Wednesday January 11, 2012

US date format: 1/11/2012, UK date format: 11/1/2012

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on January 11, 2012). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Jonah Deffenbaugh . In that special week of January people in US were listening to Sexy And I Know It by LMFAO. Napoleon Dynamite, directed by Jared Hess, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012 while In The Garden Of Beasts by Erik Larson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Man Up. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crosswords Plus or Asura's Wrath.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2012, at January 11 across the years or at January 2012 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 11, 2012?


Holidays

  • Morocco - The Independence manifesto day.
  • Japan - Kagami-Biraki (Rice Cakes Festival).
  • Feast of the Baptism of Jesus.
  • Roman Empire - First day of Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
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Events

  • The United States denies any involvement in a bomb blast that killed an Iranian scientist. (BBC)
  • A French journalist is killed, along with eight others, by a mortar in the Syrian city of Homs. (CNN)
  • Joran van der Sloot pleads guilty to killing a Peruvian woman. (msnbc)
  • Israel is bracing for an increase of Syrian refugees into Golan Heights, according to Israel's military chief. ''(Sydney Morning Herald)''
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Movies

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Napoleon Dynamite

Napoleon Dynamite

Directed by: Jared Hess

Starring: Jon Heder, Efren Ramirez, Jon Gries, Aaron Ruell

Country: United States of America

Arbitrage

Arbitrage

Directed by: Nicholas Jarecki

Starring: Richard Gere, Susan Sarandon, Brit Marling, Tim Roth

Joyful Noise

Joyful Noise

Directed by: Todd Graff

Starring: Queen Latifah, Dolly Parton, Keke Palmer, Jeremy Jordan

Lay the Favorite

Lay the Favorite

Directed by: Stephen Frears

Starring: Rebecca Hall, Bruce Willis, Vince Vaughn, Catherine Zeta-Jones

Ticket Out

Ticket Out

Directed by: Doug Lodato

Starring: Ray Liotta, Alexandra Breckenridge, Colin Ford, Ciara Bond

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 11, 2012?
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Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Lotus Flower Bomb
  2. - Ni**as in Paris
  3. - Party
  4. - Dance (A$$)
  5. - Make Me Proud

Top #5 Rock songs

  1. - Lonely Boy
  2. - The Sound Of Winter
  3. - These Days
  4. - Face To The Floor
  5. - Paradise

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Hotel Nacional
  2. - El Verdadero Amor Perdona
  3. - Promise
  4. - Nada Iguales
  5. - We Found Love
Sport Games on January 11, 2012

Sport Games on January 11, 2012


Championship

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Birmingham - Ipswich : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of January 11, 2012

Premier League

UK Soccer
  • Tottenham - Everton : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of January 11, 2012

TV Series

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Hell on Wheels

Hell on Wheels

Directed by: Will Zens

The Layover

The Layover

Directed by: William H. Macy

Man Up

Man Up

Directed by: Ben Palmer

Walang hanggan

Walang hanggan

Good Mythical Morning

Good Mythical Morning

How old am I?

If January 11th, 2012 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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In The Garden Of Beasts by Erik Larson

In The Garden Of Beasts

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Erik Larson, New York Times bestselling author of Devil in the White City, delivers a remarkable story set during Hitler’s rise to power.The

The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson

The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

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Murder mystery, family saga, love story, and financial intrigue combine into one satisfyingly complex and entertainingly atmospheric novel, the first in Stieg Larsson's thrilling Millenium series featuring Lisbeth Salander.

The Best of Me by Nicholas Sparks

The Best of Me

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"Everyone wanted to believe that endless love was possible. She'd believed in it once, too, back when she was eighteen."In the spring of 1984, high school students Amanda Collier and Dawson Cole fell deeply, irrevocably in love.

D. C. Dead by Stuart Woods

D. C. Dead

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A new city brings new life to Stone Barrington as Stuart Woods’s bestselling series continues… After a shocking loss, Stone Barrington is at loose ends, unsure if he wants to

Explosive Eighteen by Janet Evanovich

Explosive Eighteen

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Bounty hunter Stephanie Plum’s life is set to blow sky high when international murder hits dangerously close to home, in this dynamite novel by Janet Evanovich.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Crosswords Plus

Crosswords Plus

Platform: Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Nintendo

Cortex Command

Cortex Command

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Data Realms LLC

CityVille 2

CityVille 2

Platform: Internet

Genre: City-building, construction and management simulation

Publisher: Zynga

Asura's Wrath

Asura's Wrath

Platform: PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Genre: Action, beat 'em up

Publisher: Capcom

Apocalypse Max: Better Dead Than Undead

Apocalypse Max: Better Dead Than Undead

Platform: iOS

Genre: platform/shooting game

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $85.10
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $422.68
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $27.43
  • General Electric GE: opens at $18.55
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $180.73

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 76.86 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.0192 CAD
  • 1 USD = 0.9541 CHF
  • 1 USD = 6.3154 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 97.66 JPY

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 11, 2012?

On January 11, 2012 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is January 11, 2012?

On January 11, 2012 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 11, 2012?

On January 11, 2012 the US President was Barack Obama (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 11, 2012?

On January 11, 2012 the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 11, 2012?

On January 11, 2012 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 11, 2012?

On January 11, 2012 several famous people were born including, Jonah Deffenbaugh.


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