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Friday 21 January 2011

It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Phyllon James . 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 Assholes Finish First by Tucker Max was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Green Hornet. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battlefield 3 or BloodRayne: Betrayal.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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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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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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Backwash

Directed by: Danny Leiner

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 January 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • National Hugging Day
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
  • Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
  • UN Arms Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Phyllon James: Dutch noted family, his mother is Dutch model Doutzen Kroes who works for Victoria's Secret.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • 21 people are killed in a clash between the Sudanese army and two rebel factions in Darfur. (Reuters)
  • Three people are shot dead and dozens are injured by riot police clashing with at least 20,000 protesters gathered outside the prime minister's office in Tirana, Albania. Deputy prime minister Ilir Meta has resigned after becoming embroiled in a fraud scandal and protesters have called for the rest of the government to resign. (CNN)
  • A Nigerian general says armies in West Africa are ready to oust Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo by force. (Al Jazeera)
  • The South Korean navy directs an operation against Somali pirates who hijacked a South Korean ship, rescuing all 21 hostages, while eight pirates are killed and five are captured. (AP via Google news)
  • A group of engineers from United Kingdom are teaming up with the Royal Air Force in this year in order to excavate a long-forgotten escape tunnel from the Second World War. (Yorkshire Post)

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Sport Games on 21 January 2011

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Eupen - Club Brugge : 1 - 4
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Hamburg - Ein Frankfurt : 1 - 0
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Ingolstadt - Duisburg : 1 - 1
  • Osnabruck - Munich 1860 : 0 - 1
  • Paderborn - Augsburg : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 21 January 2011
La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • Xerez - Elche : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 21 January 2011

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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 ?

Assholes Finish First

By: Tucker Max

The best gift for the dudes and bros in your life: the fratire New York Times bestseller Assholes Finish First, featuring twenty-five new and exclusive stories by Tucker Max.What

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The Help

By: Kathryn Stockett

Aibileen is a black maid in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, who's always taken orders quietly, but lately she's unable to hold her bitterness back. Her friend Minny has never held her tongue but now must somehow keep secrets about her employer ...

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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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Decoded

By: Jay-Z

Expanded paperback edition of the acclaimed New York Times bestseller features 16 pages of new material, including 3 new songs decoded.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Battlefield 3

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Bit.Trip Saga

Platform: Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Music, various

Publisher: JP Arc System Works; NA Aksys Games; EU Rising Star Games

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Batman: Arkham City Lockdown

Batman: Arkham City Lockdown

Platform: iOS, Android

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Cannon Fodder 3

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action, strategy

Publisher: Game Factory Interactive

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BloodRayne: Betrayal

Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action, hack and slash, platform

Publisher: JP Arc System Works (PS3); NA Majesco Entertainment (PS3, X360); WW Midnight City (PC)

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Home videos

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

Pokémon: Arceus and the Jewel of Life

Studio: Viz Media

Format: DVD

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The Killing Jar

Studio: Image Entertainment

Format: DVD

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Super 8

Studio: Paramount

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Transformers: Dark of the Moon

Studio: Paramount

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

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Morning Glory

Studio: Paramount

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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