Monday July 11, 2011
US date format: 7/11/2011, UK date format: 11/7/2011
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 11, 2011). 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 Harper Seven Beckham and Kase Murray.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Party Rock Anthem by LMFAO.
Captain America: The First Avenger, directed by Joe Johnston, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011
while Folly Beach by Dorothea Benton Frank was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sweet Home Alabama.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle vs. Chess or Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 11, 2011?
- 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
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- Protesters loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in the 2011 Syrian uprising break into the United States embassy in Damascus and try to break into the French embassy. (''The Australian'')
- Pakistan jails a doctor who helped the US Central Intelligence Agency confirm that Osama bin Laden was living in Abbottabad. (McClatchy)
- Sanofi announces positive results of the late-stage trial of Lemtrada, its new multiple sclerosis treatment. (Press Release)
- The death toll from a train crash in India's Uttar Pradesh state rises to 69. (''Economic Times'')
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 11, 2011?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne - I'm On One
- Kelly Rowland Featuring Lil Wayne - Motivation
- Miguel - Sure Thing
- Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown - My Last
- Lil Wayne - How To Love
- Chris Brown - She Ain't You
- Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
- Trey Songz Featuring Drake - Unusual
- Marsha Ambrosius - Far Away
- Rihanna - Man Down
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 11If July 11, 2011 is your birthday you're 9 years, 1 month old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
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