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Thursday 13 October 2011

It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 13, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Someone Like You by Adele. In Time, directed by Andrew Niccol, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while The Help by Kathryn Stockett was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Man Up. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Angry Birds Rio or 7554.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 13 October 2011

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Movies

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

In Time

Directed by: Andrew Niccol

Starring: Justin Timberlake, Amanda Seyfried, Cillian Murphy, Olivia Wilde

Country: United States

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Enter Nowhere

Directed by: Jack Heller

Starring: Katherine Waterston, Scott Eastwood, Sara Paxton, Shaun Sipos

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Dorfman in Love

Directed by: Brad Leong

Starring: Sara Rue, Kelen Coleman, Elliott Gould, Scott Wilson

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The Reunion

Directed by: Michael Pavone

Starring: John Cena, Ethan Embry, Amy Smart, Michael Rispoli

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Hugo

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

Starring: Asa Butterfield, Chloë Grace Moretz, Christopher Lee, Ben Kingsley

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Man Up

Directed by: Ben Palmer

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Dragon Age: Redemption

Directed by: Peter Winther

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Hell's Kitty

Directed by: Nicholas Tana

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Exposure

Directed by: Gordon Scott Venters

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Dream House

Directed by: Jim Sheridan

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 October 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • RC Saints - translation (1163) of Saint Edward the Confessor; memorial of Saint Gerald of Aurillac
  • Roman festivals - Fontanalia: festival dedicated to Fontus
  • French Republican Calendar - POche (Peach) Day, twenty-second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Also see October 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • John Peel Day - A day celebrating the life and influence of the late John Peel.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • A US drone attack in Pakistan's North Waziristan region destroys a Haqqani network militant compound, with four people reported killed. (AFP via Google News)
  • At least 16 people are killed by twin bomb blasts in the Sadr City neighbourhood of Baghdad, the capital of Iraq. (BBC)
  • The King of Bhutan, Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuck, marries 21-year-old college student Jetsun Pema in Punakha. (AP via MSNBC)
  • Qantas passengers in Australia face long delays and flight cancelations, as another strike by the airline's ground crew begins. (News Limited)
  • At least 88 containers fall from the stricken cargo ship into the Bay of Plenty off New Zealand's North Island, including one containing the (AFP via SBS News Australia)

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Planetary positions on this day

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 2011 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. She Will - Lil Wayne Featuring Drake
  2. Headlines - Drake
  3. Marvin & Chardonnay - Big Sean Featuring Kanye West & Roscoe Dash
  4. That Way - Wale Featuring Jeremih & Rick Ross
  5. Otis - Jay Z Kanye West Featuring Otis Redding
  6. Ni**as in Paris - Jay Z Kanye West
  7. Quickie - Miguel
  8. Wet The Bed - Chris Brown Featuring Ludacris
  9. I'm On One - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
  10. Beyonce - Best Thing I Never Had
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Rain Over Me - Pitbull Featuring Marc Anthony
  2. Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
  3. Taboo - Don Omar
  4. Olvidame - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
  5. Di Que Regresaras - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
  6. Frio - Ricky Martin
  7. Te Amo y Te Amo - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
  8. Promise - Romeo Santos Featuring Usher
  9. El Amor - Ricardo Arjona
  10. You - Romeo Santos
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Foo Fighters - Walk
  2. The Adventures Of Rain Dance Maggie - Red Hot Chili Peppers
  3. Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks
  4. The Sound Of Winter - Bush
  5. Not Again - Staind
  6. Tonight - Seether
  7. Up All Night - Blink-182
  8. Make It Stop (September's Children) - Rise Against
  9. Coldplay - Paradise
  10. Sail - AWOLNATION

Books

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

The Help

By: Kathryn Stockett

Aibileen is a black maid in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, who's always taken orders quietly, but lately she's unable to hold her bitterness back. Her friend Minny has never held her tongue but now must somehow keep secrets about her employer ...

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The Race

By: Clive Cussler and Justin Scott

Detective Isaac Bell returns, in the remarkable new adventure from the #1 New York Times-bestselling author. It is 1910, the age of flying machines is still in its infancy, and newspaper publisher Preston Whiteway is offering $50,000 for the first ...

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The Night Circus

By: Erin Morgenstern

The circus arrives without warning. No announcements precede it. It is simply there, when yesterday it was not. Within the black-and-white striped canvas tents is an utterly unique experience full of

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Lethal

By: Sandra Brown

When her four year old daughter informs her a sick man is in their yard, Honor Gillette rushes out to help him. But that "sick" man turns out to be Lee Coburn, the man accused of murdering seven people the ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

CraftWorld

Platform: Windows Phone

Genre: Open world

Publisher: 2.0 Studios

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Angry Birds Rio

Platform: iOS, Android, OS X, Windows, Symbian OS, webOS, BlackBerry Tablet OS, Windows Phone

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Rovio Entertainment

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7554

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Emobi Games

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APOX

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real Time Strategy, Indie, Action

Publisher: BlueGiant Interactive

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Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, Linux

Genre: Visual novel

Home videos

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

Heartless

Studio: MPI

Format: DVD

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The Other Woman

Studio: MPI

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Jackboots on Whitehall

Studio: Flatiron Film Company

Format: DVD

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Catch .44

Studio: Anchor Bay

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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The First Grader

Studio: Fox

Format: DVD

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