Tuesday 16 June 2009
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on June 16, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Boom Boom Pow by The Black Eyed Peas.
Dolan's Cadillac, directed by Jeff Beesley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while The 8th Confession by James Patterson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Un golpe de suerte.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Altitude or Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 June 2009 ?
- South Africa - Youth Day.
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John Regis, patron of medical social workers.
- Bloomsday, in honour of Leopold Bloom, the hero of James Joyce's Ulysses set on 16 June, 1904.
- 16 June Movement
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- The Guardian Council is to hold a recount of disputed votes from the country's presidential election. (BBC)
- At least seven people have been killed near a rally in Tehran. (Xinhua)
- Foreign media are banned from covering the protests following the deaths of seven people. (RTÉ)
- Two Reformist politicians are arrested. (Press TV)
- Large demonstrations in support of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Mir-Hossein Mousavi take place in the capital. (BBC)
- The state funeral in Libreville of former President of Gabon Omar Bongo is attended by dignitaries from 40 nations. (Reuters)
- Russia vetoes a plan to extend the United Nations Observer Mission in Georgia. (UN)
- Playwright Brian Friel is honoured with the Ulysses Medal on Bloomsday at University College Dublin. (''The Irish Times'')
- A coal mine collapses in Indonesia, killing at least six people. (Xinhua)
- Documents released to the American Civil Liberties Union state Khalid Sheik Mohammed testified that he made up information after allegedly tortured by the CIA. (UPI)
- China announces plan to provide a US$ 10 billion credit loan to member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation. (Xinhua)
- Official campaigning for the 2009 presidential election in Afghanistan begins. (Reuters)
- General Motors agrees Saab sale to Koenigsegg (BBC)
- A Sri Lankan government investigation into human rights abuses during its offensive with Tamil Tiger rebels disbands. (AP)
- 15 laptops containing confidential information owned by Ireland's Health Service Executive are stolen in Roscommon. (''The Irish Times'')
- German economic confidence reaches its highest level for over three years. (RTÉ)
- Sir John Sawers is named head of MI6. (BBC)
- Sammy Sosa, one of six Major League Baseball players to have hit 600 home runs in his career, is reported to have tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs during the 2003 season. (''The New York Times'')
- The U.S. Food Drug Administration advised people not to use Zicam intranasal products that contain zinc, due to the risk of anosmia. (US FDA website)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Knock You Down - Keri Hilson Featuring Kanye West & Ne-Yo
- Best I Ever Had - Drake
- Jeremih - Birthday Sex
- Every Girl - Young Money
- Blame It - Jamie Foxx Featuring T-Pain
- Boyfriend #2 - Pleasure P
- Halle Berry (She's Fine) - Hurricane Chris Featuring SupaSTAAR
- Pretty Wings - Maxwell
- sobeautiful - Musiq Soulchild
- Kid Cudi - Day 'N' Nite
Top #10 Latin songs
- Aqui Estoy Yo - Luis Fonsi
- El Amor - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- Ya Es Muy Tarde - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- All Up 2 You - Aventura Featuring Akon & Wisin & Yandel
- Te Presumo - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- El Katch - El Compa Chuy
- Fue Su Amor - Alacranes Musical
- Que Te Queria - La Quinta Estacion
- Por Un Segundo - Aventura
- Causa Y Efecto - Paulina Rubio
Top #10 Rock songs
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 head of the company’s commercial jet division said that airline traffic could resume growing next year, but that risks remained in air freight. [..]
A new program aims to help employers avoid layoffs by reducing their workers’ hours and pay. For employees, state unemployment funds help make up the difference. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $44.07
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $51.88
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $54.75
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $37.24
- 1 CHF = 6.2749 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.0203 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9586 CHF
- 1 AUD = 5.418 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?