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Thursday 30 April 2009

2009-04-30

It was Thursday, 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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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Ghosts of Girlfriends Past

Directed by: Mark Waters

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, Emma Stone

Country: United States

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X-Men Origins: Wolverine

Directed by: Gavin Hood

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Liev Schreiber, Ryan Reynolds

Country: United States

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17 Again

Directed by: Burr Steers

Starring: Zac Efron, Matthew Perry, Leslie Mann

Country: United States

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Sebastiane

Directed by: Paul Humfress

Starring: Barney James, Neil Kennedy, Leonardo Treviglio

Country: United States

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Star Trek

Directed by: J.J. Abrams

Starring: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Simon Pegg

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

We're Alive

Starring: Jim Gleason, Nate Geez, Elisa Eliot, Claire Dodin

Country: United States

Nemesis

Starring: Xiomara Cintron

Country: United States

Think Hero TV

Starring: Kristen Nedopak

Country: United States

Stranger Among Bears

Starring: Michael Brandon, Richard Terry, Charlie Vandergaw

Country: United States

Wainwright Walks: Coast to Coast

Starring: Julia Bradbury, Nik Wood Jones

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 30 April 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • Sweden - Birthday of King Carl XVI Gustav, an official flag day.
  • Mexico - Children's Day.
  • The Netherlands - Queen's Day.
  • Saint Pope Pius V
  • LaVeyan Satanism - Walpurgisnacht, or Walpurgis Night, as noted in The Satanic Bible.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Venetia Burney: Person who suggested Pluto's name for the planet (Born 1918).
  • Henk Nijdam: Dutch professional road bicycle rider (Born 1935).
Facts:
  • Chrysler files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and announces a deal with Fiat. The US government announces it will provide up to US$3.5 billion in debtor-in-possession financing and up to US$4.5 billion in exit financing. The company is expected to continue under a new ownershop arrangement: 55 percent United Auto Workers' healthcare trust fund, Fiat 20 percent, U.S. and Canadian governments with a combined stake of 10 percent.
  • The World Health Organization raises its global pandemic alert to Level 5 from Level 4 due to the spread of H1N1 flu virus. In the USA, about 300 schools are closed. In Mexico, the death toll reaches 176, and President Felipe Calderon tells government offices and private businesses not crucial to the economy to stop work on May 1 for five days, to avoid further spreading the virus.
  • Seven people are killed and 17 injured at a Queen's Day parade in Apeldoorn, Netherlands.
  • Swine influenza outbreak:
  • President Felipe Calderón partially closes Mexico's economy for five days. (''The Irish Times'')

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Books

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

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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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bass Pro Shops: The Strike

Platform: Wii, Windows, Xbox 360

Publisher: XS Games/Psyclone

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Battle Poker

Platform: Wii (WiiWare), PlayStation Portable

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Left Field Productions

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BattleForge

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Beat It!

Platform: iOS

Genre: Rhythm game

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The Punisher: No Mercy

The Punisher: No Mercy

Platform: PlayStation 3

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment


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