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Thursday 29 January 2009

2009-01-29

It was Thursday, 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. Coraline, directed by Henry Selick, 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 ?

Coraline

Directed by: Henry Selick

Starring: Dakota Fanning, Teri Hatcher, John Hodgman

Country: United States

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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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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 29 January 2009 ?

Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 29 January
Famous Deaths:
  • John Martyn: English-Scottish singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2009).
  • Bill Frindall: English cricket scorer and statistician (Born 1939).
  • Helio Gracie: Brazilian martial artist (Born 1913).
Facts:
  • Ford Motor Company reports a record US$14.6 billion full-year loss.
  • Former American Idol winner Kelly Clarkson's single "My Life Would Suck Without You" makes the largest ever leap to number one in Billboard chart history, rising 96 places in one week.
  • The Illinois Senate votes unanimously to remove Governor Rod Blagojevich from office and bar him from future state employment. Lieutenant Governor Pat Quinn is sworn in to finish Blagojevich's term. (''Chicago Tribune'')
  • Afghanistan's presidential election is delayed due to the country's security situation. (Times Online)
  • Zimbabwe allows the use of foreign currencies alongside its dollar. (BBC)

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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

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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

AC-130: Operation Devastation

Platform: Microsoft Windows; Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: ValuSoft

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Ceville

Platform: Microsoft Windows Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: Graphic adventure

Publisher: Kalypso Media

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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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Trine

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Mac OS X, Linux, Wii U

Genre: Platform, puzzle

Publisher: Nobilis

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Star Wars: The Clone Wars Republic Heroes

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii, PlayStation Portable, PlayStation 2 (United States only), Nintendo DS

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: LucasArts

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Tell the world why 29 January 2009 is such a special date for you!