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Friday 15 July 2011

It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 15, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of July people in US were listening to Party Rock Anthem by LMFAO. Captain America: The First Avenger, directed by Joe Johnston, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while State Of Wonder by Ann Patchett was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Sweet Home Alabama. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crimson: Steam Pirates or Bit.Trip Saga.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 15 July 2011

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Movies

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

Captain America: The First Avenger

Directed by: Joe Johnston

Starring: Chris Evans, Hugo Weaving, Samuel L. Jackson, Hayley Atwell

Country: United States

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Friends with Benefits

Directed by: Will Gluck

Starring: Mila Kunis, Justin Timberlake, Patricia Clarkson, Jenna Elfman

Country: United States

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Retreat

Directed by: Carl Tibbetts

Starring: Cillian Murphy, Thandie Newton, Jamie Bell, Jimmy Yuill

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Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

Directed by: Zoya Akhtar

Starring: Katrina Kaif, Hrithik Roshan, Naseeruddin Shah, Farhan Akhtar

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Coming & Going

Directed by: Edoardo Ponti

Starring: Rhys Darby, Sasha Alexander, Fionnula Flanagan, Pam Cook

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TV Series

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

Sweet Home Alabama

Directed by: WDP

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Necessary Roughness

Directed by: Not Specified

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The Division

Directed by: Eric Won

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Xanadu

Directed by: CNBC

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 July 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Vladimir the Great's day (Eastern Orthodox; Roman Catholic)
  • Confuflux (Discordianism)
  • Saint Swithun's feast day (Anglican Church)
  • Japan - Third day of Obon feast period
  • Palermo, Sicily - Festival of Santa Rosalia
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Facts:
  • Indian troops report three deaths in Maidanpora, Kupwara, Kashmir. (BBC)
  • International campaigners against the drone attacks, carried out by the United States in Pakistan, launch their attempt to have former CIA legal chief John A. Rizzo arrested and charged with the murders of hundreds of people after his admission in ''Newsweek'' that he approved attacks each month since 2004. (''The Guardian'')
  • Soldiers, air force bombers and helicopter gunships begin a major offensive in south-eastern Turkey as the country's prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan vows to seek vengeance on Kurdish rebels. (BBC)
  • 2011 Syrian uprising: At least 14 people are killed in the latests attacks by regime forces on demonstrations in cities nationwide. More than 10,000 people are held in prisons by the regime. The demonstrations are reported to be among the largest yet in the ongoing effort to topple the government. (BBC)
  • Europe's biggest lottery jackpot, £161 million (US$260 million), is scooped by a couple from Largs, Ayrshire, in Scotland. (BBC)

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Sport Games on 15 July 2011

Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Cottbus - Dresden : 2 - 1
  • Frankfurt FSV - Union Berlin : 1 - 1
  • Greuther Furth - Ein Frankfurt : 2 - 3
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on July 15, 2011 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. LMFAO - Party Rock Anthem
  2. Pitbull - Give Me Everything
  3. Adele - Rolling In The Deep
  4. Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.) - Katy Perry
  5. Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
  6. The Edge Of Glory - Lady Gaga
  7. Katy Perry - E.T.
  8. How To Love - Lil Wayne
  9. OneRepublic - Good Life
  10. Hot Chelle Rae - Tonight Tonight
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. My Last - Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown
  5. How To Love - Lil Wayne
  6. She Ain't You - Chris Brown
  7. Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
  8. Unusual - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
  9. Far Away - Marsha Ambrosius
  10. Man Down - Rihanna
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Taboo - Don Omar
  2. You - Romeo Santos
  3. Ven A Bailar - Jennifer Lopez Featuring Pitbull
  4. Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
  5. Te Amo y Te Amo - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
  6. Prometi - Intocable
  7. El Ardido - Larry Hernandez
  8. Di Que Regresaras - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
  9. No Me Dejes Con Las Ganas - Los Horoscopos de Durango
  10. Cuanto Me Cuesta - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Rope - Foo Fighters
  2. Country Song - Seether
  3. Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks
  4. Walk - Foo Fighters
  5. Coldplay - Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall
  6. You Are A Tourist - Death Cab For Cutie
  7. Lies Of The Beautiful People - Sixx: A.M.
  8. Adolescents - Incubus
  9. The Black Keys - Howlin' For You
  10. So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold

Books

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

State Of Wonder

By: Ann Patchett

"Expect miracles when you read Ann Patchett's fiction."—New York Times Book ReviewAward-winning, New York Times bestselling author Ann Patchett returns with a provocative and assured novel of morality and miracles, science

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Unbroken

By: Laura Hillenbrand

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE • Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader’s Circle for author chats and more.In

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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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Reckless Endangerment

By: Gretchen Morgenson and Joshua Rosner

A Washington Post Notable Nonfiction Book for 2011 One of The Economist's 2011 Books of the Year In Reckless Endangerment, Gretchen Morgenson exposes how the watchdogs who were supposed to protect

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Ascension: Chronicle of the Godslayer

Ascension: Chronicle of the Godslayer

Platform: iOS, PlayStation Vita

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Beep

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, Linux

Genre: Platform, Action and Adventure

Crimson: Steam Pirates

Crimson: Steam Pirates

Platform: iOS

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Bungie Aerospace Corporation

Bit.Trip Saga

Bit.Trip Saga

Platform: Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Music, various

Publisher: JP Arc System Works; NA Aksys Games; EU Rising Star Games

DragonVale

DragonVale

Platform: iOS, Android

Genre: Park Simulator

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $41.27
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $101.06
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $88.12
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $35.28
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 7.9235 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.7791 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.8539 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.882 CNY

Home videos

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

Justin Bieber: Never Say Never

Studio: Paramount

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

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The Tillman Story

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Tuesday, After Christmas

Studio: Lorber Films

Format: DVD

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Jack Goes Boating

Studio: Overture

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Jumping the Broom

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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