Wednesday August 29, 2007
US date format: 8/29/2007, UK date format: 29/8/2007
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It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 29, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.
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.
Eastern Promises, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Marimar.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Akatsuki Blitzkampf or Betty Boop's Double Shift.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 29, 2007?
- The first day of Thoth - which is the first day of the Egyptian calendar. Thoth is the Ibis-headed god of knowledge.
- Slovakia - Slovak National Uprising Day (1944, against the Nazis)
- Eastern Orthodox Christianity and Roman Catholic Church commemorate the beheading of John the Baptist with a feast day
- 1997 - Judgment Day, from the movie Terminator 2: Judgment Day
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- 2007 United States Air Force nuclear weapons incident: six US cruise missiles armed with nuclear warheads are flown without proper authorization from Minot Air Force Base to Barksdale Air Force Base.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 29, 2007?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Keyshia Cole Featuring Missy Elliott & Lil Kim - Let It Go
- Plies Featuring T-Pain - Shawty
- Ne-Yo - Do You
- Fantasia - When I See U
- Musiq Soulchild - teachme
- J. Holiday - Bed
- Fabolous Featuring Ne-Yo - Make Me Better
- Soulja Boy Tell'em - Crank That (Soulja Boy)
- T-Pain Featuring Akon - Bartender
- R. Kelly Duet With Usher - Same Girl
Sport Games on August 29, 2007
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Auxerre - Rennes : 0 - 2
- Le Mans - Paris SG : 0 - 2
- Lille - Monaco : 0 - 1
- Marseille - Nice : 0 - 2
- Metz - Bordeaux : 0 - 1
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- AT&T Prepares to Consolidate Some Ad Assignments AT&T has placed in review its media planning and buying account as it seeks to consolidate media chores, now handled by five agencies, at one of them. [..]
- Brooklyn Navy Yard, a Roomy Haven for Industry, Once Again Is Booming The Brooklyn Navy Yard, one of New York City’s major industrial real estate sites, is undergoing a renaissance. [..]
- See all financial news of August 29, 2007
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $83.49
- Apple AAPL: opens at $129.88
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $28.08
- General Electric GE: opens at $38.24
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $112.88
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