Saturday 29 March 2008
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jade Thompson .
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Love In This Club by Usher.
In UK Mercy by Duffy was in the top 5 hits.
The Voyeur, directed by Tinto Brass, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008
while A New Earth by Eckhart Tolle was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Red vs Blue: Recollection Trilogy.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Command & Conquer 3: Kane's Wrath or Commander in Chief.
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Which were the important events of 29 March 2008 ?
- St. Bertold (d.1179)
- Blessed Hugo (d.1239)
- St. Ludolf of Ratzeburg (d.1250)
- St. Eustace
- Memorial day and commemoration of the 1947 revolt against French colonisation in Madagascar
- Youth Day in Taiwan
- Festival of Ishtar.
- St. Jonas (d. 327)
- Jade Thompson: American child born into a noted family.
- Thirty-five countries and over 370 cities join Earth Hour for the first time.
- Sixteen Shiite militiamen are killed in airstrikes supporting Iraqi government forces during the Battle of Basra (2008). (AP via Google News)
- Libby Trickett of Australia sets a new world record (21.28 seconds) for the 50 metres freestyle at the selection trials for the Australian swimming team at the 2008 Summer Olympics. (AFP via Google News)actual date: March 28 not March 29
- Zimbabweans vote in the presidential and parliamentary elections. (Reuters)
- Cities around the world participate in Earth Hour, an international event that asks households and businesses to turn off their lights and non-essential electrical appliances between 8-9pm local time. (Reuters via Yahoo! News)
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