Friday 28 July 2006
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on July 28, 2006). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Promiscuous by Nelly Furtado.
In UK Hips Don't Lie by Shakira featuring Wyclef Jean was in the top 5 hits.
Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan, directed by Larry Charles, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006
while Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Civilization IV: Warlords or CellFactor: Combat Training.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 28 July 2006
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Which were the important events of 28 July 2006 ?
- St. Celsus
- St. Victor
- St. Innocent
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Nazarius
- San Marino - Fall of the Fascist Government
- Peru - Independence Day
- Faroe Islands - �lavs�ka Eve
- Canada - Commemoration of the deportation of the Acadians
- St. Sampson (a bishop)
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- Patrick Allen: British actor and voice actor (Born 1927).
- Six people are shot, one fatally, at the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle in the U.S. state of Washington in a religiously-motivated killing spree. The killer identified himself as a Muslim American who was angry over the 2006 Israel-Lebanon conflict. (''Associated Press'')
- Iran's nuclear program:
- The UN Security Council approves a resolution to give Iran until the end of August to suspend uranium enrichment or face the threat of sanctions. (Reuters)
- A U.S. jury convicts four members of the Aryan Brotherhood on charges of murder, racketeering and conspiracy in a federal case aiming to dismantle the white-supremacist group. (Minneapolis Star Tribune)
- A U.S. federal appeals court upholds the conviction and 25 year sentence of former WorldCom CEO Bernard Ebbers for fraud. (USA Today)
- Coroners in the U.S. state of California estimate the death toll from the current heat wave at at least 123. (AP News Alert)
- An explosion at a fluorine plant in China's Jiangsu Province kills 12 people and leads to the evacuation of 7,000 people. (Deutsche Presse-Agentur)
- 2006 Kodori crisis: both Georgia and Abkhazia threaten war over the dispute. (civil.ge)
- The United States should immediately close all secret detention facilities used in its campaign against terror groups, the UN Human Rights Committee has said. (BBC NEWS)
- The first World Outgames are held in Montreal, Canada. Outgames co-president and Canadian Olympian, Mark Tewksbury, states that the event will ampquotbridge the gap between the gay sport movement and the traditional sport movement.ampquot (CTV NEWS)
- 2006 Israel-Lebanon Conflict:
- Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah is reported to have taken refuge in the Iranian Embassy in Beirut. (Washington-Times)
- 15 Hezbollah militants are killed while fighting in Bint Jbeil. (YNET NEWS)
- Israeli-Palestinian conflict (Operation Summer Rains):
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Sport Games on 28 July 2006
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Club Brugge - Gent : 5 - 0
Division 2Football (France)
- Ajaccio - Niort : 1 - 1
- Caen - Libourne : 2 - 1
- Chateauroux - Tours : 3 - 1
- Creteil - Guingamp : 0 - 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 2006 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Snap Yo Fingers - Lil Jon Featuring E-40 & Sean Paul Of The YoungBloodZ
- Cassie - Me & U
- LeToya - Torn
- So What - Field Mob Featuring Ciara
- Shoulder Lean - Young Dro Featuring T.I.
- Deja Vu - Beyonce Featuring Jay Z
- T.I. - Why You Wanna
- Yung Joc - It's Goin' Down
- Ne-Yo - Sexy Love
- Enough Cryin - Mary J. Blige Featuring Brook-Lyn
Top #10 Latin songs
- Down - RKM & Ken-Y
- Angelito - Don Omar
- Hips Don't Lie - Shakira Featuring Wyclef Jean
- No, No, No - Thalia Featuring Anthony "Romeo" Santos
- Caile - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- Joan Sebastian - Mas Alla Del Sol
- Machucando - Daddy Yankee
- Diganle - Conjunto Primavera
- Estoy Con El Y Pienso En Ti - Anais
- Este Corazon - RBD
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Shakira featuring Wyclef Jean - Hips Don't Lie
- Nelly Furtado - Maneater
- Lily Allen - Smile
- Sandi Thom - I Wish I Was A Punk Rocker (With Flowers In My Hair)
- Buttons - The Pussycat Dolls featuring Snoop Dogg
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?