Sunday 12 July 2009
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of July people in US were listening to I Gotta Feeling by The Black Eyed Peas.
The Ugly Truth, directed by Robert Luketic, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while New Moon by Stephenie Meyer was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Band Hero or Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 July 2009 ?
- Sveti Petar (St. Peter)
- Sunset and sunrise occur along Manhattan's street grid centerline
- Newfoundland - Orangemen's Day
- Northern Ireland - Battle of the Boyne Day (also known as Orangemen's Day or the Twelfth, see Irish calendar).
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday (2nd day)
- The "center pivot irrigation day" of Colorado
- Kiribati - Independence Day
- RainMaker Day - Salem, OR.
- Spo TomT and Prfncipe - Independence Day
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- Chinese Foreign Minister Jiechi Yang says tranquility can be restored in Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region and the perpetrators will be brought into court without any ethnical discrimination, in a 1 hour 15 minute phone conversation regarding the recent incidents with his Turkish counterpart Ahmet Davutoğlu. (''Anadolu Agency'')
- Countries in the Middle East take precautionary measures to control the spread of H1N1 during and after the Hajj, where several million Muslims from all over the world will arrive in Mecca for the annual pilgrimage in late November. (IRIN)
- Five people are killed and several injured in India after a bridge being constructed for the Delhi Metro collapses. (BBC)
- A 6.1 magnitude earthquake hits Puno Region in southern Peru with epicenter near Juliaca. (CBS)
- The opposition Democratic Party of Japan wins the most seats in the Tokyo prefectural election. (''The Daily Telegraph'')
- Kidnapped Italian Red Cross volunteer Eugenio Vagni is freed by Abu Sayyaf. (AFP)
- Head of the CIA Leon Panetta accuses former United States Vice President Dick Cheney of hiding an intelligence program from Congress. (BBC)
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