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Friday 7 August 2009

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 7, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Chanelle Standifer . In that special week of August people in US were listening to I Gotta Feeling by The Black Eyed Peas. 9, directed by Shane Acker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while The Evolution Of God by Robert Wright was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching My Fair Lady. If you liked videogames you were probably playing AFL Challenge or The Book of Unwritten Tales.
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What the sky looked like on 7 August 2009

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?


Directed by: Shane Acker

Starring: Elijah Wood, Jennifer Connelly, Crispin Glover, Christopher Plummer

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A Call Girl

Directed by: Damjan Kozole

Starring: Nina Ivanisin, Peter Musevski, Primoz Pirnat, Marusa Kink

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Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever

Directed by: Ti West

Starring: Rider Strong, Noah Segan, Alexi Wasser, Rusty Kelley

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The Secret in Their Eyes

Directed by: Juan José Campanella

Starring: Ricardo Darín, Soledad Villamil, Pablo Rago, Carla Quevedo

Country: United States

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District 9

Directed by: Neill Blomkamp

Starring: Sharlto Copley, David James, Jason Cope, Nathalie Boltt

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

My Fair Lady

Directed by: Kate Scholefield

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Special Ops Mission

Directed by: Military Channel

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Nite Tales: The Series

Directed by: Deon Taylor

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Bollywood Hero

Directed by: Diederik Van Rooijen

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Little White Lie

Directed by: Lacey Schwartz

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 7 August 2009 ?

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Famous Deaths:
  • The leaders of three South African opposition parties urge President Jacob Zuma to withdraw his statement on the nomination of Sandile Ngcobo to replace outgoing Chief Justice Pius Langa, calling it ampquotunconstitutionalampquot. (IOL)
  • Senator Miguel Carrioza says the Congress of Paraguay is not interested in considering the protocol for Venezuela’s incorporation to Mercosur. (MercoPress)
  • Mel Martinez, U.S. Senator from Florida, announces his resignation. (MSNBC)
  • Selvarasa Pathmanathan, the new leader of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, is detained in Thailand. (BBC)
  • According to both Pakistani officials and Taliban insurgents, Baitullah Mehsud, leader of the Pakistani Taliban, was killed in a drone strike. (New York Times)

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Sport Games on 7 August 2009

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Germinal - Standard : 1 - 1
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Wolfsburg - Stuttgart : 2 - 0
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Karlsruhe - Aachen : 1 - 1
  • Oberhausen - Union Berlin : 0 - 3
  • St Pauli - Ahlen : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 7 August 2009
Division 2
Football (France)
  • Ajaccio - Guingamp : 0 - 1
  • Angers - Dijon : 3 - 0
  • Brest - Laval : 2 - 1
  • Clermont - Arles : 1 - 2
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 07, 2009 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2009 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Best I Ever Had - Drake
  2. Pretty Wings - Maxwell
  3. Break Up - Mario Featuring Gucci Mane & Sean Garrett
  4. Every Girl - Young Money
  5. Ego - Beyonce
  6. Last Chance - Ginuwine
  7. Trey Songz - I Need A Girl
  8. Wetter (Calling You Daddy) - Twista Featuring Erika Shevon
  9. Trust - Keyshia Cole Duet With Monica
  10. Knock You Down - Keri Hilson Featuring Kanye West & Ne-Yo
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Espinoza Paz - Lo Intentamos
  2. Ya Es Muy Tarde - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  3. Abusadora - Wisin & Yandel
  4. Shakira - Loba
  5. Causa Y Efecto - Paulina Rubio
  6. El Amor - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
  7. Comprendeme - German Montero
  8. Pitbull - I Know You Want Me (Calle Ocho)
  9. Sufre - Dareyes de La Sierra
  10. Quien Es Usted? - Sergio Vega


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Evolution Of God

By: Robert Wright

In this sweeping, dazzling journey through history, Robert Wright unveils a discovery of crucial importance to the present moment: there is a pattern in the evolution Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, and

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Dead and Gone

By: Charlaine Harris

In the ninth novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling Sookie Stackhouse series, the werewolves and shifters come out of the closet and throw the small town of Bon Temps into a tailspin...Except

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The Defector

By: Daniel Silva

In Moscow Rules Gabriel Allon went up against the sadisitc Ivan Kharkov. Now he must outsmart him once and for all in this #1 New York Times bestseller from Daniel Silva.Grigori

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By: Ian Halperin

In late December 2008, Ian Halperin told the world that Michael Jackson had only six months to live. His investigations into Jackson's failing health made headlines around the globe.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

AFL Challenge

AFL Challenge

Platform: PlayStation Portable, PlayStation Network

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Tru Blu Entertainment Sony Computer Entertainment



Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, iOS, Linux, Android, PlayStation Home via PlayStation 3

Genre: Puzzle

Cities XL

Cities XL

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: City-building game, massively multiplayer online game

Publisher: Monte Cristo

Comet Crash

Comet Crash

Platform: PlayStation Network

Genre: Tower defense

Publisher: Pelfast

The Book of Unwritten Tales

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, Linux

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: HMH Interactive (EU) & Lace Mamba (Sleeve release EU), Crimson Cow (As Part of Collection EU), The Adventure Company (NA, Budget re-release EU)

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Citigroup Considers Changes at Phibro

Citigroup may be considering a deal that would give control of its Phibro commodities business to Andrew J. Hall, whose nine-figure salary has become a political hot potato. [..]

Governors Fear Added Costs in Health Care Overhaul

Some worry that Congress will give the states expensive new Medicaid obligations without providing enough new money to pay for them. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $46.34
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $60.41
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $55.57
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $42.85
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.3204 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.318 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.9993 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 5.715 CNY

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Pineapple Express

Studio: Unrated DVD and Blu-ray

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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Studio: Special Edition DVD

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Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Grey Gardens

Studio: DVD

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Personal Effects

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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