Wednesday 17 July 2013US date format: 7/17/2013, UK date format: 17/7/2013
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 17, 2013). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat).
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Blurred Lines by Robin Thicke.
We're the Millers, directed by Rawson Marshall Thurber, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013
while A Dance With Dragons by George R. R. Martin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching About Time.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dead Space 3 or Blood Knights.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Kyoto, Japan - Gion Matsuri
- Various mathematics departments - Yellow Pig's Day
- South Korea - Constitution Day
- Puerto Rico - Luis Mu�oz Rivera's Birthday
- Feast Day of St Cynllo
- Iraq - Ba'ath Revolution Day
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- Researchers from different medical centers at major cities in the United Kingdom, led by Cancer Research UK's London Research Institute and University College London, are embarking on a massive long-term effort to study lung cancer's resistance to treatment by mapping involved genes using patient profiles. (BBC)
- Chilean politician Pablo Longueira withdraws his candidacy for the presidential election, less than a month after winning the primaries of the right-wing coalition. (Reuters)
- Thousands of protesters gather outside the Hellenic Parliament in opposition of a new bill that would cut thousands of public sector jobs. (Reuters)
- Senior Syrian government official Mohammed Darrar Jamo is shot dead in Sarafand, Lebanon. (BBC)
- Rivers State governor Rotimi Amaechi and his convoy are pelted with stones, coming days after he was suspended from People's Democratic Party, allegedly for lodging his opposition against Goodluck Jonathan. (BBC)
- From the People Who Brought You Madagascar, Kung Fu Panda, The Croods, How to Train Your Dragon and Shrek
- The Movie Premiere of Turbo
- Asiana Airlines redacts their lawsuit of San Francisco news station KTVU over displaying racist names. (NPR)
- In a new law the United Arab Emirates is offering citizens a gram of gold for every kilogram of weight they lose in an attempt to curb the rising obesity rate in the nation. (NPR)
- Same-sex marriage becomes legal in England and Wales after the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill receives Royal Assent. (BBC)
- German authorities indict Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone for alleged bribery. (Guardian)
- A Bangladesh war crimes tribunal sentences Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mojaheed, Secretary General of the Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami political party, to death for atrocities committed during the Bangladesh Liberation War. (Reuters)
- A heat wave settles over the United States with at least one death reported. (AP via Newser)
- At least 58 people are dead and 175 missing in floods in China's Sichuan province. (xinhuanet)
- A bomb detonates inside a teahouse in Mosul, Iraq killing at least 10 people. (Reuters)
- 7 people are killed by a car bomb close to Damascus. (Sky News)
- 1 man and a 15-year-old boy are killed near the Turkish border town of Ceylanpınar after clashes erupted between Al-Nausra and female Kurds of the YPG. (Hurriyet Daily News), (Daily star News)
- Syrian civil war:: 1 man and a 15-year-old boy are killed near the Turkish border town of Ceylanpınar after clashes erupted between Al-Nausra and female Kurds of the YPG. (Hurriyet Daily News), (Daily star News)7 people are killed by a car bomb close to Damascus. (Sky News)
- Protests break out in Egypt when envoys from the European Union visit the country, protesting for Morsi to be brought back to power. (Al Jazeera)
- Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula confirms that its former deputy Said Ali al-Shihri was killed in a US drone strike. (ABC Online)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 2013 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Robin Thicke - Blurred Lines
- Daft Punk - Get Lucky
- Miley Cyrus - We Can't Stop
- Imagine Dragons - Radioactive
- Cruise (Remix) - Florida Georgia Line
- Macklemore - Can't Hold Us
- Justin Timberlake - Mirrors
- Bruno Mars - Treasure
- Selena Gomez - Come & Get It
- Cups (Pitch Perfect's When I'm Gone) - Anna Kendrick
Top #10 R&B songs
- Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke Featuring T.I. + Pharrell
- Can't Hold Us - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Ray Dalton
- Same Love - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Mary Lambert
- #Beautiful - Mariah Carey Featuring Miguel
- Power Trip - J. Cole Featuring Miguel
- Thrift Shop - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz
- Body Party - Ciara
- U.O.E.N.O. - Rocko Featuring Future & Rick Ross
- Bad - Wale Featuring Tiara Thomas Or Rihanna
- Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe - Kendrick Lamar
Top #10 Latin songs
- Vivir Mi Vida - Marc Anthony
- El Ruido de Tus Zapatos - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Limbo - Daddy Yankee
- Y Te Vas - Banda Carnaval
- Damaso - Gerardo Ortiz
- Zumba - Don Omar
- La Pregunta - J Alvarez
- Te Me Vas - Prince Royce
- Te Perdiste Mi Amor - Thalia Featuring Prince Royce
- Algo Me Gusta De Ti - Wisin & Yandel Featuring Chris Brown & T-Pain
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- 1 AUD = 5.668 CNY
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