Friday 12 June 2009
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on June 12, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Skylynn Floyd .
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Boom Boom Pow by The Black Eyed Peas.
Boogie Woogie, directed by Duncan Ward, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while How The Mighty Fall by Jim Collins was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Un golpe de suerte.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars – Director's Cut or Cooking Mama 3: Shop & Chop.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 12 June 2009
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 12 June 2009 ?
- Blessed Ternan, bishop, confessor [ GTZ: Scotland]
- Blessed John of Sahagun, hermit, confessor
- Roman Empire ? sixth day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta
- Philippines ? Araw ng Kalayaan (Independence Day) 1898
- Russian Federation ? Russia Day (Independence Day) 1990
- United Kingdom ? Trooping the Colour (Military celebration of the monarch's official birthday held in London on the second Saturday of June)
- Brazil ? Dia dos Namorados (Lover's Day; similar to St. Valentine's)
- World Day Against Child Labor
- Saints Basilides, Quirinus, Nabor and Nazarius (and Celsus), martyrs
- Saint Pharaildis, virgin [GTZ: Artois]
- Blessed Eskill, bishop, martyr [ GTZ: Scandinavia]
- Saint Ursinus, bishop of Bourges, confessor (Translation day) [GTZ: Rouen]
- Saint Leo III died 816
- Saint Odulf of Oirschot died 865
- Blessed Guido (died 1250)
- Saints Nabor and Nazarius, martyrs [GTZ: St. Avold]
- Blessed Onuphrius, monk
- Saint Rufus, bishop, martyr [WTS (Bruges)]
- Saint Cunera [HCC]
- A disputed presidential election in Iran leads to wide ranging protests in Iran and around the world.
- The head of the fourth largest coalition in the Iraqi parliament, Harith al-Obeidi, is assassinated in west Baghdad. (BBC)
- U.S. television stations complete their switch from analog to digital television. (''The Washington Times'')
- The United Nations Security Council unanimously votes to impose further sanctions on North Korea, following recent nuclear and missile tests. (BBC)
- Prominent Pakistani anti-Taliban cleric Sarfraz Naeemi is killed in a suspected suicide bomb attack at his Islamic religious school in Lahore. (Al Jazeera)
- The United Kingdom Foreign Secretary, David Miliband, is asked to explain how four Chinese detainees from Guantánamo Bay were released to Bermuda without the knowledge of Whitehall. (''The Guardian'')
- The world's first City of Film is announced by UNESCO, with Bradford beating competition from Los Angeles, Cannes and Venice. (''The Guardian'')
- Mombasa's courts are overwhelmed with Somali pirate trials some cases could be transferred to Nairobi. (''The Times'')
- India is to withdraw troops from Kashmir's towns and cities for the first time in 20 years. (UPI)
- Two Japanese citizens are detained in Italy after allegedly attempting to take $134 billion worth of U.S. bonds over the border into Switzerland starting the Chiasso financial smuggling case. (Bloomberg)
- Analog TV shuts down across USA (Wikipedia)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Knock You Down - Keri Hilson Featuring Kanye West & Ne-Yo
- Jeremih - Birthday Sex
- Best I Ever Had - Drake
- Blame It - Jamie Foxx Featuring T-Pain
- Every Girl - Young Money
- Boyfriend #2 - Pleasure P
- Kid Cudi - Day 'N' Nite
- sobeautiful - Musiq Soulchild
- Turn My Swag On - Soulja Boy Tell'em
- Halle Berry (She's Fine) - Hurricane Chris Featuring SupaSTAAR
Top #10 Latin songs
- Aqui Estoy Yo - Luis Fonsi
- El Amor - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- Ya Es Muy Tarde - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Te Presumo - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Que Te Queria - La Quinta Estacion
- Por Un Segundo - Aventura
- All Up 2 You - Aventura Featuring Akon & Wisin & Yandel
- Fue Su Amor - Alacranes Musical
- El Katch - El Compa Chuy
- Patrulla 81 - Quiereme Mas
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 rise of wind farms in the Pacific Northwest is seen by some as an opportunity to help save the wild salmon, by removing dams that have impeded their spawning. [..]
Owners of the Chrysler and General Motors outlets that are being cut are appealing to lawmakers, whose role in the auto bailout gives them leverage over carmakers. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $44.00
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $52.78
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $55.34
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $37.13
- 1 CHF = 6.3331 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.0976 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9641 CHF
- 1 AUD = 5.556 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?