Wednesday 1 April 2009
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 1, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Caitlyn Price .
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Right Round by Flo Rida.
State of Play, directed by Kevin Macdonald, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while Eclipse by Stephenie Meyer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Out of the Wild: The Alaska Experiment.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 7th Dragon or Astro Boy: The Video Game.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 1 April 2009
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Which were the important events of 1 April 2009 ?
- Saint Waleric
- Saint Hugh of Grenoble
- Orissa - a state in eastern India celebrates "Utkal Divas", its statehood day.
- India - Start of financial year.
- Canada - Beginning of government's fiscal year.
- Japan - The official start of school years in most universities and schools. Also, the official First Day of Work at companies and offices for new university graduates hires, marked by welcoming ceremonies and speeches.
- April 1 is known as April Fool's Day or All Fools' Day in many countries.
- Roman Empire - Veneralia celebrated to honor Venus.
- In San Marino, two Captains Regent, elected by Parliament, take office for six months.
- Last day of the Assyrian New Year Celebration
- Saint Jacoba
- International Day of the Birds.
- In England and Wales, local government reorganisations traditionally happen on April 1.
- Brielle celebrates victory of 1572 over Spaniards.
- Pigasus Award announcement.
- Croatia and Albania join NATO
- The 72-year-old American soap opera ''Guiding Light'' will broadcast its final episode on September 18. (Reuters)
- The United States and Russia begin Strategic Arms Limitation Talks. (''The Australian'')
- Local government in England undergoes structural changes. (BBC)
- A Computer virus called Conficker was spread through millions of computers, getting onto their computers and destroying files, and sharing information. This was supposed to be a April Fools' Day Joke.
- Ukraine will hold a presidential election on October 25. (AFP via Google News)
- Five thousand people protest in London as the G-20 begins its summit. (BBC)
- Israeli Foreign Affairs Minister Avigdor Lieberman says that the Annapolis Conference ampquothas no validity.ampquot (BBC)
- New South Wales, Australia, declares its flooded Mid North Coast a disaster area. (ABC News Australia)
- The United States' World War II motor ship is located near Australia. (''The Age'')
- A bomb damages a statue of Vladimir Lenin near Finlyandsky Rail Terminal in Saint Petersburg, Russia. (''Moscow Times'')
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Flo Rida - Right Round
- Lady GaGa - Poker Face
- Kiss Me Thru The Phone - Soulja Boy Tell'em
- T.I. - Dead And Gone
- The All-American Rejects - Gives You Hell
- Kelly Clarkson - My Life Would Suck Without You
- Jamie Foxx - Blame It
- Kanye West - Heartless
- I Told You So - Carrie Underwood
- Lady GaGa - Just Dance
Top #10 R&B songs
- Blame It - Jamie Foxx Featuring T-Pain
- Turnin Me On - Keri Hilson Featuring Lil Wayne
- Rockin' That Thang - The-Dream
- Dead And Gone - T.I. Featuring Justin Timberlake
- Ne-Yo - Mad
- Kiss Me Thru The Phone - Soulja Boy Tell 'em Featuring Sammie
- You Complete Me - Keyshia Cole
- Diva - Beyonce
- Ain't I - Yung L.A. Featuring Young Dro & T.I.
- Lions, Tigers & Bears - Jazmine Sullivan
Top #10 Latin songs
- Dime Si Te Vas Con El - Flex
- Te Presumo - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Por Un Segundo - Aventura
- No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
- Espero - Grupo Montez de Durango
- El Ultimo Beso - Vicente Fernandez
- Tu No Eres Para Mi - Fanny Lu
- Que Te Queria - La Quinta Estacion
- Aqui Estoy Yo - Luis Fonsi
- Me Estas Tentando - Wisin & Yandel Featuring Nesty
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
In Manhattan, rents in Midtown’s less well-heeled office buildings have fallen more than 23 percent in the past year, to $48.74 a square foot a year. [..]
Preliminary studies of a blockbuster drug from Roche’s Genentech unit are strong enough to speed its approval for brain cancer, federal cancer experts said. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $45.10
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $40.68
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $42.45
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $31.36
- 1 CHF = 5.9597 CNY
- 1 CAD = 5.4286 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9091 CHF
- 1 AUD = 4.7689 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?