Friday 15 May 2009
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 15, 2009). 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.
The War Boys, directed by Ron Daniels, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while The Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Obsessed.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Burn Zombie Burn! or Lego Rock Band.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 15 May 2009
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Which were the important events of 15 May 2009 ?
- Paraguay - Independence Day. Celebrations for the anniversary of the independence begin on Flag Day, 14 May.
- Nakba Day in Palestinian communities.
- Roman Empire - Mercuralia in honor of Mercury held.
- International day of climate changes.
- International conscientious objectors' day.
- Buddha's Birthday in Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau and South Korea (2005).
- United States - Peace Officers Memorial Day.
- International day of families.
- Teacher's Day in Mexico (Dfa del Maestro) and South Korea (??? ?).
- Saint Dymphna
- Saint Achillius
- Saint Gerebern
- Saint Isidore the Labourer
- Saint Jean-Baptiste de la Salle
- Saint Reticius
- Saint Denise
- Slovenia - Day of Slovenian armed forces.
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- US President Barack Obama nominates Rosa Gumataotao Rios to be next US treasurer.
- General Motors will terminate 1,100 dealerships in the United States by October 2010. (CBS)
- The United States releases Lakhdar Boumediene from Guantánamo Bay Naval Base's detention center. (BBC)
- Sixty-five indigenous peoples declare an insurgency against Peru's government. (AFP via Google News)
- Shahid Malik resigns as the United Kingdom's Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice. (BBC)
- The Eurozone's 16 national economies contract by 2.5% throughout the first fiscal quarter of 2009. (BBC)
- A suicide attack kills three people in Grozny, Chechnya, Russia. (BBC)
- Demonstrators demand the resignation of Guatemalan President Álvaro Colom. (Sky News)
- Sudan accuses Chad of launching two air raids on its territory. (Reuters)
- The Central Bank of Nicaragua introduces new 10 and 20 Córdoba banknotes. (TIME)
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Sport Games on 15 May 2009
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Mechelen - Lokeren : 3 - 0
Division 2Football (France)
- Amiens - Guingamp : 3 - 3
- Bastia - Nimes : 0 - 0
- Brest - Lens : 3 - 1
- Chateauroux - Clermont : 1 - 0
Serie BFootball (Italy)
- Pisa - Piacenza : 1 - 3
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Blame It - Jamie Foxx Featuring T-Pain
- Boyfriend #2 - Pleasure P
- Turn My Swag On - Soulja Boy Tell'em
- Rockin' That Thang - The-Dream
- Jennifer Hudson - If This Isn't Love
- Turnin Me On - Keri Hilson Featuring Lil Wayne
- Jeremih - Birthday Sex
- Dead And Gone - T.I. Featuring Justin Timberlake
- Kid Cudi - Day 'N' Nite
- Never Ever - Ciara Featuring Young Jeezy
Top #10 Latin songs
- El Amor - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- Tu No Eres Para Mi - Fanny Lu
- Te Presumo - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Aqui Estoy Yo - Luis Fonsi
- El Trono de Mexico - Almas Gemelas
- Que Te Queria - La Quinta Estacion
- Patrulla 81 - Quiereme Mas
- No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
- Ya Es Muy Tarde - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- El Ultimo Beso - Vicente Fernandez
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 Belgian government said it would prop up the KBC Group with a loan guarantee after the company took losses on bad derivatives investments and souring loans to Eastern and Central Europe. [..]
David Leuschen, formerly an energy specialist with Goldman Sachs, brought in billions from state pension funds to a joint venture with the Carlyle Group. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $44.02
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $45.72
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $51.38
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $34.95
- 1 CHF = 6.0758 CNY
- 1 CAD = 5.7888 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9515 CHF
- 1 AUD = 5.113 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?