Monday 29 August 2011
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 29, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.) by Katy Perry.
Warrior, directed by Gavin O'Connor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011
while The Ideal Man by Julie Garwood 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 Bionic Commando Rearmed 2 or Dice Soccer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 29 August 2011
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 29 August 2011!
Which were the important events of 29 August 2011 ?
- The first day of Thoth - which is the first day of the Egyptian calendar. Thoth is the Ibis-headed god of knowledge.
- Slovakia - Slovak National Uprising Day (1944, against the Nazis)
- Eastern Orthodox Christianity and Roman Catholic Church commemorate the beheading of John the Baptist with a feast day
- 1997 - Judgment Day, from the movie Terminator 2: Judgment Day
- Official Yakiniku Day in Japan as proclaimed by the All Japan Yakiniku Association.
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 29 August
- 2011 Libyan civil war:
- The National Transitional Council in Libya raises concerns about mass killing of political prisoners by the former government. (AP via France 24)
- National Transitional Council fighters converge on Muammar Gaddafi's home town of Sirte. (Reuters)
- Several members of the Gaddafi family are reported as having fled to Algeria. (BBC)
- Stock, bond and commodities markets open as usual in the United States despite the impact of Hurricane Irene on New York City. (Bloomberg)
- Typhoon Nanmadol hits Taiwan after killing 11 people in the Philippines. (AP via Google News)
- Floods hit northern India with transport services disrupted in Mumbai and 15 villages isolated in Maharashtra state. (NewsxLive)
- The ruling Democratic Party of Japan selects a replacement for Naoto Kan as party leader and Prime Minister of Japan with current Minister of Finance Yoshihiko Noda winning the ballot. (''The Australian'')
- Baburam Bhattarai of the Unified Communist Party is elected as Prime Minister of Nepal by the Parliament. (''Himalayan Times'')
- Alexander Ankvab is elected President of partially recognized Abkhazia during elections held on August, 26. The elections are characterised by the Western media and independent observers as ampquotdemocraticampquot, but not recognized by Georgia. (Taz)
- Toomas Hendrik Ilves is re-elected by an electoral body to another term as President of Estonia. (Reuters)
Search For Your Ancestors
Sport Games on 29 August 2011
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Erzgebirge Aue - Cottbus : 0 - 0
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Barcelona - Villarreal : 5 - 0
Division 2Football (France)
- Lens - Monaco : 2 - 2
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Braintree Town - Ebbsfleet : 2 - 3
- Darlington - Lincoln : 3 - 1
- Forest Green - Bath City : 3 - 0
- Gateshead - Grimsby : 1 - 0
Planetary positions on this day
What news were making the headlines those days in August 2011?
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Make this date unforgettable
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
- Motivation - Kelly Rowland Featuring Lil Wayne
- Sure Thing - Miguel
- How To Love - Lil Wayne
- Quickie - Miguel
- Otis - Jay Z Kanye West Featuring Otis Redding
- Beyonce - Best Thing I Never Had
- Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
- Marvin & Chardonnay - Big Sean Featuring Kanye West & Roscoe Dash
- My Last - Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown
Top #10 Latin songs
- 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
- Olvidame - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
- Te Amo y Te Amo - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
- Party Rock Anthem - LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett & GoonRock
- Amor Clandestino - Mana
- Ven A Bailar - Jennifer Lopez Featuring Pitbull
- 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
- Lowlife - Theory Of A Deadman
- Rope - Foo Fighters
- Country Song - Seether
- Coldplay - Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall
- Not Again - Staind
- So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold
- Up All Night - Blink-182
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
Many passengers are trying to rebook flights into a system that is already packed with pre-Labor Day travelers. [..]
The Superjet is modern and has foreign partners, but it is up against perceptions about Russian air safety. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $39.00
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $90.22
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $72.68
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $24.95
- 1 CHF = 7.82 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.5346 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.8355 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.806 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?