Sunday 9 August 2009
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 9, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Isaiah Hasselbeck .
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 End Of Overeating by David A. Kessler was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching My Fair Lady.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Archibald's Adventures or Aqua Moto Racing.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 9 August 2009
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Which were the important events of 9 August 2009 ?
- St. Nathy (or David)
- Feast day of the great martyr Saint Panteleimon in Russian Orthodox Church
- St. Fedlimid/Felimy
- St. Romanus Ostiarius
- St. Edith Stein
- Singapore: National Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Jean Vianney
- Isaiah Hasselbeck: American child born to noted parents, television show host Elizabeth Hasselbeck and football player Tim Hasselbeck.
- South African opposition parties call on President Jacob Zuma to withdraw Sandile Ngcobo as Chief Justice because he failed to consult the opposition and Judicial Service Committee. (''The Times'')
- Sri Lanka's governing coalition wins in Jaffna but suffers a surprise defeat in Vavuniya in the country's first post-war local elections. (AFP)
- A million people are evacuated in southeastern China as Typhoon Morakot approaches. (AFP)
- A 6.9 magnitude earthquake hits Tokyo and eastern Japan. (Reuters)
- Tonga raises the death toll from the MV ''Princess Ashika'' sinking to 93. (''Matangi Tonga'')
- Three bombs explode on the island of Majorca, Spain. (RTÉ)
- At least 43 people are feared dead after a massive mudslide sweeps away three hamlets in northern India. (RTÉ)
- A Kam Air plane bound for the Xinjiang Autonomous Region in northwestern China is diverted to Kandahar, Afghanistan after an earlier alleged bomb threat. (BBC)
- Former Taoiseach of Ireland Garret FitzGerald is among twenty Irish nationals who are quarantined at a French chateau due to swine flu. (''Expatica'')
- A senior General from the Iranian Revolutionary Guard calls for opposition leaders Mohammad Khatami, Mir Hossein Mousavi and Mehdi Karroubi to stand trial. (Press TV)
- A same-sex marriage demonstration occurs outside the Department of Justice, Equality and Law Reform in Dublin. (RTÉ)
- The last of three men who escaped from a Belgian jail on board a hijacked helicopter are recaptured in Morocco. (''The New York Times'')
- Seventeen people, including five children, are killed when a crowded bus crashes into a ditch after being side-swiped by an oncoming heavy truck in Mount Darwin, Zimbabwe. (IOL)
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Sport Games on 9 August 2009
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Club Brugge - Lokeren : 2 - 0
- Gent - Mechelen : 2 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bochum - M'gladbach : 3 - 3
- Freiburg - Hamburg : 1 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Cottbus - Augsburg : 3 - 1
- Frankfurt FSV - Duisburg : 1 - 2
- Munich 1860 - Koblenz : 2 - 0
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Bordeaux - Lens : 4 - 1
- Lille - Lorient : 1 - 2
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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
Questions linger about former Treasury Secretary Henry M. Paulson Jr.’s relationship with the investment bank. [..]
Many argue that internship services give students with parents willing and able to buy their children better job prospects an unfair advantage. [..]
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