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Monday 17 January 2011

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 17, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Firework by Katy Perry. Red State, directed by Kevin Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while Awakened by Kristin Cast, P.C. Cast was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Green Hornet. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alien Zombie Megadeath or Crimzon Clover.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 17 January 2011

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Movies

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

Red State

Directed by: Kevin Smith

Starring: Michael Parks, Melissa Leo, John Goodman, Michael Angarano

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Gnomeo & Juliet

Directed by: Kelly Asbury

Starring: James McAvoy, Emily Blunt, Maggie Smith, Ashley Jensen

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The Rite

Directed by: Mikael Håfström

Starring: Colin O'Donoghue, Anthony Hopkins, Ciarán Hinds, Alice Braga

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Tyrannosaur

Directed by: Paddy Considine

Starring: Peter Mullan, Archie Lal, Jag Sanghera, Mike Fearnley

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Win Win

Directed by: Tom McCarthy

Starring: Paul Giamatti, Amy Ryan, Jeffrey Tambor, Bobby Cannavale

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TV Series

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

The Green Hornet

Directed by: Michel Gondry

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Rake

Written by: Peter Duncan, Richard Roxburgh, Charles Waterstreet

Directed by: Peter Duncan

Starring: Richard Roxburgh, Matt Day, Russell Dykstra, Danielle Cormack

Country: Australia

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Eva Luna

Directed by: Adriana Barraza

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In Between Men

Directed by: Jennifer Gelfer

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Glory Daze

Directed by: Ramon Fernandez

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 January 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
  • Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • An explosion destroys a bus in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan, killing 18. (''The Guardian'')
  • A partial curfew is imposed in parts of Karachi, Pakistan, aimed at ending a surge in ethnic and political violence that has claimed 29 lives in the past four days. (''Daily Times'')
  • Farmers in Argentina halt sales of wheat, corn and soy in a strike over export curbs. (Al Jazeera)
  • Walmart's bid for South African retail store Massmart is approved by shareholders, with organized labour groups such as the Congress of South African Trade Unions threatening boycotts against the store. (Reuters)
  • GlaxoSmithKline pays out $3.4 billion last quarter in legal settlings over their drug Avandia. (AP via Google)

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Sport Games on 17 January 2011

Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Oberhausen - Hertha : 1 - 3
See all Football game results of 17 January 2011
La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Ath Madrid - Mallorca : 3 - 0
See all Football game results of 17 January 2011
Division 2
Football (France)
  • Nantes - Troyes : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of 17 January 2011
Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Crotone - Reggina : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 17 January 2011

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 17, 2011 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Can't Be Friends - Trey Songz
  2. What's My Name? - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  3. Aston Martin Music - Rick Ross Featuring Drake & Chrisette Michele
  4. No Hands - Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Roscoe Dash & Wale
  5. No BS - Chris Brown
  6. Make A Movie - Twista Featuring Chris Brown
  7. Lay It Down - Lloyd
  8. Right Thru Me - Nicki Minaj
  9. Wiz Khalifa - Black And Yellow
  10. Keri Hilson - Pretty Girl Rock
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Danza Kuduro - Don Omar & Lucenzo
  2. Ni Lo Intentes - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
  3. Loca - Shakira Featuring El Cata
  4. Bon, Bon - Pitbull
  5. Corazon Sin Cara - Prince Royce
  6. Arrastrando Las Patas - Larry Hernandez
  7. Me Encantaria - Fidel Rueda
  8. Nina De Mi Corazon - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  9. Besame - Camila
  10. Cuando Me Enamoro - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Juan Luis Guerra

Books

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

Awakened

By: Kristin Cast, P.C. Cast

Exonerated by the Vampyre High Council and returned to her position of High Priestess at Tulsa's House of Night, Neferet has sworn vengeance on Zoey. Dominion over Kalona is only one of the weapons she plans to use against Z.

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Cross Fire

By: James Patterson

Wedding bells ringDetective Alex Cross and Bree's wedding plans are put on hold when Alex is called to the scene of the perfectly executed assassination of two of Washington D.C.'s

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Secrets To The Grave

By: Tami Hoag

Marissa Fordham is dead, but her daughter is found at the crime scene, injured but alive. Now sheriff's detective Tony Mendez and child advocate Anne Leone begin to peel

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Decision Points

By: George W. Bush

In this candid and gripping account, President George W. Bush describes the critical decisions that shaped his presidency and personal life.George W. Bush served as president of the United States during eight of the most consequential years in American history.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Alien Zombie Megadeath

Alien Zombie Megadeath

Platform: PlayStation 3 Windows

Genre: Shooter game action

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Capsized

Platform: Microsoft Windows, iPad, Linux, OS X, Xbox 360

Genre: Platformer, run and gun

Publisher: Alientrap, indiePub (iOS)

Clan of Champions

Clan of Champions

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: JP Acquire; NA NIS America

Crimzon Clover

Crimzon Clover

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Arcade

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Yotsubane, Degica

DragonVale

DragonVale

Platform: iOS, Android

Genre: Park Simulator

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.8362 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.6843 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.9771 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.555 CNY

Home videos

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

Incendies

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Bunraku

Studio: Arc Entertainment

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Bridesmaids

Studio: Universal

Format: DVD & Unrated Blu-ray

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Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil

Studio: Weinstein/Anchor Bay

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

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Made in Dagenham

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD

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