Saturday 14 April 2012
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of April people in US were listening to We Are Young by Fun..
Think Like a Man, directed by Tim Story, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012
while Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 14 April 2012 ?
- Vishu - Harvest festival in Kerala, India.
- N'Ko Alphabet Day - the anniversary of the day the N'Ko alphabet was completed in 1949.
- Tamil New Year - Celebrations for Tamils all over the world.
- New Year Celebrations in parts of India and whole of Sri Lanka.
- Baisakhi - Celebrations in Punjab, India.
- Poila Baisakh - Celebrations in Bengal, India.
- Youth Day in Angola.
- Black Day - Informal celebration day for single people in South Korea.
- 2nd Day Passover (in 2006) - Jewish festival.
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 14 April
- Anti-austerity demonstrators take place at the ruling Labour Party's centenary conference with protesters using a coffin draped in the Irish tricolour. (''Irish Examiner'')
- 2011–2012 Bahraini uprising: A 15-year-old is shot through the chest by police in Bahrain. (Al Jazeera)
- Sudanese forces advance on the town of Heglig that is occupied by South Sudanese forces during days of cross-border clashes. (Al Jazeera)
- Tornadoes touch down in the southern central Great Plains of the United States, with hail falling in Oklahoma. (CNN)
- South Korean warships search the Yellow Sea for rocket debris from the failed North Korean Kwangmyŏngsŏng-3 launch yesterday. (''Jakarta Post'')
- Iran and world powers, including the United States, Russia, and China, begin talks about Iran's nuclear program. (''New York Times'')
- Former Italy under-21 footballer Piermario Morosini dies after collapsing face down with a suspected heart attack on the pitch. (BBC)
- Neptune Collonges ridden by Daryl Jacob wins the 2012 Grand National, but the race is tinged with sadness following the deaths of this year's Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Synchronised and Yorkshire horse According To Pete. (''The Guardian'')
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 2012 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carly Rae Jepsen - Call Me Maybe
- Gotye - Somebody That I Used To Know
- Fun. - We Are Young
- Kelly Clarkson - Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)
- Katy Perry - Part Of Me
- Justin Bieber - Boyfriend
- The Wanted - Glad You Came
- One Direction - What Makes You Beautiful
- Nicki Minaj - Starships
- Flo Rida - Wild Ones
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