Wednesday 16 December 2009
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 16, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Empire State Of Mind by Jay-Z.
The Pool Boys, directed by J.B. Rogers, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while Superfreakonomics by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching World War II in Color.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alive 4-Ever or Buzz!: Brain of the World.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 16 December 2009
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Which were the important events of 16 December 2009 ?
- R.C. Saints - O Sapientia ; Adelaide of Italy
- South Africa - Day of Reconciliation
- Nepal - Constitution Day (To be confirmed)
- Kazakhstan - Independence Day
- Bahrain - National Day
- Bangladesh - Victory Day
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- Manto Tshabalala-Msimang: South African physician and politician (Born 1940).
- Mexican drug lord Arturo Beltrán Leyva, leader of the Beltrán-Leyva Cartel, is killed by personnel of the Mexican Navy during a shootout in Cuernavaca, Morelos. (''The Times'')
- Danish Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen replaces Connie Hedegaard in a ampquotprocedural moveampquot as president of the U.N. climate talks, as further clashes take place around the perimeter of the summit. (Al Jazeera)
- Kelly Kwalik, leader of the Free Papua Movement (OPM), is fatally shot by police in Indonesia. (''The Sydney Morning Herald'')
- An unarmed 26-year-old man is detained after attempting to enter the hospital room of Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi as he recuperates from the recent assault. (''The Daily Telegraph'')
- Malawi recognizes the independence of Kosovo (New Kosova Report)
- The Supreme Court of Pakistan declares NRO as unconstitutional, paving way for the reopening of the corruption cases involving the President and other senior officials. (BBC News)
- Archaeologists in Jerusalem say they have discovered a burial shroud from around the time of Jesus in a tomb. (Zee News)
- Toumba Diakite, an aide to Guinea's military leader Moussa Dadis Camara admits to shooting him after the junta leader wanted him to take responsibility for the massacre of opposition protesters in September. (Xinhua)
- The Philippine province of Albay is put under a ampquotstate of imminent disasterampquot as activity at the Mayon Volcano increases. (GMA News)
- North Korea reportedly bans all foreigners from entering the country until early February 2010, for unknown reasons. (Bloomberg)
- Nauru recognizes the independence of South Ossetia, one day after also establishing diplomatic relations with Abkhazia. (''Moscow Times'')
- UK airline Flyglobespan goes into administration, with the cancellation of all scheduled flights. (BreakingNews)
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Sport Games on 16 December 2009
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Le Mans - Grenoble : 1 - 0
- Lorient - Marseille : 1 - 2
- Lyon - Boulogne : 2 - 0
- Monaco - Rennes : 1 - 0
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Burnley - Arsenal : 1 - 1
- Chelsea - Portsmouth : 2 - 1
- Liverpool - Wigan : 2 - 1
- Tottenham - Man City : 3 - 0
Planetary positions on this day
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Papers - Usher
- I Invented Sex - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
- Money To Blow - Birdman Featuring Lil Wayne & Drake
- Empire State Of Mind - Jay-Z + Alicia Keys
- It Kills Me - Melanie Fiona
- Bad Habits - Maxwell
- Baby By Me - 50 Cent Featuring Ne-Yo
- Say Aah - Trey Songz Featuring Fabolous
- Pretty Wings - Maxwell
- Forever - Drake Featuring Kanye West, Lil Wayne & Eminem
Top #10 Latin songs
- Gracias A Ti - Wisin & Yandel Featuring Enrique Iglesias
- Me Gusta Todo De Ti - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Looking For Paradise - Alejandro Sanz Featuring Alicia Keys
- Esclavo De Sus Besos - David Bisbal
- Hay Ojitos - Intocable
- Te Ira Mejor Sin Mi - Joan Sebastian
- La Calabaza - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga - Derecho De Antiguedad
- Ni Rosas Ni Juguetes - Paulina Rubio
- Espinoza Paz - Lo Intentamos
Top #10 Rock songs
- Break - Three Days Grace
- I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin
- Foo Fighters - Wheels
- Muse - Uprising
- Weezer - (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
- Alice In Chains - Check My Brain
- If You Only Knew - Shinedown
- Kings And Queens - Thirty Seconds To Mars
- Savior - Rise Against
- Pearl Jam - The Fixer
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
After a former SAC analyst was charged for activities occurring after he left the firm, a flurry of articles have tried to connect SAC with the investigation. [..]
Under Lloyd C. Blankfein’s leadership, Goldman Sachs now puts quick profits above all else, some executives say. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $45.38
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $64.58
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $70.40
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $50.90
- 1 CHF = 6.5808 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.4346 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9783 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.148 CNY
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