Friday 11 March 2011
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Born This Way by Lady GaGa.
Detention, directed by Joseph Kahn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011
while The Paris Wife by Paula McLain was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching My Babysitter's a Vampire.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alice: Madness Returns or Ace Combat: Assault Horizon.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 11 March 2011
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Which were the important events of 11 March 2011 ?
- Zambia - Youth Day.
- Saint Rosina
- Saint Alberta
- Saint Vindician
- Blessed Auria
- Lesotho - Moshoeshoe Day.
- Lithuania - Reestablishment of Lithuania's Independence.
- United States - Johnny Appleseed Day, 311 Day
- Blessed John Righi
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- An earthquake measuring 9.0 in magnitude strikes 130 km (80 miles) east of Sendai, Japan, triggering a tsunami killing thousands of people. This event also triggered the second largest nuclear accident in history, and one of only two events to be classified as a Level 7 on the International Nuclear Event Scale.
- Clashes continue to take place between rebels and Gaddafi loyalists at Ra's Lanuf. (Al Jazeera)
- 2011 Saudi Arabian protests:
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- 2011 Libyan civil war:
- European Union leaders gather in Brussels for an urgent summit. (BBC)
- Protesters take to the streets of Hofuf and al-Ahsa in the east of the country. (''Wall Street Journal'')
- 2011 Kuwaiti protests:
- Riot police fire tear gas at a demonstration of stateless Arabs demanding more rights. (Reuters)
- 2011 Bahraini protests:
- Security is increased as a large march takes place towards the royal court. (Reuters)
- India and Pakistan successfully conduct missile tests. (Sify India)
- American actor Mel Gibson is charged with misdemeanor battery for an alleged assault on his ex-girlfriend Oksana Grigorieva in January 2010. (Access Hollywood)
- 2011 Sendai earthquake and tsunami
- At least 1000 people have died in the earthquake and tsunami. (LA Times)
- The United States Geological Survey estimates that it is the fifth strongest earthquake since 1900. (USGS)
- Japanese television shows footage of flooding along Japan's northeastern coast. (AP via ''New York Times'')
- A tsunami warning is also issued for Russia, Taiwan, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and the United States. (Oregon Live)
- The cooling system at the Onagawa Nuclear Power Plant also experiences problems. (RT)
- The Governor of Oklahoma, Mary Fallin, declares a state of emergency in all 77 counties due to wildfires burning out of control in that state and Colorado. (CNN)
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Sport Games on 11 March 2011
Serie AItalian Football
- Brescia - Inter : 1 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- FC Koln - Hannover : 4 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Frankfurt FSV - Ingolstadt : 1 - 2
- Karlsruhe - Duisburg : 3 - 1
- Oberhausen - Erzgebirge Aue : 1 - 2
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Elche - Cordoba : 2 - 1
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 2011 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Moment 4 Life - Nicki Minaj Featuring Drake
- Fall For Your Type - Jamie Foxx Featuring Drake
- 6 Foot 7 Foot - Lil Wayne Featuring Cory Gunz
- Love Faces - Trey Songz
- Look At Me Now - Chris Brown Featuring Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes
- Keri Hilson - Pretty Girl Rock
- No BS - Chris Brown
- All Of The Lights - Kanye West
- You Be Killin Em - Fabolous
- Can't Be Friends - Trey Songz
Top #10 Latin songs
- Corazon Sin Cara - Prince Royce
- Danza Kuduro - Don Omar & Lucenzo
- No Me Digas Que No - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Wisin & Yandel
- Me Encantaria - Fidel Rueda
- Ni Lo Intentes - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
- Loca - Shakira Featuring El Cata
- Llueve El Amor - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- Bon, Bon - Pitbull
- Lo Mejor De Mi Vida Eres Tu - Ricky Martin Featuring Natalia Jimenez
- Estoy Enamorado - Wisin & Yandel
Top #10 Rock songs
- Rope - Foo Fighters
- Cage The Elephant - Shake Me Down
- Linkin Park - Waiting For The End
- The Black Keys - Tighten Up
- Help Is On The Way - Rise Against
- Mumford & Sons - The Cave
- Diamond Eyes (Boom-Lay Boom-Lay Boom) - Shinedown
- Isolation - Alter Bridge
- Mumford & Sons - Little Lion Man
- Sing - My Chemical Romance
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?