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Sunday 18 January 2009

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 18, 2009). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Just Dance by Lady GaGa. Luck by Chance, directed by Zoya Akhtar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while Scarpetta by Patricia Cornwell was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Trust Me. If you liked videogames you were probably playing BattleForge or Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 18 January 2009

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

Luck by Chance

Directed by: Zoya Akhtar

Starring: Farhan Akhtar, Konkona Sen Sharma, Rishi Kapoor, Dimple Kapadia

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Directed by: Duncan Jones

Starring: Sam Rockwell, Kevin Spacey, Dominique McElligott, Rosie Shaw

Country: United States

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An Education

Directed by: Lone Scherfig

Starring: Carey Mulligan, Peter Sarsgaard, Alfred Molina, Olivia Williams

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Underworld: Rise of the Lycans

Directed by: Patrick Tatopoulos

Starring: Rhona Mitra, Michael Sheen, Bill Nighy, Steven Mackintosh

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He's Just Not That Into You

Directed by: Ken Kwapis

Starring: Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Aniston, Jennifer Connelly, Morgan Lily

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Trust Me

Directed by: Andrew Kazamia

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Directed by: Paul McGuigan

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Secret Millionaire

Directed by: Michael Scott

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Closing Time

Directed by: Hans Lietz

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The Shift

Directed by: Lee Cipolla

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 18 January 2009 ?

  • Winnie The Pooh Day (In observance of the birthday of Alan Alexander Milne, 1882.)
  • Christian ecumenism - Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins
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Famous Deaths:
  • Gaza War: Hamas announces they will accept Israeli Defense Forces's offer of a ceasefire, ending the assault.
  • El Salvador holds its legislative elections. (''Los Angeles Times'')
  • 2008-09 National Football League playoffs (Super Bowl XLIII):
  • The roof of the Born Again in Christ Church in São Paulo, Brazil, collapses, killing nine worshippers and injuring more than one hundred others. (''International Herald Tribune'')
  • The Republic of China (Taiwan) distributes shopping vouchers to all its 22.7 million citizens as part of a US$2.53-billion plan to stimulate the economy. (AFP via Google News)

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Sport Games on 18 January 2009

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Atalanta - Inter : 3 - 1
  • Cagliari - Udinese : 2 - 0
  • Catania - Bologna : 1 - 2
  • Chievo - Napoli : 2 - 1
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Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Charleroi - Westerlo : 1 - 2
  • Germinal - Genk : 4 - 1
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La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Almeria - Ath Madrid : 1 - 1
  • Ath Bilbao - Valencia : 3 - 2
  • Getafe - Santander : 0 - 1
  • Malaga - Espanol : 4 - 0
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La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • Alicante - Alaves : 0 - 2
  • Eibar - Castellon : 0 - 1
  • Elche - Gimnastic : 2 - 0
  • Huesca - Xerez : 1 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 18, 2009 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Beyonce - Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
  2. Live Your Life - T.I. Featuring Rihanna
  3. Chopped 'N' Skrewed - T-Pain Featuring Ludacris
  4. Miss Independent - Ne-Yo
  5. Trading Places - Usher
  6. Green Light - John Legend Featuring Andre 3000
  7. Pop Champagne - Jim Jones & Ron Browz Featuring Juelz Santana
  8. IfULeave - Musiq Soulchild Featuring Mary J. Blige
  9. Put It On Ya - Plies Featuring Chris J
  10. T.I. - Whatever You Like
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
  2. Por Un Segundo - Aventura
  3. Marco Antonio Solis - No Molestar
  4. Te Regalo Amores - RKM & Ken-Y
  5. Lloro Por Ti - Enrique Iglesias
  6. Espero - Grupo Montez de Durango
  7. La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho - Y Que Quede Claro
  8. Inolvidable - Reik
  9. Dame Tu Amor - Alacranes Musical
  10. Cinco Minutos - Gloria Trevi


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


By: Patricia Cornwell

View our feature on Patricia Cornwell’s Scarpetta.From America’s #1 bestselling crime writers comes the extraordinary new Kay Scarpetta novel.Leaving behind her private forensic pathology practice in Charleston, South Carolina, Kay

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Breaking Dawn

By: Stephenie Meyer

When you loved the one who was killing you, it left you no options. How could you run, how could you fight, when doing so would hurt that beloved one? If your life was all you had to give, how ...

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Why We Suck

By: Denis Leary

The New York Times bestseller One of America’s most original and biting comic satirists, Denis Leary takes on all the poseurs, politicians, and pop culture icons who have sucked in public

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Wishful Drinking

By: Carrie Fisher

Finally, after four hit novels, Carrie Fisher comes clean (well, sort of ) with the crazy truth that is her life in her first-ever memoir.In

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Beatmania IIDX 17: Sirius

Beatmania IIDX 17: Sirius

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Music

Publisher: Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 Xbox 360 OS X

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Activision

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


Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood

Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood

Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Ubisoft

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Bailout Is a Windfall to Banks, if Not to Borrowers

Most banks that received bailout money are using it to pay down debt or to make investments, not lending. [..]

Indian Executive Is Said to Have Siphoned Cash

The founder of Satyam is said to have skimmed huge amounts of cash from the company, rather than padding its books as he has claimed. [..]

Home videos

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

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Studio: Diamond Edition DVD

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Behind Enemy Lines: Colombia

Studio: Direct-to-video DVD

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Wendy and Lucy

Studio: DVD

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District 9

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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