Monday 19 December 2011
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 19, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of December people in US were listening to We Found Love by Rihanna.
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, directed by Stephen Daldry, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011
while Micro by Michael Crichton and Richard Preston was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Layover.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Anomaly: Warzone Earth or Bulletstorm.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 19 December 2011
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Which were the important events of 19 December 2011 ?
- 2003 - the events of the fictional docu-drama The Day Britain Stopped take place.
- Roman festivals - Opalia
- Also see December 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 19 December
- Fighting continues in Cairo's Tahrir Square for a fourth successive day. (Al-Jazeera)
- Syria agrees to an Arab League plan to allow monitors into the country amid the uprising. (Bloomberg)
- Saab Automobile officially files for bankruptcy. (AFP via News Limited)
- Samsung Electronics announces it has filed new claims of patent infringement against Apple in Germany, raising the stakes in an ongoing worldwide patent war. (Reuters)
- Brandon McInerney is sentenced to 21 years in jail in the US state of California for the E.O. Green School shooting of gay classmate Larry King. (AP via Fox News)
- Death of Kim Jong-il
- The death of North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-il on December 17 is announced by Korean Central Television. (Al Jazeera)
- Military forces of neighboring South Korea are placed on high alert following the death of Kim Jong-il, fearing possible retaliation from North Korea. (CNN)
- Kim Jong-un is proclaimed the expected successor to his father. (''Wall Street Journal'')
- A short-range missile test is conducted off North Korea's east coast. (Channel News Asia)
- Congolese opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi calls on the army to stop following orders from President Joseph Kabila. (BBC)
- Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari returns to Pakistan after undergoing treatment in Dubai. (''Times of India'')
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Sport Games on 19 December 2011
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- St Pauli - Ein Frankfurt : 2 - 0
Division 2Football (France)
- Guingamp - Sedan : 1 - 3
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Crystal Palace - Birmingham : 1 - 0
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- York - Kidderminster : 2 - 3
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2011 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Ni**as in Paris - Jay Z Kanye West
- Lotus Flower Bomb - Wale Featuring Miguel
- Party - Beyonce Featuring Andre 3000
- Dance (A$$) - Big Sean Featuring Nicki Minaj
- She Will - Lil Wayne Featuring Drake
- Make Me Proud - Drake Featuring Nicki Minaj
- Headlines - Drake
- That Way - Wale Featuring Jeremih & Rick Ross
- 5 O'Clock - T-Pain Featuring Wiz Khalifa & Lily Allen
- You The Boss - Rick Ross Featuring Nicki Minaj
Top #10 Latin songs
- Promise - Romeo Santos Featuring Usher
- El Verdadero Amor Perdona - Mana Featuring Prince Royce
- Lovumba (Prestige) - Daddy Yankee
- Te Quiero A Morir - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- El Mil Amores - Pesado
- Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
- Para No Perderte - Espinoza Paz
- Maquina Del Tiempo - Tito "El Bambino" Featuring Wisin & Yandel
- Nada Iguales - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
- Olvidame - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
Top #10 Rock songs
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
More doctors and hospitals are digitizing patient records, with 57 percent of office-based physicians using electronic health records in 2011, up 12 percent from 2010; however, the number of reported breaches has increased 32 percent in 2011 from 2010 at a cost of $6.5 billion to the industry; in almost half the cases, a lost or stolen phone or personal computer was responsible for the breach. [..]
MTV is changing the name of its election season campaign to Power of 12, nod to both the election year and the notion that 18- to 29-year-olds have a lot of political power if they choose to wield it; former name was Choose or Lose. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $37.15
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $100.14
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $72.61
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $25.95
- 1 CHF = 6.765 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.1105 CNY
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Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?