Tuesday 3 February 2009
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of February people in US were listening to My Life Would Suck Without You by Kelly Clarkson.
Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel, directed by Gareth Carrivick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while A Mercy by Toni Morrison was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Trust Me.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Country Life or Birthday Party Bash.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 3 February 2009
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Which were the important events of 3 February 2009 ?
- Saints Berlindis, Celsa and Nona.
- Japan - the festival of Setsubun before spring.
- United States - Four Chaplains Day.
- Saint Blaise, Catholics visit churches to have their throats blessed.
- Saint Ansgar, patron saint of Denmark
- Mozambique - Heroes' Day.
- Saint Werburgh
- Saint Hadelin (+690)
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- Sheng-yen: Buddhist monk and founder of Dharma Drum Mountain.
- Spectrum Brands, maker of Ray-O-Vac batteries, files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the US.
- Presidency of Barack Obama:
- Tom Daschle withdraws his nomination to serve as United States Secretary of Health and Human Services and Nancy Killefer withdraws her nomination to serve as Chief Performance Officer. (MSNBC.com)
- President Obama nominates Republican Senator Judd Gregg for the position of Secretary of Commerce. (''New York Times'')
- New Hampshire Governor John H. Lynch nominates Republican J. Bonnie Newman to replace Gregg in the Senate. (Bloomberg)
- 2008–2009 Israel–Gaza conflict:
- Israel announces restrictions on Al Jazeera broadcasts within its borders. (BBC)
- The Palestinian National Authority demands an investigation into alleged war crimes committed in the Gaza Strip. (''Washington Post'')
- California's government goes broke and issues IOUs on all expenditures not required by law. (ABC7)
- Afghanistan's National Directorate of Security eliminates a Pakistani terrorist cell responsible for at least six suicide bombings in Kabul. (AFP via Google News)
- Sri Lankan Civil War:
- The Armed Forces claim to have captured an underground bunker used by the Tamil Tigers. (AFP via ''The Australian'')
- The United States, European Union, Japan, and Norway urge the Tigers to cease fighting and negotiate with the government. (BBC)
- At least 52 Tamil civilians are killed in recent combat. (The Guardian)
- The government announces a $42-billion stimulus package to revive the economy. (''Sydney Morning Herald'')
- The Reserve Bank reduces interest rates by 100 basis points to 3.25%. (NineMSN Money)
- Iran announces the launch of its first domestically constructed satellite, ''Omid''. (Reuters)
- Suspected Taliban militants suspend NATO supply lines by destroying a bridge on the Pakistan-Afghanistan border. (CNN)
- The United Kingdom struggles to cope with its heaviest snowfalls since 1991. (BBC)
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Sport Games on 3 February 2009
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Bristol City - Charlton : 2 - 1
- Preston - Plymouth : 1 - 1
- Southampton - Sheffield United : 1 - 2
- Wolves - Norwich : 3 - 3
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Altrincham - Northwich : 1 - 0
- Forest Green - Histon : 2 - 2
League 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Huddersfield - Hartlepool : 1 - 1
- Stockport - Milton Keynes Dons : 0 - 1
- Walsall - Leicester : 1 - 4
League 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Chester - Rochdale : 0 - 2
- Morecambe - Brentford : 2 - 0
- Shrewsbury - Accrington : 2 - 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Beyonce - Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
- She Got Her Own - Ne-Yo Featuring Jamie Foxx & Fabolous
- Pop Champagne - Jim Jones & Ron Browz Featuring Juelz Santana
- Live Your Life - T.I. Featuring Rihanna
- Diva - Beyonce
- Kanye West - Heartless
- Chopped 'N' Skrewed - T-Pain Featuring Ludacris
- IfULeave - Musiq Soulchild Featuring Mary J. Blige
- Trading Places - Usher
- Playa Cardz Right - Keyshia Cole Featuring 2Pac
Top #10 Latin songs
- Por Un Segundo - Aventura
- No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
- Espero - Grupo Montez de Durango
- Te Presumo - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- El Ultimo Beso - Vicente Fernandez
- Te Regalo Amores - RKM & Ken-Y
- Me Estas Tentando - Wisin & Yandel Featuring Nesty
- Cinco Minutos - Gloria Trevi
- Dame Tu Amor - Alacranes Musical
- La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho - Y Que Quede Claro
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?