Saturday 8 August 2009
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 8, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
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 Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching My Fair Lady.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Castlevania: The Arcade or Castlevania: The Adventure ReBirth.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 August 2009
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Which were the important events of 8 August 2009 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
- Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
- Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
- St. Hormisdas
- St. Smaragdus (and companions)
- St. Largus
- St. Cyriacus
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- Daniel Jarque: Spanish footballer (Born 1983).
- Typhoon Morakot makes landfall in Taiwan, and almost the entire southern region of Taiwan is flooded by record-breaking rainfall.
- One of Southeast Asia's most wanted terror suspects, Noordin Mohammed Top, is allegedly killed after a 16 hour siege at a house in Java, Indonesia. (Al Jazeera)
- The second hearing in the trial of Iranian election protesters resumes. (Press TV)
- A small plane and a tour helicopter collide over the Hudson River in the United States. (CNN)
- A suicide bomber detonates a bomb outside the French embassy in Nouakchott, Mauritania, wounding two. The attack is the first suicide bombing in Mauritania's history. (RFI)
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Sport Games on 8 August 2009
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Cercle Brugge : 3 - 2
- St Truiden - Charleroi : 0 - 0
- Waregem - Genk : 2 - 2
- Westerlo - Kortrijk : 1 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Dortmund - FC Koln : 1 - 0
- Hertha - Hannover : 1 - 0
- Hoffenheim - Bayern Munich : 1 - 1
- Mainz - Leverkusen : 2 - 2
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Fortuna Dusseldorf - Paderborn : 3 - 0
- Kaiserslautern - Greuther Furth : 2 - 1
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Auxerre - Sochaux : 0 - 1
- Grenoble - Marseille : 0 - 2
- Le Mans - Lyon : 2 - 2
- Monaco - Toulouse : 1 - 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Best I Ever Had - Drake
- Pretty Wings - Maxwell
- Break Up - Mario Featuring Gucci Mane & Sean Garrett
- Every Girl - Young Money
- Ego - Beyonce
- Last Chance - Ginuwine
- Trey Songz - I Need A Girl
- Wetter (Calling You Daddy) - Twista Featuring Erika Shevon
- Trust - Keyshia Cole Duet With Monica
- Knock You Down - Keri Hilson Featuring Kanye West & Ne-Yo
Top #10 Latin songs
- Espinoza Paz - Lo Intentamos
- Ya Es Muy Tarde - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Abusadora - Wisin & Yandel
- Shakira - Loba
- Causa Y Efecto - Paulina Rubio
- El Amor - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- Comprendeme - German Montero
- Pitbull - I Know You Want Me (Calle Ocho)
- Sufre - Dareyes de La Sierra
- Quien Es Usted? - Sergio Vega
Top #10 Rock songs
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
Jaime Caruana, chief executive of the Bank for International Settlements, thinks slower world growth is a necessary trade-off for better banking regulation. [..]
The so-called Great Recession seems to be at or near an end because of efforts by policy makers. [..]
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?