Sunday 3 April 2011
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 3, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Born This Way by Lady GaGa.
Soul Surfer, directed by Sean McNamara, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011
while Physics Of The Future by Michio Kaku was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching My Babysitter's a Vampire.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Child of Eden or Cubic Ninja.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 3 April 2011
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Which were the important events of 3 April 2011 ?
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- Saint Agape (died 304)
- Saint Richard (d.1253)
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- 2011 Bahraini protests:
- Authorities ban the publication of the main opposition paper ''Al Wasat''. (''Malaysia Star'')
- 2011 Libyan civil war:
- Forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi continue to shell the western city of Misrata. (Al Jazeera)
- 2011 Syrian protests:
- Syria tightens security to crack down on anti-government protests. (FoxNews)
- President Bashar al-Assad appoints Adel Safar as Prime Minister to form a new government. (newser)
- The United States Government offers free flights out of Syria to its employees. (Reuters)
- 2011 Yemeni protests:
- Anti-government opposition coalition unveils plan to end month-long unrest. (''Haaretz'')
- At least 40 people are dead and 100 injured following a Taliban suicide bomb on a Sufi Muslim shrine in Pakistan. (''The Scotsman'')
- The People's Republic of China detains Ai Weiwei, a leading artist and dissident, as part of a crackdown on dissenting views. (''Wall Street Journal'')
- Taylor Swift wins the Entertainer of the Year award at the Academy of Country Music Awards 2010 with Miranda Lambert winning four awards including Female Vocalist of the year. (AP)
- The bodies of two dead workers are found at the afflicted Fukushima I Nuclear Power Plant in Japan. (''New York Times'')
- The wreckage of Air France Flight 447, which crashed in June 2009, killing 228 people, is found in the Atlantic Ocean. (AP via MSNBC)
- A presidential election takes place in Kazakhstan, with President Nursultan Nazarbayev winning 95% of the vote. (RIA Novosti)
- Russian President Dmitry Medvedev orders Prime Minister Vladimir Putin to remove his deputies on the boards of state companies by 1 July. (BBC)
- Guido Westerwelle, the Foreign Minister of Germany, resigns as leader of the Free Democrats following recent poor electoral performances. (''Financial Times'')
- Among the rising concerns about the water quality in Hanoi's Hoan Kiem Lake, its giant sacred turtle is captured for study and (possibly) medical treatment. Reuters
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Sport Games on 3 April 2011
Serie AItalian Football
- Catania - Palermo : 4 - 0
- Cesena - Fiorentina : 2 - 2
- Chievo - Sampdoria : 0 - 0
- Genoa - Cagliari : 0 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- FC Koln - Nurnberg : 1 - 0
- Wolfsburg - Ein Frankfurt : 1 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Aachen - Munich 1860 : 2 - 1
- Hertha - Paderborn : 2 - 0
- Oberhausen - Union Berlin : 0 - 2
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Espanol - Santander : 1 - 2
- La Coruna - Mallorca : 2 - 1
- Levante - Malaga : 3 - 1
- Osasuna - Ath Madrid : 2 - 3
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 2011 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Look At Me Now - Chris Brown Featuring Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes
- Moment 4 Life - Nicki Minaj Featuring Drake
- Love Faces - Trey Songz
- 6 Foot 7 Foot - Lil Wayne Featuring Cory Gunz
- All Of The Lights - Kanye West
- Fall For Your Type - Jamie Foxx Featuring Drake
- Did It On'em - Nicki Minaj
- Down On Me - Jeremih Featuring 50 Cent
- No BS - Chris Brown
- Far Away - Marsha Ambrosius
Top #10 Latin songs
- Lluvia Al Corazon - Mana
- Corazon Sin Cara - Prince Royce
- Me Encantaria - Fidel Rueda
- Danza Kuduro - Don Omar & Lucenzo
- No Me Digas Que No - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Wisin & Yandel
- Ni Lo Intentes - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
- Llueve El Amor - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- Violento - Gracias A Dios
- El Padrino - Joan Sebastian
- Estoy Enamorado - Wisin & Yandel
Top #10 Rock songs
- Rope - Foo Fighters
- Cage The Elephant - Shake Me Down
- The Cave - Mumford & Sons
- Help Is On The Way - Rise Against
- The Black Keys - Tighten Up
- Linkin Park - Waiting For The End
- Diamond Eyes (Boom-Lay Boom-Lay Boom) - Shinedown
- Mumford & Sons - Little Lion Man
- Stone Sour - Say You'll Haunt Me
- Country Song - Seether
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