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Friday 8 July 2011

It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 8, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of July people in US were listening to Give Me Everything by Pitbull. Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, directed by Zoya Akhtar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while Bossypants by Tina Fey was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Sweet Home Alabama. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Amnesty – the game or Asphalt: Injection.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 8 July 2011

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Movies

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

Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

Directed by: Zoya Akhtar

Starring: Katrina Kaif, Hrithik Roshan, Naseeruddin Shah, Farhan Akhtar

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Coming & Going

Directed by: Edoardo Ponti

Starring: Rhys Darby, Sasha Alexander, Fionnula Flanagan, Pam Cook

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Policeman

Directed by: Nadav Lapid

Starring: Yiftach Klein, Yaara Pelzig, Michael Moshonov, Menashe Noy

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Eating Out: Drama Camp

Directed by: Q. Allan Brocka

Starring: Chris Salvatore, Daniel Skelton, Aaron Milo, Lilach Mendelovich

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The River Murders

Directed by: Rich Cowan

Starring: Ray Liotta, Christian Slater, Ving Rhames, Gisele Fraga

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TV Series

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

Sweet Home Alabama

Directed by: WDP

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Necessary Roughness

Directed by: Not Specified

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The Division

Directed by: Eric Won

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Xanadu

Directed by: CNBC

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Borgia

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 July 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • Annual Soapy Smith wake, held each year in Skagway, Alaska in the Gold Rush Cemetery and in Hollywood, California at the Magic Castle
  • Feast day of Saint Kilian
  • Feast day of Saint Grimbald
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Former First Lady Betty Ford, wife of former U.S. President Gerald R. Ford, dies at 93. (''USA Today'')
  • A court in France announces a delay of an investigation into whether Christine Lagarde abused her authority as Finance Minister of that country. Lagarde is the new Director of the International Monetary Fund. (''The New York Times'')
  • Tropical Storm Calvin forms off the Pacific coast of Mexico. (National Hurricane Centre)
  • A Hewa Bora Boeing 727 airliner crashes in the Democratic Republic of the Congo killing 74 people. (Reuters)
  • The United Nations Security Council discusses sending a peacekeeping force to the Republic of South Sudan when it becomes an independent nation tomorrow. (AP via ''Washington Post'')

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on July 08, 2011 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Pitbull - Give Me Everything
  2. Adele - Rolling In The Deep
  3. LMFAO - Party Rock Anthem
  4. Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.) - Katy Perry
  5. Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
  6. The Edge Of Glory - Lady Gaga
  7. Katy Perry - E.T.
  8. Maroon 5 - Moves Like Jagger
  9. Bruno Mars - The Lazy Song
  10. How To Love - Lil Wayne
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Motivation - Kelly Rowland Featuring Lil Wayne
  2. Sure Thing - Miguel
  3. I'm On One - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
  4. My Last - Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown
  5. She Ain't You - Chris Brown
  6. Far Away - Marsha Ambrosius
  7. How To Love - Lil Wayne
  8. Unusual - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
  9. Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
  10. Look At Me Now - Chris Brown Featuring Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. You - Romeo Santos
  2. Taboo - Don Omar
  3. Ven A Bailar - Jennifer Lopez Featuring Pitbull
  4. Prometi - Intocable
  5. Te Amo y Te Amo - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
  6. El Ardido - Larry Hernandez
  7. Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
  8. Cuanto Me Cuesta - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  9. Ven Conmigo - Daddy Yankee Featuring Prince Royce
  10. El Culpable - Espinoza Paz
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Rope - Foo Fighters
  2. Country Song - Seether
  3. You Are A Tourist - Death Cab For Cutie
  4. Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks
  5. Coldplay - Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall
  6. Adolescents - Incubus
  7. Walk - Foo Fighters
  8. Lies Of The Beautiful People - Sixx: A.M.
  9. Help Is On The Way - Rise Against
  10. Rip Tide - Sick Puppies

Books

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

Bossypants

By: Tina Fey

Before Liz Lemon, before "Weekend Update," before "Sarah Palin," Tina Fey was just a young girl with a dream: a recurring stress dream that she was being chased through a

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Against All Enemies

By: Tom Clancy with Peter Telep

For years, ex?Navy SEAL Maxwell Moore has worked across the Middle East and behind the scenes for the Special Activities Division of the CIA, making connections, extracting valuable intelligence, and facing

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Seal Team Six

By: Howard E. Wasdin and Stephen Templin

A New York Times Best seller!When the Navy sends their elite, they send the SEALs. When the SEALs send their elite, they send SEAL Team Six.In

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Dead Reckoning

By: Charlaine Harris

Caught up in the politics of the vampire world, psychic Sookie Stackhouse learns that she is as much of a pawn as any ordinary human in this novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling series.With

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

The Adventures of Shuggy

The Adventures of Shuggy

Platform: Xbox 360 (XBLA) Microsoft Windows (Steam)

Genre: puzzle platform game

Publisher: Valcon Games

Army Corps of Hell

Platform: PlayStation Vita

Genre: Action

Publisher: Square Enix

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Amnesty – the game

Amnesty – the game

Genre: Serious game

Lego Pirates of the Caribbean: The Video Game

Lego Pirates of the Caribbean: The Video Game

Platform: Microsoft Windows; Nintendo 3DS; Nintendo DS; PlayStation 3; PlayStation Portable; Wii; Xbox 360

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Disney Interactive Studios

Asphalt: Injection

Asphalt: Injection

Platform: PlayStation Vita

Genre: Racing

Publisher: JP Konami

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Apollo Buys Corporate Credit Firm

The acquisition of Gulf Stream Asset Management will bolster the private-equity giant’s loan management business. [..]

Ethanol Subsidies Besieged

Pressure to cut the federal budget may outweigh support for the subsidies as consensus builds that the ethanol industry has achieved financial stability. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $42.44
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $105.24
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $90.50
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $36.13
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 7.7252 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.7152 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.8703 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.957 CNY

Home videos

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

A Better Life

Studio: Summit

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Phil Ochs: There but for Fortune

Studio: First Run Features

Format: DVD

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Warrior

Studio: Lionsgate

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer

Studio: Relativity/Fox

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Down Terrace

Studio: Magnolia

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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