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Wednesday 28 January 2009

2009-01-28

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Just Dance by Lady GaGa. Taken, directed by Pierre Morel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while New Moon by Stephenie Meyer 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 ?

Taken

Directed by: Pierre Morel

Starring: Liam Neeson, Maggie Grace, Famke Janssen

Country: United States

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The Gestapo's Last Orgy

Directed by: Cesare Canevari

Starring: Adriano Micantoni, Daniela Poggi, Maristella Greco

Country: United States

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Moon

Directed by: Duncan Jones

Starring: Sam Rockwell, Kevin Spacey, Dominique McElligott

Country: United States

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The Battle of the Somme

Starring: Nils Olaf Chrisander, Aud Egede Nissen

Country: United States

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Bronson

Directed by: Nicolas Winding Refn

Starring: Tom Hardy, Kelly Adams, Luing Andrews

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Freedom Watch with Judge Napolitano

Starring: Andrew Napolitano, Ron Paul

Country: United States

Orange Juice in Bishop's Garden

Written by: Otessa Ghadar

Starring: Ellen Winter, Rachel Peterson, George Ross, Kristin Rogers

Country: United States

There Will Be Brawl

Written by: Zach Grafton

Starring: Matt Key, Matthew Mercer, Paul Duraso, Tony Rago

Country: United States

Victorian Farm

Starring: Stephen Noonan, Peter Ginn, Ruth Goodman, Alex Langlands

Country: United Kingdom

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Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle

Starring: Stewart Lee, Paul Putner, Kevin Eldon

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 January 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 28 January
Famous Deaths:
  • Billy Powell: American keyboard player and songwriter (Lynyrd Skynyrd) (d. 2009).
Facts:
  • The US House of Representatives passes President Barack Obama's US$819 billion economic stimulus package, voting 244 to 188.
  • Lynyrd Skynyrd keyboard player Billy Powell dies at the age of 56 of a suspected heart attack in Florida.
  • The United States House of Representatives passes the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. (''The New York Times'')
  • Winter storms across the Midwestern United States have killed 19 people and cut electricity to 600,000 homes and businesses from Oklahoma to West Virginia. (ABC News)
  • A former New South Wales Police Force superintendent claims there was an attempted assassination of Queen Elizabeth II at Bowenfels railway station during a 1970 Royal Tour of Australia. (AFP via Google News)

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2009 ?

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD cards from 28 January 2009 to enjoy the time of your life

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 2009?

  • Time: Portrait of President-Elect Barack Obama
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.1031
  • Time: A brick wall and barbed wire fence holding in a blue Star of David. Photo-Illustration for TIME with

Books

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

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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Breaking Dawn

By: Stephenie Meyer

When you loved the one who was killing you, it left you no options. How could you run, how could you fight, when doing so would hurt that beloved one? If your life was all you had to give, how ...

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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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Remember when

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Birthday and personalized Football books

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Castlevania: The Arcade

Castlevania: The Arcade

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Light gun shooter

Publisher: Konami

Caucasus: Nanatsuki no Nie

Caucasus: Nanatsuki no Nie

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Eroge, visual novel

Publisher: Innocent Grey

Christmas Clix

Christmas Clix

Platform: Macintosh, Wii, Windows

Publisher: JV Games (Wii)

The Clique: Diss and Make-Up Queen Teen: The Clique

The Clique: Diss and Make-Up Queen Teen: The Clique

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Star Wars Battlefront: Elite Squadron

Platform: PlayStation Portable, Nintendo DS

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: LucasArts

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