Friday 29 July 2011
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on July 29, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Party Rock Anthem by LMFAO.
Headhunters, directed by Morten Tyldum, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011
while One Summer by David Baldacci was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Against the Wall.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Cat and the Coup or Minecraft.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 29 July 2011
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- 2011 Syrian uprising
- An oil pipeline near the city of Homs is blown up by ampquotsaboteursampquot, according to the state news agency. (Reuters)
- Syrian forces kill at least 20 civilians in attacks on several pro-democracy demonstrations across Syria. (Reuters)
- 2011 Bahraini uprising: King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa approves parliamentary reforms, which are rejected by opposition groups. (Al Jazeera)
- 2011 Tunisian revolution: Former President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali is sentenced ''in absentia'' to 16 years imprisonment for corruption. (Xinhua)
- Johnson Johnson announced that it will lower the maximum daily dosage of one of its signature products, Extra Strength Tylenol, in order to reduce the risk of liver damage. (Reuters)
- Pay-TV company BSkyB secures a seven year deal to share the United Kingdom broadcasting rights of Formula One racing. From March 2012 half the races will air on Sky, while the BBC retains the right to show the other half. (Bloomberg)
- A Polish report into the 2010 Polish Air Force Tu-154 crash that killed President Lech Kaczyński blames the Polish crew and Russian air traffic controllers for the accident. (UPI)
- The Prime Minister of South Korea, Kim Hwang-sik, calls for an overhaul of disaster management following the death of 59 people in floods and landslides caused by heavy rain in recent days. (Yonhap)
- At least twenty coal miners are killed and seventeen are missing following two accidents in the Ukraine. (AP via Google News)
- South Sudan joins the African Union as its 54ampsupampthamp/supamp member. (''The Hindu'')
- North Korea threatens to dispose of South Korean assets at the jointly-run Mount Kumgang resort. (Reuters)
- The Chief of the armed forces along with the heads of the army, navy and air force all resign in Turkey. (BBC)
- Ajmal Kasab, the last surviving gunman from the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks, launches an appeal against his death sentence in India. (Sky News)
- News International phone hacking scandal
- The legal team representing Glenn Mulcaire, the private investigator at the centre of claims of phone hacking, says that he ampquotacted on the instructions of othersampquot. (BBC)
- MPs on the Culture, Media and Sport Committee vote not to recall James Murdoch after his evidence was called into question by two senior News International executives. However, he may have to appear again later after more evidence is heard. (BBC)
- Baroness Peta Buscombe announces her intention to step down as Chair of the Press Complaints Commission following criticism about the way she handled the scandal. (BBC)
- Appearing in court, protester Jonathan May-Bowles admits to throwing a foam pie at Rupert Murdoch as he gave evidence to a Parliamentary Committee. (BBC)
- Christopher Jefferies, an early suspect in the investigation into the murder of Joanna Yeates, accepts ampquotsubstantialampquot libel damages from eight British newspapers after they published details of his private life. ''The Sun'' and ''Daily Mirror'' are also fined for contempt of court in their reporting of the investigation. (BBC)
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Sport Games on 29 July 2011
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Oud-Heverlee Leuven - Anderlecht : 2 - 1
Division 2Football (France)
- Amiens - Troyes : 1 - 1
- Angers - Le Havre : 1 - 2
- Arles - Le Mans : 1 - 0
- Bastia - Istres : 3 - 1
Planetary positions on this day
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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
- My Last - Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown
- She Ain't You - Chris Brown
- Unusual - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
- Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
- Far Away - Marsha Ambrosius
- Man Down - Rihanna
Top #10 Latin songs
- Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
- Taboo - Don Omar
- Prometi - Intocable
- You - Romeo Santos
- Ven A Bailar - Jennifer Lopez Featuring Pitbull
- Te Amo y Te Amo - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
- Cuanto Me Cuesta - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Di Que Regresaras - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
- El Ardido - Larry Hernandez
- Amor Clandestino - Mana
Top #10 Rock songs
- Walk - Foo Fighters
- Rope - Foo Fighters
- Country Song - Seether
- Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks
- Coldplay - Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall
- You Are A Tourist - Death Cab For Cutie
- Lies Of The Beautiful People - Sixx: A.M.
- So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold
- Adolescents - Incubus
- Sublime With Rome - Panic
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $42.63
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $101.89
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $82.19
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $35.80
- 1 CHF = 8.1905 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.7367 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.8208 CHF
- 1 AUD = 7.086 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?