Thursday 7 May 2009
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 7, 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 Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Incredible Human Journey.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Birthday Party Bash or Black Mirror II: Reigning Evil.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 7 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 7 May 2009 ?
- USA - National Masturbation Day (Declared by Good_Vibrations_(sex_toy_business)) Now in its 11th year - 
- Blessed Gisela (died 1060)
- Saint Domitian of Huy, apostle of the Meuse valley
- Bulgaria - Radio and Television Day (see above)
- Russia - Radio Day (commemorating the work of Alexander Popov)
- Saint Flavia Domitilla
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 07 May
- David Mellor: English journalist lawyer and politician Chief Secretary to the Treasury.
- Over 100 New Zealand Police officers begin a 40-hour siege of a lone gunman in Napier, New Zealand.
- The Eastern Partnership conducts its inaugural meeting in Prague, Czech Republic. (AP via Examiner.com)
- Canada experiences its first swine influenza-related death. (CP24 via ''Canadian Press'')
- Wildfires near Santa Barbara, California, United States, burn of land and force 15,000 people to evacuate. (BBC)
- The Armed Forces and the Union of Forces for Democracy and Development battle near Goz Beïda, Ouaddaï Region, Chad. (BBC)
- China announces that 5,335 schoolchildren died during an earthquake in Sichuan on May 12, 2008. ''(The Guardian)''
- An American man is arrested in Burma for trespassing on National League for Democracy General Secretary Aung San Suu Kyi's property. (BBC)
- The Central Bank reduces the Eurozone's interest rate to 1% and implements €60 billion of quantitative easing. (BBC)
- A fire at a casino kills ten people and injures ten others in Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine. (BBC)
- The Bank of England freezes interest rates at 0.5% and will implement £50 billion of quantitative easing. (BBC)
- Ten Army soldiers are killed and 22 others injured during combat with the Taliban in Swat, Pakistan. (BBC)
- Somali pirates hijack the Netherlands' MV ''Marathon'' and attack the U.S. Navy cargo ship ''Lewis and Clark''. (Reuters)
Search For Your Ancestors
Sport Games on 7 May 2009
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Dundee United - Aberdeen : 1 - 1
- Hearts - Hibernian : 0 - 1
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
The quest for scale that now obsesses the global auto industry does not impress BMW executives. [..]
Do I need any special ports on my laptop to use a mobile broadband card? [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $44.21
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $53.51
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $52.28
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $36.46
- 1 CHF = 6.0354 CNY
- 1 CAD = 5.8164 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.966 CHF
- 1 AUD = 5.141 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?