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Tuesday 8 February 2011

US date format: 2/8/2011, UK date format: 8/2/2011

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 8, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Grenade by Bruno Mars. Chalet Girl, directed by Phil Traill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while The Red Garden by Alice Hoffman was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Rango. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Avernum: Escape from the Pit or Cubic Ninja.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 8 February 2011

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Movies

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

Chalet Girl

Directed by: Phil Traill

Starring: Felicity Jones, Ed Westwick, Bill Nighy, Brooke Shields

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I Am Number Four

Directed by: D.J. Caruso

Starring: Alex Pettyfer, Timothy Olyphant, Dianna Agron, Teresa Palmer

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Just Go with It

Directed by: Dennis Dugan

Starring: Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston, Brooklyn Decker, Nicole Kidman

Country: United States

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The Resident

Directed by: Antti Jokinen

Starring: Hilary Swank, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Lee Pace, Christopher Lee

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A Little Bit of Heaven

Directed by: Nicole Kassell

Starring: Kate Hudson, Gael García Bernal, Kathy Bates, Peter Dinklage

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TV Series

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

Rango

Directed by: Gore Verbinski

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Mad Love

Directed by: Antonia Bird

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The Green Hornet

Directed by: Michel Gondry

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Glory Daze

Directed by: Ramon Fernandez

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Backwash

Directed by: Danny Leiner

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 February 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
  • Saint Jerome Emiliani.
  • Saint Juventius
  • Saint Mengold of Huy
  • Saint Jacoba (d.1239)
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 08 February
Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • A snow storm hits the Mountain West and Great Plains areas of the United States. (CNN)
  • A suspected US spy drone crashes near the south Yemen town of Loder with witnesses claiming that Al-Qaeda removed the wreckage. (AFP via Google News)
  • Dokka Umarov, a Chechen warlord and one of Russia's most wanted men, claims responsibility for the bombing at Domodedovo International Airport last month. (Al Jazeera)
  • Violence erupts at a blasphemy trial in Temanggung, central Java with three churches destroyed. (''Jakarta Post'')
  • Volkswagen agrees on a new contract with the union IG Metall, including a 3.2 percent increase in base pay for its employees. (NY Times)

Sport Games on 8 February 2011

League 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Leyton Orient - Swindon : 3 - 0
  • Rochdale - Bristol Rvs : 3 - 1
See all Football game results of 8 February 2011
League 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Bury - Stevenage : 3 - 0
  • Gillingham - Rotherham : 3 - 1
  • Hereford - Macclesfield : 2 - 2
  • Lincoln - Shrewsbury : 1 - 5
See all Football game results of 8 February 2011

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on February 08, 2011 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on February 08, 2011 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Fall For Your Type - Jamie Foxx Featuring Drake
  2. Can't Be Friends - Trey Songz
  3. What's My Name? - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  4. Keri Hilson - Pretty Girl Rock
  5. Moment 4 Life - Nicki Minaj Featuring Drake
  6. No BS - Chris Brown
  7. 6 Foot 7 Foot - Lil Wayne Featuring Cory Gunz
  8. Aston Martin Music - Rick Ross Featuring Drake & Chrisette Michele
  9. No Hands - Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Roscoe Dash & Wale
  10. Wiz Khalifa - Black And Yellow
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Lo Mejor De Mi Vida Eres Tu - Ricky Martin Featuring Natalia Jimenez
  2. Danza Kuduro - Don Omar & Lucenzo
  3. Ni Lo Intentes - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
  4. Loca - Shakira Featuring El Cata
  5. Corazon Sin Cara - Prince Royce
  6. Me Encantaria - Fidel Rueda
  7. Bon, Bon - Pitbull
  8. No Me Digas Que No - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Wisin & Yandel
  9. Arrastrando Las Patas - Larry Hernandez
  10. Me Duele - Roberto Tapia
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. The Black Keys - Tighten Up
  2. Cage The Elephant - Shake Me Down
  3. Linkin Park - Waiting For The End
  4. Neon Trees - Animal
  5. Isolation - Alter Bridge
  6. Sing - My Chemical Romance
  7. The Animal - Disturbed
  8. World So Cold - Three Days Grace
  9. Florence + The Machine - Dog Days Are Over
  10. Mumford & Sons - Little Lion Man

Books

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

The Red Garden

By: Alice Hoffman

The Red Garden introduces us to the luminous and haunting world of Blackwell, Massachusetts, capturing the unexpected turns in its history and in our own lives.

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Autobiography Of Mark Twain, Vol. 1

By: Mark Twain

"I've struck it!" Mark Twain wrote in a 1904 letter to a friend. "And I will give it away—to you. You will never know how much enjoyment you have lost until

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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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Cinderella Ate My Daughter

By: Peggy Orenstein

The rise of the girlie-girl, warns Peggy Orenstein, is no innocent phenomenon. Following her acclaimed books Flux, Schoolgirls, and the provocative New York Times bestseller Waiting for Daisy, Orenstein’s Cinderella Ate

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Marvel Super Hero Squad Online

Marvel Super Hero Squad Online

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X

Genre: Massively multiplayer online role-playing game

Amnesty – the game

Amnesty – the game

Genre: Serious game

Cubic Ninja

Platform: Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: NA/EU/AUS Ubisoft; JP AQ Interactive

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Avernum: Escape from the Pit

Avernum: Escape from the Pit

Platform: Microsoft Windows Mac OS X iOS Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: Role-playing video game

Atelier Meruru: The Apprentice of Arland

Atelier Meruru: The Apprentice of Arland

Platform: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: JP Gust Co. Ltd.; WW NIS America (PS3); WW Tecmo Koei (Vita)

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $38.34
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $94.66
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $83.11
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $48.09
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.8043 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.586 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.9676 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.652 CNY

Home videos

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

Batman: Year One

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Sniper: Reloaded

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD

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Barbie: A Fairy Secret

Studio: Universal

Format: DVD

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For Colored Girls

Studio: Lionsgate

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

Studio: Strand Releasing

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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