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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- 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
- Mandala Pooja at Sabarimala in Kerala, India
- First day of Junkanoo street parade in the Bahamas (the second day is on the New Year's Day)
- Wren day in Ireland and the Isle of Man.
- Boxing Day in the Commonwealth of Nations.
- The first day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- St. Stephen's Day, a public holiday in Catalonia, Croatia, Czech Republic, and the Republic of Ireland.
- R.C. Saints - Saint Stephen
- South Africa - Day of Goodwill, a public holiday
- Slovenia - Independence and Unity Day (1990)
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- 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)
- In American football, Drew Brees, the quarterback for the New Orleans Saints, breaks the 1984 National Football League record for yards passing in a single season. (AP)
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Sport Games on 26 December 2011
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Club Brugge - Waregem : 1 - 0
- Genk - Cercle Brugge : 4 - 2
- Gent - Westerlo : 3 - 1
- Germinal - Lierse : 0 - 0
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Barnsley - Blackpool : 1 - 3
- Birmingham - West Ham : 1 - 1
- Burnley - Doncaster : 3 - 0
- Coventry - Bristol City : 1 - 0
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- AFC Telford United - Wrexham : 0 - 2
- Alfreton Town - Tamworth : 5 - 2
- Barrow - Stockport : 1 - 0
- Cambridge - Braintree Town : 2 - 0
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Ayr - Raith Rvs : 1 - 1
- Dundee - Morton : 0 - 1
- Falkirk - Ross County : 1 - 1
- Hamilton - Livingston : 0 - 1
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Lotus Flower Bomb - Wale Featuring Miguel
- Ni**as in Paris - Jay Z Kanye West
- Party - Beyonce Featuring Andre 3000
- Dance (A$$) - Big Sean Featuring Nicki Minaj
- Make Me Proud - Drake Featuring Nicki Minaj
- She Will - Lil Wayne Featuring Drake
- That Way - Wale Featuring Jeremih & Rick Ross
- Headlines - Drake
- Can't Get Enough - J. Cole Featuring Trey Songz
- 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
- Ayer - Enrique Iglesias
- Nada Iguales - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
- Te Quiero A Morir - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
- El Mil Amores - Pesado
- We Found Love - Rihanna Featuring Calvin Harris
- Lovumba (Prestige) - Daddy Yankee
- LMFAO - Sexy And I Know It
Top #10 Rock songs
- The Black Keys - Lonely Boy
- The Sound Of Winter - Bush
- Face To The Floor - Chevelle
- Paradise - Coldplay
- Walk - Foo Fighters
- These Days - Foo Fighters
- Tonight - Seether
- The Adventures Of Rain Dance Maggie - Red Hot Chili Peppers
- Red Hot Chili Peppers - Monarchy Of Roses
- Buried Alive - Avenged Sevenfold
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- 1 CHF = 6.7511 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.1996 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9159 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.43 CNY
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