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Thursday 21 May 2009

2009-05-21

It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Boom Boom Pow by The Black Eyed Peas. Up, directed by Pete Docter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while The 8th Confession by James Patterson was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Up

Directed by: Pete Docter

Starring: Edward Asner, Jordan Nagai, John Ratzenberger

Country: United States

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Angels & Demons

Directed by: Ron Howard

Starring: Tom Hanks, Ewan McGregor, Ayelet Zurer

Country: United States

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Terminator Salvation

Directed by: McG

Starring: Christian Bale, Sam Worthington, Anton Yelchin

Country: United States

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Ghosts of Girlfriends Past

Directed by: Mark Waters

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, Emma Stone

Country: United States

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X-Men Origins: Wolverine

Directed by: Gavin Hood

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Liev Schreiber, Ryan Reynolds

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Film Riot

Starring: Ryan Connolly, Josh Connolly, Timmy Allen, Arris Quinones

Country: United States

We're Alive

Starring: Jim Gleason, Nate Geez, Elisa Eliot, Claire Dodin

Country: United States

Nemesis

Starring: Xiomara Cintron

Country: United States

Think Hero TV

Starring: Kristen Nedopak

Country: United States

Stranger Among Bears

Starring: Michael Brandon, Richard Terry, Charlie Vandergaw

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 May 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Constantine the Great
  • Equals-to-the-Apostles
  • Saints Constantine and Helena
  • Saint Mireille
  • Saint Charles-EugFne de Mazenod
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 21 May
Facts:
  • Linda Fleming, 66-year-old US woman with advanced cancer, becomes the first person to die under a new assisted suicide law in Washington State.
  • The US Mint releases the 2009 John Tyler Presidential dollar coin to circulation.
  • Four men are arrested for planning to bomb two synagogues and destroy military aircraft in New York, United States. (Sky News)
  • Egyptian businessman Hisham Talaat Moustafa is convicted of murdering Lebanese pop singer Suzanne Tamim. (CNN)
  • A man who entered the President's official residence in Belgrade, Serbia, with at least one hand grenade surrenders. (CNN)

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The 8th Confession

By: James Patterson

THE SIZZLING #1 BESTSELLERSomeone is killing the richest people in the city - and the Women's Murder Club will pay a high price for hunting him.

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New Moon

By: Stephenie Meyer

Legions of readers entranced by Twilight are hungry for more and they won't be disappointed. In New Moon, Stephenie Meyer delivers another irresistible combination of romance and suspense with a supernatural twist.

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Vision in White

By: Nora Roberts

#1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts presents a novel of love, friendship, and family in Book One in the Bride Quartet.Wedding photographer Mackensie "Mac" Elliot is most at home behind the camera, but her focus is shattered moments ...

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Twilight

By: Stephenie Meyer

Isabella Swan's move to Forks, a small, perpetually rainy town in Washington, could have been the most boring move she ever made. But once she meets the mysterious and alluring Edward Cullen, Isabella's life takes a thrilling and terrifying turn.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

The Beatles: Rock Band

Platform: PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360

Genre: Rhythm game

Publisher: MTV Games

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Black Mirror II: Reigning Evil

Black Mirror II: Reigning Evil

Platform: Windows

Genre: Adventure, horror

Publisher: Viva Media

Calling

Platform: Wii

Genre: Survival horror

Publisher: JP Hudson Soft; NA Hudson Soft; EU Konami

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Cooking Mama 3: Shop & Chop

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Simulation, minigame

Publisher: JP Taito; NA Majesco; PAL 505 Games

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Souls

Platform: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment; Atlus; Bandai Namco Entertainment

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