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Sunday 2 January 2011

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 2, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Firework by Katy Perry. Nine Dead, directed by Chris Shadley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while Cross Fire by James Patterson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Glory Daze. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bit.Trip Flux or Darkest Hour: A Hearts of Iron Game.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 2 January 2011

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Movies

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

Nine Dead

Directed by: Chris Shadley

Starring: Melissa Joan Hart, William Lee Scott, John Terry, James C. Victor

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True Nature

Directed by: Patrick Steele

Starring: Carolyn McCormick, Marianne Porter, Reg Land, David Darlow

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Little Fockers

Directed by: Paul Weitz

Starring: Ben Stiller, Teri Polo, Robert De Niro, Owen Wilson

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Gulliver's Travels

Directed by: Rob Letterman

Starring: Jack Black, Emily Blunt, Jason Segel, Amanda Peet

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How Do You Know

Directed by: James L. Brooks

Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Paul Rudd, Owen Wilson, Jack Nicholson

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TV Series

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

Glory Daze

Directed by: Ramon Fernandez

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Backwash

Directed by: Danny Leiner

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In Between Men

Directed by: Jennifer Gelfer

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Rake

Written by: Peter Duncan, Richard Roxburgh, Charles Waterstreet

Directed by: Peter Duncan

Starring: Richard Roxburgh, Matt Day, Russell Dykstra, Danielle Cormack

Country: Australia

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Eva Luna

Directed by: Adriana Barraza

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 January 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • New Zealand ? Statutory holiday, Second day of New Year.
  • United States - Bonza Bottler Day.
  • Slovenia ? Second day of New Year.
  • Scotland ? Second day of the Hogmanay Bank Holiday.
  • Catholicism and Anglicanism ? Feast day of St. Basil the Great and Gregory Nazianzen.
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 02 January
Famous Deaths:
  • Anne Francis: American magazine cover girl at age five, she was a full-time pro model by seven; she had her Broadway debut at eleven and had landed a Hollywood contract by age sixteen.
  • Pete Postlethwaite: English actor (Born 1946).
  • Szeto Wah: Hong Kong politician and educationalist (Born 1931).
  • Richard D Winters: American Army officer (Born1918).
  • Pete Postlethwaite: English actor (Born 1946).
Facts:
  • 2010–2011 Ivorian crisis:
  • International mediators propose the establishment of a regional authority for Darfur, as a compromise between the Sudanese government and rebels’ demands, in a diplomatic effort to respond to Sudanese President Bashir’s order last week to withdraw the Sudanese government delegation from talks in Doha. (Radio Dabanga)
  • Egyptian police shoot and kill an African illegal immigrant outside the Israeli border. (''Ha'aretz'')
  • The U.S. Internal Revenue Service announces that, due to the late passage of the extension of the Bush tax cuts and other itemizations, up to 50 million Americans will not be able to file their 2010 tax returns until mid-February. (CNN.com)
  • Officials in Afghanistan said that the price of opium has doubled due to a blight. There are fears the higher prices will draw more farmers into that business. (Reuters)

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Sport Games on 2 January 2011

La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Ath Bilbao - La Coruna : 1 - 2
  • Barcelona - Levante : 2 - 1
  • Sevilla - Osasuna : 1 - 0
  • Sp Gijon - Malaga : 1 - 2
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La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • Albacete - Cordoba : 1 - 0
  • Betis - Gimnastic : 1 - 0
  • Girona - Cartagena : 1 - 1
  • Granada - Alcorcon : 1 - 0
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Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Dundee - Ross County : 2 - 0
  • Falkirk - Stirling : 4 - 2
  • Raith Rvs - Dunfermline : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 2 January 2011
Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Ayr - Dumbarton : 2 - 0
  • Stenhousemuir - Alloa : 2 - 3
See all Football game results of 2 January 2011

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 02, 2011 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Can't Be Friends - Trey Songz
  2. Aston Martin Music - Rick Ross Featuring Drake & Chrisette Michele
  3. What's My Name? - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  4. No Hands - Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Roscoe Dash & Wale
  5. Right Thru Me - Nicki Minaj
  6. Make A Movie - Twista Featuring Chris Brown
  7. Deuces - Chris Brown Featuring Tyga & Kevin McCall
  8. Lay It Down - Lloyd
  9. Wiz Khalifa - Black And Yellow
  10. No BS - Chris Brown
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Danza Kuduro - Don Omar & Lucenzo
  2. Loca - Shakira Featuring El Cata
  3. Bon, Bon - Pitbull
  4. Corazon Sin Cara - Prince Royce
  5. Ni Lo Intentes - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
  6. Nina De Mi Corazon - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  7. Arrastrando Las Patas - Larry Hernandez
  8. La Despedida - Daddy Yankee
  9. Sergio Vega - Millonario de Amor
  10. Y No Regresas - Juanes
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. The Black Keys - Tighten Up
  2. Linkin Park - Waiting For The End
  3. World So Cold - Three Days Grace
  4. Stone Sour - Say You'll Haunt Me
  5. Neon Trees - Animal
  6. Mumford & Sons - Little Lion Man
  7. Muse - Undisclosed Desires
  8. Kings Of Leon - Radioactive
  9. Dog Days Are Over - Florence + The Machine
  10. Porn Star Dancing - My Darkest Days Featuring Zakk Wylde

Books

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

Cross Fire

By: James Patterson

Wedding bells ringDetective Alex Cross and Bree's wedding plans are put on hold when Alex is called to the scene of the perfectly executed assassination of two of Washington D.C.'s

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The Last Boy

By: Jane Leavy

Award-winning sports writer Jane Leavy follows her New York Times runaway bestseller Sandy Koufax with the definitive biography of baseball icon Mickey Mantle.

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Room

By: Emma Donoghue

NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE -- nominated for four Academy Awards, including Best PictureTo five-year-old-Jack, Room is the world. . . . It's where he was born, it's where he and his Ma eat and sleep and play and learn.

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America by Heart: Reflections on Family, Faith, and Flag

By: Sarah Palin

Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin delivers an intimate and personal look at the woman behind the public servant. In her #1 New York Times bestselling memoir Going Rogue—the bestselling nonfiction book of 2009—Palin gave readers a look at her upbringing, ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Arcania: Fall of Setarrif

Arcania: Fall of Setarrif

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Nordic Games GmbH

Bit.Trip Flux

Bit.Trip Flux

Platform: Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Microsoft Windows, OS X

Genre: Action, Music

Publisher: Aksys Games (Wii, 3DS) Gaijin Games (PC)

Bumpy Road

Bumpy Road

Platform: iOS, Mac

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Simogo

Darkest Hour: A Hearts of Iron Game

Darkest Hour: A Hearts of Iron Game

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time grand strategy

Publisher: Paradox Interactive

All Zombies Must Die!

All Zombies Must Die!

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Square Enix

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Case 39

Studio: Paramount Vantage

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Paranormal Activity 2

Studio: Paramount

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Gulliver's Travels

Studio: Fox

Format: DVD, Blu-ray & Blu-ray 3D

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Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll

Studio: Tribeca

Format: DVD

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Vanishing on 7th Street

Studio: Magnolia

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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