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Wednesday 28 June 2006

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include August Hermann . In that special week of June people in US were listening to Do I Make You Proud by Taylor Hicks. In UK Hips Don't Lie by Shakira featuring Wyclef Jean was in the top 5 hits. The Devil Wears Prada, directed by David Frankel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006 while The Cold Moon by Jeffery Deaver was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Psych. If you liked videogames you were probably playing ATV Offroad Fury 4 or DarkStar One.
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Movies

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

The Devil Wears Prada

Directed by: David Frankel

Starring: Anne Hathaway, Meryl Streep, Adrian Grenier, Emily Blunt

Country: United States

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The Boys & Girls Guide to Getting Down

Directed by: Paul Sapiano

Starring: Cricket Leigh, Kat Turner, John McGarr, Natalie Taylor

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Red Riding Hood

Directed by: Randal Kleiser

Starring: Lainie Kazan, Henry Cavill, Morgan Thompson, Sam Oz Stone

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Ira & Abby

Directed by: Robert Cary

Starring: Jennifer Westfeldt, Chris Messina, Jason Alexander, David Margulies

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Krrish

Directed by: Rakesh Roshan

Starring: Rekha, Hrithik Roshan, Priyanka Chopra, Sharat Saxena

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TV Series

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

Psych

Directed by: Michael Engler

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Foursome

Directed by: Claude d'Anna

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Drop Dead Gorgeous

Directed by: Philip Alderton

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Orange Roughies

Directed by: Chris Bailey

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Eine Liebe am Gardasee

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 June 2006 ?

Holidays:
  • Feast of St Irenaeus of Lyon
  • Vidovdan, Orthodox religious holiday commemorating St. Vitus
  • National Handshake Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • August Hermann: American noted family, the first child of actress Mariska Hargitay and Peter Hermann.
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Famous Deaths:
  • George Unwin: British WWII fighter ace (Born 1913).
  • Jim Baen: American science fiction publisher and editor (Born 1943).
  • Peter Rawlinson: Baron Rawlinson of Ewell, English barrister, politician and author (Born 1919).
  • George Page: American television host (Born 1935).
Facts:
  • Up to 200,000 people in the Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania area of the northeast United States are ordered to evacuate their homes due to the rising level of the Susquehanna River. 46 of 67 of Pennsylvania's counties are under a state of emergency. Extensive flooding is also occurring in surrounding states, including New York, where Governor George Pataki states ampquotThis is the worst flooding by far I’ve seen in my 12 years as governor.ampquot Governor Jon Corzine declares his entire state under
  • An angry mob in Dili, East Timor, attacks a refugee camp as the 2006 East Timor crisis continues. (''Melbourne Age'')
  • Israel launches an offensive into the southern Gaza Strip, following aerial strikes on bridges and electric power installations. Meanwhile, four Israeli war planes fly over the palace of Syria's president Bashar Assad in Latakia, reportedly while he was at the palace. (Reuters)
  • After numerous attempts to revive the film franchise over the past nineteen years, Superman is the central character in a new film from director Bryan Singer entitled ''Superman Returns''.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 2006 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Yung Joc - It's Goin' Down
  2. LeToya - Torn
  3. Snap Yo Fingers - Lil Jon Featuring E-40 & Sean Paul Of The YoungBloodZ
  4. Enough Cryin - Mary J. Blige Featuring Brook-Lyn
  5. So What - Field Mob Featuring Ciara
  6. T.I. - Why You Wanna
  7. DJ Play A Love Song - Jamie Foxx Featuring Twista
  8. Gimme That - Chris Brown Featuring Lil Wayne
  9. Ne-Yo - When You're Mad
  10. Ridin' - Chamillionaire Featuring Krayzie Bone
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Hips Don't Lie - Shakira Featuring Wyclef Jean
  2. Angelito - Don Omar
  3. Down - RKM & Ken-Y
  4. Caile - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
  5. Machucando - Daddy Yankee
  6. Volverte A Amar - Alejandra Guzman
  7. Mariano Barba - Aliado Del Tiempo
  8. Nuestro Amor Se Ha Vuelto Ayer - Victor Manuelle Featuring Yuridia
  9. Aventura - Un Beso
  10. Joan Sebastian - Mas Alla Del Sol

Books

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

The Cold Moon

By: Jeffery Deaver

On a frigid December night, an eerie pattern emerges from two equally brutal murder scenes, where a killer's calling card is a moon-faced clock that seemingly ticked away the victims' last

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Beach Road

By: James Patterson, Peter de Jonge

Montauk lawyer Tom Dunleavy's client list is woefully small - occasional real estate closings barely keep him in paper clips. When he is hired to defend a local man accused in a triple murder that has the East Hampton world ...

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The Saboteurs

By: W.E.B. Griffin and William E. Butterworth IV

Griffin fans have waited years for the return of his rousing stories of the OSS, and now, at last, aided and abetted by his son, William E.

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The Da Vinci Code

By: Dan Brown

PREMIUM MASS MARKET EDITION #1 Worldwide Bestseller—More Than 80 Million Copies Sold As millions of readers around the globe have already discovered, The Da Vinci Code is a reading experience unlike any other.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Broken Sword: The Angel of Death

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Point-and-click adventure

Publisher: NA DreamCatcher Interactive

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ATV Offroad Fury 4

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

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Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Action

Publisher: Marvelous Interactive

DarkStar One

Platform: Microsoft Windows Xbox 360 Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: Space trading and combat simulator

Publisher: CDV Software, Kalypso Media

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Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War – Dark Crusade

Platform: PC

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: THQ (former) Sega (current)

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Home videos

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

Lord of War

Studio: VHS and DVD release

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Separate Lies

Studio: DVD release

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Be Here to Love Me

Studio: DVD release

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Paradise Now

Studio: DVD release

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Ellie Parker

Studio: DVD release

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