Sunday 10 July 2011
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Harper Beckham .
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Give Me Everything by Pitbull.
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2, directed by David Yates, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011
while Heaven Is for Real by Todd Burpo with Lynn Vincent was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rake.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Age of Empires Online or Defenders of Ardania.
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- Mauritania - Armed Forces Day
- Bahamas - Independence Day
- Silence Day - celebrated by followers of Meher Baba
- Ancient Latvia - Septinu Bralu Diena observed
- Harper Beckham: American born child of noted celebrities, the child is the fourth child and first daughter of soccer star David Beckham and wife Victoria Beckham.
- Bangladeshi police fire tear gas at Islamist activists trying to enforce a general strike in the town of Keraniganj with dozens hurt in the riots. (Reuters)
- Three NATO service members are killed in separate attacks in Afghanistan. (AP via ''Washington Post'')
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- The final edition of the ''News of the World'' is published in the United Kingdom. (''The Guardian'')
- A fire in a retirement home in the village of Beloye in the western Ukraine kills 16 people. (RIA Novosti)
- A hundred people are injured as the Kalka Mail is derailed near the town of Fathepur Malwa in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. (IBN Live)
- The cruise ship ''Bulgaria'' sinks in the Volga River near Bolgar, Russia. At least 110 of the 196 on board go down with the ship and drown, while 80 were rescued alive. (BBC Europe)
- Twenty prisoners escape from a jail in the town of Tumaco in Colombia's Nariño Department with three people recaptured. (BBC)
- The Prime Minister of Australia Julia Gillard announces the details of a plan to introduce a carbon tax. (''Sydney Morning Herald'')
- Pro-Palestinian activists begin a week of protests on the West Bank. (''Jerusalem Post'')
- In association football, Mexico wins the 2011 FIFA U-17 World Cup, defeating Uruguay 2–0 at Estadio Azteca in Mexico City. (Official FIFA U-17 World Cup Website)
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