Wednesday 31 August 2011
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 31, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Milo Bugliari .
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 Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand 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 Cars 2 or Pac-Man Battle Royale.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 31 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 ?
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Which were the important events of 31 August 2011 ?
- Trinidad and Tobago - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1962)
- Kyrgyzstan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- Malaysia - Hari Merdeka, a National Day (independence within the Commonwealth, 1957)
- Moldova: Day of Our Language (Limba Noastra)
- Calendar of Saints - Saint Aidan of Lindisfarne, San Abbondio, Saint Raymond Nonnatus
- Milo Bugliari: American child of noted parents, his mother is actress Alyssa Milano and father is David Bugliari.
- Tripoli doctor Gassem Baruni tells the Associated Press that Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's daughter Hana Moammar Gadafi - thought to have been killed in 1986 US airstrikes - worked for him as a surgeon before she disappeared on August 25. (CBS News)
- Syrian Army troops reportedly raid neighbourhoods in the town of Hama looking for anti-government activists. (''Jerusalem Post'')
- The 68th Venice International Film Festival gets underway in Venice, Italy. (''The Guardian'')
- ExxonMobil and OAO Rosneft reach a deal which may reach $500 billion in projects in the Arctic, Gulf of Mexico, and the Black Sea. (''New York Times'')
- The United States Justice Department files an antitrust lawsuit to prevent ATT from taking over T-Mobile USA. (''Los Angeles Times'')
- Wildfires severely damage homes and infrastructure in the US states of Texas and Oklahoma. (AP via ''Detroit News'')
- Hurricane Katia becomes the second hurricane of the 2011 Atlantic hurricane season. (National Hurricane Center)
- The High Court of Australia rules against plans by the government of Australia to send 800 asylum seekers to Malaysia. (''The Courier-Mail'')
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Sport Games on 31 August 2011
Serie BFootball (Italy)
- Juve Stabia - Verona : 1 - 2
- Torino - Cittadella : 1 - 1
Planetary positions on this day
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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
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $40.21
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $93.46
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $74.49
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $26.27
- 1 CHF = 7.9348 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.5199 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.8243 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.826 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?