Thursday 4 July 2013, US Independence DayUS date format: 7/4/2013, UK date format: 4/7/2013
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 4, 2013). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat).
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Blurred Lines by Robin Thicke.
R.I.P.D., directed by Robert Schwentke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013
while Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching About Time.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alien Rage or Call of Juarez: Gunslinger.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- United States and Denmark - Independence Day (1776)
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- A new species of lizard is found in Sergipe, Brazil. (GloboNews)
- Former South African President Nelson Mandela is now in a "permanent vegetative state" and doctors have advised his family to turn off his life support machine. (AFP via News24) (Sky News)
- A series of talks between Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Prime Minister to solve the question around the former's resignation. After a third round the Prime Minister Passos Coelho is to meet with the President of the Republic Cavaco Silva.
- Portuguese political crisis, 2013: A series of talks between Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Prime Minister to solve the question around the former's resignation. After a third round the Prime Minister Passos Coelho is to meet with the President of the Republic Cavaco Silva.
- Campaigning gets underway in Japan for the House of Councillors election with voting to start on July 21. (Xinhua)
- At least 19 people have been shot in the US city of Chicago since Wednesday with four people killed and 15 injured. (NBC Chicago)
- Former President of France, Nicolas Sarkozy, announces his resignation from the Constitutional Council of France following a finding that he exceeded spending limits in his 2012 Presidential election campaign. (The Local)
- Egypt arrests Mohammed Badie, the Supreme Leader of the Muslim Brotherhood, for "inciting the killing of protesters". (Wires via France 24)
- Scotland Yard discovers new evidence and new witnesses in the Madeleine McCann case and opens a formal investigation into her disappearance. (BBC)
- South Korea offers to hold talks with North Korea over reopening a joint factory complex in the North Korean town of Kaesong which shut down in April. (AP via The Hindu)
- A house fire kills 6 people in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. (AP via Kansas.com)
- The Statue of Liberty opens for the first time since Hurricane Sandy caused extensive damage to Liberty Island in New York harbor in late October 2012. (The Atlantic Wire)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 2013 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke Featuring T.I. + Pharrell
- Can't Hold Us - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Ray Dalton
- #Beautiful - Mariah Carey Featuring Miguel
- Thrift Shop - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz
- Power Trip - J. Cole Featuring Miguel
- Bad - Wale Featuring Tiara Thomas Or Rihanna
- Same Love - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Mary Lambert
- U.O.E.N.O. - Rocko Featuring Future & Rick Ross
- No New Friends (SFTB Remix) - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
- Body Party - Ciara
Top #10 Latin songs
- Vivir Mi Vida - Marc Anthony
- Damaso - Gerardo Ortiz
- Y Te Vas - Banda Carnaval
- Limbo - Daddy Yankee
- La Pregunta - J Alvarez
- Zumba - Don Omar
- Te Me Vas - Prince Royce
- El Ruido de Tus Zapatos - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- El Coco No - Roberto Junior y Su Bandeno
- Llevame Contigo - Romeo Santos
Top #10 Rock songs
- Imagine Dragons - Radioactive
- My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark (Light Em Up) - Fall Out Boy
- Gone, Gone, Gone - Phillip Phillips
- Sail - AWOLNATION
- Safe And Sound - Capital Cities
- Ho Hey - The Lumineers
- Ed Sheeran - Lego House
- It's Time - Imagine Dragons
- Demons - Imagine Dragons
- Paper Doll - John Mayer
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