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Sunday 21 August 2011

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 21, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Delilah Stewart Del Toro . In that special week of August people in US were listening to Party Rock Anthem by LMFAO. Courageous, directed by Alex Kendrick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while Smokin' Seventeen by Janet Evanovich was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Black Dynamite. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beatmania IIDX 19: Lincle or Thor: Son of Asgard.
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What the sky looked like on 21 August 2011

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


Directed by: Alex Kendrick

Starring: Alex Kendrick, Ken Bevel, Kevin Downes, Renee Jewell

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Directed by: John Singleton

Starring: Taylor Lautner, Lily Collins, Alfred Molina, Jake Andolina

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Fright Night

Directed by: Craig Gillespie

Starring: Anton Yelchin, Colin Farrell, David Tennant, Toni Collette

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The Help

Directed by: Tate Taylor

Starring: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Bryce Dallas Howard

Country: United States

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Directed by: Morten Tyldum

Starring: Aksel Hennie, Synnøve Macody Lund, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Julie R. Ølgaard

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Black Dynamite

Directed by: Scott Sanders

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Dirty Money

Directed by: Adam Tysoe

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Against the Wall

Directed by: John Frankenheimer

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Sweet Home Alabama

Directed by: WDP

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Necessary Roughness

Directed by: Not Specified

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 August 2011 ?

  • Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
  • Orthodox - Thaddaeus
  • RC saints - Pope Pius X
  • Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
Famous Birthdays:
  • Delilah Stewart Del Toro: American child of noted family, her parents are actor Benicio del Toro and his former girlfriend Kimberly Stewart.
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  • 2011 Libyan civil war:
  • Abdul Hafiz Ghoga, the Vice Chairman of the National Transitional Council, says that ampquotthe zero hour has startedampquot with fighting continuing in Tripoli. (Al-Jazeera)
  • Gaddafi appears on Libyan television claiming to be the ampquotfather of Libyaampquot. (AFP via ''Sydney Morning Herald'')
  • al-Jazeera reports that the rebels have taken control of Tripoli Airport. (BBC)
  • Barack Obama, the President of the United States, calls on Muammar Gaddafi to ampquotrelinquish power once and for all.ampquot (MSNBC)

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Sport Games on 21 August 2011

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Anderlecht - Bergen : 2 - 2
  • Standard - Kortrijk : 3 - 1
  • Waregem - Club Brugge : 1 - 1
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Hannover - Hertha : 1 - 1
  • Mainz - Schalke 04 : 2 - 4
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Cottbus - Karlsruhe : 2 - 0
  • Dresden - Paderborn : 1 - 2
  • Frankfurt FSV - Ein Frankfurt : 0 - 4
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Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Marseille - St Etienne : 0 - 0
  • Montpellier - Rennes : 4 - 0
  • Nancy - Sochaux : 1 - 2
  • Paris SG - Valenciennes : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 21 August 2011

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 21, 2011 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. I'm On One - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
  2. Motivation - Kelly Rowland Featuring Lil Wayne
  3. Sure Thing - Miguel
  4. How To Love - Lil Wayne
  5. She Ain't You - Chris Brown
  6. My Last - Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown
  7. Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
  8. Unusual - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
  9. Beyonce - Best Thing I Never Had
  10. Quickie - Miguel
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
  2. Taboo - Don Omar
  3. Amor Clandestino - Mana
  4. You - Romeo Santos
  5. Di Que Regresaras - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
  6. Te Amo y Te Amo - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
  7. Ven A Bailar - Jennifer Lopez Featuring Pitbull
  8. Olvidame - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
  9. Cuanto Me Cuesta - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  10. Donde Estas Presumida - Chuy Lizarraga y Su Banda Tierra Sinaloense
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. The Adventures Of Rain Dance Maggie - Red Hot Chili Peppers
  2. Walk - Foo Fighters
  3. Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks
  4. Country Song - Seether
  5. Rope - Foo Fighters
  6. Coldplay - Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall
  7. So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold
  8. Lowlife - Theory Of A Deadman
  9. Not Again - Staind
  10. Up All Night - Blink-182


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

Smokin' Seventeen

By: Janet Evanovich

Where there’s smoke there’s fire, and no one knows this better than New Jersey bounty hunter Stephanie Plum. Dead bodies are showing up in shallow graves on the empty construction lot of Vincent Plum Bail Bonds.

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A Dance With Dragons

By: George R. R. Martin


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By: Tina Fey

Before Liz Lemon, before "Weekend Update," before "Sarah Palin," Tina Fey was just a young girl with a dream: a recurring stress dream that she was being chased through a

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Portrait Of A Spy

By: Daniel Silva

“A bona fide thrill ride.”—Miami Herald “Silva builds tension with breathtaking double and triple turns of plot.”—People Portrait of a Spy is Silva’s eleventh thriller to feature art restorer and master spy Gabriel

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?


Platform: PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Genre: Puzzle platformer, adventure

Publisher: Atlus

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Platform: Xbox 360

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: 505 Games

Beatmania IIDX 19: Lincle

Beatmania IIDX 19: Lincle

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Music

Anno 2070

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: City-building Real-time Strategy

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Thor: Son of Asgard

Thor: Son of Asgard

Platform: iOS

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Marvel Entertainment

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Comic’s PAC Is More Than a Gag

By creating a legal and functioning political action committee, Stephen Colbert is not just lampooning the process, he has become a part of it. [..]

On Wall St., a Big Split on Outlook

Company analysts have barely budged on expectations for earnings, even as economists at the big brokerage firms have steadily ratcheted down forecasts for economic growth. [..]

Home videos

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

35 and Ticking

Studio: Image Entertainment

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Seconds Apart

Studio: Lionsgate

Format: DVD

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Brighton Rock

Studio: MPI

Format: DVD

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The 5th Quarter

Studio: Fox

Format: Special Edition DVD & Blu-ray

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The Nightmare Before Christmas

Studio: Disney

Format: Blu-ray 3D

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