Sunday 11 July 2010US date format: 7/11/2010, UK date format: 11/7/2010
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 11, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of July people in US were listening to California Gurls by Katy Perry.
The Secret World of Arrietty, directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010
while The Big Short by Michael Lewis was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Twisted.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing CityVille or Just Cause 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 11 July 2010 ?
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday
- Feast Day of Saint Benedict (founder of the Benedictine Order)
- United States: Free Slurpee at 7-Eleven (most locations do this - get a free 7.11oz Slurpee on 7-11).
- Bonfire night in Northern Ireland, precursor to The_Twelfth
- Feast Day of Saint Olga (first Russian Saint)
- United Nations - World Population Day
- Ireland - National Day of Commemoration held on nearest Sunday to this date (see Irish calendar).
- China - China National Maritime Day
- Flanders, region in Belgium (not a public holiday) - Flemish Day (1302 Battle of the Golden Spurs)
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- The DPJ-led ruling coalition loses its majority in the upper house of the Diet of Japan. (Ahasi)
- Libyan ship, , carrying activists and 2,000 tonnes of food and medicine to Gaza, is met with a cold response by Israel which launches intense efforts to prevent it reaching its destination. (''The Guardian'')
- Ten Colombian soldiers are killed after entering a minefield while pursuing FARC rebels trying to blow up electrical towers. (''The Jerusalem Post'')
- Liberian deputy parliamentary speaker Togba Mulbah is released after briefly being held under house arrest in Monrovia for allegedly ordering the beating unconscious of a policeman. (BBC)
- Police in northern Eleuthera, The Bahamas, capture Colton Harris-Moore, a 19-year-old fugitive known in the United States as the ampquotBarefoot Banditampquot. (AP via ''The Washington Post'')
- Spanish film-maker Augusti Vila wins the main prize at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival in the Czech Republic for his film ''The Mosquito Net''. (''The Independent'')
- A total solar eclipse occurs in the south Pacific Ocean with thousands viewing the event on Easter Island. (BBC News)
- Nelson Mandela attends the closing ceremony after ampquotextreme pressureampquot from FIFA. (Aljazeera)
- World women's 800 metres champion Caster Semenya is left out of South Africa's team for the upcoming African Championships. (''The Star'')
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 2010 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Alicia Keys - Un-Thinkable (I'm Ready)
- There Goes My Baby - Usher
- Find Your Love - Drake
- OMG - Usher Featuring will.i.am
- Sex Room - Ludacris Featuring Trey Songz
- Ride - Ciara Featuring Ludacris
- Lose My Mind - Young Jeezy Featuring Plies
- Your Love - Nicki Minaj
- Over - Drake
- Teach Me How To Dougie - Cali Swag District
Top #10 Latin songs
- Cuando Me Enamoro - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Juan Luis Guerra
- Dime Que Me Quieres - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Waka Waka (This Time For Africa) - Shakira Featuring Freshlyground
- Bachata En Fukuoka - Juan Luis Guerra 440
- Al Menos - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
- Nina Bonita - Chino & Nacho
- Y Como Es El - Marc Anthony
- La Peinada - Chuy Lizarraga y Su Banda Tierra Sinaloense
- No Puedo Volver - Intocable
- El Enamorado - Los Titanes de Durango
Top #10 Rock songs
- The Good Life - Three Days Grace
- Lay Me Down - The Dirty Heads Featuring Rome
- The Crow & The Butterfly - Shinedown
- Thirty Seconds To Mars - This Is War
- Phoenix - 1901
- Cage The Elephant - In One Ear
- Savior - Rise Against
- Let Me Hear You Scream - Ozzy Osbourne
- Another Way To Die - Disturbed
- Muse - Uprising
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