Tuesday 5 May 2009
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 5, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Boom Boom Pow by The Black Eyed Peas.
The White Ribbon, directed by Michael Haneke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Incredible Human Journey.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Conga Bugs or Cryostasis: Sleep of Reason.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 5 May 2009
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Find out your future
Which were the important events of 5 May 2009 ?
- Martyrs Neophytos, Gaius and Gaianus
- Euthymios the Wonderworker
- Barlaam of Serpukhov
- Martin and Heraclius of Illyria
- Eulogios the Confessor
- New Martyr Ephraim of Nea Makri
- Albania: Martyrs' Day.
- Great Martyr Irene
- Roly Poly of Georgia.
- Saint Aventinus (d. 1189)
- Ethiopia: Liberation Day (1941).
- International Midwives Day.
- Adrian of Monzensk
- South Korea: Children's Day.
- Guyana: Indian Immigration Day (1838).
- Council of Europe: Europe Day.
- International No Pants Day.
- Hong Kong, Macau, South Korea and Taiwan (2006): Buddha's Birthday.
- Japan: Tango no Sekku (Boy's Day) or Kodomo no hi (Children's Day).
- Mexico and (informally) the United States: Cinco de Mayo (1862).
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 05 May
- The confirmed worldwide number of cases of swine influenza reaches 1,490. (CNN)
- Her Majesty's Government reveals the names of 16 of the 22 people banned from entering the United Kingdom. (''The Times'')
- At least 500 soldiers mutiny after Georgia's government discovers a plot to assassinate President Mikheil Saakashvili. (BBC)
- Floods and mudslides in Brazil kill 19 people and render 186,000 others homeless. (MSNBC)
- The Braidwood Inquiry begins to investigate the safety of Tasers and the death of Robert Dziekański. (CBC)
Search For Your Ancestors
Planetary positions on this day
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Make this date unforgettable
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Blame It - Jamie Foxx Featuring T-Pain
- Rockin' That Thang - The-Dream
- Boyfriend #2 - Pleasure P
- Turnin Me On - Keri Hilson Featuring Lil Wayne
- Turn My Swag On - Soulja Boy Tell'em
- Dead And Gone - T.I. Featuring Justin Timberlake
- Jennifer Hudson - If This Isn't Love
- Kiss Me Thru The Phone - Soulja Boy Tell 'em Featuring Sammie
- Kid Cudi - Day 'N' Nite
- Magnificent - Rick Ross Featuring John Legend
Top #10 Latin songs
- Tu No Eres Para Mi - Fanny Lu
- El Amor - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- Te Presumo - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Que Te Queria - La Quinta Estacion
- Por Un Segundo - Aventura
- No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
- Aqui Estoy Yo - Luis Fonsi
- El Ultimo Beso - Vicente Fernandez
- El Trono de Mexico - Almas Gemelas
- Sin Ti...Sin Mi - Ricardo Arjona
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
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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said there was not enough evidence to show that the tests improved health. [..]
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Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?