Monday 11 October 2010
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 11, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Just The Way You Are by Bruno Mars.
Main Street, directed by John Doyle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010
while Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk by David Sedaris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Gigantic.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing BlayzBloo: Super Melee Brawlers Battle Royale or Cannon Cadets.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 11 October 2010 ?
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- A Telugu Desam leader is murdered in broad daylight in a restaurant near Srikantam circle in Anantapur, India. (Deccan Chronicle)
- Afghan President Hamid Karzai confirms holding unofficial talks with Taliban ampquotfor quite some timeampquot in order to end the nine-year war. (Xinhua)
- Six Taliban fighters including shadowy district governor are killed in separate operations in western Herat province. (PLA)
- Two Indians are killed in a missile attack launched by the Taliban on an Indian NGO's office in Afghanistan's Kunar province. (''Deccan Chronicle'')
- The Indian Army says that nearly 40 militants have been killed by security forces during 25 infiltration attempts in Indian-controlled Kashmir from across the border in the last two months. (China Daily)
- ''The Hobbit'' is set to be most expensive movie ever. The New Zealand company, Wingnut Films, is waiting for the green light for its planned adaptation. (NZ Herald)
- British pop singer George Michael is released from a Suffolk prison after serving 4 weeks for driving while under the influence of cannabis. (Sky News)
- Australian opera singer Dame Joan Sutherland dies in Switzerland after a lengthy illness. (Swissinfo.ch)
- Economists Peter A. Diamond, Dale T. Mortensen and Christopher A. Pissarides win the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for their work in labor market analysis. (AP via Fox News)
- Microsoft launches Windows Phone devices. (C-Net)
- 18 people are killed when a bus falls into a river in Bulandshahr district, Uttar Pradesh, India. (Zeenews)
- The death toll from flooding in Indonesia reaches 145 with West Papua most heavily affected. (''Jakarta Post'')
- 2010 Atlantic hurricane season: Tropical Storm Paula forms near Honduras and is expected to become a hurricane by Tuesday. (AP)
- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says that he will extend the settlement freeze if the Palestinian leadership recognizes Israel as a Jewish state. The Palestinians quickly reject the offer. (AFP via Google News)
- Liu Xiaobo:
- China cancels a meeting with Norwegian Minister of Fisheries and Coastal Affairs Lisbeth Berg-Hansen after the Nobel Peace Prize is awarded to him. (Reuters)
- Xiaobo's lawyer confirms that his wife Liu Xia is under house arrest in Beijing. (CNN)
- The United Arab Emirates closes its airspace to Canada's Defence Minister Peter MacKay over a growing dispute over aviation rights. (CBC)
- Greek Police officer Epaminondas Korkoneas is convicted of the culpable homicide of teenager Alexandros Grigoropoulos which sparked the 2008 Greek riots. (BBC)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 2010 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Deuces - Chris Brown Featuring Tyga & Kevin McCall
- Bottoms Up - Trey Songz Featuring Nicki Minaj
- Love All Over Me - Monica
- Fancy - Drake Featuring T.I. & Swizz Beatz
- Holding You Down (Goin In Circles) - Jazmine Sullivan
- There Goes My Baby - Usher
- Can't Be Friends - Trey Songz
- Love The Way You Lie - Eminem Featuring Rihanna
- Miss Me - Drake Featuring Lil Wayne
- Alicia Keys - Un-Thinkable (I'm Ready)
Top #10 Latin songs
- Nina De Mi Corazon - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Cuando Me Enamoro - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Juan Luis Guerra
- Dime Que Me Quieres - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- I Like It - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Pitbull
- Al Diablo Lo Nuestro - Espinoza Paz
- El Malo - Aventura
- Sergio Vega - Millonario de Amor
- Danza Kuduro - Don Omar & Lucenzo
- Corazon Sin Cara - Prince Royce
- La Despedida - Daddy Yankee
Top #10 Rock songs
- Stone Sour - Say You'll Haunt Me
- Neon Trees - Animal
- Kings Of Leon - Radioactive
- Mumford & Sons - Little Lion Man
- The Black Keys - Tighten Up
- Lay Me Down - The Dirty Heads Featuring Rome
- Another Way To Die - Disturbed
- Avenged Sevenfold - Nightmare
- Kick In The Teeth - Papa Roach
- Jimmy Eat World - My Best Theory
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
Crispin Odey, one of London’s most vocal hedge fund managers, is no longer enamored of Barclays and is now placing his bets on Lloyds Banking Group. [..]
Peter Diamond, Dale Mortensen and Christopher Pissarides won for work that helps explain mismatches in the employment market. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $36.29
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $85.23
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $73.11
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $41.25
- 1 CHF = 6.9114 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.5783 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9512 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.556 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?