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Thursday 6 October 2011

2011-10-06

It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Moves Like Jagger by Maroon 5. Hugo, directed by Martin Scorsese, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while The Help by Kathryn Stockett was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Hugo

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

Starring: Asa Butterfield, Chlo Grace Moretz, Christopher Lee

Country: United States

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Shame

Directed by: Steve McQueen

Starring: Michael Fassbender, Carey Mulligan, James Badge Dale

Country: United States

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Real Steel

Directed by: Shawn Levy

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Evangeline Lilly, Dakota Goyo

Country: United States

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50/50

Directed by: Jonathan Levine

Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen, Anna Kendrick

Country: United States

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Killer Elite

Directed by: Gary McKendry

Starring: Jason Statham, Clive Owen, Robert De Niro

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The B.S. of A. with Brian Sack

Starring: Lauren Adams, Anthony Atamanuik, Ben Rameaka

Country: United States

Girl Parts

Starring: Kelsey Robinson, Meagan Gordon, Corinne Becker, Melanie Molnar

Country: United States

Walking in Circles

Starring: Eric Radic, Adam Rady, Katie Wilson, Jonah Priour

Country: United States

Vic & Bob's Afternoon Delights

Starring: Bob Mortimer, Vic Reeves

Country: United Kingdom

Inside Nature's Giants

Starring: Mark Evans

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 October 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • Judaism - Fast of Gedalia (2005)
  • Egypt - National Day or Victory Day; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
  • U.S. - German-American Day observed since 1987; Mad Hatter Day
  • French Republican Calendar - �ne (Donkey) Day, fifteenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Ireland - Ivy Day, formerly honoring the Irish revolutionary Padraig Pearse, commemmorates the death of Charles Stewart Parnell.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer is awarded the 2011 Nobel Prize in Literature. (''The Washington Post'')
  • Production at the Japanese plants of carmaker Toyota returns to normal following the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami. (Kyodo)
  • The Bank of England injects a further £75bn into the British economy through quantitative easing. (BBC)
  • Tropical Storm Jova forms off the Pacific coast of Mexico. (NHC)
  • South Korea rejects North Korea's demands that two citizens from the north who crossed the border be repatriated. (Yonhap)

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 2011 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Maroon 5 - Moves Like Jagger
  2. Adele - Someone Like You
  3. Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks
  4. LMFAO - Party Rock Anthem
  5. Gym Class Heroes - Stereo Hearts
  6. Lighters - Bad Meets Evil
  7. Cheers (Drink To That) - Rihanna
  8. Lady Gaga - You And I
  9. You Make Me Feel… - Cobra Starship
  10. LMFAO - Sexy And I Know It

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 2011?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Why Mom Liked You Best: The Science of Favoritism -- Oct. 3, 2011
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11658
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11659

Books

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

The Help

By: Kathryn Stockett

Aibileen is a black maid in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, who's always taken orders quietly, but lately she's unable to hold her bitterness back. Her friend Minny has never held her tongue but now must somehow keep secrets about her employer ...

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The Hunger Games

By: Suzanne Collins

In the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying districts. Long ago the districts waged war on the Capitol and were defeated.

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Lethal

By: Sandra Brown

When her four year old daughter informs her a sick man is in their yard, Honor Gillette rushes out to help him. But that "sick" man turns out to be Lee Coburn, the man accused of murdering seven people the ...

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Heaven Is for Real

By: Todd Burpo with Lynn Vincent

A little boys astounding story of his trip to heaven and back.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

CardMon Hero

CardMon Hero

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Card battle, MMORPG

Publisher: HanbitSoft

Chaos Rings Omega

Chaos Rings Omega

Platform: iOS, Android, PS Vita

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Square Enix

Clan of Champions

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: JP Acquire; NA NIS America

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Conduit 2

Platform: Wii

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Sega

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Dead Space

Platform: iOS, BlackBerry PlayBook, Xperia Play, Android, BlackBerry 10

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Tell the world why 6 October 2011 is such a special date for you!