Friday 24 April 2009
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of April 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 Twilight by Stephenie Meyer was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 24 April 2009 ?
- Saint Alexander (died 178)
- Genocide Remembrance Day in Armenia.
- Republic Day in The Gambia (1970).
- Newman's Day.
- 24-Hour Comics Day.
- Saint Maria-Euphrasia Pelletier (d.1868)
- Saint Honorius
- Saint Fidelis of Sigmaringen
- Saint Egbert of Northumbria
- Saint Deodatus
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- John Michell: British writer, a New Age pioneer and author of the "The View Over Atlantis," along with other books on earth mysteries.
- The World Health Organization expresses concern at the spread of influenza from Mexico and the United States to other countries.ref name=quotwho_statement_2009-04-25quot International cases and resulting deaths are confirmed.
- Swine influenza kills at least 68 people and infects at least 1,000 more in Mexico. (CNN)
- A suicide attack kills at least 60 people and injures 125 more in Baghdad, Iraq. (Reuters)
- Two American Current TV journalists will be tried on criminal charges in North Korea. (Sky News)
- Northern Mariana Islands Lieutenant Governor Timothy P. Villagomez is convicted of fraud, wire fraud, and bribery. (''Saipan Tribune'')
- Democrat Scott Murphy wins New York's 20th congressional district special election. (''New York Times'')
- American Southern Bank in Kennesaw, Georgia, is closed. (MarketWatch)
- The bovine genome is sequenced. (''Science'')
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