Friday 16 January 2009
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 16, 2009). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Just Dance by Lady GaGa.
Luck by Chance, directed by Zoya Akhtar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while The Host by Stephenie Meyer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Trust Me.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cobra 11: Highway Nights (Crash Time III) or Cuboid.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 16 January 2009
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Which were the important events of 16 January 2009 ?
- National Religious Freedom Day in the United States, to commemorate the adoption of Thomas Jefferson's landmark Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom in 1786
- Teacher's Day in Thailand
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- Bank of America is rescued by the U.S. government with a US$20 billion bailout and a guarantee for almost $100 billion of potential losses on toxic assets.
- The US government issues a ban on import of ancient coins of China earlier than 907, without provenances.
- Poodism is founded as a religion
- Panama officially recognizes Kosovo. (Panama Ministry For Foreign Affairs)
- Computer worm Conficker infects more than eight million Microsoft Windows-based personal computers. (CNN)
- Lithuanian police disperse angry protesters mobbing Parliament as an anti-government demonstration turns violent. (International Herald Tribune)
- Trooper Mark Donaldson of the Australian Special Air Service Regiment is awarded the Victoria Cross for gallantry during the War in Afghanistan. (The Australian)
- Palestinian medical sources report 1,010 people have died and 4,700 have been wounded during the conflict with Israel. (CNN)
- The trial of two accused murderers of Meredith Kercher begins in Perugia, Italy. (Sky News)
- Somali pirates release the Danish cargo ship CEC ''Future'' after receiving a ransom payment. (AP via Google News)
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Sport Games on 16 January 2009
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Cercle Brugge : 1 - 2
Division 2Football (France)
- Ajaccio - Reims : 2 - 1
- Amiens - Montpellier : 2 - 0
- Angers - Bastia : 2 - 0
- Clermont - Brest : 2 - 0
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Torquay - Wrexham : 1 - 1
League 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Hartlepool - Northampton : 2 - 0
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Beyonce - Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
- Live Your Life - T.I. Featuring Rihanna
- Chopped 'N' Skrewed - T-Pain Featuring Ludacris
- Ne-Yo - Miss Independent
- Trading Places - Usher
- Green Light - John Legend Featuring Andre 3000
- Pop Champagne - Jim Jones & Ron Browz Featuring Juelz Santana
- IfULeave - Musiq Soulchild Featuring Mary J. Blige
- Put It On Ya - Plies Featuring Chris J
- T.I. - Whatever You Like
Top #10 Latin songs
- No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
- Por Un Segundo - Aventura
- Marco Antonio Solis - No Molestar
- Te Regalo Amores - RKM & Ken-Y
- Lloro Por Ti - Enrique Iglesias
- Espero - Grupo Montez de Durango
- La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho - Y Que Quede Claro
- Inolvidable - Reik
- Dame Tu Amor - Alacranes Musical
- Cinco Minutos - Gloria Trevi
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
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $48.25
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $41.85
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $50.55
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $36.20
- 1 CHF = 6.1146 CNY
- 1 CAD = 5.489 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.8992 CHF
- 1 AUD = 4.5984 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?