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Monday 15 August 2011

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 15, 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. Courageous, directed by Alex Kendrick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while Retribution by Sherrilyn Kenyon was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Black Dynamite. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blackwater or Bodycount.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 15 August 2011

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Movies

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

Courageous

Directed by: Alex Kendrick

Starring: Alex Kendrick, Ken Bevel, Kevin Downes, Renee Jewell

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Abduction

Directed by: John Singleton

Starring: Taylor Lautner, Lily Collins, Alfred Molina, Jake Andolina

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Fright Night

Directed by: Craig Gillespie

Starring: Anton Yelchin, Colin Farrell, David Tennant, Toni Collette

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The Help

Directed by: Tate Taylor

Starring: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Bryce Dallas Howard

Country: United States

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Headhunters

Directed by: Morten Tyldum

Starring: Aksel Hennie, Synnøve Macody Lund, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Julie R. Ølgaard

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Black Dynamite

Directed by: Scott Sanders

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Dirty Money

Directed by: Adam Tysoe

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Against the Wall

Directed by: John Frankenheimer

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Sweet Home Alabama

Directed by: WDP

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Necessary Roughness

Directed by: Not Specified

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 August 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • Hawaii ? Toro Nagashi (Floating Lantern Ceremony) to commemorate the end of the second world war
  • Poland ? Polish Armed Forces Day
  • Eastern Orthodoxy ? Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos, the commemoration of the death of Mary, the mother of Jesus.
  • RC Saints ? Feast day of the Assumption of Mary, the mother of Jesus, Holy Day of Obligation. Public Holiday in: Austria, Belgium, Cameroon, Chile, C(te d'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, East Timor, France, Greece, India, Italy, Lebanon, Lithuania, Malta, Mauritius, Poland, Portugal, Seychelles, Slovenia and Spain.
  • Acadie ? National Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • A double bombing in the Iraqi city of Kut kills at least 34 and injures 68 people. (CNN)
  • Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi gives a live address to the nation after rebels claim a number of victories in the 2011 Libyan civil war. (CNN)
  • Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs Ahmet Davutoğlu says that unspecified ampquotstepsampquot would be taken by Turkey if Syria fails to end the crackdown. (Al Jazeera)
  • 2011 Syrian uprising:
  • The Syrian navy shells the city of Latakia, killing as many as 26 people, including Palestinian refugees from Ramel refugee camp in southern Latakia. (''Jerusalem Post'')

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Sport Games on 15 August 2011

Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Ein Frankfurt - Fortuna Dusseldorf : 1 - 1
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Division 2
Football (France)
  • Monaco - Reims : 1 - 2
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Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Man City - Swansea : 4 - 0
See all Football game results of 15 August 2011
Eredivisie
Football (Netherlands)
  • Nijmegen - Excelsior : 2 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 15, 2011 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. I'm On One - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
  2. Motivation - Kelly Rowland Featuring Lil Wayne
  3. Sure Thing - Miguel
  4. How To Love - Lil Wayne
  5. She Ain't You - Chris Brown
  6. My Last - Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown
  7. Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
  8. Unusual - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
  9. Beyonce - Best Thing I Never Had
  10. Quickie - Miguel
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
  2. Taboo - Don Omar
  3. Amor Clandestino - Mana
  4. You - Romeo Santos
  5. Di Que Regresaras - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
  6. Te Amo y Te Amo - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
  7. Ven A Bailar - Jennifer Lopez Featuring Pitbull
  8. Olvidame - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
  9. Cuanto Me Cuesta - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  10. Donde Estas Presumida - Chuy Lizarraga y Su Banda Tierra Sinaloense
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. The Adventures Of Rain Dance Maggie - Red Hot Chili Peppers
  2. Walk - Foo Fighters
  3. Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks
  4. Country Song - Seether
  5. Rope - Foo Fighters
  6. Coldplay - Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall
  7. So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold
  8. Lowlife - Theory Of A Deadman
  9. Not Again - Staind
  10. Up All Night - Blink-182

Books

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

Retribution

By: Sherrilyn Kenyon

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Sherrilyn Kenyon comes the next thrilling installment in her blockbuster Dark-Hunter® series Harm no human… A hired gunslinger, William Jessup Brady lived his life

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Happy Birthday

By: Danielle Steel

First time in paperback! In this beguiling novel, Danielle Steel tells the story of three very different people, each of whom reaches a crucial turning point on the same day—a

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A Stolen Life

By: Jaycee Dugard

An instant #1 New York Times bestseller—Jaycee Dugard’s raw and powerful memoir, her own story of being kidnapped in 1991 and held captive for more than eighteen years.In

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Portrait Of A Spy

By: Daniel Silva

“A bona fide thrill ride.”—Miami Herald “Silva builds tension with breathtaking double and triple turns of plot.”—People Portrait of a Spy is Silva’s eleventh thriller to feature art restorer and master spy Gabriel

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bodycount

Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Codemasters

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Blackwater

Blackwater

Platform: Xbox 360

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: 505 Games

The Cursed Crusade

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: EU dtp entertainment AG; NA Atlus; JP Ubisoft

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Dawn of Fantasy

Dawn of Fantasy

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: MMORTS

Publisher: 505 Games

Bastion

Bastion

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, Xbox 360, iOS, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $37.38
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $93.61
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $73.21
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $32.35
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 8.1486 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.5221 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.7996 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.717 CNY

Home videos

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

The Undefeated

Studio: Arc Entertainment

Format: DVD

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Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Studio: Fox

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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The First Grader

Studio: Fox

Format: DVD

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Due Date

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Beauty and the Beast

Studio: Disney

Format: 20th Anniversary Diamond Edition Blu-ray 3D

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