Saturday 3 January 2009
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 3, 2009). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It) by Beyonce.
Mary and Max, directed by Adam Elliot, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while The Private Patient by P. D. James was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Secret Millionaire.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Brave: A Warrior's Tale or Colin McRae: Dirt 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 3 January 2009
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Which were the important events of 3 January 2009 ?
- The tenth night and ninth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- The Festival of Sleep Day
- In astronomy the best date to view the Quadrantids meteor shower.
- Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Pax
- Feast day of St Genevieve
- In astronomy the approximate date of Earth's perihelion.
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- Jett Travolta, 16-year-old son of American actor John Travolta, dies suddenly of a seizure while on a family holiday in the Bahamas.
- National Democratic Congress candidate John Atta Mills wins Ghana's 2008 presidential election after narrowly defeating Nana Akufo-Addo of the incumbent New Patriotic Party in a run-off. (BBC News)
- An Israeli airstrike on the mosque in the Gaza Strip village of Beit Lahia kills at least 13 people. (CNN)
- The 2009 Dakar Rally begins in Buenos Aires, Argentina. (Motorsport)
- Governor of American Samoa Togiola Tulafono is sworn into office for a second term. (Samoa News)
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Sport Games on 3 January 2009
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Barcelona - Mallorca : 3 - 1
- Valencia - Ath Madrid : 3 - 1
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Albacete - Zaragoza : 1 - 1
- Alicante - Murcia : 0 - 2
- Castellon - Elche : 2 - 2
- Eibar - Xerez : 1 - 1
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Stevenage - Lewes : 3 - 0
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Clyde - Partick : 2 - 4
- Dundee - Dunfermline : 1 - 0
- Livingston - Airdrie Utd : 1 - 1
- Morton - Queen of Sth : 2 - 2
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Beyonce - Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
- Live Your Life - T.I. Featuring Rihanna
- Chopped 'N' Skrewed - T-Pain Featuring Ludacris
- Trading Places - Usher
- Miss Independent - Ne-Yo
- Green Light - John Legend Featuring Andre 3000
- Pop Champagne - Jim Jones & Ron Browz Featuring Juelz Santana
- IfULeave - Musiq Soulchild Featuring Mary J. Blige
- Put It On Ya - Plies Featuring Chris J
- Mrs. Officer - Lil Wayne Featuring Bobby Valentino & Kidd Kidd
Top #10 Latin songs
- No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
- Te Regalo Amores - RKM & Ken-Y
- Inolvidable - Reik
- Espero - Grupo Montez de Durango
- Cinco Minutos - Gloria Trevi
- Marco Antonio Solis - No Molestar
- Lloro Por Ti - Enrique Iglesias
- Como Duele - Ricardo Arjona
- Por Un Segundo - Aventura
- La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho - Y Que Quede Claro
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
The management of Bank Medici, which has emerged as one of the largest victims of the Madoff scandal, resigned, leaving day-to-day operations in the hands of an overseer. [..]
The country’s trade surplus narrowed to a six-year low in 2008, propelled by a deepening economic slowdown that curbed demand for exports. [..]
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?