Sunday 17 May 2009
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 17, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Boom Boom Pow by The Black Eyed Peas.
The War Boys, directed by Ron Daniels, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while The Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Obsessed.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Assassin's Creed: Bloodlines or Lego Indiana Jones 2: The Adventure Continues.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 May 2009
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Which were the important events of 17 May 2009 ?
- Norwegian Constitution Day or Syttende Mai.
- Dfa das Letras Galegas ("Galician Literature Day") ? holiday in Galicia, honouring the Galician language.
- Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of 'Azaamat (Grandeur) ? First day of the fourth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- Saint Paschal Baylon or Pascal Baylon
- Saint Montanus
- Saint Dietmar
- Saint Pamphamer
- International Day Against Homophobia aka IDAHO
- Saint Pamphalon
- Saint Solochon
- Saint Adrian of Alexandria
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- Al-Shabaab captures Jowhar, Somalia, from the Transitional Federal Government. (BBC)
- Four oil companies announce a plan to supply Europe with natural gas from Kurdistan, Iraq, via the Nabucco pipeline. (BBC)
- Peru's Armed Forces are authorized to aid the National Police for 30 days in a dispute with indigenous peoples. (BBC)
- The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam agree to a ceasefire in Sri Lanka's civil war. (CNN)
- A 4.7-magnitude earthquake strikes Inglewood and Lennox, California, United States. (Sky News)
- Demonstrators demand that Guatemalan President Álvaro Colom resign for allegedly killing Rodrigo Rosenberg. (BBC)
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Sport Games on 17 May 2009
Serie AItalian Football
- Bologna - Lecce : 2 - 1
- Fiorentina - Sampdoria : 1 - 0
- Genoa - Chievo : 2 - 2
- Inter - Siena : 3 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Augsburg - Wehen : 1 - 1
- Frankfurt FSV - Ingolstadt : 1 - 1
- Greuther Furth - Mainz : 0 - 2
- Hansa Rostock - Nurnberg : 0 - 0
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ath Madrid - Valencia : 1 - 0
- Betis - Almeria : 2 - 0
- Espanol - Ath Bilbao : 1 - 0
- Mallorca - Barcelona : 2 - 1
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Levante - Salamanca : 1 - 2
- Sevilla B - Gimnastic : 1 - 3
- Xerez - Castellon : 1 - 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Blame It - Jamie Foxx Featuring T-Pain
- Boyfriend #2 - Pleasure P
- Turn My Swag On - Soulja Boy Tell'em
- Rockin' That Thang - The-Dream
- Jennifer Hudson - If This Isn't Love
- Turnin Me On - Keri Hilson Featuring Lil Wayne
- Jeremih - Birthday Sex
- Dead And Gone - T.I. Featuring Justin Timberlake
- Kid Cudi - Day 'N' Nite
- Never Ever - Ciara Featuring Young Jeezy
Top #10 Latin songs
- El Amor - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- Tu No Eres Para Mi - Fanny Lu
- Te Presumo - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Aqui Estoy Yo - Luis Fonsi
- El Trono de Mexico - Almas Gemelas
- Que Te Queria - La Quinta Estacion
- Patrulla 81 - Quiereme Mas
- No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
- Ya Es Muy Tarde - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- El Ultimo Beso - Vicente Fernandez
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?