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Video game Angry Birds Space is released

Angry Birds Space is a physics-based puzzle game and the fifth game in the Angry Birds video game series. It is developed and published by Rovio Entertainment. The game was featured in NASA videos and the game features NASA spacecraft that when found unlock unique levels.

Video game Crysis 2 is released

Crysis 2 is a first-person shooter video game developed by Crytek, published by Electronic Arts and released in North America, Australia, and Europe in March 2011 for MS Windows, PS3, and X360. Officially announced in June 2009, the game is the second main installment of the Crysis series, and is the sequel to the 2007 video game Crysis.

Video game The Sims Medieval is released

The Sims Medieval is a video game that was released in March 2011, by Electronic Arts for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X and iOS, part of The Sims series. It was available for Nokia Lumia Windows Phone in March 2013. Set in medieval times, it allows the player to build a kingdom through quest-driven gameplay.

Video game Angry Birds Rio is released

Angry Birds Rio is the third puzzle video game in the Angry Birds series, developed by Rovio Entertainment. Based on Angry Birds, Angry Birds Rio was released for devices using Apple's iOS, Google's Android and Mac OS X in March 2011. The game was released as a marketing tie-in with the 20th Century Fox animated films Rio and Rio 2.

Des'ree releases "You Gotta Be ('99 Mix)"

"You Gotta Be" is a pop song by British singer Des'ree, written by the singer with the track's producer, Ashley Ingram. It was the third song on Des'ree's second album I Ain't Movin' and the first song on that album's US version. A 1999 remix single became a top-10 hit in Des'ree's native UK and a number one hit in Spain.

Video game Resident Evil is released

Resident Evil, known in Japan as Bio Hazard, is a survival horror video game developed and released by Capcom originally for the PlayStation in 1996 and is the first game in the Resident Evil series. It is Capcom's best-selling debut game, with sales of over 8.5 million copies worldwide.

The 20th Eurovision Song Contest

The Eurovision Song Contest 1975 was the 20th edition of the contest hosted by SR and held in Stockholm, Sweden. ABBA's victory in Brighton the previous year gave Sweden the right to host the contest for the first time. The Contest was won by Teach-In, who sang "Ding-a-dong" in English, representing the Netherlands.

Beatles release their first album "Please Please Me"

"Please Please Me" is the debut studio album by English rock band the Beatles. Parlophone rush-released the album in March 1963 in the United Kingdom to capitalize on the success of their singles "Please Please Me" which was No. 1 on most lists though only No. 2 on Record Retailer, and "Love Me Do".

Elvis Presley releases "All Shook Up"

"All Shook Up" is a song recorded by Elvis Presley, published by Elvis Presley Music, and composed by Otis Blackwell. The single topped the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 in April 1957, staying there for 8 weeks. It also topped the Billboard R&B chart for 4 weeks, becoming Presley's second single to do so, and peaked at No. 1 on the country chart as well.

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