Sunday 11 September 2011
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Moves Like Jagger by Maroon 5.
Contagion, directed by Steven Soderbergh, 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..
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- Tenth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks:
- Memorial ceremonies are held at New York's Ground Zero and elsewhere in the United States, to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the September 11 attacks. Ceremonies are also held worldwide to mark the anniversary of the attacks. (Yahoo News via AP)
- The National September 11 Memorial, located on the site of the former World Trade Center, opens in New York City. (''Daily Sundial'')
- A truck bomb at a military outpost in Wardak Province, Afghanistan, kills several civilians. (''Miami Herald'')
- Police in Gothenburg, Sweden, arrest four people after a suspected failed terrorist attack. (Sky News)
- At least 22 people are dead in the Indian state of Orissa as a result of flooding. (IBN)
- UK police raid the Greenacre caravan site in Leighton Buzzard, rescuing 24 men who had been held there as slaves in squalid conditions . (''The Guardian'')
- Voters in Guatemala go to the polls for a general election. (''Christian Science Monitor'')
- In tennis, Samantha Stosur of Australia wins the Women's Singles in the 2011 US Open, defeating Serena Williams of the United States 6-2, 6-3. (''New York Times'')
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