Monday 16 November 2009
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 16, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Fireflies by Owl City.
Invictus, directed by Clint Eastwood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Magellan.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Asphalt 5 or The Beatles: Rock Band.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 16 November 2009
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Which were the important events of 16 November 2009 ?
- USA - admission of Oklahoma, 46th state, 1907
- R.C. Saints - Saint Margaret of Scotland ; Gertrude the Great
- Also see November 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- International Day for Tolerance
- Iceland - Dagur fslenskrar tungu (Icelandic Language Day)
- Thailand - Loy Krathong festival (2005)
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 16 November
- Edward Woodward: English actor and singer (d. 2009).
- Kevin Rudd, the Prime Minister of Australia, apologises to the ampquotforgotten Australiansampquot raised in orphanages and foster homes during the twentieth century. (''The Australian'')
- NASA launches Space Shuttle ''Atlantis'' on STS-129 at 1928 UTC (2:28pm EST), bringing supplies and the first two ExPRESS Logistics Carriers to the International Space Station. (NASA)
- At least 8 people are dead and dozens missing after a ferry collided with an oil barge in Burma's Irrawaddy Delta. (AP)
- A Zambian court clears journalist Chansa Kabwela of ''Zambia Post'' newspaper of pornography charges after she sent pictures of a woman giving birth in a hospital car park to President Rupiah Banda in protest at the effects of a national strike. (BBC)
- U.S. President Barack Obama arrives in Shanghai, China, and holds a town-hall-style meeting with students. (AJNews)
- The United Nations ampquotHunger Summitampquot opens in Rome, Italy. (AFP)
- The IAEA expresses concern after a late declaration of a second nuclear site by Iran. (UPI)
- One of the United Kingdom's most prolific rapists, known as the ampquotNight Stalkerampquot who it thought to have struck more than 200 times, is charged with 22 offences against the elderly from 1992 to 2009. (''The Times'')
- Algeria deploys security at the Egyptian embassy in Algiers after Egyptian businesses are attacked in the capital, and security is also tightened in Sudan ahead of a World Cup play off between the two countries. (''Times of India'')
- The United Nations is criticised after a poster that made reference to China's internet censorship by the OpenNet Initiative at an international conference focussed on Internet freedom in Sharm el-Sheik, Egypt, is removed. (AP)
- Kosovo's ruling party, the Democratic Party of Kosovo, claims victory in local elections, the first since the declaration of independence from Serbia. (Deutsche Welle)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Empire State Of Mind - Jay-Z + Alicia Keys
- Papers - Usher
- Pretty Wings - Maxwell
- I Invented Sex - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
- Forever - Drake Featuring Kanye West, Lil Wayne & Eminem
- Wasted - Gucci Mane Featuring Plies Or OJ Da Juiceman
- Bad Habits - Maxwell
- Regret - LeToya Featuring Ludacris
- Money To Blow - Birdman Featuring Lil Wayne & Drake
- Break Up - Mario Featuring Gucci Mane & Sean Garrett
Top #10 Latin songs
- Looking For Paradise - Alejandro Sanz Featuring Alicia Keys
- Esclavo De Sus Besos - David Bisbal
- Te Ira Mejor Sin Mi - Joan Sebastian
- Hay Ojitos - Intocable
- Shakira - Loba
- Su Veneno - Aventura
- Espinoza Paz - Lo Intentamos
- Te Ves Fatal - El Trono de Mexico
- Mi Cama Huele A Ti - Tito "El Bambino" El Parton Featuring Zion & Lennox
- Me Gusta Todo De Ti - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
Top #10 Rock songs
- Foo Fighters - Wheels
- I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin
- Alice In Chains - Check My Brain
- Break - Three Days Grace
- Weezer - (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
- Muse - Uprising
- Jars - Chevelle
- Pearl Jam - The Fixer
- Savior - Rise Against
- You're Going Down - Sick Puppies
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
Liberty Global’s purchase of Unitymedia suggests the merger market may be at the point in the downturn where sellers are prepared to sell, but buyers are not reluctant to buy. [..]
Because of cost-cutting and price increases, the magazine’s bottom line looks a little less bad than it did earlier this year. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $47.26
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $63.61
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $68.30
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $49.89
- 1 CHF = 6.7767 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.5154 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9614 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.402 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?