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Friday 21 December 2012

2012-12-21

It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Locked Out Of Heaven by Bruno Mars. The Millionaire Tour, directed by Inon Shampanier, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012 while Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Third Wheel by Jeff Kinne was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 21 December 2012 and get them!

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Millionaire Tour

Directed by: Inon Shampanier

Starring: Dominic Monaghan, Jordan Belfi, Rick Gomez

Country: United States

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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Directed by: Peter Jackson

Starring: Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage

Country: United States

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The Great Silence

Directed by: Sergio Corbucci

Starring: Jean-Louis Trintignant, Klaus Kinski, Frank Wolff

Country: United States

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Vampyr

Directed by: Carl Th. Dreyer

Starring: Julian West, Maurice Schutz, Rena Mandel

Country: United States

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The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2

Directed by: Bill Condon

Starring: Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

@TheBar

Starring: Sam Brilhart, Merrill Capps, Heather Hudson, Amy Jennings

Country: United States

The Slow Mo Guys

Starring: Gavin Free, Dan Gruchy, Freddie Wong

Country: United Kingdom

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The Untold History of the United States

Starring: Oliver Stone, Alan Shearman, Jim Ward, André Sogliuzzo

Country: United States

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The Man

Starring: Meredith Molinari

Country: United States

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On Cinema

Starring: Gregg Turkington, Tim Heidecker

Country: United States

Find out your future

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 December 2012 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
  • Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 21 December
Facts:
  • The Mesoamerican Long Count calendar, notably used by the pre-Columbian Mayan civilization among others, completes a quotgreat cyclequot of thirteen ''b'ak'tuns'' (periods of 144,000 days each) since the mythical creation date of the calendar's current era.Susan Milbrath, Curator of Latin American Art and Archaeology, Florida Museum of Natural History, quoted in quotThe Sky Is Not Fallingquot ''New Wave'', Tulane University, June 25, 2008.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2012 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Bruno Mars - Locked Out Of Heaven
  2. Rihanna - Diamonds
  3. Ke$ha - Die Young
  4. The Lumineers - Ho Hey
  5. One More Night - Maroon 5
  6. Flo Rida - I Cry
  7. Phillip Phillips - Home
  8. Fun. - Some Nights
  9. Beauty And A Beat - pitbull
  10. Let Me Love You (Until You Learn To Love Yourself) - Ne-Yo

Make this date unforgettable

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD cards from 21 December 2012 to enjoy the time of your life

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 2012?

Books

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

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Third Wheel

By: Jeff Kinne

Youth: Greg's life is turned upside down when his school has a Valentine's Day dance and he has a date but his friend Rowley doesn't. (H, Amulet Books)

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The Black Box

By: Michael Connell

Harry Bosch links the bullet from a recent crime to a 1992 murder case he originally investigated. (E, Little, Brown)

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Cold Days: A Novel of the Dresden Files

By: Jim Butcher

HARRY DRESDEN LIVES!!! After being murdered by a mystery assailant, navigating his way through the realm between life and death, and being brought back to the mortal world, Harry realizes that maybe death wasn’t all that bad.

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Cold Days

By: Jim Butcher

A #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING DRESDEN FILES NOVEL FROM JIM BUTCHERAfter being murdered and then brought back to life, Harry Dresden soon realizes that maybe death wasn’t all that bad.

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Remember when

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Atelier Ayesha: The Alchemist of Dusk

Platform: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: JP Gust Co. Ltd.; WW Koei Tecmo

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Beatmania IIDX 20: Tricoro

Beatmania IIDX 20: Tricoro

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Music

Publisher: Konami Corporation

Capcom Digital Collection

Platform: Xbox 360

Genre: Compilation

Publisher: Capcom

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El Chavo

Platform: Wii

Genre: Party

Publisher: Slang Publishing[2] Televisa Home Entertainment

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Gotham City Impostors

Gotham City Impostors

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment


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