Monday 31 October 2011, Halloween
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on October 31, 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.
Haywire, directed by Steven Soderbergh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011
while West By West by Jerry West and Jonathan Coleman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hell on Wheels.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Child of Eden or Cordy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 31 October 2011
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Which were the important events of 31 October 2011 ?
- October 31st is Nevada Day
- Protestant Church - Reformation Day: Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses on the Wittenberg church on this day in 1517
- Wikipedia - Wikipedia:Tim Starling Day
- Cornwall - Allantide
- October 31st is Halloween; also see Samhain (an approximate date)
- St. Wolfgang
- St Urban
- St. Quentin
- St. Notburga
- St. Bega
- Paganism and Celts - Samhain
- St. Arnulf
- Also see October 31 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - October 31 is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Antoninus
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 31 October
- Three people are killed in attacks on the offices of the International Relief and Development (IRD) in the Afghan city of Kandahar. (AFP via Yahoo News)
- Australian airline Qantas resumes flights after a ruling by Fair Work Australia. (''The Australian'')
- The Government of Japan intervenes to reduce the exchange rate of the Japanese yen with the United States dollar after the yen reached record highs. (Reuters)
- US brokerage firm MF Global files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy after declaring £4bn of Eurozone debt exposure. (BBC)
- UNESCO becomes the first United Nations agency to admit Palestine as a full member, with the United States withdrawing funding in protest. (CBS News)
- A jury in the US state of Arizona convicts Mark Goodeau on all charges related to the Baseline Killer murders. (AP via ''Atlanta Journal Constitution'')
- Kizza Besigye, the leader of Uganda's political opposition, is arrested while leading a ampquotwalk to workampquot protest. (AFP via Google)
- The Rt Rev Graeme Knowles resigns as Dean of London's St Paul's Cathedral as protests by Occupy London demonstrators continue. (BBC)
- Abdurrahim El-Keib is named as the new interim Prime Minister of Libya by the country's National Transitional Council. (BBC)
- The Prime Minister of Greece George Papandreou calls a referendum on the new European Union debt deal. (AP via Google News)
- The United Nations Population Division estimates that the world population has reached seven billion people. (''Los Angeles Times'')
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Sport Games on 31 October 2011
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Greuther Furth - Braunschweig : 1 - 3
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Sevilla - Granada : 1 - 2
Division 2Football (France)
- Nantes - Lens : 1 - 0
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Stoke - Newcastle : 1 - 3
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 2011 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- She Will - Lil Wayne Featuring Drake
- Ni**as in Paris - Jay Z Kanye West
- Headlines - Drake
- That Way - Wale Featuring Jeremih & Rick Ross
- Party - Beyonce Featuring Andre 3000
- Marvin & Chardonnay - Big Sean Featuring Kanye West & Roscoe Dash
- Wet The Bed - Chris Brown Featuring Ludacris
- Mrs. Right - Mindless Behavior Featuring Diggy
- Body 2 Body - Ace Hood Featuring Chris Brown
- Marvins Room - Drake
Top #10 Latin songs
- Promise - Romeo Santos Featuring Usher
- Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
- Taboo - Don Omar
- El Amor - Ricardo Arjona
- Olvidame - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
- El Verdadero Amor Perdona - Mana Featuring Prince Royce
- El Mil Amores - Pesado
- Rain Over Me - Pitbull Featuring Marc Anthony
- Di Que Regresaras - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
- Maquina Del Tiempo - Tito "El Bambino" Featuring Wisin & Yandel
Top #10 Rock songs
- Walk - Foo Fighters
- The Sound Of Winter - Bush
- The Adventures Of Rain Dance Maggie - Red Hot Chili Peppers
- Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks
- Tonight - Seether
- Not Again - Staind
- Paradise - Coldplay
- Bottoms Up - Nickelback
- Face To The Floor - Chevelle
- Make It Stop (September's Children) - Rise Against
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $42.38
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $101.18
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $79.16
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $27.40
- 1 CHF = 7.2723 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.3755 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.8767 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.725 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?