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Tuesday 12 January 2010

US date format: 1/12/2010, UK date format: 12/1/2010

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 12, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to TiK ToK by Ke$ha. Winter's Bone, directed by Debra Granik, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while The Honor Of Spies by W. E. B. Griffin and William E. Butterworth IV was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Tiere bis unters Dach. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blacklight: Tango Down or DogFighter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 12 January 2010

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Winter's Bone

Directed by: Debra Granik

Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, John Hawkes, Garret Dillahunt, Isaiah Stone

Country: United States

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Legion

Directed by: Scott Stewart

Starring: Paul Bettany, Dennis Quaid, Charles S. Dutton, Lucas Black

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The Spy Next Door

Directed by: Brian Levant

Starring: Jackie Chan, Amber Valletta, Billy Ray Cyrus, Madeline Carroll

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Tooth Fairy

Directed by: Michael Lembeck

Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Ashley Judd, Julie Andrews, Stephen Merchant

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Not Since You

Directed by: Jeff Stephenson

Starring: Desmond Harrington, Kathleen Robertson, Christian Kane, Jon Abrahams

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Tiere bis unters Dach

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Fear Clinic

Directed by: Robert Hall

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Magellan

Directed by: Rob York

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Men of a Certain Age

Directed by: Parthiban Shanmugam

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Albert Schweitzer

Directed by: Gavin Millar

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 January 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • In USA's Monk, the 4th season episode of MR. MONK AND MRS. MONK (#T-2351) indicates that Monk spilt something on January 12, 1999 during an earthquake. He stated "Earthquakes count, I don't make the rules."
  • In the television series The X-Files, the third season episode Syzygy, has two girls, Terri & Magi, both born on January 12, 1979. Strange astrological properties with 3+ celestial bodies in alignment gives them great power which they use to kill off several of their high school classmates on their birthday in 1996.
  • In 2001: A Space Odyssey, the fictional computer HAL becomes operational on January 12. In the movie by Stanley Kubrick, HAL was "born" in 1992, while in the book by Arthur C. Clarke the same event occurs in 1997.
  • Tanzania - Zanzibar Revolution Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Hasib Sabbagh: Palestinian businessman and philanthropist, co-founder of Consolidated Contractors Company (Born 1920).
  • Daniel Bensaid: French philosopher (Born 1946).
Facts:
  • The 2010 Haiti earthquake occurs killing an estimated 316,000 and destroying the majority of the capital Port-au-Prince.
  • Australia experiences its hottest night since 1902, as a heatwave grips the country. (IBN Live)
  • Five Thai policemen are charged with murder over the disappearance of a Saudi businessman 20 years ago that was linked to the theft of Saudi royal jewellery. (BBC)
  • The European Court of Human Rights rules that powers contained in the UK Terrorism Act 2000 violate the European Convention on Human Rights. (BBC)
  • The United Kingdom bans the Islamist organisation Al-Muhajiroun and an offshoot group, Islam4UK. (VOA)

Sport Games on 12 January 2010

Premier League
UK Soccer
  • St Mirren - Aberdeen : 1 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 12, 2010 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on January 12, 2010 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2010 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. It Kills Me - Melanie Fiona
  2. I Invented Sex - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
  3. Say Aah - Trey Songz Featuring Fabolous
  4. Money To Blow - Birdman Featuring Lil Wayne & Drake
  5. BedRock - Young Money Featuring Lloyd
  6. Papers - Usher
  7. Ludacris - How Low
  8. Bad Habits - Maxwell
  9. Empire State Of Mind - Jay-Z + Alicia Keys
  10. Alicia Keys - Try Sleeping With A Broken Heart
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Me Gusta Todo De Ti - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
  2. Hay Ojitos - Intocable
  3. Se Me Va La Voz - Alejandro Fernandez
  4. Dile Al Amor - Aventura
  5. Te Ira Mejor Sin Mi - Joan Sebastian
  6. La Calabaza - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  7. Te Ves Fatal - El Trono de Mexico
  8. Estuve - Alejandro Fernandez
  9. Looking For Paradise - Alejandro Sanz Featuring Alicia Keys
  10. Mi Complemento - Los Huracanes del Norte
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Break - Three Days Grace
  2. I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin
  3. Weezer - (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
  4. Muse - Uprising
  5. If You Only Knew - Shinedown
  6. Foo Fighters - Wheels
  7. Kings And Queens - Thirty Seconds To Mars
  8. Alice In Chains - Check My Brain
  9. Savior - Rise Against
  10. Phoenix - 1901

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Honor Of Spies

By: W. E. B. Griffin and William E. Butterworth IV

August, 1943: In his short time as a spy with the Office of Strategic Services, young Cletus Frade has faced many unlikely situations, but nothing like his new assignment.

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Superfreakonomics

By: Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner

Freakonomics lived on the New York Times bestseller list for an astonishing two years. Now authors Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J.

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The Last Song

By: Nicholas Sparks

Seventeen year old Veronica "Ronnie" Miller's life was turned upside-down when her parents divorced and her father moved from New York City to Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina.

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Dear John

By: Nicholas Sparks

FROM THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHORAn angry rebel, John dropped out of school and enlisted in the Army, not knowing what else to do with his life--until he meets the girl of his dreams, Savannah.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

DJMAX Portable Hot Tunes

DJMAX Portable Hot Tunes

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Music video game

Publisher: Pentavision

DogFighter

DogFighter

Platform: PC

Genre: Vehicular combat Combat flight simulator Third-person shooter

Publisher: Dark Water Studios

Disney Sing It: Party Hits

Disney Sing It: Party Hits

Platform: PlayStation 3, Wii

Genre: Karaoke

Publisher: Disney Interactive Studios

And-Kensaku

And-Kensaku

Platform: Wii

Genre: Party

Publisher: Nintendo

Blacklight: Tango Down

Blacklight: Tango Down

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Publisher: Ignition Entertainment

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
A Future That Doesn’t Guzzle

Automakers unveiled many hybrid gas-electric and battery-powered cars at the Detroit auto show, a sign of how much emphasis is being placed on the electrification of vehicles. [..]

E-Mail? Free. Internet? That’ll Cost You.

As Continental installs Wi-Fi on some aircraft, it will also offer Kiteline, a connection for e-mail but not for surfing of the Web, free. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $45.00
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $67.00
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $71.80
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $52.03
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.7084 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.5747 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.9802 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.284 CNY

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

The Dry Land

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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City Island

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The Slammin' Salmon

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Brooklyn's Finest

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Don McKay

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