Friday 17 April 2009
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 17, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Boom Boom Pow by The Black Eyed Peas.
Street Dreams, directed by Chris Zamoscianyk, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while Corsair by Clive Cussler and Jack Du Brul was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Out of the Wild: The Alaska Experiment.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Adam's Venture or Blood of Bahamut.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 April 2009
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Which were the important events of 17 April 2009 ?
- Pope Anicetus (died 166)
- Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
- Saint Landricus
- Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
- Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
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- Serbian President Boris Tadić visits Kosovo. (Deutsche Welle)
- An airplane crash kills 11 people in Papua, Indonesia. (UPI)
- American Sterling Bank in Sugar Creek, Missouri, is closed. (MarketWatch)
- The Bangladesh Police arrest 31 suspected Hizb ut-Tahrir members for planning terrorism. (AFP via ''Sydney Morning Herald'')
- The Irish political party Fianna Fáil departs the Alliance for Europe of the Nations and joins the European Liberal Democrat and Reform Party. (EurActiv)
- Two earthquakes kill 22 people in Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan. (Sky News)
- Peter Sunde, Fredrik Neij, Gottfrid Svartholm, and Carl Lundström of The Pirate Bay are found guilty of copyright infringement and imprisoned until 2010. (''New Zealand Herald'')
- People's Alliance for Democracy leader Sondhi Limthongkul is injured in an apparent assassination attempt in Bangkok, Thailand. (''Los Angeles Times'')
- A recount in Moldova's parliamentary election confirms an ampquotemphatic winampquot by the Communist Party. (''Russia Today'')
- The trial of Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasāb resumes. (Al Jazeera)
- The Czech Republic invites Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko to a European Union summit in May. (RIA Novosti)
- Botswana will reduce its output of diamonds by more than 50% in 2009. (AFP)
- Malagasy President Andry Rajoelina issues an arrest warrant for former President Marc Ravalomanana. (News 24)
- South Africa's Army enters KwaZulu-Natal province to prevent violence during the upcoming general election. (BBC)
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Sport Games on 17 April 2009
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Genk - Gent : 2 - 2
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Schalke 04 - Cottbus : 4 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Augsburg - Osnabruck : 3 - 0
- Hansa Rostock - Oberhausen : 3 - 1
- Mainz - Ahlen : 0 - 0
Division 2Football (France)
- Amiens - Angers : 1 - 1
- Bastia - Brest : 0 - 2
- Boulogne - Troyes : 1 - 0
- Dijon - Vannes : 3 - 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Blame It - Jamie Foxx Featuring T-Pain
- Turnin Me On - Keri Hilson Featuring Lil Wayne
- Dead And Gone - T.I. Featuring Justin Timberlake
- Rockin' That Thang - The-Dream
- Kiss Me Thru The Phone - Soulja Boy Tell 'em Featuring Sammie
- Ne-Yo - Mad
- You Complete Me - Keyshia Cole
- Magnificent - Rick Ross Featuring John Legend
- sobeautiful - Musiq Soulchild
- Ain't I - Yung L.A. Featuring Young Dro & T.I.
Top #10 Latin songs
- Te Presumo - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- El Amor - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- Aqui Estoy Yo - Luis Fonsi
- Por Un Segundo - Aventura
- Espero - Grupo Montez de Durango
- Tu No Eres Para Mi - Fanny Lu
- No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
- Patrulla 81 - Quiereme Mas
- El Ultimo Beso - Vicente Fernandez
- Dime Si Te Vas Con El - Flex
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
Some small-business owners are in peril of foreclosure after their loans, once held by banks that have since failed, were bought by junk-loan buyers intent on collecting either the cash or the collateral. [..]
Despite a wave of profits, tough times may not be over, and banks are setting aside money for future loan losses. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $44.80
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $47.41
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $47.74
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $36.44
- 1 CHF = 5.8635 CNY
- 1 CAD = 5.6292 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9603 CHF
- 1 AUD = 4.9368 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?