Saturday 27 August 2011
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 27, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Phoebe True-Frost .
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.) by Katy Perry.
Carnage, directed by Roman Polanski, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011
while Smokin' Seventeen by Janet Evanovich was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Dark Matters: Twisted But True.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing All Kamen Rider: Rider Generation or Darkspore.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 27 August 2011
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Which were the important events of 27 August 2011 ?
- Moldova - Independence Day (from the USSR, 1991)
- Roman festivals - Volturnalia held in honor of Volturnus
- RC Saints - Saint Monica of Hippo
- Phoebe True-Frost: American child of noted parents, her father is Jim True-Frost, actor from acclaimed television series, "Treme" and "The Wire" and mother is legal scholar and professor, Cora True-Frost.
- Dozens of dead bodies are found at the Abu Salim Hospital in Tripoli which had been abandoned by medical staff earlier in the week when it came under heavy gunfire. (NPR)
- Hurricane Irene:
- At least 65 million people on the East Coast of the United States will be in the direct path of Hurricane Irene over the next few days. (News Limited)
- Hurricane Irene makes landfall in the U.S. state of North Carolina near Cape Lookout. (ABC News)
- The Parliament of India debates the Jan Lokpal anti-corruption legislation, prompted in part by an ongoing hunger strike by social activist Anna Hazare. (''Hindustan Times')
- Voters in Singapore go to the polls for the presidential election. (AFP via Google News)
- Hundreds of thousands of Canadians attend events and tributes across Canada in honour of Jack Layton, as an unprecedented state funeral is held. (CBC News)
- In rugby union, the Australian Wallabies defeat the New Zealand All Blacks to win the 2011 Tri Nations Series. (3 News)
- In cricket, the Leicestershire Foxes win the Friends Life T20 Cup, beating Somerset Sabres by 18 runs in the final. Both teams reached the final after winning a one over eliminator, the first time such decider had been used in the finals of the competition.
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Sport Games on 27 August 2011
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Bergen - Waregem : 3 - 1
- Genk - Mechelen : 0 - 0
- Gent - Lierse : 1 - 0
- Kortrijk - St Truiden : 4 - 0
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Freiburg - Wolfsburg : 3 - 0
- Hamburg - FC Koln : 3 - 4
- Hoffenheim - Werder Bremen : 1 - 2
- Kaiserslautern - Bayern Munich : 0 - 3
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Aachen - Fortuna Dusseldorf : 0 - 0
- Karlsruhe - Frankfurt FSV : 0 - 4
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Granada - Betis : 0 - 1
- Sp Gijon - Sociedad : 1 - 2
- Valencia - Santander : 4 - 3
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2011 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- I'm On One - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
- Sure Thing - Miguel
- Motivation - Kelly Rowland Featuring Lil Wayne
- How To Love - Lil Wayne
- Quickie - Miguel
- Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
- Otis - Jay Z Kanye West Featuring Otis Redding
- Beyonce - Best Thing I Never Had
- My Last - Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown
- She Ain't You - Chris Brown
Top #10 Latin songs
- Amor Clandestino - Mana
- Taboo - Don Omar
- Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
- Di Que Regresaras - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
- You - Romeo Santos
- Te Amo y Te Amo - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
- Olvidame - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
- Ven A Bailar - Jennifer Lopez Featuring Pitbull
- Donde Estas Presumida - Chuy Lizarraga y Su Banda Tierra Sinaloense
- Prometi - Intocable
Top #10 Rock songs
- The Adventures Of Rain Dance Maggie - Red Hot Chili Peppers
- Walk - Foo Fighters
- Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks
- Country Song - Seether
- So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold
- Coldplay - Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall
- Rope - Foo Fighters
- Lowlife - Theory Of A Deadman
- Not Again - Staind
- Up All Night - Blink-182
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
Mark V. Hurd, president, made $78.4 million in the company’s latest fiscal year, while Lawrence V. Ellison, chief executive, earned 77.6 million. [..]
A consortium of sovereign wealth funds and private equity firms is in negotiations with bankers, an official briefed on the talks said. [..]
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?