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Tuesday 17 November 2009

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 17, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Heavenly Joy . 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 Last Night In Twisted River by John Irving was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Magellan. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alien Breed: Evolution or Blue Toad Murder Files.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 17 November 2009

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Movies

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

Invictus

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Morgan Freeman, Matt Damon, Tony Kgoroge, Patrick Mofokeng

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Accused at 17

Directed by: Doug Campbell

Starring: Cynthia Gibb, Nicole Gale Anderson, Janet Montgomery, Stella Maeve

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Frat Party

Directed by: Robert Bennett

Starring: Randy Wayne, Caroline D'Amore, Jareb Dauplaise, Lauren C. Mayhew

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Porn Star Zombies

Directed by: Keith Emerson

Starring: Joshua Cameron, Jamey Green, Keith Emerson, Josh Anderson

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Brothers

Directed by: Jim Sheridan

Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Natalie Portman, Tobey Maguire, Sam Shepard

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TV Series

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

Magellan

Directed by: Rob York

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Fear Clinic

Directed by: Robert Hall

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Amelia

Directed by: Mira Nair

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Astro Boy

Directed by: David Bowers

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 November 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • Slovakia - Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day commemorating the beginning of the Velvet Revolution in 1989.
  • Life Day
  • International Students Day
  • R.C. Saints - Elisabeth of Hungary; Gregory of Tours; Hilda of Whitby; Hugh of Lincoln
  • Also see November 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 17 November
Facts:
  • A prominent human rights campaigner for the Western Sahara region, Aminatou Haidar, who is on hunger strike at an airport in the Canary Islands, is to appear in a Spanish court on charges of public disorder. (AFP)
  • The head of the opposition in Comoros is arrested after openly criticising President Ahmed Abdallah Mohamed Sambi. (IOL)
  • Slovakia and the Czech Republic mark the 20th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution which overthrew the communist government of Czechoslovakia. (BBC)
  • A Russian icebreaker with 100 tourists on board is stranded in ice in the Antarctic. (RIA Novosti)
  • Israel approves a further 900 settler homes in a settlement in East Jerusalem. (Jewish Telegraphic Agency)

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on November 17, 2009 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Empire State Of Mind - Jay-Z + Alicia Keys
  2. Papers - Usher
  3. Pretty Wings - Maxwell
  4. I Invented Sex - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
  5. Forever - Drake Featuring Kanye West, Lil Wayne & Eminem
  6. Wasted - Gucci Mane Featuring Plies Or OJ Da Juiceman
  7. Bad Habits - Maxwell
  8. Regret - LeToya Featuring Ludacris
  9. Money To Blow - Birdman Featuring Lil Wayne & Drake
  10. Break Up - Mario Featuring Gucci Mane & Sean Garrett
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Looking For Paradise - Alejandro Sanz Featuring Alicia Keys
  2. Esclavo De Sus Besos - David Bisbal
  3. Te Ira Mejor Sin Mi - Joan Sebastian
  4. Hay Ojitos - Intocable
  5. Shakira - Loba
  6. Su Veneno - Aventura
  7. Espinoza Paz - Lo Intentamos
  8. Te Ves Fatal - El Trono de Mexico
  9. Mi Cama Huele A Ti - Tito "El Bambino" El Parton Featuring Zion & Lennox
  10. Me Gusta Todo De Ti - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Foo Fighters - Wheels
  2. I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin
  3. Alice In Chains - Check My Brain
  4. Break - Three Days Grace
  5. Weezer - (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
  6. Muse - Uprising
  7. Jars - Chevelle
  8. Pearl Jam - The Fixer
  9. Savior - Rise Against
  10. You're Going Down - Sick Puppies

Books

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

Last Night In Twisted River

By: John Irving

In 1954, in the cookhouse of a logging and sawmill settlement in northern New Hampshire, an anxious twelve-year-old boy mistakes the local constable’s girlfriend for a bear.

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Tempted

By: P.C. Cast, Kristin Cast

Dark secrets and unspoken suspicions come between Zoey and Stevie Rae, putting their friendship – and the House of Night – at risk.After Zoey Redbird and her gang have banished Kalona and Neferet, the fallen High Priestess, from Tulsa, you'd ...

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Pursuit Of Honor

By: Vince Flynn

An exhilarating political thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Vince Flynn, praised as “the best pure adrenaline-charged action writer out there today” (The Providence Journal).When

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The Gathering Storm

By: Robert Jordan, Brandon Sanderson

Now in development for TV!Since its debut in 1990, The Wheel of Time® by Robert Jordan has captivated millions of readers around the globe with its scope, originality, and compelling characters.The

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

SpongeBob's Truth or Square

SpongeBob's Truth or Square

Platform: Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation Portable, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 (Cancelled)

Genre: Action

Publisher: THQ

Blue Dragon: Awakened Shadow

Blue Dragon: Awakened Shadow

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: RPG

Blue Toad Murder Files

Blue Toad Murder Files

Platform: PlayStation 3, Windows iPhone

Publisher: Relentless Software

Alien Breed: Evolution

Alien Breed: Evolution

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Genre: Isometric shooter, survival horror

Publisher: Team17

Boku no Natsuyasumi 4

Boku no Natsuyasumi 4

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Audit Faults New York Fed in A.I.G. Bailout

Officials managing the bailout of the insurance giant may have overpaid other banks to wind down business relationships with A.I.G., Neil Barofsky, the bailout inspector, says. [..]

Lobbying Effort Backfires for Hedge Funds

While hedge funds did not cause the economic crisis, many policy makers in Europe and the United States believe their highly leveraged business model poses risks to financial stability. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $47.29
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $64.89
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $69.34
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $50.36
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.7188 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.4954 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.9666 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.355 CNY

Home videos

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

Jerichow

Studio: DVD

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Extract

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Open Season 2

Studio: Direct-to-video DVD and Blu-ray

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The Last House on the Left

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Terminator Salvation

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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