Sunday July 12, 2009
US date format: 7/12/2009, UK date format: 12/7/2009
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 12, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.
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 Renegade by Richard Wolffe was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Little White Lie.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Build 'n Race or Cursed Mountain.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 12, 2009?
- Sveti Petar (St. Peter)
- Sunset and sunrise occur along Manhattan's street grid centerline
- Newfoundland - Orangemen's Day
- Northern Ireland - Battle of the Boyne Day (also known as Orangemen's Day or the Twelfth, see Irish calendar).
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- Chinese Foreign Minister Jiechi Yang says tranquility can be restored in Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region and the perpetrators will be brought into court without any ethnical discrimination, in a 1 hour 15 minute phone conversation regarding the recent incidents with his Turkish counterpart Ahmet Davutoğlu. (''Anadolu Agency'')
- Countries in the Middle East take precautionary measures to control the spread of H1N1 during and after the Hajj, where several million Muslims from all over the world will arrive in Mecca for the annual pilgrimage in late November. (IRIN)
- Five people are killed and several injured in India after a bridge being constructed for the Delhi Metro collapses. (Indian Express) (Associated Press) (BBC)
- A 6.1 magnitude earthquake hits Puno Region in southern Peru with epicenter near Juliaca. (CBS)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 12, 2009?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Drake - Best I Ever Had
- Young Money - Every Girl
- Keri Hilson Featuring Kanye West & Ne-Yo - Knock You Down
- Beyonce - Ego
- Jeremih - Birthday Sex
- Maxwell - Pretty Wings
- Twista Featuring Erika Shevon - Wetter (Calling You Daddy)
- Trey Songz - I Need A Girl
- Ginuwine - Last Chance
- Birdman Featuring Lil Wayne - Always Strapped
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 12If July 12, 2009 is your birthday you're 11 years, 27 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 4 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?