Thursday 9 July 2009
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 9, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of July people in US were listening to I Gotta Feeling by The Black Eyed Peas.
Orphan, directed by Jaume Collet-Serra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while Crazy For The Storm by Norman Ollestad was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Little White Lie.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing ARMA 2 or Blue Toad Murder Files.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 9 July 2009
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Which were the important events of 9 July 2009 ?
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Our Lady of Peace.
- Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day: Martyrdom of the B�b.
- Palau - Constitution Day.
- Argentina - Independence Day.
- Roman festival - Caprotinia, or feasts of Juno Caprotina.
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 09 July
- A magnitude 5.7 earthquake strikes Yunnan province of China, killing one person and destroying over 10,000 homes. (BBC)
- July 2009 Ürümqi riots
- Chinese President Hu Jintao returns to Beijing and chairs Politburo Meeting, vowing ampquotsevere punishmentampquot on culprits as the social order in Ürümqi is being restored. (Xinhua)
- China opposes Turkey's attempt to place the riots on the agenda of the United Nations Security Council, saying it is a ampquotdomestic affairampquot, as Turkish Trade and Industry Minister Nihat Ergun and some Turkish companies call for a boycott of Chinese goods. (Xinhua)
- 2009 Iranian election protests
- Tehran Governor Morteza Tamaddon vows to ampquotsmashampquot any new protests. (Al Bawaba)
- Iranian police fire tear gas at protesters near Tehran University as new protests continue. (CNN)
- Sudan confirms negotiations are underway to free the kidnapped Irish and Ugandan aid workers Sharon Commins and Hilda Kawuki. (RTÉ)
- New cyber attacks strike South Korean websites, after several successive days of attacks. (''The Korea Times'')
- The death toll from a mass poisoning involving home-brewed alcohol in Gujarat, India rises to 71. (RTÉ)
- United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says G8 action on climate change is ampquotnot good enoughampquot. (BBC)
- Kul Bahadur Khadka, the Nepalese general appointed acting army chief by former Maoist Prime Minister Prachanda denies allegations of plans to stage a coup d'état. (BBC)
- British phone tapping controversy
- David Cameron is asked to dismiss one of his most trusted advisers over allegations of illegal phone hacking by the Rupert Murdoch-owned ''News of the World'' tabloid. (''The Times'')
- British police are to investigate phone hacking claims by a newspaper. (''The New York Times'')
- A drone strike by the United States kills 50 Taliban militants in South Waziristan, Pakistan. (BBC)
- 25 people, including 21 civilians and 4 police, die and four are injured when an overturned truck carrying explosives blows up on a road south of Kabul, Afghanistan. (RTÉ)
- Bombs in Baghdad and northern Iraq kill at least 41 people and wounded more than 80, police say. (Sky News)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Best I Ever Had - Drake
- Every Girl - Young Money
- Knock You Down - Keri Hilson Featuring Kanye West & Ne-Yo
- Ego - Beyonce
- Jeremih - Birthday Sex
- Pretty Wings - Maxwell
- Wetter (Calling You Daddy) - Twista Featuring Erika Shevon
- Trey Songz - I Need A Girl
- Last Chance - Ginuwine
- Always Strapped - Birdman Featuring Lil Wayne
Top #10 Latin songs
- Causa Y Efecto - Paulina Rubio
- Ya Es Muy Tarde - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- El Amor - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- Espinoza Paz - Lo Intentamos
- El Katch - El Compa Chuy
- Aqui Estoy Yo - Luis Fonsi
- Abusadora - Wisin & Yandel
- Te Presumo - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Cristian Castro - El Culpable Soy Yo
- Pitbull - I Know You Want Me (Calle Ocho)
Top #10 Rock songs
- Linkin Park - New Divide
- Kings Of Leon - Use Somebody
- Shinedown - Sound Of Madness
- Green Day - Know Your Enemy
- Silversun Pickups - Panic Switch
- Cage The Elephant - Ain't No Rest For The Wicked
- Careless Whisper - Seether
- Green Day - 21 Guns
- Anberlin - Feel Good Drag
- Drowning (Face Down) - Saving Abel
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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A renovation business in the Minneapolis area specializes in bringing foreclosed homes, many in low-income areas, up to municipal safety codes. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $44.87
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $49.18
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $50.19
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $37.43
- 1 CHF = 6.3339 CNY
- 1 CAD = 5.8814 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9277 CHF
- 1 AUD = 5.354 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?