Monday 3 October 2011
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 3, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Boone Church .
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Moves Like Jagger by Maroon 5.
Hugo, directed by Martin Scorsese, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011
while The Art Of Fielding by Chad Harbach was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Dragon Age: Redemption.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing A Certain Magical Index or Lego Battles: Ninjago.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 3 October 2011
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Which were the important events of 3 October 2011 ?
- Boone Church: American child of noted family, his parents are Eric Church, country singer and his wife Katherine.
- North Caucasus insurgency:
- Two police officers are killed in a suicide car bombing in Kizilyurt, Dagestan, Russia. (CNN)
- A mosque in the Israeli village of Tuba-Zangaria is torched. (Haaretz)
- American cell phone service provider Sprint Nextel reportedly pays $20 billion for exclusive rights to Apple's next mobile phone. (''Wall Street Journal'' via CNET)
- The United States Supreme Court announces that it won't hear a much-noted dispute on the width of the ampquotfirst saleampquot doctrine in copyright law. (''Washington Post'')
- Eight people are injured following an explosion and fire at a factory in Surrey, United Kingdom. (BBC)
- An Italian appeals court overturns Amanda Knox's 26-year sentence for murder and sexual assault. (CBC News)
- A US court sentences two more Somali pirates to life in prison for capturing a yacht off the coast of Africa in February. (AFP via Google News)
- Helle Thorning-Schmidt presents her new coalition government, thereby becoming the 41st and the first female Prime Minister of Denmark. She takes over the office from Lars Løkke Rasmussen. (''Winnipeg Free Press'')
- Advocates for prisoners in the US state of California claim that more than 12,000 inmates are now participating in a hunger strike over prison conditions. (''Los Angeles Times'')
- Bruce Beutler of the US, Jules A. Hoffmann of France and Ralph Steinman of Canada (posthumously) share the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for research into the immune system. (BBC)
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Sport Games on 3 October 2011
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Braunschweig - Fortuna Dusseldorf : 1 - 1
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Xerez - Girona : 2 - 1
Division 2Football (France)
- Boulogne - Bastia : 1 - 3
Liga IFootball (Portugal)
- Gil Vicente - Beira Mar : 0 - 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 2011 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Marvin & Chardonnay - Big Sean Featuring Kanye West & Roscoe Dash
- Headlines - Drake
- Quickie - Miguel
- She Will - Lil Wayne Featuring Drake
- Otis - Jay Z Kanye West Featuring Otis Redding
- How To Love - Lil Wayne
- I'm On One - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
- Beyonce - Best Thing I Never Had
- Wet The Bed - Chris Brown Featuring Ludacris
- That Way - Wale Featuring Jeremih & Rick Ross
Top #10 Latin songs
- Tu Olor - Wisin & Yandel
- Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
- Taboo - Don Omar
- Olvidame - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
- Rain Over Me - Pitbull Featuring Marc Anthony
- Di Que Regresaras - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
- Te Amo y Te Amo - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
- Promise - Romeo Santos Featuring Usher
- You - Romeo Santos
- Donde Estas Presumida - Chuy Lizarraga y Su Banda Tierra Sinaloense
Top #10 Rock songs
- Walk - Foo Fighters
- The Adventures Of Rain Dance Maggie - Red Hot Chili Peppers
- Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks
- The Sound Of Winter - Bush
- Not Again - Staind
- Tonight - Seether
- Up All Night - Blink-182
- Make It Stop (September's Children) - Rise Against
- Rope - Foo Fighters
- Country Song - Seether
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $38.80
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $81.52
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $69.88
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $22.68
- 1 CHF = 6.9212 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.0486 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.8738 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.075 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?