Monday 4 May 2009
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Prince Henrik of Denmark and Henrik .
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Boom Boom Pow by The Black Eyed Peas.
Ghosts of Girlfriends Past, directed by Mark Waters, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while New Moon by Stephenie Meyer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Great Queen Seondeok.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Assassin's Creed: Bloodlines or Brave: A Warrior's Tale.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 May 2009 ?
- Star Wars day, "May the 4th be with you" pun on "May the force be with you"
- Republic of China - Literary Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- International Firefighters' Day.
- Saint Ladislaus of Gielnow
- People's Republic of China - Youth Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- Blessed Catherine of Park
- Saint Judas Cyriacus
- Saint Florian
- Saint Godehard
- Saint Monica of Hippo (d. 387)
- Saint Ethelred
- Saint Silvianus
- Saint Titianus
- Saint Willerik
- Saint John Houghton, Saint Robert Lawrence, Saint Augustine Webster, Saint Richard Reynolds, and Saint John Hale; all put to death in 1535.
- Saint Malou
- The Netherlands - Remembrance of the Dead.
Famous Birthdays:04 May
- Dom DeLuise: American actor and comedian (Born 1933).
- Dominick "Dom" DeLuise, American comic actor (Blazing Saddles, The Cannonball Run, Smokey and the Bandit II) dies at age 75 from prostate cancer in Los Angeles, California.
- A bus collides with a building in Īlām Province, Iran, killing 28 people and injuring nine others. (BBC)
- A South Korean Navy destroyer rescues a North Korean cargo ship from Somali pirates. (Reuters)
- At least eight gunmen kill 44 people at a wedding in Mardin Province, Turkey. (Sky News)
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 2009 ?
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