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Sunday 24 April 2011

2011-04-24

It was Sunday, 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 24 April 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Alexander (died 178)
  • Genocide Remembrance Day in Armenia.
  • Republic Day in The Gambia (1970).
  • Newman's Day.
  • 24-Hour Comics Day.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • More than 500 people are killed in Nigeria. (Al Jazeera)
  • Military clashes kill 57 people in Sudan. (Al Jazeera)
  • NATO fires on Iranian fishermen, wounding them and killing some civilians. (Press TV)
  • At least 4 people are wounded at the entrance of a Catholic church after Easter Mass in Baghdad. (BBC)
  • A group of 15 Israeli Jewish worshipers entered the Palestinian city of Nablus to pray in the Jewish holy site Joseph's Tomb, without coordinating their visit with the IDF as required by law. After finishing praying, as the Jewish worshipers were leaving Nablus, their cars came under fire from a Palestinian Authority police jeep. Five Israelis were injured in the attack and the nephew of Israeli Culture and Sport Minister Limor Livnat was killed. (Ynet)

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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

Make this date unforgettable

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD cards from 24 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.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 ?

Ant Raid

Ant Raid

Platform: iOS

Genre: Real-time strategy

Batman: Arkham City

Platform: PlayStation 3; Xbox 360; Microsoft Windows; Wii U; OS X; PlayStation 4; Xbox One

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

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Battle: Los Angeles

Battle: Los Angeles

Platform: Microsoft Windows Xbox 360 PlayStation 3 OnLive

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Konami

don't take it personally, babe, it just ain't your story

don't take it personally, babe, it just ain't your story

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, Linux

Genre: Visual novel

American cover art

American cover art

Platform: Nintendo DS PlayStation 3 Wii Xbox 360 Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Action

Publisher: Sega


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