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Wednesday 26 January 2011

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 26, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Hold It Against Me by Britney Spears. A Little Bit of Heaven, directed by Nicole Kassell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while Decision Points by George W. Bush was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Green Hornet. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bang Bang Racing or All Zombies Must Die!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 26 January 2011

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Movies

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

A Little Bit of Heaven

Directed by: Nicole Kassell

Starring: Kate Hudson, Gael García Bernal, Kathy Bates, Peter Dinklage

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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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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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Rake

Written by: Peter Duncan, Richard Roxburgh, Charles Waterstreet

Directed by: Peter Duncan

Starring: Richard Roxburgh, Matt Day, Russell Dykstra, Danielle Cormack

Country: Australia

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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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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 January 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Empire - third day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra.
  • Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Timothy and Titus
  • Saint Paula
  • Polycarp
  • Saint Alberic
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 26 January
Famous Deaths:
  • Charlie Louvin: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Louvin Brothers) (d. 2011).
  • Gladys Horton: American musician and singer, member of the group The Marvelettes (Born 1944).
Facts:
  • Three muslim rebels are killed following a clash with government security forces in the Southern Philippines. (China Xinjiang)
  • Egyptian Protests:
  • Three Egyptian protesters in Suez and one police officer in Cairo are killed in protests against president Hosni Mubarak. (CNN)
  • Egyptian authorities ban protests and block access to some websites after continuing street demonstrations in the country. (Bloomberg)
  • Police in Cairo beat and arrest a ''Guardian'' news reporter, who secretly records the events that occur in the police van. (''The Guardian'')

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Sport Games on 26 January 2011

La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • Tenerife - Granada : 2 - 2
See all Football game results of 26 January 2011
Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Celtic - Hearts : 4 - 0
  • Hibernian - Rangers : 0 - 2
  • Inverness C - Aberdeen : 0 - 2
  • Liverpool - Fulham : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 26 January 2011
Liga I
Football (Portugal)
  • Porto - Nacional : 3 - 0
See all Football game results of 26 January 2011

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 26, 2011 - Geocentric view

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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 BS - Chris Brown
  5. No Hands - Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Roscoe Dash & Wale
  6. Keri Hilson - Pretty Girl Rock
  7. Fall For Your Type - Jamie Foxx Featuring Drake
  8. Lay It Down - Lloyd
  9. Make A Movie - Twista Featuring Chris Brown
  10. Wiz Khalifa - Black And Yellow
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. Nina De Mi Corazon - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  7. Arrastrando Las Patas - Larry Hernandez
  8. Lo Mejor De Mi Vida Eres Tu - Ricky Martin Featuring Natalia Jimenez
  9. Me Encantaria - Fidel Rueda
  10. La Despedida - Daddy Yankee

Books

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

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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Outliers

By: Malcolm Gladwell

In this stunning new book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of "outliers"--the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful.

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Damage

By: John Lescroart

When wild boy Ro Curtlee was convicted of rape and murder, the fallout against those responsible for putting him behind bars-including detective Abe Glitsky-was uncompromising.

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The Inner Circle

By: Brad Meltzer

There are stories no one knows. Hidden stories. I love those stories. And since I work in the National Archives, I find those stories for a living.Beecher

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Child of Eden

Platform: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3

Genre: Rail shooter, Music game

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Bang Bang Racing

Bang Bang Racing

Platform: Android, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3 (PSN), Xbox 360 (XBLA)

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Digital Reality

Ben 10: Galactic Racing

Ben 10: Galactic Racing

Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Nintendo DS, Wii, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation Vita

Genre: Racing game

Publisher: D3 Publisher

Asphalt: Injection

Asphalt: Injection

Platform: PlayStation Vita

Genre: Racing

Publisher: JP Konami

All Zombies Must Die!

All Zombies Must Die!

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Square Enix

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
3M Profit Falls to $928 Million, Though Sales Increased 9.6 %

Sales increased to $6.7 billion, but additional spending for advertising and research hurt profits. [..]

A Growth Agenda for World Economic Forum

The economic forum should address the “too big to fail” bank problem, destabilizing capital flows, improving governance and liberalization to free markets. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $37.99
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $93.92
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $81.68
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $46.96
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.9849 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.6212 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.9473 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.574 CNY

Home videos

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

The Tempest

Studio: Touchstone

Format: Blu-ray

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The Music Never Stopped

Studio: Roadside Attractions

Format: DVD

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Hall Pass

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Turtle: The Incredible Journey

Studio: Hannover House

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Griff the Invisible

Studio: Vivendi Entertainment

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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