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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 New Moon by Stephenie Meyer was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Fear Clinic. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Archibald's Adventures or CrimeCraft.
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
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Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Anderlecht - Charleroi : 2 - 0
  • Kortrijk - Roeselare : 2 - 0
  • Lokeren - Cercle Brugge : 1 - 1
  • Waregem - Germinal : 4 - 0
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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. Jay-Z, Rihanna & Kanye West - Run This Town
  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 ?

New Moon

By: Stephenie Meyer

Legions of readers entranced by Twilight are hungry for more and they won't be disappointed. In New Moon, Stephenie Meyer delivers another irresistible combination of romance and suspense with a supernatural twist.

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Hothouse Orchid

By: Stuart Woods

Home gets hot for special agent Holly Barker. Going home can be hard. But for Special Agent Holly Barker, it could be her one chance for justice against an old

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The Year Of The Flood

By: Margaret Atwood

Set in the visionary future of Atwood’s acclaimed Oryx and Crake, The Year of the Flood is at once a moving tale of lasting friendship and a landmark work of speculative

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Rough Country

By: John Sandford

The murder of a successful advertising executive leads Detective Virgil Flowers to the unlikely scene of the crime: a peaceful and bucolic wooded resort.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cosmic Nitro

Cosmic Nitro

Platform: iOS

Publisher: Galcon

Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars – Director's Cut

Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars – Director's Cut

Platform: Wii; Nintendo DS; iOS; Microsoft Windows; OS X; Android; Linux

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Ubisoft (Wii, Nintendo DS) Revolution Software (Mac OS X, iOS, Android) Kalypso Media (Windows)

Another Code: R – A Journey into Lost Memories

Another Code: R – A Journey into Lost Memories

Platform: Wii

Genre: Point-and-click adventure

Publisher: Nintendo

Archibald's Adventures

Archibald's Adventures

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

Genre: Action puzzle game

CrimeCraft

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Persistent Third-person shooter MMO

Publisher: THQ Inc.

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Home videos

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

Bride Wars

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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The Maiden Heist

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Easy Virtue

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Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired

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The Yellow Rolls-Royce

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