Saturday 14 February 2009, Valentine's Day
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of February people in US were listening to My Life Would Suck Without You by Kelly Clarkson.
He's Just Not That Into You, directed by Ken Kwapis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw by Jeff Kinne was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 February 2009 ?
- Denmark - Fastelavn. Children dress up, much like Halloween in the US.
- Arizona - Admission Day (1912).
- Mexico - Day of National Mourning (1831).
- Oregon - Admission Day (1859).
- Western World - Valentine's Day.
- Iraq - 'Communist Martyrs Day' celebrated by Iraqi Communist Party.
- Europe/Catholicism - Feast day of Saints Cyril and Methodius, patron saints of Europe.
- Saint Abraham (d. 422)
- Saint Valentine (d. 422).
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- An oil spill occurs in the Celtic Sea near County Cork, Ireland. (Department of Transport)
- Peruvian director Claudia Llosa's ''The Milk of Sorrow'' wins the Golden Bear at the 59th Berlin International Film Festival. (ABC/Reuters)
- Two missiles fired from American drone aircraft kill at least 25 people in South Waziristan, Pakistan. (''New York Times'')
- Prime Minister Ehud Olmert says Israel will not negotiate any long-term ceasefire in its conflict with Hamas unless prisoner-of-war Gilad Shalit is released. (Al Jazeera)
- Japan's National Astronomical Observatory completes the first topographic map of the Moon. (Daily Yomiuri)
- Somali pirates release the Japanese oil tanker ''Chemstar Venus'' and its 23 crew members. (Reuters)
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