Monday March 16, 2009
US date format: 3/16/2009, UK date format: 16/3/2009
It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 16, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Right Round by Flo Rida.
Love N' Dancing, directed by Robert Iscove, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while The Associate by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Diplomatic Immunity.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Coraline or Christmas Clix.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 16, 2009?
- St. Urho's Day - the fictional patron saint of Finnish immigrants to the US, created by Richard Mattson in 1956
- Latvia - The controversial Latvia Legions are celebrated in Latvia, where about 140,000 men joined the Waffen SS National Legions during World War II, trying to defend Latvia. Since February 23, 2000, this day is no longer an official celebration day.
- Saint Heribert of Cologne (died 1021)
- Saint Eusebia (+680)
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- Former Antananarivo Mayor Andry Rajoelina demands that Madagascar's military arrest President Marc Ravalomanana, as Army soldiers seize a presidential palace in the capital. (AP via Google News)
- Josef Fritzl of Austria pleads guilty to charges of rape, incest, sequestration, and grievous bodily harm. (AP via ''The Melbourne Age'')
- Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif cancels the Pakistan Muslim League's proposed demonstration, following the impending reinstatement of Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry as Chief Justice. (Sky News)
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 16, 2009?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Jamie Foxx Featuring T-Pain - Blame It
- Keri Hilson Featuring Lil Wayne - Turnin Me On
- The-Dream - Rockin' That Thang
- Beyonce - Diva
- Ne-Yo - Mad
- Bobby V Featuring Yung Joc - Beep
- Keyshia Cole - You Complete Me
- Soulja Boy Tell 'em Featuring Sammie - Kiss Me Thru The Phone
- T.I. Featuring Justin Timberlake - Dead And Gone
- Yung L.A. Featuring Young Dro & T.I. - Ain't I
Top #5 Latin songs
- Wisin & Yandel Featuring Nesty - Me Estas Tentando
- Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga - Te Presumo
- Grupo Montez de Durango - Espero
- Vicente Fernandez - El Ultimo Beso
- Luis Fonsi - No Me Doy Por Vencido
Sport Games on March 16, 2009
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Wehen - Mainz : 0 - 2
Division 2Football (France)
- Nimes - Strasbourg : 0 - 2
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- West Ham - West Brom : 0 - 0
Liga IFootball (Portugal)
- Nacional - Maritimo : 1 - 1
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 16If March 16, 2009 is your birthday you're 11 years, 6 months, 4 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 24 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
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