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Friday 28 October 2011

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on October 28, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). 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 The Help by Kathryn Stockett was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Man Up. If you liked videogames you were probably playing 3D Pixel Racing or The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 28 October 2011

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Movies

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

Will

Directed by: Ellen Perry

Starring: Damian Lewis, Bob Hoskins, Rebekah Staton, Kieran Wallbanks

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J. Edgar

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Armie Hammer, Naomi Watts, Josh Hamilton

Country: United States

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Puss in Boots

Directed by: Chris Miller

Starring: Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Zach Galifianakis, Billy Bob Thornton

Country: United States

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Day of the Falcon

Directed by: Jean-Jacques Annaud

Starring: Tahar Rahim, Antonio Banderas, Mark Strong, Freida Pinto

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Tower Heist

Directed by: Brett Ratner

Starring: Eddie Murphy, Ben Stiller, Casey Affleck, Alan Alda

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TV Series

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

Man Up

Directed by: Ben Palmer

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Dragon Age: Redemption

Directed by: Peter Winther

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Hell's Kitty

Directed by: Nicholas Tana

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Exposure

Directed by: Gordon Scott Venters

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Dream House

Directed by: Jim Sheridan

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 October 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.
  • Also see October 28 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 28 October
Facts:
  • 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)
  • The United States commemorates the 125th anniversary of the dedication of the Statue of Liberty in New York City. (''Christian Science Monitor'')

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Sport Games on 28 October 2011

Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Freiburg - Leverkusen : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of 28 October 2011
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 28 October 2011
Division 2
Football (France)
  • Bastia - Arles : 3 - 0
  • Chateauroux - Monaco : 2 - 1
  • Clermont - Troyes : 1 - 1
  • Guingamp - Angers : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 28 October 2011
Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Ascoli - Modena : 0 - 1
  • Bari - Pescara : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of 28 October 2011

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 28, 2011 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. She Will - Lil Wayne Featuring Drake
  2. Headlines - Drake
  3. Ni**as in Paris - Jay Z Kanye West
  4. That Way - Wale Featuring Jeremih & Rick Ross
  5. Marvin & Chardonnay - Big Sean Featuring Kanye West & Roscoe Dash
  6. Wet The Bed - Chris Brown Featuring Ludacris
  7. Party - Beyonce Featuring Andre 3000
  8. Marvins Room - Drake
  9. Otis - Jay Z Kanye West Featuring Otis Redding
  10. Mrs. Right - Mindless Behavior Featuring Diggy
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Promise - Romeo Santos Featuring Usher
  2. Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
  3. Taboo - Don Omar
  4. El Amor - Ricardo Arjona
  5. Rain Over Me - Pitbull Featuring Marc Anthony
  6. Olvidame - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
  7. Party Rock Anthem - LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett & GoonRock
  8. El Mil Amores - Pesado
  9. Di Que Regresaras - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
  10. Tu Olor - Wisin & Yandel
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Walk - Foo Fighters
  2. The Adventures Of Rain Dance Maggie - Red Hot Chili Peppers
  3. The Sound Of Winter - Bush
  4. Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks
  5. Tonight - Seether
  6. Not Again - Staind
  7. Paradise - Coldplay
  8. Make It Stop (September's Children) - Rise Against
  9. Bottoms Up - Nickelback
  10. Up All Night - Blink-182

Books

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

The Help

By: Kathryn Stockett

Aibileen is a black maid in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, who's always taken orders quietly, but lately she's unable to hold her bitterness back. Her friend Minny has never held her tongue but now must somehow keep secrets about her employer ...

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A Dance With Dragons

By: George R. R. Martin

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • THE BOOK BEHIND THE FIFTH SEASON OF THE ACCLAIMED HBO SERIES GAME OF THRONESDon’t miss the thrilling sneak peek of George R.

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The Paris Wife

By: Paula McLain

A deeply evocative story of ambition and betrayal, The Paris Wife captures the love affair between two unforgettable people: Ernest Hemingway and his wife Hadley.

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Killing Lincoln

By: Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard

A riveting historical narrative of the heart-stopping events surrounding the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, and the first work of history from mega-bestselling author Bill O'ReillyThe anchor of The O'Reilly Factor recounts

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

The Adventures of Shuggy

The Adventures of Shuggy

Platform: Xbox 360 (XBLA) Microsoft Windows (Steam)

Genre: puzzle platform game

Publisher: Valcon Games

3D Pixel Racing

3D Pixel Racing

Platform: WiiWare, iOS

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Microforum Games

Avernum: Escape from the Pit

Avernum: Escape from the Pit

Platform: Microsoft Windows Mac OS X iOS Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: Role-playing video game

Dawn of Fantasy

Dawn of Fantasy

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: MMORTS

Publisher: 505 Games

The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn

The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360, iOS, Android, Symbian^3

Genre: Action-adventure, platformer, stealth

Publisher: Ubisoft, Gameloft (iOS, Android)

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $42.02
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $102.05
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $79.01
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $27.72
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 7.3651 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.4108 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.8696 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.805 CNY

Home videos

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

Chicago Overcoat

Studio: Paramount

Format: DVD

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The 5th Quarter

Studio: Fox

Format: Special Edition DVD & Blu-ray

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Cars 2

Studio: Disney-Pixar

Format: DVD, Blu-ray & Blu-ray 3D

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The Art of Getting By

Studio: Fox

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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I Spit on Your Grave

Studio: Anchor Bay Entertainment

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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