Monday April 20, 2009

US date format: 4/20/2009, UK date format: 20/4/2009

It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on April 20, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Jett Roberts . In that special week of April people in US were listening to Boom Boom Pow by The Black Eyed Peas. Angels & Demons, directed by Ron Howard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while The Yankee Years by Joe Torre and Tom Verducci was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Out of the Wild: The Alaska Experiment. If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Bigs 2 or Archibald's Adventures.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2009, at April 20 across the years or at April 2009 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 20, 2009?


Holidays

  • USA- National High Five Day
  • Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
  • Saint Victor (d.303)
  • Saint Marcellinus
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Events

  • Oracle announces it will acquire Sun Microsystems for more than US$7 billion.
  • The United States commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Columbine High School massacre in 1999 by Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold.
  • The 2009 Pulitzer Prizes are announced. (''New York Times'')
  • Oracle Corporation purchases Sun Microsystems for $7.4 billion. (MarketWatch)
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Movies

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Star Trek

Star Trek

Directed by: J.J. Abrams

Starring: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Simon Pegg, Leonard Nimoy

Country: United States of America

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Directed by: Niels Arden Oplev

Starring: Michael Nyqvist, Noomi Rapace, Ewa Fröling, Lena Endre

Country: United States of America

Coraline

Coraline

Directed by: Henry Selick

Starring: Dakota Fanning, Teri Hatcher, John Hodgman, Jennifer Saunders

Country: United States of America

Watchmen

Watchmen

Directed by: Zack Snyder

Starring: Jackie Earle Haley, Patrick Wilson, Carla Gugino, Malin Akerman

Country: United States of America

City Island

City Island

Directed by: Raymond De Felitta

Starring: Andy Garcia, Julianna Margulies, Steven Strait, Emily Mortimer

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 20, 2009?
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Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Blame It
  2. - Dead And Gone
  3. - Turnin Me On
  4. - Kiss Me Thru The Phone
  5. - Rockin' That Thang

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Tu No Eres Para Mi
  2. - El Amor
  3. - Te Presumo
  4. - Sin Ti...Sin Mi
  5. - Quiereme Mas
Sport Games on April 20, 2009

Sport Games on April 20, 2009


Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Munich 1860 - Kaiserslautern : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of April 20, 2009

Division 2

Football (France)
  • Montpellier - Lens : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of April 20, 2009

Championship

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Burnley - Sheffield United : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of April 20, 2009

Liga I

Football (Portugal)
  • Naval - Leixoes : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of April 20, 2009

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Out of the Wild: The Alaska Experiment

Out of the Wild: The Alaska Experiment

Diplomatic Immunity

Diplomatic Immunity

Directed by: Peter Maris

Kröd Mändoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire

Kröd Mändoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire

We're Alive

We're Alive

Starring: Jim Gleason, Nate Geez, Elisa Eliot, Claire Dodin

Country: United States of America

Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

Starring: Kent Williams, Iemasa Kayumi, Vic Mignogna, Romi Pak

Country: Japan

How old am I?

If April 20th, 2009 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Yankee Years by Joe Torre and Tom Verducci

The Yankee Years

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The definitive story of one of the greatest dynasties in baseball history, Joe Torre's New York Yankees. When Joe Torre took over as manager of the Yankees in 1996, they had not

Columbine by Dave Cullen

Columbine

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On April 20, 1999, two boys left an indelible stamp on the American psyche. Their goal was simple: to blow up their school, Oklahoma-City style, and to leave "a lasting impression

Handle With Care by Jodi Picoult

Handle With Care

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When Willow is born with severe osteogenesis imperfecta, her parents are devastated—she will suffer hundreds of broken bones as she grows, a lifetime of pain.

The Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

The Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Pie Society

By:

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER“I wonder how the book got to Guernsey? Perhaps there is some sort of secret homing instinct in books that brings them to their perfect readers.”

Borderline by Nevada Barr

Borderline

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The New York Times bestseller by the author of Winter Study. To list their spirits, Anna Pigeon and her husband head to Texas for a rafting trip on the

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

The Bigs 2

The Bigs 2

Platform: Xbox 360 PlayStation 3 PlayStation 2 Wii PlayStation Portable Nintendo DS

Genre: Sports Baseball

Publisher: 2K Sports

AI War: Fleet Command

AI War: Fleet Command

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux

Genre: Real-time Strategy

Publisher: Arcen Games

Academy of Champions: Soccer

Academy of Champions: Soccer

Platform: Wii

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Ubisoft

Archibald's Adventures

Archibald's Adventures

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

Genre: Action puzzle game

Armada 2526

Armada 2526

Platform: Microsoft Windows; Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: 4X

Publisher: Tri Synergy Iceberg Interactive

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $66.02
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $121.73
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $18.89
  • General Electric GE: opens at $12.00
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $100.29

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 97.98 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.2383 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.1686 CHF
  • 1 USD = 6.8341 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 126.64 JPY

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on April 20, 2009?

On April 20, 2009 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is April 20, 2009?

On April 20, 2009 the zodiac sign was Taurus.

Who was the US President on April 20, 2009?

On April 20, 2009 the US President was Barack Obama (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 20, 2009?

On April 20, 2009 the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour).

Who was the Pope on April 20, 2009?

On April 20, 2009 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on April 20, 2009?

On April 20, 2009 several famous people were born including, Jett Roberts.

Which famous people died on April 20, 2009?

Famous people died on April 20, 2009 include, Beata Asimakopoulou.


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