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Monday 26 December 2011

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on December 26, 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. The Devil Inside, directed by William Brent Bell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while Jack Kennedy by Chris Matthews was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Layover. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dark Souls or Dawn of Fantasy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 26 December 2011

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Movies

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

The Devil Inside

Directed by: William Brent Bell

Starring: Fernanda Andrade, Simon Quarterman, Evan Helmuth, Ionut Grama

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Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close

Directed by: Stephen Daldry

Starring: Thomas Horn, Tom Hanks, Sandra Bullock, Max von Sydow

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Elevator

Directed by: Stig Svendsen

Starring: Christopher Backus, Anita Briem, John Getz, Shirley Knight

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Hollywood Sex Wars

Directed by: Paul Sapiano

Starring: Mario Diaz, Eli Jane, Jenae Altschwager, Dominique Purdy

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Don 2

Directed by: Farhan Akhtar

Starring: Shah Rukh Khan, Florian Lukas, Om Puri, Priyanka Chopra

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TV Series

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

The Layover

Directed by: William H. Macy

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Hell on Wheels

Directed by: Will Zens

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Man Up

Directed by: Ben Palmer

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Dragon Age: Redemption

Directed by: Peter Winther

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Hell's Kitty

Directed by: Nicholas Tana

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 December 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • First day of Kwanzaa
  • Australia - Proclamation Day (South Australian public holiday), for the foundation of the Australian state of South Australia on December 28, 1836 but commemorated on this day.
  • Wrenboys celebrate Wren in Ireland
  • Period of Ursids meteor shower ends about this day
  • Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia - Tsunami Awareness Day/Tsunami Memorial (or Remembrance) Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • 2011 Syrian uprising: Renewed violence takes place in the city of Homs as Arab League observers arrive in Syria to monitor the country's ongoing uprising. (BBC)
  • Brazil surpasses the United Kingdom to become the world's sixth-largest economy. (BBC)
  • Tens of thousands of people are left without power after one of the biggest storms for 30 years hits Scandinavia. (Al Jazeera)
  • France refuses to extradite journalist and former court spokeswoman Florence Hartmann, indicted by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) for contempt of court. (AP)
  • The government of China sentences activist Chen Xi to ten years imprisonment for ampquotinciting subversionampquot. (Radio Television Hong Kong)

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Sport Games on 26 December 2011

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Club Brugge - Waregem : 1 - 0
  • Genk - Cercle Brugge : 4 - 2
  • Gent - Westerlo : 3 - 1
  • Germinal - Lierse : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 26 December 2011
Championship
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barnsley - Blackpool : 1 - 3
  • Birmingham - West Ham : 1 - 1
  • Burnley - Doncaster : 3 - 0
  • Coventry - Bristol City : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 26 December 2011
Conference
Football (United Kingdom)
  • AFC Telford United - Wrexham : 0 - 2
  • Alfreton Town - Tamworth : 5 - 2
  • Barrow - Stockport : 1 - 0
  • Cambridge - Braintree Town : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of 26 December 2011
Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Ayr - Raith Rvs : 1 - 1
  • Dundee - Morton : 0 - 1
  • Falkirk - Ross County : 1 - 1
  • Hamilton - Livingston : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of 26 December 2011

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on December 26, 2011 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Rihanna - We Found Love
  2. LMFAO - Sexy And I Know It
  3. Bruno Mars - It Will Rain
  4. Flo Rida - Good Feeling
  5. The One That Got Away - Katy Perry
  6. Ni**as In Paris - Jay-Z
  7. Someone Like You - Adele
  8. David Guetta - Without You
  9. Maroon 5 - Moves Like Jagger
  10. T-Pain - 5 O'Clock
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Lotus Flower Bomb - Wale Featuring Miguel
  2. Ni**as in Paris - Jay Z Kanye West
  3. Party - Beyonce Featuring Andre 3000
  4. Dance (A$$) - Big Sean Featuring Nicki Minaj
  5. Make Me Proud - Drake Featuring Nicki Minaj
  6. She Will - Lil Wayne Featuring Drake
  7. That Way - Wale Featuring Jeremih & Rick Ross
  8. Headlines - Drake
  9. Can't Get Enough - J. Cole Featuring Trey Songz
  10. You The Boss - Rick Ross Featuring Nicki Minaj
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Promise - Romeo Santos Featuring Usher
  2. El Verdadero Amor Perdona - Mana Featuring Prince Royce
  3. Ayer - Enrique Iglesias
  4. Nada Iguales - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
  5. Te Quiero A Morir - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
  6. Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
  7. El Mil Amores - Pesado
  8. We Found Love - Rihanna Featuring Calvin Harris
  9. Lovumba (Prestige) - Daddy Yankee
  10. LMFAO - Sexy And I Know It
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. The Black Keys - Lonely Boy
  2. The Sound Of Winter - Bush
  3. Face To The Floor - Chevelle
  4. Paradise - Coldplay
  5. Walk - Foo Fighters
  6. These Days - Foo Fighters
  7. Tonight - Seether
  8. The Adventures Of Rain Dance Maggie - Red Hot Chili Peppers
  9. Red Hot Chili Peppers - Monarchy Of Roses
  10. Buried Alive - Avenged Sevenfold

Books

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

Jack Kennedy

By: Chris Matthews

“What was he like?” Jack Kennedy said the reason people read biography is to answer that basic question. What was he like, this man whose own wife called him “that

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The Hunger Games

By: Suzanne Collins

In the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying districts. Long ago the districts waged war on the Capitol and were defeated.

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Red Mist

By: Patricia Cornwell

With high-tension suspense and cutting-edge technology, Patricia Cornwell—the world’s #1 bestselling crime writer—once again proves her exceptional ability to entertain and enthrall in this remarkable novel featuring chief medical examiner Dr.

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The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

By: Stieg Larsson

Murder mystery, family saga, love story, and financial intrigue combine into one satisfyingly complex and entertainingly atmospheric novel, the first in Stieg Larsson's thrilling Millenium series featuring Lisbeth Salander.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dark Souls

Dark Souls

Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: JP FromSoftware

Avadon: The Black Fortress

Avadon: The Black Fortress

Platform: Microsoft Windows Mac OS X Linux Android iOS Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: Role-playing video game

Dance Dance Revolution X3

Dance Dance Revolution X3

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Music, exercise

Publisher: Konami

Dawn of Fantasy

Dawn of Fantasy

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: MMORTS

Publisher: 505 Games

Disney Princess: Enchanting Storybooks

Disney Princess: Enchanting Storybooks

Platform: Nintendo DS, Wii

Genre: Art tool/Non-game

Publisher: THQ

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.7511 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.1996 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.9159 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.43 CNY

Home videos

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

Last Train Home

Studio: Zeitgeist Films

Format: DVD

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13 Assassins

Studio: Magnolia Home Entertainment

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Cool It

Studio: Lionsgate

Format: DVD

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Wrecked

Studio: MPI Home Video

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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White Irish Drinkers

Studio: Screen Media

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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