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Sunday 28 August 2011

It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 28, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ocean Maturo . 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 In The Garden Of Beasts by Erik Larson 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 CastleMiner or Call of Duty: Black Ops – Zombies.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 28 August 2011

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Movies

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

Carnage

Directed by: Roman Polanski

Starring: Jodie Foster, Kate Winslet, Christoph Waltz, John C. Reilly

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A Dangerous Method

Directed by: David Cronenberg

Starring: Michael Fassbender, Keira Knightley, Viggo Mortensen, Vincent Cassel

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W.E.

Directed by: Madonna

Starring: Abbie Cornish, James D'Arcy, Andrea Riseborough, Oscar Isaac

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Courageous

Directed by: Alex Kendrick

Starring: Alex Kendrick, Ken Bevel, Kevin Downes, Renee Jewell

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Abduction

Directed by: John Singleton

Starring: Taylor Lautner, Lily Collins, Alfred Molina, Jake Andolina

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TV Series

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

Dark Matters: Twisted But True

Directed by: Wide Eyed Entertainment

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Black Dynamite

Directed by: Scott Sanders

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Dirty Money

Directed by: Adam Tysoe

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Against the Wall

Directed by: John Frankenheimer

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Sweet Home Alabama

Directed by: WDP

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Find out your future

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 August 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
  • Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • At least 29 people are killed in an suicide bombing in Baghdad's largest Sunni mosque including Khalid al-Fahdawi, a member of the Council of Representatives of Iraq. (AP via Google News)
  • The Notting Hill Carnival, the world's second largest street festival, gets underway peacefully in London with a heavy police presence due to recent riots. (''The Guardian'')
  • The 2011 MTV Video Music Awards conclude in Los Angeles with Katy Perry winning Video of the Year for Firework. (''Entertainment Weekly'')
  • Hurricane Irene:
  • A confirmed tornado in Delaware destroys a home and damages others. (ABC News)

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Sport Games on 28 August 2011

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Club Brugge - Anderlecht : 1 - 1
  • Germinal - Standard : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 28 August 2011
Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Hannover - Mainz : 1 - 1
  • Schalke 04 - M'gladbach : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 28 August 2011
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Braunschweig - St Pauli : 1 - 0
  • Ein Frankfurt - Paderborn : 0 - 0
  • Munich 1860 - Union Berlin : 3 - 1
See all Football game results of 28 August 2011
La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Ath Bilbao - Vallecano : 1 - 1
  • Ath Madrid - Osasuna : 0 - 0
  • Getafe - Levante : 1 - 1
  • Mallorca - Espanol : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 28 August 2011

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 28, 2011 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. I'm On One - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
  2. Sure Thing - Miguel
  3. Motivation - Kelly Rowland Featuring Lil Wayne
  4. How To Love - Lil Wayne
  5. Quickie - Miguel
  6. Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
  7. Otis - Jay Z Kanye West Featuring Otis Redding
  8. Beyonce - Best Thing I Never Had
  9. My Last - Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown
  10. She Ain't You - Chris Brown
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Amor Clandestino - Mana
  2. Taboo - Don Omar
  3. Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
  4. Di Que Regresaras - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
  5. You - Romeo Santos
  6. Te Amo y Te Amo - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
  7. Olvidame - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
  8. Ven A Bailar - Jennifer Lopez Featuring Pitbull
  9. Donde Estas Presumida - Chuy Lizarraga y Su Banda Tierra Sinaloense
  10. Prometi - Intocable
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. The Adventures Of Rain Dance Maggie - Red Hot Chili Peppers
  2. Walk - Foo Fighters
  3. Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks
  4. Country Song - Seether
  5. So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold
  6. Coldplay - Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall
  7. Rope - Foo Fighters
  8. Lowlife - Theory Of A Deadman
  9. Not Again - Staind
  10. Up All Night - Blink-182

Books

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

In The Garden Of Beasts

By: Erik Larson

Erik Larson, New York Times bestselling author of Devil in the White City, delivers a remarkable story set during Hitler’s rise to power.The

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Bossypants

By: Tina Fey

Before Liz Lemon, before "Weekend Update," before "Sarah Palin," Tina Fey was just a young girl with a dream: a recurring stress dream that she was being chased through a

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State Of Wonder

By: Ann Patchett

"Expect miracles when you read Ann Patchett's fiction."—New York Times Book ReviewAward-winning, New York Times bestselling author Ann Patchett returns with a provocative and assured novel of morality and miracles, science

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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Call of Duty: Black Ops – Zombies

Call of Duty: Black Ops – Zombies

Platform: iOS Android

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Activision

CastleMiner

CastleMiner

Platform: Xbox 360 (XBLIG)

Genre: Open world

Publisher: DigitalDNA Games

CraftWorld

CraftWorld

Platform: Windows Phone

Genre: Open world

Publisher: 2.0 Studios

Atom Zombie Smasher

Atom Zombie Smasher

Platform: Windows, OS X, Linux

Genre: Real-time strategy

Spider-Man: Edge of Time

Spider-Man: Edge of Time

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

Genre: Action-adventure, platformer

Publisher: Activision

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
I.M.F. Chief Chastises Policymakers

Christine Lagarde, the head of the International Monetary Fund, said that the world’s leading economies were in a “dangerous new phase” and called on governments to do more. [..]

Trial Shows Blockbuster Potential for Blood Clot Pill

The pill, Eliquis, exceeded expectations as a better therapy for millions of people with atrial fibrillation, according to final results of a worldwide study released Sunday. [..]

Home videos

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

You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Jig

Studio: Screen Media

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Hatchet 2

Studio: MPI

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Mooz-lum

Studio: Vivendi

Format: DVD

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Down Terrace

Studio: Magnolia

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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