Tuesday 15 November 2011
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 15, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of November people in US were listening to We Found Love by Rihanna.
A 2nd Chance, directed by Clay Glen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011
while The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Layover.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Army Attack or Combat Mission: Battle for Normandy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 15 November 2011
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Which were the important events of 15 November 2011 ?
- Austria - Saint Leopold's day -- no school in Vienna, Lower Austria and Upper Austria
- USA - America Recycles Day
- Norway - The official skolebr�d-day on Sunnland skole
- Roman festivals - Festival in honor of Feronia (others say 13 November)
- Brazil - Republic Proclamation Day (1889)
- R.C. Saints - Albert the Great
- Palestine - Independence Day (declared 1988)
- Eastern Orthodoxy - Feast of Saint Philip the Apostle and the beginning of Winter Lent; also see November 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 15 November
- A suspected drone attack in Pakistan's North Waziristan province kills six militants. (BBC)
- Syrian uprising:
- After a meeting with Russian officials in Moscow, the opposition Syrian National Council calls for UN peacekeepers to be introduced into Syria. (CNN)
- Pressure is applied to the Syrian government from many sides as Turkey threatens to cut electricity to its southern neighbor, while the European Union increases sanctions on the regime. (CNN)
- The Jordanian embassy in Damascus is attacked after Jordan’s King Abdullah II criticizes the violent crackdown on protesters and calls for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to step down. (''The Washington Post'')
- Following months of violent protests against his 33-year rule, Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh says he will leave office ampquotwithin 90 daysampquot of an agreement regarding elections with the regional Gulf Cooperation Council. (CNN)
- Following several acts of self-immolation by Tibetans in Tibet, exiled Tibetans in India urge the Chinese government to end its repressive policies restricting the religious freedom of Tibetans. (''The Tibet Post'')
- Chinese artist Ai Weiwei pays 8.45 million yuan in taxes after receiving a large number of donations from supporters who believe the debt was politically motivated because of his criticism of the Chinese government. (CNN)
- Police in the English city of Birmingham arrest four men in the Sparkhill district in a major anti-terrorism operation. (BBC)
- The first Gas Summit of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum opens in Doha. (Trend News Agency)
- Nauru swears in its third President in less than a week, as President Freddie Pitcher, in office for just six days, is ousted in a 9-8 vote of no confidence. Sprent Dabwido is sworn in as the new president. (''Sydney Morning Herald'')
- The New York Police Department clears Occupy Wall Street protesters from Zuccotti Park. (''New York Times'')
- Negotiators from the United States Senate and House of Representatives reach a partial budget agreement. (''Federal Times'')
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 2011 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Ni**as in Paris - Jay Z Kanye West
- She Will - Lil Wayne Featuring Drake
- Party - Beyonce Featuring Andre 3000
- Headlines - Drake
- That Way - Wale Featuring Jeremih & Rick Ross
- Wet The Bed - Chris Brown Featuring Ludacris
- Marvin & Chardonnay - Big Sean Featuring Kanye West & Roscoe Dash
- Body 2 Body - Ace Hood Featuring Chris Brown
- Lotus Flower Bomb - Wale Featuring Miguel
- Work Out - J. Cole
Top #10 Latin songs
- Promise - Romeo Santos Featuring Usher
- El Verdadero Amor Perdona - Mana Featuring Prince Royce
- Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
- El Mil Amores - Pesado
- Taboo - Don Omar
- Olvidame - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
- Maquina Del Tiempo - Tito "El Bambino" Featuring Wisin & Yandel
- Ayer - Enrique Iglesias
- Di Que Regresaras - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
- Moves Like Jagger - Maroon 5 Featuring Christina Aguilera
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $40.49
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $102.47
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $78.81
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $27.19
- 1 CHF = 6.9351 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.2193 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.8962 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.46 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?