Friday 9 January 2009
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 9, 2009). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It) by Beyonce.
Moon, directed by Duncan Jones, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while Dewey by Vicki Myron with Bret Witter was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Secret Millionaire.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cursed Mountain or Anno: Create a New World.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 9 January 2009
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Which were the important events of 9 January 2009 ?
- Balloon Ascension Day
- Philippines - Feast of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo district, Manila.
- 1788 - Ratification Day in Connecticut.
- 1822 - "I Will Stay" Day, when the Portuguese prince Pedro decided to stay in Brazil against the orders of the Portugal king Jopo VI, starting the Brazilian independence process.
- 1964 - Memorial day of Patriotic Panamanians for the Panama Canal (Martyrs' Day/Dia de los Martires).
- Eastern Orthodox - Feast of Saint Theophan the Recluse.
- Roman Catholic - Feast of Saint Adrian
- Stepfather's Day
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- The Iranian-chartered wheat-carrying vessel MV ''Desire'' is released with 25 crew members unharmed. (Xinhua)
- Rob Gauntlett, the youngest Briton to have climbed Mount Everest died whilst climbing in the French Alps
- Israel and Hamas ignore the United Nations Security Council's call for a ceasefire in the conflict in the Gaza Strip. (UNNewsCentre)
- India faces a major shortage of petroleum products as a strike by employees of the Indian Oil Corporation and 14 other PSUs enters its third day. (CNN-IBN)
- The House of Representatives of the U.S. state of Illinois votes 114–1 to impeach embattled Governor Rod Blagojevich. (CNN)
- A 6.1-magnitude earthquake in northern Costa Rica kills 15 people and injures 32. (CNN)
- Piracy in Somalia:
- The MV ''Sirius Star'', a supertanker seized in the world's largest hijacking, is released with of oil and all 25 crew members unharmed after a US$3 million ransom is paid. (Guardian)
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Sport Games on 9 January 2009
Division 2Football (France)
- Bastia - Clermont : 2 - 1
- Brest - Guingamp : 1 - 1
- Montpellier - Tours : 1 - 1
- Vannes - Nimes : 1 - 0
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Reading - Watford : 4 - 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Beyonce - Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
- Live Your Life - T.I. Featuring Rihanna
- Chopped 'N' Skrewed - T-Pain Featuring Ludacris
- Ne-Yo - Miss Independent
- Trading Places - Usher
- Green Light - John Legend Featuring Andre 3000
- Pop Champagne - Jim Jones & Ron Browz Featuring Juelz Santana
- Put It On Ya - Plies Featuring Chris J
- Playa Cardz Right - Keyshia Cole Featuring 2Pac
- T.I. - Whatever You Like
Top #10 Latin songs
- No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
- Por Un Segundo - Aventura
- Te Regalo Amores - RKM & Ken-Y
- Marco Antonio Solis - No Molestar
- Cinco Minutos - Gloria Trevi
- La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho - Y Que Quede Claro
- Inolvidable - Reik
- Espero - Grupo Montez de Durango
- Lloro Por Ti - Enrique Iglesias
- Dame Tu Amor - Alacranes Musical
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
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- 1 CHF = 6.1406 CNY
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Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?