Friday 2 October 2009
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 2, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of October people in US were listening to I Gotta Feeling by The Black Eyed Peas.
Fantastic Mr. Fox, directed by Wes Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while The Help by Kathryn Stockett was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Astro Boy.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Brave: A Warrior's Tale or Country Life.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 2 October 2009
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Which were the important events of 2 October 2009 ?
- Roman Catholic Church - Memorial of Guardian Angels
- World Farm Animal Day
- Roman festivals - First day of the Ludi Augustales to celebrate the recovery by emperor August of Roman standards from the Parthians
- Also see October 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Guinea - Independence Day (from France, 1958)
- French Republican Calendar - Pomme de terre (Potato) Day, eleventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- India - Gandhi Jayanti (birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, 1869)
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- Voters in Ireland go to the polls for a second referendum on the Treaty of Lisbon. (''The Vancouver Sun'')
- Croatia resumes membership talks with the European Union after Slovenia lifts its 10-month embargo. (BBC)
- Rainstorms in Messina and other parts of Sicily sweep at least 18 people away to their deaths, wounding 40, causing 20 to disappear and surrounding the city with mud and rainwater. A state of emergency is declared by the Italian government. (Xinhua)
- Israel agrees with Hamas to swap twenty female Palestinian prisoners for a videotape proving Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit is still alive. (''The New York Times'')
- A Burmese court rejects Aung San Suu Kyi's appeal against her extended detention. (Xinhua)
- Kenya says it will cooperate with the International Criminal Court over post-election unrest in 2007. (Capital FM)
- Protesters storm and ransack the office of the Sri Lankan High Commission in New Delhi, India, in protest at the alleged firing on Indian fisherman by the Sri Lanka Navy. (''The Hindu'')
- Pakistan's army probes a video posted on social networking website Facebook that appears to show soldiers abusing Taliban. (''The Washington Post'')
- Mexican authorities claim to have made their largest-ever seizure of chemicals used in the manufacture of the synthetic drug methamphetamine. (BBC)
- Typhoon Parma
- Thousands of people are evacuated as Typhoon Parma approaches the Philippines. (Associated Press)
- President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo declares the entire country in a ampquotstate of calamityampquot. (''The Chosun Ilbo'')
- Thousands of people gather at a mosque in Guinea's capital, Conakry, to identify those killed in Monday's opposition rally against military rule. (BBC)
- A bid to force publication of an internal BBC review of its Middle East coverage, ''EastEnders'' and ''Top Gear'' is rejected in the British High Court of Justice. (BBC)
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Sport Games on 2 October 2009
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Schalke 04 - Ein Frankfurt : 2 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Aachen - Cottbus : 1 - 1
- Duisburg - Union Berlin : 3 - 1
- Koblenz - Oberhausen : 0 - 1
Division 2Football (France)
- Angers - Strasbourg : 0 - 0
- Bastia - Chateauroux : 0 - 1
- Brest - Clermont : 2 - 0
- Caen - Sedan : 3 - 1
Serie BFootball (Italy)
- Ascoli - Sassuolo : 1 - 5
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Pretty Wings - Maxwell
- Break Up - Mario Featuring Gucci Mane & Sean Garrett
- Successful - Drake Featuring Trey Songz & Lil Wayne
- Wasted - Gucci Mane Featuring Plies Or OJ Da Juiceman
- Run This Town - Jay-Z, Rihanna & Kanye West
- Under - Pleasure P
- God In Me - Mary Mary Featuring Kierra "KiKi" Sheard
- Trust - Keyshia Cole Duet With Monica
- Throw It In The Bag - Fabolous Featuring The-Dream
- Ego - Beyonce
Top #10 Latin songs
- Nelly Furtado - Manos Al Aire
- Shakira - Loba
- Te Ira Mejor Sin Mi - Joan Sebastian
- Espinoza Paz - Lo Intentamos
- Los Tigres del Norte - La Granja
- El Amor - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- Mi Cama Huele A Ti - Tito "El Bambino" El Parton Featuring Zion & Lennox
- Su Veneno - Aventura
- Recuerdame - La Quinta Estacion A Dueto Con Marc Anthony
- Ya Es Muy Tarde - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
The weapons maker has denied accusations of bribery linked to deals in Africa and Eastern Europe. [..]
Many economists expect China to replace Japan as the world’s second-largest economy next year, five years earlier than previously forecast. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $45.30
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $57.46
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $59.38
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $45.59
- 1 CHF = 6.5956 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.3248 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9571 CHF
- 1 AUD = 5.907 CNY
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