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Saturday 6 August 2011

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 6, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Party Rock Anthem by LMFAO. The Help, directed by Tate Taylor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while Reckless Endangerment by Gretchen Morgenson and Joshua Rosner was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Black Dynamite. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle: Los Angeles or Minecraft.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 6 August 2011

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Movies

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

The Help

Directed by: Tate Taylor

Starring: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Bryce Dallas Howard

Country: United States

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Headhunters

Directed by: Morten Tyldum

Starring: Aksel Hennie, Synnøve Macody Lund, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Julie R. Ølgaard

Country: United States

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Friends with Benefits

Directed by: Will Gluck

Starring: Mila Kunis, Justin Timberlake, Patricia Clarkson, Jenna Elfman

Country: United States

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The Change-Up

Directed by: David Dobkin

Starring: Jason Bateman, Ryan Reynolds, Olivia Wilde, Leslie Mann

Country: United States

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Kiss Me

Directed by: Alexandra-Therese Keining

Starring: Ruth Vega Fernandez, Liv Mjönes, Krister Henriksson, Lena Endre

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TV Series

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

Black Dynamite

Directed by: Scott Sanders

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Dirty Money

Directed by: Adam Tysoe

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Against the Wall

Directed by: John Frankenheimer

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Sweet Home Alabama

Directed by: WDP

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Necessary Roughness

Directed by: Not Specified

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 August 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • Jamaica - Independence Day
  • Roman Catholicism - several feasts, including those of at least 3 saints: Feast of the Transfiguration of Christ
  • St. Joachim (father of St. Mary, according to Catholic tradition)
  • St. Juatus
  • St. Pastor
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 06 August
Facts:
  • 2011 Syrian uprising: The Gulf Co-operation Council urges an end to the ampquotbloodshedampquot in Syria, and calls for reforms. (Al Arabiya)
  • The Islamist al-Shabaab rebels in Somalia pull out of the capital Mogadishu. (BBC)
  • Police in Saudi Arabia shoot dead a gunman who fired at the palace of Prince Nayef bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud in Jeddah. (Al Jazeera)
  • A NATO Chinook helicopter crashes in the Sayd Abad district of Afghanistan's Wardak province after being shot down by the Taliban with 37 deaths. (''New York Times'')
  • At least 20 of the U.S. Navy SEALs killed in the attack were members of SEAL Team Six, the unit that carried out the operation that killed Osama Bin Laden. The Associated Press and CNN later reported that none of the unit members that participated in the raid were involved. (AP)

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Sport Games on 6 August 2011

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Cercle Brugge - Bergen : 1 - 1
  • Germinal - Gent : 2 - 2
  • Lierse - Genk : 0 - 0
  • Waregem - Oud-Heverlee Leuven : 2 - 1
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Augsburg - Freiburg : 2 - 2
  • FC Koln - Wolfsburg : 0 - 3
  • Hannover - Hoffenheim : 2 - 1
  • Hertha - Nurnberg : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of 6 August 2011
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Cottbus - Munich 1860 : 0 - 5
  • Greuther Furth - Dresden : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 6 August 2011
Division 2
Football (France)
  • Troyes - Monaco : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 6 August 2011

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 06, 2011 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. LMFAO - Party Rock Anthem
  2. Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.) - Katy Perry
  3. Pitbull - Give Me Everything
  4. Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
  5. Adele - Rolling In The Deep
  6. How To Love - Lil Wayne
  7. Hot Chelle Rae - Tonight Tonight
  8. The Edge Of Glory - Lady Gaga
  9. OneRepublic - Good Life
  10. Lighters - Bad Meets Evil
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. I'm On One - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
  2. Motivation - Kelly Rowland Featuring Lil Wayne
  3. Sure Thing - Miguel
  4. How To Love - Lil Wayne
  5. She Ain't You - Chris Brown
  6. My Last - Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown
  7. Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
  8. Unusual - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
  9. Man Down - Rihanna
  10. Far Away - Marsha Ambrosius
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
  2. Taboo - Don Omar
  3. Ven A Bailar - Jennifer Lopez Featuring Pitbull
  4. You - Romeo Santos
  5. Te Amo y Te Amo - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
  6. Di Que Regresaras - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
  7. Prometi - Intocable
  8. Cuanto Me Cuesta - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  9. No Me Dejes Con Las Ganas - Los Horoscopos de Durango
  10. Amor Clandestino - Mana
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. The Adventures Of Rain Dance Maggie - Red Hot Chili Peppers
  2. Walk - Foo Fighters
  3. Country Song - Seether
  4. Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks
  5. Rope - Foo Fighters
  6. Coldplay - Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall
  7. So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold
  8. Lies Of The Beautiful People - Sixx: A.M.
  9. You Are A Tourist - Death Cab For Cutie
  10. Sublime With Rome - Panic

Books

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

Reckless Endangerment

By: Gretchen Morgenson and Joshua Rosner

A Washington Post Notable Nonfiction Book for 2011 One of The Economist's 2011 Books of the Year In Reckless Endangerment, Gretchen Morgenson exposes how the watchdogs who were supposed to protect

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The Help

By: Kathryn Stockett

Aibileen is a black maid in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, who's always taken orders quietly, but lately she's unable to hold her bitterness back. Her friend Minny has never held her tongue but now must somehow keep secrets about her employer ...

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State Of Wonder

By: Ann Patchett

"Expect miracles when you read Ann Patchett's fiction."—New York Times Book ReviewAward-winning, New York Times bestselling author Ann Patchett returns with a provocative and assured novel of morality and miracles, science

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Portrait Of A Spy

By: Daniel Silva

“A bona fide thrill ride.”—Miami Herald “Silva builds tension with breathtaking double and triple turns of plot.”—People Portrait of a Spy is Silva’s eleventh thriller to feature art restorer and master spy Gabriel

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Battle: Los Angeles

Battle: Los Angeles

Platform: Microsoft Windows Xbox 360 PlayStation 3 OnLive

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Konami

Minecraft

Minecraft

Platform: Microsoft Windows; OS X; Linux; Android; iOS; Windows Phone; Xbox 360; Xbox One; PlayStation 3; PlayStation 4; PlayStation Vita; Raspberry Pi; Universal Windows Platform; Wii U

Genre: Sandbox, survival

Publisher: Mojang (PC, mobile, Wii U); Microsoft Studios (X360, XONE, Windows Phone, Windows 10 Edition); Sony Computer Entertainment (PS3, PS4, PSV)

Cities XL 2012

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: City simulator

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

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Dino D-Day

Dino D-Day

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person action

Chaos Rings Omega

Chaos Rings Omega

Platform: iOS, Android, PS Vita

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Square Enix

Home videos

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

A Little Help

Studio: IMAGE

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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The Illusionist

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Last Train Home

Studio: Zeitgeist Films

Format: DVD

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Insidious

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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A Somewhat Gentle Man

Studio: Strand Releasing

Format: DVD

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