Saturday 13 August 2011US date format: 8/13/2011, UK date format: 13/8/2011
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 13, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
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 Those Guys Have All The Fun by James Andrew Miller and Tom Shales was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Black Dynamite.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battlefield Play4Free or CardMon Hero.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 13 August 2011
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 13 August 2011!
Which were the important events of 13 August 2011 ?
- International Lefthanders Day
- St. Wigbert
- RC saints - Pontianus and Hippolytus, Radegunde (help against the pox), Cassianus of Imola (patron of shorthand-writers)
- In Brasil, Friday 13 August (agosto) is considered to be especially filled with sorrow (desgosto)
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 6 saints: St. Hippolytus
- St. Cassian
- St. John Berchmans
- St. John Bosco
- St. Radegund
- Roman festivals - Vertumnalias in honor of Vertumnus, and also Diana, on the Aventine hill
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 13 August
- Stage rigging collapses at the Indiana State Fair, killing at least five and injuring dozens of fans of the musical group Sugarland and singer/songwriter Sara Bareilles. (CNN)
- The Thomson and Mitchell rivers flood in the Gippsland region of the Australian state of Victoria. (ABC News Australia)
- A ruptured oil pipeline is discovered near Gannet Alpha platform, run by Shell 113 miles from Aberdeen, Scotland. BBC
- 2011 England riots
- Two people are charged with the murder of three men who were hit by a car in Birmingham as they tried to protect their property from looters. (BBC)
- British Prime Minister David Cameron hires so-called U.S. supercop Bill Bratton to advise the British Government on dealing with gang-related violence. (BBC)
- The first electoral contest of the 2012 United States Presidential election takes place in the Iowa town of Ames with the Ames Straw Poll for Republican Party candidates with Michele Bachmann emerging as the winner. (''Washington Post'')
Sport Games on 13 August 2011
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Bergen - St Truiden : 4 - 2
- Club Brugge - Oud-Heverlee Leuven : 1 - 0
- Genk - Waregem : 2 - 2
- Gent - Standard : 3 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Freiburg - Mainz : 1 - 2
- Hamburg - Hertha : 2 - 2
- Hoffenheim - Dortmund : 1 - 0
- M'gladbach - Stuttgart : 1 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Aachen - Cottbus : 0 - 2
- Paderborn - Greuther Furth : 0 - 1
Division 2Football (France)
- Lens - Troyes : 2 - 1
Planetary positions on this day
What news were making the headlines those days in August 2011?
Make this date unforgettable
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2011 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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
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?