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Friday 21 January 2011

It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 21, 2011). 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 Asphalt: Injection or Chaos Rings Omega.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 21 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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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

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 21, 2011 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Katy Perry - Firework
  2. Bruno Mars - Grenade
  3. Rihanna - What's My Name?
  4. Ke$ha - We R Who We R
  5. P!nk - Raise Your Glass
  6. Enrique Iglesias - Tonight (I'm Lovin' You)
  7. Black And Yellow - Wiz Khalifa
  8. The Time (Dirty Bit) - The Black Eyed Peas
  9. Bruno Mars - Just The Way You Are
  10. Only Girl (In The World) - Rihanna
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. Black And Yellow - Wiz Khalifa
  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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Room

By: Emma Donoghue

NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE -- nominated for four Academy Awards, including Best PictureTo five-year-old-Jack, Room is the world. . . . It's where he was born, it's where he and his Ma eat and sleep and play and learn.

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Port Mortuary

By: Patricia Cornwell

The world's bestselling crime writer Patricia Cornwell presents an extraordinary novel in which Kay Scarpetta is confronted with a case that could ruin her professionally-and personally.

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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 ?

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

Genre: Platformer, run and gun

Publisher: Alientrap, indiePub (iOS)

Airport Simulator

Airport Simulator

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Simulation game

Publisher: Layernet

Crimzon Clover

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Arcade

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Yotsubane, Degica

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Asphalt: Injection

Asphalt: Injection

Platform: PlayStation Vita

Genre: Racing

Publisher: JP Konami

Chaos Rings Omega

Chaos Rings Omega

Platform: iOS, Android, PS Vita

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Square Enix

Home videos

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

Fish Tank

Studio: Criterion Collection

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Burning Palms

Studio: Image Entertainment

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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The Devil's Double

Studio: Lionsgate

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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River of Darkness

Studio: Green Apples

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Tactical Force

Studio: Vivendi Entertainment

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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