Friday 7 October 2011
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 7, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
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 Help by Kathryn Stockett was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Dragon Age: Redemption.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Wars: The Old Republic or Air Conflicts: Secret Wars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- The ongoing allied war in Afghanistan marks its tenth anniversary, with the death toll among ISAF personnel reaching 2,670. (AFP via ''Sydney Morning Herald'')
- At least 35 people are killed in an expressway accident in the north Chinese port city of Tianjin, while another 10 are killed in a 24-car pileup in the Lianyungang–Khorgas Expressway's Anhui section. (''China Daily'')
- The Norwegian Nobel Committee announce the winners of the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo, with the prize being shared between the President of Liberia Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, Liberian activist Leymah Gbowee and Yemeni women's rights activist Tawakkul Karman. (News Limited)
- A South Korean presidential aide warns that North Korea could conduct a third nuclear weapons test if disarmament negotiations do not resume. (Yonhap)
- The NYPD busts a Queens-based identity theft and retail crime ring, arresting over 110 people. It was the largest identity theft ring in the history of the United States, making an annual profit of over $13 million. (Reuters)
- Alison Redford of the Progressive Conservatives is sworn in as the first female Premier of the Canadian province of Alberta. (CBC)
- In the United States, the Occupy Wall Street protests spread from New York to other major cities. (BBC)
- The Detroit Tigers defeat the New York Yankees in Game 5 of the 2011 American League Division Series. They move on to play the Texas Rangers in the 2011 ALCS. (''New York Times'')
- The Milwaukee Brewers defeat the Arizona Diamondbacks in Game 5 to move onto the 2011 National League Championship Series. (USA Today)
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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
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- United Technologies UTX: opens at $71.59
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $25.10
- 1 CHF = 6.8749 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.1332 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.8895 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.229 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?