Tuesday 9 August 2011
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 9, 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.
Fright Night, directed by Craig Gillespie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011
while The Bourne Dominion by Eric Van Lustbader was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Black Dynamite.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chaos Rings Omega or Marvel: Avengers Alliance.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 August 2011 ?
- St. Nathy (or David)
- Feast day of the great martyr Saint Panteleimon in Russian Orthodox Church
- St. Fedlimid/Felimy
- St. Romanus Ostiarius
- St. Edith Stein
- Singapore: National Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Jean Vianney
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- Australians fill out the 2011 Australian census. (ABC News Australia)
- August 2011 stock markets fall
- The Australian Commonwealth and Westpac banks cut fixed home loan rates. (Reuters)
- South Korea's financial authorities promise to take action to stabilise markets as stocks on the Korea Exchange continue to fall. (Yonhap)
- The Australian and New Zealand dollars continue to fall as investors seek security with the Aussie dollar falling below parity. (Bloomberg)
- The Dow Jones Industrial Average on the New York Stock Exchange as world stock markets recover after recent falls. (''Wall Street Journal'')
- The U.S. Federal Reserve announces it will keep interest rates at ampquotexceptionally low levelsampquot at least through mid 2013, though it makes no commitment for further quantitative easing. (Reuters)
- Tropical Storm Mufia
- At least four people are dead and two missing after former Typhoon Muifa hits South Korea - 600 homes had earlier been destroyed in the People's Republic of China. (AFP via Google News)
- At least ten people are reported to have died in North Korea. (CNN)
- English riots:
- Rioting continues in London with lawlessness spreading to other English cities such as Liverpool, Manchester, Bristol and Birmingham. (''The Australian'')
- The Prime Minister David Cameron returns to Britain to chair an emergency meeting on the crisis and later recalls Parliament on Thursday. (BBC)
- Police arrest 334 people and charge 69 after last night's riots. (Al-Jazeera)
- The Football Association calls off a friendly match between the England and Netherlands national teams. (''The Guardian'')
- The far-right English Defense League says it will send its members onto the streets to quell riots. (AP via ''Houston Chronicle'')
- Warren Jeffs, former leader of the FLDS Church and formerly on the FBI Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list, is sentenced to life in prison plus 20 years for a conviction on child sexual assault charges. (CNN)
- Voters in some parts of the US state of Wisconsin go to the polls for recall elections for six Republican Party State Senators with Republicans retaining four of the six seats and their majority in the chamber. (Bloomberg)
- Penny Wong, the first openly gay member of the Australian Cabinet, announces that her partner will be having a baby. (''Adelaide Advertiser'')
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2011 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- I'm On One - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
- Motivation - Kelly Rowland Featuring Lil Wayne
- Sure Thing - Miguel
- How To Love - Lil Wayne
- She Ain't You - Chris Brown
- My Last - Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown
- Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
- Unusual - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
- Man Down - Rihanna
- Beyonce - Best Thing I Never Had
Top #10 Latin songs
- Taboo - Don Omar
- Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
- You - Romeo Santos
- Ven A Bailar - Jennifer Lopez Featuring Pitbull
- Amor Clandestino - Mana
- Di Que Regresaras - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
- Te Amo y Te Amo - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
- Olvidame - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
- Cuanto Me Cuesta - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Prometi - Intocable
Top #10 Rock songs
- The Adventures Of Rain Dance Maggie - Red Hot Chili Peppers
- Walk - Foo Fighters
- Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks
- Country Song - Seether
- Rope - Foo Fighters
- So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold
- Coldplay - Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall
- Lies Of The Beautiful People - Sixx: A.M.
- Lowlife - Theory Of A Deadman
- You Are A Tourist - Death Cab For Cutie
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $37.27
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $89.21
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $67.96
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $30.98
- 1 CHF = 8.8948 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.5802 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.738 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.689 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?