Saturday 19 December 2009
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 19, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Empire State Of Mind by Jay-Z.
The Pool Boys, directed by J.B. Rogers, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while Stones Into Schools by Greg Mortenson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching World War II in Color.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Boom Blox Bash Party or Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars – Director's Cut.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 19 December 2009
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- 2003 - the events of the fictional docu-drama The Day Britain Stopped take place.
- Roman festivals - Opalia
- Also see December 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 19 December
- The North American blizzard of 2009 produces record snowfall, causing power outages, deaths, and impacting retail sales. (BBC)
- Iraq deploys troops on its border with Iran to monitor a disputed oil well seized by Iranian troops, while an arbitration commission is established to resolve the dispute. (Press TV)
- NASA releases the first ever photo of liquid outside of Earth, in the form of sunlight reflecting on a lake on Saturn's largest moon, Titan. (CNN)
- Serbians, Macedonians, and Montenegrins are able to travel to continental Europe without a visa from this day on. (''The Independent'')
- Pope Benedict XVI declares two of his predecessors, John Paul II and Pius XII to be Venerable, the second step toward sainthood. (Deutsche Welle)
- A 6.4 Mampsubampwamp/subamp earthquake strikes Taiwan collapsing one building. (Reuters)
- Madagascar's President Andry Rajoelina dismisses his Prime Minister, Eugène Mangalaza, whom he appointed in October. (Al Jazeera)
- The Fatah movement in the West Bank rejects local mediation between itself and Hamas. (Xinhua)
- Iran's military prosecutor charges three officials with killing three people at a detention centre used to house post-election protesters. (BBC)
- A faction from the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta says it carried out an attack on an oil pipeline, breaking a ceasefire agreed upon with the Nigerian government. (Xinhua)
- The Cambodian government expels 22 Chinese Muslim Uyghurs who arrived in the country back to China, despite criticism from the UN. (''The Straits Times'')
- Freezing conditions cause electrical faults in the Channel Tunnel between Great Britain and France, isolating 2,000 passengers in five trains. The situation is coupled with disruptions at London Heathrow Airport and traffic delays due to snowy conditions in the south-east of England. (''The Financial Times'')
- Police recruit sniffer dogs and detectives in their hunt for the ''Arbeit macht frei'' sign missing from Auschwitz as appeals for its return are made by Israel, Poland and the European Union. (''The Times'')
- Scientists announced the discovery of GJ 1214 b, an ocean planet orbiting a star in the Ophiuchus constellation. (''Nature'')
- In association football, FC Barcelona sets a new record by winning all 6 possible competitions (The Sextuple) in one year. (The Guardian)
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Sport Games on 19 December 2009
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Genk - Waregem : 2 - 2
- Kortrijk - Westerlo : 1 - 1
- Lokeren - Gent : 0 - 1
- Roeselare - St Truiden : 1 - 2
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bayern Munich - Hertha : 5 - 2
- Dortmund - Freiburg : 1 - 0
- Ein Frankfurt - Wolfsburg : 2 - 2
- Hannover - Bochum : 2 - 3
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Greuther Furth - Karlsruhe : 1 - 4
- Hansa Rostock - Fortuna Dusseldorf : 2 - 1
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ath Bilbao - Osasuna : 2 - 0
- Real Madrid - Zaragoza : 6 - 0
- Sevilla - Getafe : 1 - 2
Planetary positions on this day
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Top #10 R&B songs
- Papers - Usher
- I Invented Sex - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
- Money To Blow - Birdman Featuring Lil Wayne & Drake
- Empire State Of Mind - Jay-Z + Alicia Keys
- It Kills Me - Melanie Fiona
- Bad Habits - Maxwell
- Baby By Me - 50 Cent Featuring Ne-Yo
- Say Aah - Trey Songz Featuring Fabolous
- Pretty Wings - Maxwell
- Forever - Drake Featuring Kanye West, Lil Wayne & Eminem
Top #10 Latin songs
- Gracias A Ti - Wisin & Yandel Featuring Enrique Iglesias
- Me Gusta Todo De Ti - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Looking For Paradise - Alejandro Sanz Featuring Alicia Keys
- Esclavo De Sus Besos - David Bisbal
- Hay Ojitos - Intocable
- Te Ira Mejor Sin Mi - Joan Sebastian
- La Calabaza - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga - Derecho De Antiguedad
- Ni Rosas Ni Juguetes - Paulina Rubio
- Espinoza Paz - Lo Intentamos
Top #10 Rock songs
- Break - Three Days Grace
- I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin
- Foo Fighters - Wheels
- Muse - Uprising
- Weezer - (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
- Alice In Chains - Check My Brain
- If You Only Knew - Shinedown
- Kings And Queens - Thirty Seconds To Mars
- Savior - Rise Against
- Pearl Jam - The Fixer
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