Wednesday 13 January 2010
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 13, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Solal Sarkozy .
In that special week of January people in US were listening to TiK ToK by Ke$ha.
Winter's Bone, directed by Debra Granik, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010
while What The Dog Saw by Malcolm Gladwell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Tiere bis unters Dach.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Def Jam Rapstar or CityVille.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 13 January 2010
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Which were the important events of 13 January 2010 ?
- In Sweden, Christmas ends on the 20th day, St. Knut's Day. Children celebrate a party throwing out the Christmas tree (julgransplundring).
- Computer modelling shows that the Pine Island Glacier and Thwaites Glacier, once described as a major ampquottipping pointampquot for the entire West Antarctic Ice Sheet in the embayment of the Amundsen Sea, has reached their own tipping points for eventual collapse, likely to lead to a sea level rise of up to 52 cm. (New Scientist)
- A fatal attack on a tourist by a ampquotdinosaur-sizedampquot shark off the coast of Cape Town, South Africa, prompts the closure of several beaches. (AFP)
- An Arkefly Boeing 767 flying from Amsterdam to the Netherlands Antilles is grounded at Shannon Airport after a man claims there is a bomb on board. All 242 passengers and crew are evacuated. (''The Australian'')
- Guinea's junta chief Moussa Dadis Camara arrives in Burkina Faso after being hospitalised in Morocco. (BBC)
- Venezuela announces an electricity rationing programme in which the entire country will be affected by four-hour blackouts every week. (''China Daily'')
- Mercedes-Benz's 2009 sales rise 77% in the People's Republic of China. (Xinhua)
- The United States trade deficit rose 9.7% to 36.4 billion US dollars in November. (RTT News)
- The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) is held in Detroit, Michigan, US. Green vehicles are seen as a response to the late 2000s recession. Automotive News World Congress is held at the Renaissance Center. (Merinews)
- Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni urges the government to reconsider the anti-homosexuality bill being debated due to ampquotforeign policy issuesampquot. (''New Vision'')
- Shares in Japan Airlines fall by 81%. (''The Straits Times'')
- Turkey threatens to recall its ambassador from Israel over a dispute involving Turkey's ambassador to the country. Israel apologized later. (''Today's Zaman'')
- Pope Benedict XVI meets and forgives the woman who attacked him at Christmas Eve Mass in 2009. (Adnkronos)
- The Kiev Court of Appeal accuses Joseph Stalin and other leaders of the former Soviet Union and Soviet Ukraine of organizing mass famine in Ukraine in 1932-1933. (RT)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2010 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- It Kills Me - Melanie Fiona
- I Invented Sex - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
- Say Aah - Trey Songz Featuring Fabolous
- Money To Blow - Birdman Featuring Lil Wayne & Drake
- BedRock - Young Money Featuring Lloyd
- Papers - Usher
- Ludacris - How Low
- Bad Habits - Maxwell
- Empire State Of Mind - Jay-Z + Alicia Keys
- Alicia Keys - Try Sleeping With A Broken Heart
Top #10 Latin songs
- Me Gusta Todo De Ti - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Hay Ojitos - Intocable
- Se Me Va La Voz - Alejandro Fernandez
- Dile Al Amor - Aventura
- Te Ira Mejor Sin Mi - Joan Sebastian
- La Calabaza - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Te Ves Fatal - El Trono de Mexico
- Estuve - Alejandro Fernandez
- Looking For Paradise - Alejandro Sanz Featuring Alicia Keys
- Mi Complemento - Los Huracanes del Norte
Top #10 Rock songs
- Break - Three Days Grace
- I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin
- Weezer - (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
- Muse - Uprising
- If You Only Knew - Shinedown
- Foo Fighters - Wheels
- Kings And Queens - Thirty Seconds To Mars
- Alice In Chains - Check My Brain
- Savior - Rise Against
- Phoenix - 1901
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 European plane maker and its U.S. partner, Northrop Grumman, have said they would withdraw from the competition if the rules are not revised. [..]
Asian markets were mixed Tuesday as investors held back ahead of a slew of earnings and oil tumbled below $82 a barrel, knocking commodity stocks. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $45.07
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $67.70
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $71.82
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $52.20
- 1 CHF = 6.7063 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.6268 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9877 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.313 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?