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Sunday 17 April 2011

2011-04-17

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of April people in US were listening to E.T. by Katy Perry. Insidious, directed by James Wan, 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.
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 months ?

Insidious

Directed by: James Wan

Starring: Patrick Wilson, Rose Byrne, Ty Simpkins

Country: United States

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Detention

Directed by: Joseph Kahn

Starring: Josh Hutcherson, Shanley Caswell, Spencer Locke

Country: United States

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L'argent

Directed by: Marcel L'Herbier

Starring: Brigitte Helm, Marie Glory, Yvette Guilbert

Country: United States

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Just Go with It

Directed by: Dennis Dugan

Starring: Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston, Brooklyn Decker

Country: United States

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I Saw the Devil

Directed by: Jee-woon Kim

Starring: Byung-hun Lee, Min-sik Choi, Gook-hwan Jeon

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Game of Thrones

Written by: David Benioff, D.B. Weiss

Starring: Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington

Country: United States

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Monty Don's Italian Gardens

Starring: Monty Don

Country: United Kingdom

Game Sack

Starring: Joe Redifer, David White

Country: United States

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Undergrad

Written by: Evan Iwata, Nick Rodriguez

Starring: Miles du Mosch, Shalini Bathina, Annie Jankowski, Alex Diehl

Country: United States

Half in the Bag

Starring: Mike Stoklasa, Jay Bauman, Rich Evans

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 April 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • Pope Anicetus (died 166)
  • Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
  • Saint Landricus
  • Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
  • Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • At least four people are shot dead by security forces during anti-government protests in Syria. (AFP via Channel News Asia)
  • 2011 Libyan civil war
  • Rebel forces in Libya regain the town of Ajdabiya. (Al Jazeera)
  • Heavy fighting continues in Misrata with reports of seventeen people dying. (AP via ''Houston Chronicle'')
  • NATO announces that eight soldiers from member countries died in fighting in Afghanistan. (AP via Fox News)

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Katy Perry - E.T.
  2. S&M - Rihanna
  3. S&M - Rihanna
  4. The Black Eyed Peas - Just Can't Get Enough
  5. F**K You (Forget You) - Cee Lo Green
  6. Lady GaGa - Born This Way
  7. Look At Me Now - Chris Brown
  8. Down On Me - Jeremih
  9. Jennifer Lopez - On The Floor
  10. F**kin' Perfect - P!nk

Make this date unforgettable

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD cards from 17 April 2011 to enjoy the time of your life

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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.1150
  • Time: Why shale can solve the energy crisis
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11574

Books

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

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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City of Fallen Angels

By: Cassandra Clare

Trust is dangerous, and to love is to destroy. Plunge into the fourth installment in the internationally bestselling Mortal Instruments series and “prepare to be hooked” (Entertainment Weekly)—now with a gorgeous new cover, a map, a new foreword, and exclusive ...

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Water for Elephants

By: Sara Gruen

Though he may not speak of them, the memories still dwell inside Jacob Jankowski's ninety-something-year-old mind. Memories of himself as a young man, tossed by fate onto a rickety train that was home to the Benzini Brothers Most Spectacular Show ...

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The Fifth Witness

By: Michael Connell

Defense attorney Mickey Haller represents a woman in foreclosure accused of killing her banker. (E, Little, Brown)

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Civilization World

Platform: Facebook Platform

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: 2K Games

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Contre Jour

Contre Jour

Platform: Standard web browsers (HTML5), iOS, Windows Phone, Android, Windows 8

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Chillingo

Dance Dance Revolution Freedom

Dance Dance Revolution Freedom

Platform: iOS

Genre: Music

Publisher: Konami

Dance Dance Revolution X3

Dance Dance Revolution X3

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Music, exercise

Publisher: Konami

Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7

Platform: iOS; Microsoft Windows; Nintendo 3DS; Nintendo DS; OS X; PlayStation 3; PlayStation Portable; PlayStation Vita; Wii; Xbox 360

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment; Feral Interactive (OS X)

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