Friday October 28, 2011

US date format: 10/28/2011, UK date format: 28/10/2011

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see zodiac on October 28, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Someone Like You by Adele. Will, directed by Ellen Perry, 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 Man Up. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Deus Ex: Human Revolution or Atom Zombie Smasher.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2011, at October 28 across the years or at October 2011 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 28, 2011?


Holidays

  • St. Anastasia II
  • St. Remigius
  • Greece - Oxi (No) Day
  • Czechoslovakia - gains its independence from Austria-Hungary (1918); Holiday in the Czech Republic, Remembrance Day in Slovakia.
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Events

  • A Wahhabi Islamist armed with hand grenades and an automatic weapon opens fire outside the United States embassy in the Bosnian capital Sarajevo, resulting in two people being injured, including the gunman. (AP via Google)
  • The Bolshoi Theater in Moscow reopens following a six-year renovation which has restored it to its pre-revolution state. (''The Guardian'')
  • Iranian actress Marzieh Vafamehr is released from jail after her sentence for acting in the banned film ''My Tehran for Sale'' is reduced. (''The Australian'')
  • Electronic Arts has reportedly shipped 10 million copies of ''Battlefield 3'' since October 25, according to Electronic Arts CEO John Riccitiello. (GameSpot)
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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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The Intouchables

The Intouchables

Directed by: Olivier Nakache, Éric Toledano

Starring: François Cluzet, Omar Sy, Anne Le Ny, Audrey Fleurot

Country: United States of America

Warrior

Warrior

Directed by: Gavin O'Connor

Starring: Tom Hardy, Nick Nolte, Joel Edgerton, Jennifer Morrison

Country: United States of America

The Help

The Help

Directed by: Tate Taylor

Starring: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Bryce Dallas Howard

Country: United States of America

50/50

50/50

Directed by: Jonathan Levine

Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen, Anna Kendrick, Bryce Dallas Howard

Country: United States of America

Headhunters

Headhunters

Directed by: Morten Tyldum

Starring: Aksel Hennie, Synnøve Macody Lund, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Julie R. Ølgaard

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 28, 2011?
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Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - She Will
  2. - Headlines
  3. - Ni**as in Paris
  4. - That Way
  5. - Marvin & Chardonnay

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Promise
  2. - Give Me Everything
  3. - Taboo
  4. - El Amor
  5. - Rain Over Me
Sport Games on October 28, 2011

Sport Games on October 28, 2011


Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Freiburg - Leverkusen : 0 - 1
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Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Bochum - Aachen : 1 - 0
  • Hansa Rostock - Cottbus : 1 - 1
  • Union Berlin - St Pauli : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of October 28, 2011

Division 2

Football (France)
  • Bastia - Arles : 3 - 0
  • Chateauroux - Monaco : 2 - 1
  • Clermont - Troyes : 1 - 1
  • Guingamp - Angers : 1 - 0
  • Istres - Le Havre : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of October 28, 2011

Serie B

Football (Italy)
  • Ascoli - Modena : 0 - 1
  • Bari - Pescara : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of October 28, 2011

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Black Dynamite

Black Dynamite

Directed by: Scott Sanders

Dirty Money

Dirty Money

Directed by: Adam Tysoe

Fresh Meat

Fresh Meat

Directed by: Danny Mulheron

Hell's Kitty

Hell's Kitty

Directed by: Nicholas Tana

Against the Wall

Against the Wall

Directed by: John Frankenheimer

How old am I?

If October 28th, 2011 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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In The Garden Of Beasts by Erik Larson

In The Garden Of Beasts

By:

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

The Affair by Lee Child

The Affair

By:

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLEREverything starts somewhere. For elite military cop Jack Reacher, that somewhere was Carter Crossing, Mississippi, way back in 1997. A lonely railroad track.

Lethal by Sandra Brown

Lethal

By:

When her four year old daughter informs her a sick man is in their yard, Honor Gillette rushes out to help him. But that "sick" man turns out to be Lee Coburn, the man accused of murdering seven people the …

The Christmas Wedding by James Patterson and Richard DiLallo

The Christmas Wedding

By:

The tree is decorated, the cookies are baked, and the packages are wrapped, but the biggest celebration this Christmas is Gaby Summerhill's wedding.

The Art Of Fielding by Chad Harbach

The Art Of Fielding

By:

At Westish College, baseball star Henry Skrimshander seems destined for big league until a routine throw goes disastrously off course. In the aftermath of his error, the fates of five people

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Bodycount

Bodycount

Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Codemasters

Ace Combat: Assault Horizon Legacy

Ace Combat: Assault Horizon Legacy

Platform: Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games

Deus Ex: Human Revolution

Deus Ex: Human Revolution

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X PlayStation 3 Wii U Xbox 360

Genre: Action role-playing, first person shooter[1][2] stealth

Publisher: Square Enix

Deadliest Warrior: Legends

Deadliest Warrior: Legends

Platform: Xbox Live Arcade PlayStation Network

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: 345 Games Spike Games

Atom Zombie Smasher

Atom Zombie Smasher

Platform: Windows, OS X, Linux

Genre: Real-time strategy

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $80.99
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $403.00
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $27.14
  • General Electric GE: opens at $17.19
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $185.57

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 75.81 JPY
  • 1 USD = 0.9917 CAD
  • 1 USD = 0.8627 CHF
  • 1 USD = 6.358 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 107.23 JPY

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on October 28, 2011?

On October 28, 2011 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is October 28, 2011?

On October 28, 2011 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.

Who was the US President on October 28, 2011?

On October 28, 2011 the US President was Barack Obama (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 28, 2011?

On October 28, 2011 the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 28, 2011?

On October 28, 2011 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.


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