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It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on March 17, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). 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 How We Decide by Jonah Lehrer was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Diplomatic Immunity. If you liked videogames you were probably playing 3-2-1, Rattle Battle! or Bumps.
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What the sky looked like on 17 March 2009

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Love N' Dancing

Directed by: Robert Iscove

Starring: Amy Smart, Tom Malloy, Billy Zane, Betty White

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City Island

Directed by: Raymond De Felitta

Starring: Andy Garcia, Julianna Margulies, Steven Strait, Emily Mortimer

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The Skeptic

Directed by: Tennyson Bardwell

Starring: Tim Daly, Tom Arnold, Zoe Saldana, Edward Herrmann

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The Perfect Game

Directed by: William Dear

Starring: Clifton Collins Jr., Cheech Marin, Moises Arias, Jake T. Austin

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Drag Me to Hell

Directed by: Sam Raimi

Starring: Alison Lohman, Justin Long, Ruth Livier, Lorna Raver

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Diplomatic Immunity

Directed by: Peter Maris

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Trust Me

Directed by: Andrew Kazamia

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Directed by: Paul McGuigan

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Sex Ed

Directed by: Isaac Feder

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Phantom: Requiem for the Phantom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 March 2009 ?

  • Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
  • Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
  • St. Agricola
  • St. Joseph of Arimathea
  • Feast day of St Patrick: a public holiday in Ireland (National feast) and Montserrat, widely celebrated in North America and worldwide (see St. Patrick's Day)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • The New Jersey Devils' Martin Brodeur passes Patrick Roy to becomes the National Hockey League's winningest goaltender. (ESPN)
  • Luxembourg becomes the European Union's third country to legalize euthanasia. (AFP via Google News)
  • Nokia will cut 1,700 jobs. (''Forbes'')
  • The ''Seattle Post-Intelligencer'' publishes its final print edition and becomes an online newspaper. (''Seattle PI'')
  • North Korean Premier Kim Yong-il begins a five-day goodwill tour of China in Jinan, Shandong. (Reuters)

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Sport Games on 17 March 2009

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barnsley - Crystal Palace : 3 - 1
  • Doncaster - Reading : 0 - 1
  • Ipswich - Burnley : 1 - 1
  • QPR - Swansea : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 17 March 2009
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barrow - Cambridge : 0 - 2
  • Eastbourne Borough - Salisbury : 0 - 0
  • Forest Green - York : 1 - 1
  • Histon - Grays : 4 - 1
See all Football game results of 17 March 2009
Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Raith Rvs - Queens Park : 1 - 0
  • Stirling - Peterhead : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 17 March 2009
Division 3
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Albion Rvs - Dumbarton : 1 - 1
  • Berwick - Forfar : 0 - 2
  • Cowdenbeath - Montrose : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 17 March 2009

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on March 17, 2009 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 2009 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Blame It - Jamie Foxx Featuring T-Pain
  2. Turnin Me On - Keri Hilson Featuring Lil Wayne
  3. Rockin' That Thang - The-Dream
  4. Diva - Beyonce
  5. Ne-Yo - Mad
  6. Beep - Bobby V Featuring Yung Joc
  7. You Complete Me - Keyshia Cole
  8. Kiss Me Thru The Phone - Soulja Boy Tell 'em Featuring Sammie
  9. Dead And Gone - T.I. Featuring Justin Timberlake
  10. Ain't I - Yung L.A. Featuring Young Dro & T.I.
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Me Estas Tentando - Wisin & Yandel Featuring Nesty
  2. Te Presumo - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
  3. Espero - Grupo Montez de Durango
  4. El Ultimo Beso - Vicente Fernandez
  5. No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
  6. Por Un Segundo - Aventura
  7. Tu No Eres Para Mi - Fanny Lu
  8. Cinco Minutos - Gloria Trevi
  9. Te Regalo Amores - RKM & Ken-Y
  10. Aqui Estoy Yo - Luis Fonsi


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

How We Decide

By: Jonah Lehrer

The first book to use the unexpected discoveries of neuroscience to help us make the best decisions Since Plato, philosophers have described the decision-making process as either rational or emotional: we

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Run For Your Life

By: James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge

A calculating killer who calls himself The Teacher is taking on New York City, killing the powerful and the arrogant. His message is clear: remember your manners or suffer the consequences!

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Promises In Death

By: J. D. Robb

J. D. Robb takes us to the New York City of 2060, where Lieutenant Eve Dallas faces down a cop killer.

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By: Stephenie Meyer

Isabella Swan's move to Forks, a small, perpetually rainy town in Washington, could have been the most boring move she ever made. But once she meets the mysterious and alluring Edward Cullen, Isabella's life takes a thrilling and terrifying turn.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

3-2-1, Rattle Battle!

3-2-1, Rattle Battle!

Platform: WiiWare

Genre: Action (minigame compilation)

Publisher: Tecmo Koei Games

Aqua Moto Racing

Aqua Moto Racing

Platform: iOS

Genre: Racing game

Publisher: Resolution Interactive

Angry Birds

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Chillingo Clickgamer (iOS and PSP versions) Rovio Mobile

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Bloody Fun Day

Bloody Fun Day

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Kongregate



Platform: Windows, iPhone, iPad

Genre: Puzzle

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $44.66
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $39.01
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $41.20
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $29.26
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 5.7822 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 5.3876 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.9307 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 4.5249 CNY

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?


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Monsters vs. Aliens

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The Spirit

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Grey Gardens

Studio: DVD

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