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Friday 22 April 2011

2011-04-22

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of April people in US were listening to E.T. by Katy Perry. Fast Five, directed by Justin Lin, 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 ?

Fast Five

Directed by: Justin Lin

Starring: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson

Country: United States

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Bridesmaids

Directed by: Paul Feig

Starring: Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, Rose Byrne

Country: United States

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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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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 22 April 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • Saints Soter and Caius
  • Saint Leonidas (died 202)
  • Brazil - Discovery Day.
  • Saint Theodorus (d. 613)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Knox Followill: American child born to noted family,Knox is the son of Kings of Leon musicians, Matthew Followill and Johanna Bennett.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Cambodia and Thailand exchange fire across their mutual border with casualties on both sides. (BBC)
  • 3 people are killed and 3 others are wounded as a result of a blast in a factory in the Gaza Strip. (PNN)
  • Arab Spring
  • 2011 Syrian protests: At least 88 people are killed as a result of police firing at massive ampquotGreat Fridayampquot anti-government protests across the country, the deadliest day of protest there yet. (Press TV)
  • 2011 Libyan civil war: The head of America's military says the war is moving towards stalemate, even after its air strikes destroy 30-40 per cent of Libya's ground forces. American senator John McCain visits Benghazi. (BBC)

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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. Down On Me - Jeremih
  8. Look At Me Now - Chris Brown
  9. Britney Spears - Till The World Ends
  10. Jennifer Lopez - On The Floor

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.11511152
  • Time: A picture of Abraham Lincoln with a tear running down his face
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11575

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 ?

Armageddon Riders

Armageddon Riders

Platform: PlayStation 3

Genre: Vehicular combat

Publisher: Targem Games

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360,[5] Wii

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Activision

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Catherine

Platform: PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Genre: Puzzle platformer, adventure

Publisher: Atlus

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Cryptozookeeper

Cryptozookeeper

Platform: IBM PC, Macintosh, Linux

Genre: Interactive Fiction

Publisher: Robb Sherwin

Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games

Platform: Wii, Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Sports, party

Publisher: JP Nintendo; NA / PAL Sega

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