Sunday 28 December 2008
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on December 28, 2008). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It) by Beyonce.
Not Easily Broken, directed by Bill Duke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008
while The Private Patient by P. D. James was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sex Ed.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 8Ball Allstars or Mario Super Sluggers.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 28 December 2008
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Which were the important events of 28 December 2008 ?
- The third day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- Calendar of Saints - Feast of the Holy Innocents, a.k.a. Childermas, commemorating the Massacre of the Innocents on order of king Herod the Great. In Spain and Latin American countries the festival is celebrated in a manner similar to April Fool's Day.
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- Irene Lieblich: Polish-American painter and illustrator (d. 2008).
- Operation Cast Lead
- 2008 Garamba offensive: Uganda's People's Defence Force accuses the Lord's Resistance Army of hacking to death 45 people in a church in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. (France 24)
- A suicide bomber kills at least 16 people, 14 of them children, and injures 58 in Afghanistan's Khost Province. (BBC)
- A suicide bomber kills five Department of Civil Defence members and injures four others in Wattala, Sri Lanka. (BBC)
- Mexican authorities arrest Army Major Arturo González Rodríguez for selling information to the Beltrán Leyva drug cartel. (BBC)
- Four boats carrying approximately 1,700 illegal Libyan migrants arrive on the Italian island of Lampedusa. (BBC)
- James Tanis wins Bougainville's Presidential election and will succeed Joseph Kabui, who died on June 7. (ABC Radio)
- Vietnam national football team won 2008 AFF Suzuki Cup
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Sport Games on 28 December 2008
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Barnsley - Preston : 1 - 1
- Birmingham - Swansea : 0 - 0
- Bristol City - Crystal Palace : 1 - 0
- Cardiff - Plymouth : 1 - 0
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Cambridge - Stevenage : 1 - 1
- Crawley Town - Eastbourne Borough : 1 - 0
- Forest Green - Barrow : 2 - 1
- Grays - Histon : 1 - 4
League 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Cheltenham - Peterboro : 3 - 6
- Colchester - Leyton Orient : 1 - 0
- Hartlepool - Crewe : 1 - 4
- Huddersfield - Scunthorpe : 2 - 0
League 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Accrington - Grimsby : 3 - 1
- Aldershot - Dag and Red : 1 - 2
- Bournemouth - Barnet : 0 - 2
- Bradford - Morecambe : 4 - 0
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2008 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Beyonce - Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
- Live Your Life - T.I. Featuring Rihanna
- Chopped 'N' Skrewed - T-Pain Featuring Ludacris
- Ne-Yo - Miss Independent
- Trading Places - Usher
- Green Light - John Legend Featuring Andre 3000
- Jazmine Sullivan - Bust Your Windows
- Mrs. Officer - Lil Wayne Featuring Bobby Valentino & Kidd Kidd
- Pop Champagne - Jim Jones & Ron Browz Featuring Juelz Santana
- T.I. - Whatever You Like
Top #10 Latin songs
- No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
- Como Duele - Ricardo Arjona
- Te Regalo Amores - RKM & Ken-Y
- Inolvidable - Reik
- Cinco Minutos - Gloria Trevi
- Marco Antonio Solis - No Molestar
- Lloro Por Ti - Enrique Iglesias
- La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho - Y Que Quede Claro
- Por Un Segundo - Aventura
- Me Estas Tentando - Wisin & Yandel Featuring Nesty
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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Washington Mutual stands out as a singularly brazen case of lax lending in a financial landscape littered with wreckage. [..]
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