Tuesday 12 May 2009
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Boom Boom Pow by The Black Eyed Peas.
Up, directed by Pete Docter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while New Moon by Stephenie Meyer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Great Queen Seondeok.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Age of Pirates 2: City of Abandoned Ships or ARMA 2.
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- Saint Epiphanius
- Saint Domitilla
- Day of Finnishness in Finland; Commemoration day of J. V. Snellman.
- International Nurses Day
- Saint Modoald
- Buddhism in Sri Lanka, Thailand - Visakha Bucha. (2006) 
- Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut (Israeli Independence Day) for 2005: the observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar.
- Blessed Imelda
- Saint Pancras (died 304), second of the Ice Saints
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saints Achilleus and Nereus
- Saint Joan of Portugal
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- Antonio Vega: Spanish singer-songwriter and guitarist (Nacha Pop) (d. 2009).
- The Liberal Party wins a majority of seats in British Columbia's general election. (Bloomberg)
- The Army raids a Taliban military base in Swat, Pakistan. (BBC)
- Suspected Nazi death-camp officer John Demjanjuk arrives in Munich, Germany, to begin his trial. (''New York Times'')
- Combat between the government and the Islamic Courts Union kills at least 123 people in Mogadishu, Somalia. (BBC)
- The United States obtains its first seat on the United Nations Human Rights Council. (BBC)
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