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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 Heat Rises by Richard Castle was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Man Up. If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn or Brawl Busters.
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

Planetary positions on October 13, 2011 - Geocentric view

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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. Walk - Foo Fighters
  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. Paradise - Coldplay
  10. Sail - AWOLNATION

Books

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

Heat Rises

By: Richard Castle

In the third book of the New York Times bestselling Nikki Heat series, following HEAT WAVE and NAKED HEAT, Richard Castle's new thrilling mystery continues the story of NYPD Homicide Detective,

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Son Of Stone

By: Stuart Woods

Stone Barrington knows everything there is to know about the city he loves, but he's about to learn something new about himself...

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In The Garden Of Beasts

By: Erik Larson

Erik Larson, New York Times bestselling author of Devil in the White City, delivers a remarkable story set during Hitler’s rise to power.The

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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy

Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Square Enix

Ace Combat: Assault Horizon Legacy

Ace Combat: Assault Horizon Legacy

Platform: Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games

Cars 2

Cars 2

Platform: Macintosh, Nintendo DS, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable, Wii, iOS, Windows, Xbox 360

Genre: Racing

Publisher: THQ Disney Interactive Studios Sony Computer Entertainment (PSP)

Brawl Busters

Brawl Busters

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action Game

Publisher: Rock Hippo Productions Ltd. & Weezor Inc.

The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn

The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360, iOS, Android, Symbian^3

Genre: Action-adventure, platformer, stealth

Publisher: Ubisoft, Gameloft (iOS, Android)

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
For ‘Reinvented’ Toyota Camry, Readiness Is All

Stuart Elliott Advertising column highlights Toyota Motor Sales USA's campaign for its 2012 Toyota Camry. [..]

In Response to Lawmaker, Buffett Claims 17.4% Tax Rate

Warren E Buffett responds to Rep Tim Huelskamp, who asked for Buffett to release his tax returns after Buffett called for higher taxes on wealthy individuals; he paid $6.9 million in federal income taxes in 2010, representing 17.4 percent of his $39.8 million in taxable income. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $40.12
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $91.18
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $74.83
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $25.92
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 7.1071 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.251 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.8794 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.503 CNY

Home videos

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

Mars Needs Moms

Studio: Disney

Format: DVD, Blu-ray & Blu-ray 3D

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White Wedding

Studio: Image Entertainment

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Spy Kids: All the Time in the World

Studio: Anchor Bay

Format: DVD and Blu-ray 3D

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I Spit on Your Grave

Studio: Anchor Bay Entertainment

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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The Bill Collector

Studio: Virgil Films and Entertainment

Format: DVD

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