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Saturday 17 October 2009

It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 17, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Down by Jay Sean. Not Since You, directed by Jeff Stephenson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while True Compass by Edward M. Kennedy was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Fear Clinic. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Colin McRae: Dirt 2 or Crime Scene.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 17 October 2009

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Movies

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

Not Since You

Directed by: Jeff Stephenson

Starring: Desmond Harrington, Kathleen Robertson, Christian Kane, Jon Abrahams

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The Graves

Directed by: Brian Pulido

Starring: Clare Grant, Jillian Murray, Bill Moseley, Tony Todd

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The Fourth Kind

Directed by: Olatunde Osunsanmi

Starring: Milla Jovovich, Elias Koteas, Will Patton, Hakeem Kae-Kazim

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Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant

Directed by: Paul Weitz

Starring: Chris Massoglia, John C. Reilly, Salma Hayek, Josh Hutcherson

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44 Inch Chest

Directed by: Malcolm Venville

Starring: Ray Winstone, Ian McShane, John Hurt, Tom Wilkinson

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TV Series

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

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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My Fair Lady

Directed by: Kate Scholefield

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Special Ops Mission

Directed by: Military Channel

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 October 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Ignatius of Antioch; translation of Saint Audrey (�thelthryth); Saint Richard Gwyn
  • United States - Black Poetry Day
  • UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
  • French Republican Calendar - Aubergine (Eggplant) Day, twenty-sixth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Haiti - Jean-Jacques Dessalines (1806), State holiday
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Vic Mizzy: American composer (themes to Green Acres and The Addams Family) (Born 1916).
Facts:
  • Czech President Václav Klaus compares the Treaty of Lisbon to ampquotan unstoppable speeding trainampquot that he is being forced to sign. (BBC)
  • A report into dumping of toxic waste by Trafigura in Côte d'Ivoire is published. (BBC)
  • Two police officers are killed after their police helicopter is shot down by drug gangs in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Ten drug traffickers were also killed in the violence. (Al Jazeera)
  • The sheriff in Fort Collins, Colorado advises that criminal charges will be laid over the balloon boy hoax. (Sky News)
  • The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) imposes an arms embargo on Guinea after the deaths of opposition supporters at a rally last month. (Reuters)

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Sport Games on 17 October 2009

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Genoa - Inter : 0 - 5
  • Juventus - Fiorentina : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 17 October 2009
Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Anderlecht - Charleroi : 2 - 0
  • Kortrijk - Roeselare : 2 - 0
  • Lokeren - Cercle Brugge : 1 - 1
  • Waregem - Germinal : 4 - 0
See all Football game results of 17 October 2009
Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Ein Frankfurt - Hannover : 2 - 1
  • FC Koln - Mainz : 1 - 0
  • Freiburg - Bayern Munich : 1 - 2
  • Hamburg - Leverkusen : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 17 October 2009
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Hansa Rostock - Paderborn : 1 - 2
  • Munich 1860 - Duisburg : 3 - 1
See all Football game results of 17 October 2009

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 17, 2009 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Pretty Wings - Maxwell
  2. Break Up - Mario Featuring Gucci Mane & Sean Garrett
  3. Successful - Drake Featuring Trey Songz & Lil Wayne
  4. Run This Town - Jay-Z, Rihanna & Kanye West
  5. Wasted - Gucci Mane Featuring Plies Or OJ Da Juiceman
  6. Under - Pleasure P
  7. God In Me - Mary Mary Featuring Kierra "KiKi" Sheard
  8. Number One - R. Kelly Featuring Keri Hilson
  9. Forever - Drake Featuring Kanye West, Lil Wayne & Eminem
  10. Bad Habits - Maxwell
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Shakira - Loba
  2. Nelly Furtado - Manos Al Aire
  3. Te Ira Mejor Sin Mi - Joan Sebastian
  4. Su Veneno - Aventura
  5. Espinoza Paz - Lo Intentamos
  6. Mi Cama Huele A Ti - Tito "El Bambino" El Parton Featuring Zion & Lennox
  7. El Amor - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
  8. Esclavo De Sus Besos - David Bisbal
  9. Looking For Paradise - Alejandro Sanz Featuring Alicia Keys
  10. Sufre - Dareyes de La Sierra
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Alice In Chains - Check My Brain
  2. Foo Fighters - Wheels
  3. Jars - Chevelle
  4. Muse - Uprising
  5. I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin
  6. Pearl Jam - The Fixer
  7. Break - Three Days Grace
  8. Overcome - Creed
  9. You're Going Down - Sick Puppies
  10. Linkin Park - New Divide

Books

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

True Compass

By: Edward M. Kennedy

Edward M. Kennedy is widely regarded as one of the great Senators in the nation's history. He is also the patriarch of America's most heralded family.

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The Help

By: Kathryn Stockett

Aibileen is a black maid in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, who's always taken orders quietly, but lately she's unable to hold her bitterness back. Her friend Minny has never held her tongue but now must somehow keep secrets about her employer ...

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The Greatest Show On Earth

By: Richard Dawkins

Richard Dawkins transformed our view of God in his blockbuster, The God Delusion, which sold more than 2 million copies in English alone.

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The Last Song

By: Nicholas Sparks

Seventeen year old Veronica "Ronnie" Miller's life was turned upside-down when her parents divorced and her father moved from New York City to Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Crime Scene

Crime Scene

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: EU Nobilis; NA SouthPeak Games

The Clique: Diss and Make-Up Queen Teen: The Clique

The Clique: Diss and Make-Up Queen Teen: The Clique

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Colin McRae: Dirt 2

Colin McRae: Dirt 2

Platform: Nintendo DS PlayStation 3 PlayStation Portable Wii Xbox 360 Microsoft Windows Mac OS X Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Codemasters SCEE (PS3/PSP in Europe) Namco Bandai (Australia)[1] Feral Interactive (Mac OS X)

Blueberry Garden

Blueberry Garden

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Linux

Genre: Puzzle/Platform

Publisher: Erik Svedäng

Archibald's Adventures

Archibald's Adventures

Platform: iOS, Windows, Mac OS, Palm OS, PlayStation Portable, PSP, PS3

Genre: Action puzzle game

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Bailout Helps Fuel a New Era of Wall Street Wealth

Efforts to stabilize the financial system also set the stage for financial titans to make fortunes in more lucrative areas than lending people money. [..]

Burdened by Defaults, Bank of America Misses Forecast

The third-quarter loss came as growing numbers of consumer loans soured and the bank paid millions of dollars to wean itself off government life support. [..]

Home videos

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

The Education of Charlie Banks

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I.O.U.S.A.

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Flash of Genius

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Cheri

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Local Color

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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