Tuesday 8 December 2009
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 8, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Empire State Of Mind by Jay-Z.
3 Idiots, directed by Rajkumar Hirani, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while I, Alex Cross by James Patterson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Albert Schweitzer.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lego Indiana Jones 2: The Adventure Continues or Boku no Natsuyasumi 4.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 December 2009
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Which were the important events of 8 December 2009 ?
- Malta - Public Holiday.
- Panama - Mother's Day
- Romania - Constitution Day
- Bulgaria - Day of the Student (studentski praznik)
- R.C. Saints - The solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary: a Holy Day of Obligation
- Italy - In Milan, the opera season starts.
- Buddhism - The Enlightenment of Gautama Buddha
- Afflux (50 Aftermath) (Discordianism)
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- Bombings in Baghdad, Iraq kill 127 and injure 448.
- Japan unveils a new ¥7.2 trillion (US$80.6 billion) stimulus package to strengthen the country's economy amid signs it is weakening. (Press TV)
- Anti-government protests in Iran continue at universities for a second day, with over 200 arrests. (''Lebanon Daily Star'')
- Gunmen in Honduras shoot dead the head of the country's anti-drug trafficking unit, Julian Aristides Gonzalez. (Radio Netherlands Worldwide)
- For the second time in as many years, CBS cancels a United States-produced soap opera, this time ''As the World Turns'' after 54 years, in effect putting Procter Gamble, the creators of said genre, out of that business. (Bloomberg News)
- President of Serbia Boris Tadić, his sports minister and ФСС/FSS chief Tomislav Karadzic are punished for breaking FIFA's strict no-alcohol policy at the Stadion Crvena Zvezda on 10 October. (''The Belfast Telegraph'')
- The ruling junta in Guinea announces it has arrested 60 people so far for attempting to kill leader Captain Moussa Dadis Camara. (African Press Agency)
- Eight children are killed and a further 26 injured in a stampede at a school in Xiangtan, Hunan, in central China. (''Indian Express'')
- A series of earthquakes and aftershocks kill a 1 year old child and injure several other people in northern Malawi. (BBC)
- A Cambodian court sentences a Thai man on charges of spying for Thailand to 7 years imprisonment. (''Financial Times'')
- Scaled Composites SpaceShipTwo, the world's first commercial spacecraft, is officially unveiled in the Mojave Desert, California. (''The Daily Telegraph'')
- Burmese authorities burn US$93 million worth of seized narcotic drugs at a ceremony in eastern Shan State. (''Times of India'')
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Sport Games on 8 December 2009
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Doncaster - Sheffield Weds : 1 - 0
- Ipswich - Peterboro : 0 - 0
- Leicester - Bristol City : 1 - 3
- Middlesbrough - Blackpool : 0 - 3
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Ross County - Morton : 3 - 1
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Dumbarton - Peterhead : 1 - 0
Serie BFootball (Italy)
- Frosinone - Brescia : 1 - 0
- Grosseto - Albinoleffe : 2 - 2
- Reggina - Sassuolo : 0 - 2
- Salernitana - Empoli : 1 - 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Papers - Usher
- I Invented Sex - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
- Empire State Of Mind - Jay-Z + Alicia Keys
- Money To Blow - Birdman Featuring Lil Wayne & Drake
- Bad Habits - Maxwell
- Pretty Wings - Maxwell
- Baby By Me - 50 Cent Featuring Ne-Yo
- It Kills Me - Melanie Fiona
- Forever - Drake Featuring Kanye West, Lil Wayne & Eminem
- Wasted - Gucci Mane Featuring Plies Or OJ Da Juiceman
Top #10 Latin songs
- Looking For Paradise - Alejandro Sanz Featuring Alicia Keys
- Me Gusta Todo De Ti - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Esclavo De Sus Besos - David Bisbal
- Gracias A Ti - Wisin & Yandel Featuring Enrique Iglesias
- Hay Ojitos - Intocable
- Te Ira Mejor Sin Mi - Joan Sebastian
- Te Ves Fatal - El Trono de Mexico
- La Calabaza - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Su Veneno - Aventura
- Espinoza Paz - Lo Intentamos
Top #10 Rock songs
- Break - Three Days Grace
- I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin
- Foo Fighters - Wheels
- Alice In Chains - Check My Brain
- Muse - Uprising
- Weezer - (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
- If You Only Knew - Shinedown
- Jars - Chevelle
- Savior - Rise Against
- Kings And Queens - Thirty Seconds To Mars
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 New York attorney general is focusing on testimony by Greg Curl, the bank’s chief risk officer and a leading candidate for C.E.O., about a merger with Merrill Lynch. [..]
Some environmentalists are concerned that a technology called hydraulic fracturing used to produce natural gas could be leading to pollution. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $46.14
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $64.42
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $68.52
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $49.08
- 1 CHF = 6.648 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.4217 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9655 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.178 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?