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Monday 12 January 2009

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 12, 2009). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Just Dance by Lady GaGa. Luck by Chance, directed by Zoya Akhtar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Trust Me. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Burning Tires 3D or Buzz!: Brain of the World.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 12 January 2009

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Luck by Chance

Directed by: Zoya Akhtar

Starring: Farhan Akhtar, Konkona Sen Sharma, Rishi Kapoor, Dimple Kapadia

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Moon

Directed by: Duncan Jones

Starring: Sam Rockwell, Kevin Spacey, Dominique McElligott, Rosie Shaw

Country: United States

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An Education

Directed by: Lone Scherfig

Starring: Carey Mulligan, Peter Sarsgaard, Alfred Molina, Olivia Williams

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Underworld: Rise of the Lycans

Directed by: Patrick Tatopoulos

Starring: Rhona Mitra, Michael Sheen, Bill Nighy, Steven Mackintosh

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He's Just Not That Into You

Directed by: Ken Kwapis

Starring: Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Aniston, Jennifer Connelly, Morgan Lily

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Trust Me

Directed by: Andrew Kazamia

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Push

Directed by: Paul McGuigan

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Secret Millionaire

Directed by: Michael Scott

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Closing Time

Directed by: Hans Lietz

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The Shift

Directed by: Lee Cipolla

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 January 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • In USA's Monk, the 4th season episode of MR. MONK AND MRS. MONK (#T-2351) indicates that Monk spilt something on January 12, 1999 during an earthquake. He stated "Earthquakes count, I don't make the rules."
  • In the television series The X-Files, the third season episode Syzygy, has two girls, Terri & Magi, both born on January 12, 1979. Strange astrological properties with 3+ celestial bodies in alignment gives them great power which they use to kill off several of their high school classmates on their birthday in 1996.
  • In 2001: A Space Odyssey, the fictional computer HAL becomes operational on January 12. In the movie by Stanley Kubrick, HAL was "born" in 1992, while in the book by Arthur C. Clarke the same event occurs in 1997.
  • Tanzania - Zanzibar Revolution Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Claude Berri: French film director, producer and founder of the Association of Authors-Directors- Producers, one of the most influential man in the French movie business from the early '90s.
  • Arne Naess: Norwegian philosopher (Born 1912).
Facts:
  • Flooding caused by Tropical Depression 04F kills eight people and displaces more than 6,000 in Fiji. (AP)
  • Urban warfare begins between Israeli Defense Forces and Hamas militants as the former push further into Gaza City. (Sky News)
  • The Indonesian ferry MV ''Teratai Prima'' capsizes and sinks off Sulawesi, Indonesia, killing more than 230 people. (MSNBC)
  • Iraqi Security Forces announce that they have captured Tha'ir Kadhim Sraiwi, the alleged leader of Salafi terrorist group Jamaat Ansar al-Sunna. (BBC)

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Sport Games on 12 January 2009

League 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Milton Keynes Dons - Colchester : 1 - 1
  • Oldham - Hartlepool : 2 - 1
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Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Pisa - Rimini : 1 - 3
See all Football game results of 12 January 2009

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 12, 2009 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2009 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Beyonce - Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
  2. Live Your Life - T.I. Featuring Rihanna
  3. Chopped 'N' Skrewed - T-Pain Featuring Ludacris
  4. Miss Independent - Ne-Yo
  5. Trading Places - Usher
  6. Green Light - John Legend Featuring Andre 3000
  7. Pop Champagne - Jim Jones & Ron Browz Featuring Juelz Santana
  8. IfULeave - Musiq Soulchild Featuring Mary J. Blige
  9. Put It On Ya - Plies Featuring Chris J
  10. T.I. - Whatever You Like
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
  2. Por Un Segundo - Aventura
  3. Marco Antonio Solis - No Molestar
  4. Te Regalo Amores - RKM & Ken-Y
  5. Lloro Por Ti - Enrique Iglesias
  6. Espero - Grupo Montez de Durango
  7. La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho - Y Que Quede Claro
  8. Inolvidable - Reik
  9. Dame Tu Amor - Alacranes Musical
  10. Cinco Minutos - Gloria Trevi

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Outliers

By: Malcolm Gladwell

In this stunning new book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of "outliers"--the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful.

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Arctic Drift

By: Clive Cussler and Dirk Cussler

The #1 New York Times bestselling author once again brings to life the heroism and guts that have made Dirk Pitt a legend in the world of adventure…A potential breakthrough discovery

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Divine Justice

By: David Baldacci

Following the instant #1 New York Times bestseller Stone Cold, Oliver Stone and the Camel Club return in David Baldacci's most astonishing thriller yet.DIVINE

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Dewey

By: Vicki Myron with Bret Witter

CHINESE EDITION. 275 pages.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Burning Tires 3D

Burning Tires 3D

Platform: iOS

BattleForge

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Baldr Sky

Baldr Sky

Platform: PC

Genre: Eroge, Science Fiction

Publisher: Giga

Buzz!: Brain of the World

Buzz!: Brain of the World

Platform: PlayStation 3 PlayStation 2 PlayStation Portable

Genre: Trivia

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Europe

Ball Fighter

Ball Fighter

Platform: Nintendo DSi (DSiWare)

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Teyon

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $47.76
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $47.94
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $52.67
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $37.45
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.1386 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 5.6218 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.9151 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 4.6562 CNY

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Hotel for Dogs

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Adam Resurrected

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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He's Just Not That Into You

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Studio: Diamond Edition DVD

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Princess Protection Program

Studio: DVD

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