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Sunday 3 January 2010

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 3, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Vida McConaughey . In that special week of January people in US were listening to TiK ToK by Ke$ha. Leap Year, directed by Anand Tucker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while Ford County by John Grisham was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching World War II in Color. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Age of Hammer Wars or Doctor Who: Return to Earth.
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What the sky looked like on 3 January 2010

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

Leap Year

Directed by: Anand Tucker

Starring: Amy Adams, Matthew Goode, Adam Scott, John Lithgow

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The Bannen Way

Directed by: Jesse Warren

Starring: Mark Gantt, Vanessa Marcil, Gabriel Tigerman, Michael Ironside

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Dulha Mil Gaya

Directed by: Mudassar Aziz

Starring: Sushmita Sen, Fardeen Khan, Ishita Sharma, Shah Rukh Khan

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Directed by: Eddie Lengyel

Starring: Rob Jaeger, Karen Fox, Michael Reddy, Robyn Griggs

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The Pool Boys

Directed by: J.B. Rogers

Starring: Matthew Lillard, Brett Davern, Efren Ramirez, Rachelle Lefevre

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TV Series

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

World War II in Color

Starring: Robert Powell, Adolf Hitler, Winston Churchill

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Albert Schweitzer

Directed by: Gavin Millar

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Men of a Certain Age

Directed by: Parthiban Shanmugam

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Directed by: Rob York

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Fear Clinic

Directed by: Robert Hall

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 3 January 2010 ?

  • The tenth night and ninth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
  • The Festival of Sleep Day
  • In astronomy the best date to view the Quadrantids meteor shower.
  • Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Pax
  • Feast day of St Genevieve
Famous Birthdays:
  • Vida McConaughey: American noted family, the daughter and second child of actor Matthew McConaughey and model/designer Camila Alves.
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Famous Deaths:
  • The United States and the United Kingdom close their embassies in Yemen due to the ongoing security threat by Al Qaeda.
  • A 5.1 magnitude earthquake leaves 20,000 homeless and causes US$1.5 million in damage in eastern Tajikistan. (RIA Novosti)
  • The death toll as a result of recent mudslides which have hit Brazil rises to more than 85, including at least 29 in a hotel collapse, and two nuclear power stations are intended to be shut down as a precaution. (BBC)
  • The Eritrean military claims at least 10 Ethiopian soldiers were killed and 2 captured when Ethiopia launched an armed incursion into Eritrea. The Ethiopian military claims 25 Eritrean soldiers were killed while attacking Ethiopian positions. (AFP)
  • At least 47 people are killed during heavy fighting in the Somali town of Dhuusa Mareeb. (''Gulf Times'')

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Sport Games on 3 January 2010

La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Almeria - Xerez : 1 - 0
  • Getafe - Valladolid : 1 - 0
  • Mallorca - Ath Bilbao : 2 - 0
  • Osasuna - Real Madrid : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 3 January 2010
La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • Cadiz - Gimnastic : 0 - 1
  • Celta - Murcia : 1 - 1
  • Elche - Las Palmas : 2 - 5
  • Vallecano - Levante : 0 - 0
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Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Dundee - Airdrie Utd : 0 - 1
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Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Celtic - Rangers : 1 - 1
  • Hibernian - Hearts : 1 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 03, 2010 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2010 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. I Invented Sex - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
  2. It Kills Me - Melanie Fiona
  3. Money To Blow - Birdman Featuring Lil Wayne & Drake
  4. Say Aah - Trey Songz Featuring Fabolous
  5. Papers - Usher
  6. Empire State Of Mind - Jay-Z + Alicia Keys
  7. BedRock - Young Money Featuring Lloyd
  8. Bad Habits - Maxwell
  9. Baby By Me - 50 Cent Featuring Ne-Yo
  10. Alicia Keys - Try Sleeping With A Broken Heart
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Me Gusta Todo De Ti - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
  2. Looking For Paradise - Alejandro Sanz Featuring Alicia Keys
  3. Dile Al Amor - Aventura
  4. Se Me Va La Voz - Alejandro Fernandez
  5. Hay Ojitos - Intocable
  6. Te Ira Mejor Sin Mi - Joan Sebastian
  7. Gracias A Ti - Wisin & Yandel Featuring Enrique Iglesias
  8. La Calabaza - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  9. Did It Again (Lo Hecho Esta Hecho) - Shakira
  10. Equivocada - Thalia
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Break - Three Days Grace
  2. I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin
  3. Muse - Uprising
  4. Weezer - (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
  5. If You Only Knew - Shinedown
  6. Foo Fighters - Wheels
  7. Kings And Queens - Thirty Seconds To Mars
  8. Alice In Chains - Check My Brain
  9. Savior - Rise Against
  10. Phoenix - 1901


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

Ford County

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERNumber 1 New York Times bestselling author John Grisham takes us back to Ford County, Mississippi, the setting of his first novel, A Time to Kill.

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By: Stephenie Meyer

Isabella Swan's move to Forks, a small, perpetually rainy town in Washington, could have been the most boring move she ever made. But once she meets the mysterious and alluring Edward Cullen, Isabella's life takes a thrilling and terrifying turn.

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Stones Into Schools

By: Greg Mortenson

From the author of the #1 bestseller Three Cups of Tea, the continuing story of this determined humanitarian’s efforts to promote peace through educationIn this dramatic first-person narrative, Greg Mortenson picks

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Have a Little Faith

By: Mitch Albom

Now including a new chapter for the paperback edition. "A masterpiece."--Publishers Weekly "In the beginning there was a question. 'Will you do my eulogy' As is often the case with faith, I thought I was being asked a favor.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Age of Hammer Wars

Age of Hammer Wars

Platform: PlayStation Portable PlayStation 3

Genre: Action, arcade

Publisher: iSquared Games

Doctor Who: Return to Earth

Doctor Who: Return to Earth

Platform: Wii

Publisher: BBC Multimedia

Banzai Rabbit

Banzai Rabbit

Platform: iOS

Ben 10: Alien Force-The Rise of Hex

Ben 10: Alien Force-The Rise of Hex

Platform: WiiWare, Xbox Live Arcade

Genre: Action Platform game

Publisher: Konami Digital Entertainment

Dance Dance Revolution Music Fit

Dance Dance Revolution Music Fit

Platform: Nintendo Wii

Genre: Music, Exercise

Publisher: Konami

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News articles
Harvard Teaching Hospitals Cap Outside Pay

The owner of two hospitals limited outside pay for officials who are on biotechnology or drug companies’ boards. [..]

Home videos

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


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Perrier's Bounty

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Multiple Sarcasms

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Jonah Hex

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Eat Pray Love

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