Friday 12 August 2011US date format: 8/12/2011, UK date format: 12/8/2011
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 12, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat).
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Party Rock Anthem by LMFAO.
Fright Night, directed by Craig Gillespie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011
while A Dance With Dragons by George R. R. Martin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Black Dynamite.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Combat of Giants: Dinosaurs 3D or Dirty Drivin'.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Two bombers kill themselves in an attempted attack in the Philippines city of Kidapawan in Cotabato province. (Philippines Star)
- 2011 Syrian uprising: Massive protests are planned against the President Bashar al-Assad, after recent raids by the Army. (Al Arabiya)
- Chinese Bullet trains on the Beijing–Shanghai High-Speed Railway are withdrawn and all sections of track are inspected following a recent crash. (''Wall Street Journal'')
- The United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit strikes down the health insurance mandate of President Barack Obama's Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (AP via ''Washington Post'')
- In rugby league, Darren Lockyer of the Brisbane Broncos plays his 350th match in first grade setting a new record for the National Rugby League. (''Sydney Morning Herald'')
- A passenger train derails at Baby, Piotrków County, Poland. One passenger is killed and 45 are injured. (BBC)
Sport Games on 12 August 2011
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Bochum - St Pauli : 1 - 2
- Dresden - Union Berlin : 4 - 0
- Karlsruhe - Braunschweig : 1 - 3
Division 2Football (France)
- Amiens - Le Havre : 0 - 1
- Angers - Istres : 3 - 1
- Arles - Nantes : 0 - 0
- Bastia - Le Mans : 1 - 0
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Forest Green - Stockport : 1 - 1
Liga IFootball (Portugal)
- Gil Vicente - Benfica : 2 - 2
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Top #10 R&B songs
- I'm On One - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
- Motivation - Kelly Rowland Featuring Lil Wayne
- Sure Thing - Miguel
- How To Love - Lil Wayne
- She Ain't You - Chris Brown
- My Last - Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown
- Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
- Unusual - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
- Man Down - Rihanna
- Beyonce - Best Thing I Never Had
Top #10 Latin songs
- Taboo - Don Omar
- Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
- You - Romeo Santos
- Ven A Bailar - Jennifer Lopez Featuring Pitbull
- Amor Clandestino - Mana
- Di Que Regresaras - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
- Te Amo y Te Amo - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
- Olvidame - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
- Cuanto Me Cuesta - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Prometi - Intocable
Top #10 Rock songs
- The Adventures Of Rain Dance Maggie - Red Hot Chili Peppers
- Walk - Foo Fighters
- Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks
- Country Song - Seether
- Rope - Foo Fighters
- So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold
- Coldplay - Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall
- Lies Of The Beautiful People - Sixx: A.M.
- Lowlife - Theory Of A Deadman
- You Are A Tourist - Death Cab For Cutie
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
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