Sunday 26 April 2009
It was Sunday, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 April 2009 ?
- World Intellectual Property Day (since 2001).
- Florida and Georgia, USA - Confederate Memorial Day.
- Shi'a Islam - Mawlid, Muhammad's birthday (2005).
- Tanzania - Union Day.
- Feast day of the following saint in the Orthodox Church: Stephen of Perm - also Old Permic Alphabet Day
- Trudpert (Irish monk martyred in Germany in 607).
- Lucidius (4th century)
- Saint Cletus (Pope Anacletus) and Marcellinus (Popes and martyrs)
- Paschasius (d. 865)
- Richarius or Riquier (d. 643)
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Alda (d. 1309)
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 26 April
- Hans Holzer: Austrian researcher and writer who often focuses on paranormal topics.
- Eleven Justice and Equality Movement members are sentenced to death for attacking Khartoum, Sudan, in 2008. (BBC)
- The United States declares a public health emergency over the outbreak of swine influenza. (''New York Times'')
- Incumbent President Rafael Correa claims victory in Ecuador's general election. (CNN)
- The cruise ship MSC ''Melody'' thwarts an attack by Somali pirates in the Gulf of Aden. (AP via ''Los Angeles Times'')
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?