Friday 9 October 2009
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 9, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Lou Samuel .
In that special week of October people in US were listening to I Gotta Feeling by The Black Eyed Peas.
The Fourth Kind, directed by Olatunde Osunsanmi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while A Change In Altitude by Anita Shreve was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Amelia.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 – Uprising or Conga Bugs.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 9 October 2009
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Which were the important events of 9 October 2009 ?
- First lunar impact of the Centaur and LCROSS spacecrafts as part of NASA's Lunar Precursor Robotic Program.
- A United Nations plane from Uruguay attached to MINUSTAH monitoring the HaitindashDominican Republic border crashes near Fonds-Verrettes, killing at least 11 people from Jordan and Uruguay. (Associated Press)
- General Motors finalizes a deal to sell Hummer to China's Sichuan Tengzhong Heavy Industrial Machinery Company. (''The Wall Street Journal'')
- Treaty of Lisbon:
- A statement on Polish President Lech Kaczyński's website says a signing ceremony of the treaty will take place on Saturday at 1000 GMT. (EuActive)
- Czech President Václav Klaus, the last remaining leader against the Lisbon Treaty, says the country must negotiate an opt-out from parts of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union before it proceeds with the ratification process. (RTÉ)
- Only the Czech government could make such a request, but Czech Prime minister Jan Fischer says that President Klaus had not given the cabinet any information about his latest demands. (BBC News)
- Aung San Suu Kyi is permitted to meet international diplomats to discuss international sanctions against Burma. (CNN)
- U.S. president Barack Obama wins the Nobel Peace Prize “for his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples.” (Nobel Foundation)
- More than 181 people are killed in floods in the Philippines. (''Times of India'')
- Six Vietnamese pro-democracy activists are sentenced to up to six years in prison for ampquotspreading propagandaampquot against the government. (Reuters India)
- French police arrest a researcher at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) for suspected links to Al-Qaeda. (''Taiwan News'')
- Wallace Souza, the former Brazilian state legislator and host of ''Canal Livre'' who faces accusations of drug trafficking and murder, surrenders to police after being a fugitive for four days. (CNN)
- India plans a new offensive against Maoist Naxalite rebels active in parts of the country. (''Outlook India'')
- A suspected suicide car-bomber kills 49 people in the Pakistani city of Peshawar in an attack that the government said underscored the need for an all-out offensive against the Pakistani Taliban. (Reuters)
- Two people die after being overcome by sweat and about 19 others are hospitalised at a spiritual retreat in Arizona, USA. (BBC)
- Public amputations on three men accused of robbery occur in Somalia. (TVNZ)
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Sport Games on 9 October 2009
League 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Hartlepool - Brentford : 0 - 0
- Southend - Southampton : 1 - 3
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Pretty Wings - Maxwell
- Break Up - Mario Featuring Gucci Mane & Sean Garrett
- Successful - Drake Featuring Trey Songz & Lil Wayne
- Run This Town - Jay-Z, Rihanna & Kanye West
- God In Me - Mary Mary Featuring Kierra "KiKi" Sheard
- Wasted - Gucci Mane Featuring Plies Or OJ Da Juiceman
- Under - Pleasure P
- Trust - Keyshia Cole Duet With Monica
- Bad Habits - Maxwell
- Number One - R. Kelly Featuring Keri Hilson
Top #10 Latin songs
- Shakira - Loba
- Nelly Furtado - Manos Al Aire
- Te Ira Mejor Sin Mi - Joan Sebastian
- Espinoza Paz - Lo Intentamos
- Su Veneno - Aventura
- El Amor - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- Mi Cama Huele A Ti - Tito "El Bambino" El Parton Featuring Zion & Lennox
- Los Tigres del Norte - La Granja
- Sufre - Dareyes de La Sierra
- Ya Es Muy Tarde - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
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 real estate market in the Sunshine State is seeing a rebound in interest. [..]
The flush times in military spending are coming to an end, and Boeing, which has sharply expanded its defense business in recent years, could be the biggest loser. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $45.25
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $59.43
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $61.84
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $46.40
- 1 CHF = 6.6192 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.552 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9895 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.17 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?