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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..

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What the sky looked like on 29 August 2011

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Movies

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

Warrior

Directed by: Gavin O'Connor

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

Country: United States

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Moneyball

Directed by: Bennett Miller

Starring: Brad Pitt, Robin Wright, Jonah Hill, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Country: United States

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Shame

Directed by: Steve McQueen

Starring: Michael Fassbender, Carey Mulligan, James Badge Dale, Lucy Walters

Country: United States

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Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Directed by: Tomas Alfredson

Starring: Gary Oldman, Colin Firth, Tom Hardy, Mark Strong

Country: United States

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Real Steel

Directed by: Shawn Levy

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Evangeline Lilly, Dakota Goyo, Anthony Mackie

Country: United States

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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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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 August 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • 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
Facts:
  • 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)

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Sport Games on 29 August 2011

Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Erzgebirge Aue - Cottbus : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 29 August 2011
La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Barcelona - Villarreal : 5 - 0
See all Football game results of 29 August 2011
Division 2
Football (France)
  • Lens - Monaco : 2 - 2
See all Football game results of 29 August 2011
Conference
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Braintree Town - Ebbsfleet : 2 - 3
  • Darlington - Lincoln : 3 - 1
  • Forest Green - Bath City : 3 - 0
  • Gateshead - Grimsby : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 29 August 2011

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 29, 2011 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.) - Katy Perry
  2. LMFAO - Party Rock Anthem
  3. She Will - Lil Wayne
  4. Maroon 5 - Moves Like Jagger
  5. Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
  6. Lighters - Bad Meets Evil
  7. Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks
  8. How To Love - Lil Wayne
  9. OneRepublic - Good Life
  10. Britney Spears - I Wanna Go
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. I'm On One - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
  2. Motivation - Kelly Rowland Featuring Lil Wayne
  3. Sure Thing - Miguel
  4. How To Love - Lil Wayne
  5. Quickie - Miguel
  6. Otis - Jay Z Kanye West Featuring Otis Redding
  7. Beyonce - Best Thing I Never Had
  8. Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
  9. Marvin & Chardonnay - Big Sean Featuring Kanye West & Roscoe Dash
  10. My Last - Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Taboo - Don Omar
  2. Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
  3. Di Que Regresaras - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
  4. You - Romeo Santos
  5. Olvidame - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
  6. Te Amo y Te Amo - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
  7. Party Rock Anthem - LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett & GoonRock
  8. Amor Clandestino - Mana
  9. Ven A Bailar - Jennifer Lopez Featuring Pitbull
  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. Lowlife - Theory Of A Deadman
  5. Rope - Foo Fighters
  6. Country Song - Seether
  7. Coldplay - Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall
  8. Not Again - Staind
  9. So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold
  10. Up All Night - Blink-182

Books

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

The Ideal Man

By: Julie Garwood

A woman’s life and love are compromised in this pulse-pounding new thriller by #1 New York Times bestselling author Julie Garwood...Dr.

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Unbroken

By: Laura Hillenbrand

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE • Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader’s Circle for author chats and more.In

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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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Full Black

By: Brad Thor

#1 New York Times bestselling author Brad Thor delivers his darkest and most intriguing thriller yet—a terrifying story of espionage and betrayal—brilliantly paced with superb nonstop action.Born

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dice Soccer

Dice Soccer

Platform: iOS

Genre: Sports

Cordy

Cordy

Platform: iOS

Genre: Platformer

Bionic Commando Rearmed 2

Bionic Commando Rearmed 2

Platform: PlayStation 3 (PSN), Xbox 360 (XBLA)

Genre: Platforming

Publisher: Capcom

Asphalt 3D

Platform: Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Racing

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Bug Heroes

Bug Heroes

Platform: iOS

Genre: Adventure

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
A Logistical Snarl for Airlines in Trying to Rebook Fliers

Many passengers are trying to rebook flights into a system that is already packed with pre-Labor Day travelers. [..]

At 35,000 Feet, a Russian Image Problem

The Superjet is modern and has foreign partners, but it is up against perceptions about Russian air safety. [..]

Stock Markets
  • 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
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 7.82 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.5346 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.8355 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.806 CNY

Home videos

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

Putty Hill

Studio: Cinema Guild

Format: DVD

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The Last Play at Shea

Studio: Lionsgate

Format: DVD

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Atlas Shrugged: Part I

Studio: Fox

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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N-Secure

Studio: Fox

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Mooz-lum

Studio: Vivendi

Format: DVD

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