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Friday 25 December 2009

2009-12-25

It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Empire State Of Mind by Jay-Z. Magic, directed by Robert Davi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while Going Rogue: An American Life by Sarah Palin was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Magic

Directed by: Robert Davi

Starring: Leo Grillo, Sammi Hanratty, Lori Heuring

Country: United States

Sherlock Holmes

Directed by: Guy Ritchie

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Rachel McAdams

Country: United States

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3 Idiots

Directed by: Rajkumar Hirani

Starring: Aamir Khan, Madhavan, Mona Singh

Country: United States

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Avatar

Directed by: James Cameron

Starring: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver

Country: United States

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The Lovely Bones

Directed by: Peter Jackson

Starring: Rachel Weisz, Mark Wahlberg, Saoirse Ronan

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Reel Rock Film Tour

Starring: Alex Honnold, Dean Potter, Ueli Steck, Daniel Woods

Country: United States

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Fake or Fortune?

Starring: Fiona Bruce, Philip Mould

Country: United Kingdom

The World from Above

Starring: Richard Mervyn

Country: United States

NSFW Show

Starring: Brian Brushwood, Justin Robert Young

Country: United States

WOW Croatia

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 25 December 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • Christmas Day is a Christian holiday on this day celebrating the Nativity of Jesus. It is a public holiday in many countries, including almost everywhere in the Americas, most European nations, the Philippines and most of Oceania, some African countries, the Commonwealth of Nations, and various other countries and regions. Many non-Christians, including non-theists, celebrate secular aspects of the holiday, such as decorating Christmas trees and exchanging gifts with family and friends. Some
  • Pakistan - Quaid's Day is celebrated as a national holiday in Pakistan in honour of the birth of Mohammad Ali Jinnah.
  • British Isles - a quarter day in England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland. (but not in Scotland)
  • Roman festivals - (re)birth of Sol Invictus, the winter solstice feast in the Roman Empire since 274.
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 25 December
Famous Deaths:
  • Giridharilal Kedia: Indian businessman founded the Image Institute of Technology & Management (d. 2009).
  • Vic Chesnutt: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (brute.
Facts:
  • A Nigerian man, Umar Farouk Abdul Mutallab, tries to ignite powder and liquid explosives on Northwest Airlines plane Flight 253 from Nigeria via Amsterdam as it is preparing to land in Detroit. The man is subdued and the plane lands safely with no injuries.
  • Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab unsuccessfully attempts a terrorist attack against the US while on board a flight to Detroit Metro Airport Northwest Airlines Flight 253
  • A Viva Palestina supply convoy is stranded in Aqaba due to actions of the Egyptian government. (Al Jazeera)
  • The number of suicides in Japan exceeded 30,000 in 2009 according to officials, for the twelfth consecutive year. (''Straits Times'')
  • China sentences activist Liu Xiaobo to 11 years in prison for ampquotsubversion of state powerampquot. (Press Trust of India)

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Music Charts

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Books

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

Going Rogue: An American Life

By: Sarah Palin

Going Rogue is the #1 New York Times bestselling memoir from Sarah Palin, one of America’s most beloved and controversial political figures. Now with new material, Going Rogue offers plain talk from a true American original about her life, her ...

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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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Eclipse

By: Stephenie Meyer

Readers captivated by Twilight and New Moon will eagerly devour the paperback edition Eclipse, the third book in Stephenie Meyer's riveting vampire love saga. As Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her ...

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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 ?

Chopper

Platform: iOS

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Christmas Clix

Christmas Clix

Platform: Macintosh, Wii, Windows

Publisher: JV Games (Wii)

Codename: Panzers - Cold War

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Atari

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Just Dance

Platform: Wii, Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, iOS, Android

Genre: Rhythm, Dancing

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Marvel Super Hero Squad

Platform: Nintendo DS, Wii, PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable

Genre: Beat 'em up, Fighting

Publisher: THQ Vivendi Games

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