj
- Deuces - Chris Brown Featuring Tyga & Kevin McCall
- Love All Over Me - Monica
- Ride - Ciara Featuring Ludacris
- Bittersweet - Fantasia
- B.M.F. (Blowin' Money Fast) - Rick Ross Featuring Styles P
- Find Your Love - Drake
Top #10 Latin songs
- Cuando Me Enamoro - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Juan Luis Guerra
- Yerbatero - Juanes
- Dime Que Me Quieres - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Alejate De Mi - Camila
- Al Menos - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
- No Puedo Volver - Intocable
- Nina Bonita - Chino & Nacho
- El Malo - Aventura
- Te Recordare - El Trono de Mexico
- Pedro Fernandez - Amarte A La Antigua
Top #10 Rock songs
- Linkin Park - The Catalyst
- Another Way To Die - Disturbed
- Lay Me Down - The Dirty Heads Featuring Rome
- The Crow & The Butterfly - Shinedown
- Avenged Sevenfold - Nightmare
- Savior - Rise Against
- Phoenix - Lisztomania
- Bad Company - Five Finger Death Punch
- Cage The Elephant - In One Ear
- Neon Trees - Animal
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