Sunday 6 February 2011
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 6, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Grenade by Bruno Mars.
Just Go with It, directed by Dennis Dugan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011
while Battle Hymn Of The Tiger Mother by Amy Chua was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Green Hornet.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Darkspore or Minecraft.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 6 February 2011
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Which were the important events of 6 February 2011 ?
- Bob Marley Day in Rastafarianism (Jamaica and Ethiopia)
- Waitangi Day (National Holiday) in New Zealand
- Sami National Day (known as Lapps; in Finland and Scandinavia)
- Saint Amandus, Apostle of the Franks
- Saint Vedastus (+540)
- Saint Dorothea, patron saint of florists
- Saint Paul Miki
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- Gary Moore: Northern Irish singer-songwriter guitarist and producer (Skid Row Thin Lizzy and Colosseum II) (d. 2011).
- Severe flood kills 13 in Sri Lanka. (Xinhua)
- Thousands of people in the Australian state of Victoria are forced to evacuate due to flooding. (News Limited)
- Sydney experiences record weather conditions, hottest night on record. (''The Sydney Morning Herald'')
- 2011 Egyptian protests:
- People demonstrate against the Mubarak regime for the thirteenth consecutive day, dubbed the ampquotDay of Martyrsampquot in memory of those killed. (''The Guardian'')
- Graphic rooftop footage emerges of a protester being gunned down in Alexandria. (''The Guardian'')
- Protestors express anger at the governments of France, Israel and the United States due to their support of the thirty-year Mubarak dictatorship. (Press TV)
- Human Rights Watch expresses increased concerns at the continuing targeting by the Egyptian authorities of journalists, human rights defenders, and youth activists, while another Al Jazeera reporter is arrested. (''The Guardian'')
- Traffic to Al Jazeera's English-language website, which features (''Los Angeles Times'')
- Two people are married in Tahrir Square. (''The Guardian'')
- Images emerge on YouTube of a man being shot at close range, possibly by police, in Cairo / Alexandria his condition is unknown. (Al Jazeera)
- 2010–2011 Tunisian uprising
- Police in Tunisia kill at least two people during a protest in the northwestern town of El Kef demanding the resignation of a police chief - crowds retaliate by burning the police station. (Al Jazeera)
- Tunisia's interior minister suspends activities of the former ruling party Constitutional Democratic Rally. (BBC)
- Cambodian–Thai border stand-off
- Cambodia says a disputed 11th Century temple has been damaged on the third day of cross border clashes with Thailand. ( BBC)
- Israeli soldiers have shot three Palestinians, two while they collected gravel from destroyed homes in Gaza, and another while he worked in the northern Gaza Strip. (The Palestine Telegraph)
- The Indian Army insists it is to inquire ampquoton its ownampquot the death of a man in Kashmir, allegedly killed in an army ambush. His family says he was snatched from his home before being shot. (''Kashmir Observer'')
- At least 50 people have died in a mutiny of the Sudan People's Armed Forces in southern Sudan. (BBC)
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Sport Games on 6 February 2011
Serie AItalian Football
- Bologna - Catania : 1 - 0
- Brescia - Bari : 2 - 0
- Genoa - Milan : 1 - 1
- Inter - Roma : 5 - 3
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Eupen - Standard : 0 - 1
- Genk - Club Brugge : 1 - 0
- Germinal - Lokeren : 1 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Freiburg - Ein Frankfurt : 0 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Bochum - Oberhausen : 2 - 1
- Duisburg - Erzgebirge Aue : 3 - 1
- Ingolstadt - Bielefeld : 1 - 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 2011 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bruno Mars - Grenade
- Katy Perry - Firework
- Wiz Khalifa - Black And Yellow
- Enrique Iglesias - Tonight (I'm Lovin' You)
- Rihanna - What's My Name?
- Britney Spears - Hold It Against Me
- Ke$ha - We R Who We R
- P!nk - Raise Your Glass
- The Time (Dirty Bit) - The Black Eyed Peas
- Pitbull - Hey Baby (Drop It To The Floor)
Top #10 R&B songs
- Can't Be Friends - Trey Songz
- What's My Name? - Rihanna Featuring Drake
- No BS - Chris Brown
- Aston Martin Music - Rick Ross Featuring Drake & Chrisette Michele
- Fall For Your Type - Jamie Foxx Featuring Drake
- Keri Hilson - Pretty Girl Rock
- Moment 4 Life - Nicki Minaj Featuring Drake
- No Hands - Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Roscoe Dash & Wale
- 6 Foot 7 Foot - Lil Wayne Featuring Cory Gunz
- Lay It Down - Lloyd
Top #10 Latin songs
- Danza Kuduro - Don Omar & Lucenzo
- Ni Lo Intentes - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
- Loca - Shakira Featuring El Cata
- Lo Mejor De Mi Vida Eres Tu - Ricky Martin Featuring Natalia Jimenez
- Me Encantaria - Fidel Rueda
- Bon, Bon - Pitbull
- Corazon Sin Cara - Prince Royce
- Arrastrando Las Patas - Larry Hernandez
- Nina De Mi Corazon - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Besame - Camila
Top #10 Rock songs
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?