Friday July 15, 2011
US date format: 7/15/2011, UK date format: 15/7/2011
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see zodiac on July 15, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.
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 Folly Beach by Dorothea Benton Frank was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sweet Home Alabama.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cordy or Minecraft.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 15, 2011?
- 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
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- 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)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 15, 2011?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 R&B songs
- DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne - I'm On One
- Kelly Rowland Featuring Lil Wayne - Motivation
- Miguel - Sure Thing
- Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown - My Last
- Lil Wayne - How To Love
Top #5 Rock songs
Top #5 Latin songs
- Don Omar - Taboo
- Romeo Santos - You
- Jennifer Lopez Featuring Pitbull - Ven A Bailar
- Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer - Give Me Everything
- La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas - Te Amo y Te Amo
Sport Games on July 15, 2011
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Cottbus - Dresden : 2 - 1
- Frankfurt FSV - Union Berlin : 1 - 1
- Greuther Furth - Ein Frankfurt : 2 - 3
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $82.42
- Apple AAPL: opens at $361.17
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $26.47
- General Electric GE: opens at $18.55
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $175.08
- 1 USD = 79.14 JPY
- 1 USD = 0.9532 CAD
- 1 USD = 0.8154 CHF
- 1 USD = 6.462 CNY
- 1 EUR = 112.0 JPY
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on July 15, 2011?
On July 15, 2011 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is July 15, 2011?
On July 15, 2011 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on July 15, 2011?
On July 15, 2011 the US President was Barack Obama (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 15, 2011?
On July 15, 2011 the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on July 15, 2011?
On July 15, 2011 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.