Saturday 22 August 2009
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 22, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of August people in US were listening to I Gotta Feeling by The Black Eyed Peas.
Up in the Air, directed by Jason Reitman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while Rules Of Vengeance by Christopher Reich was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching My Fair Lady.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing BlazBlue: Continuum Shift or Call of Duty: Modern Warfare: Mobilized.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 22 August 2009
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Which were the important events of 22 August 2009 ?
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- Elmer Kelton: American journalist and writer, known particularly for his Western novels.
- Cardinal Seán Brady, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland, criticises Ireland's Civil Partnership Bill, which gives statutory partnership rights to same-sex couples. (''Sunday Independent'')
- Argentina's Foreign Affairs Ministry “harshly condemns” the nomination of Ahmad Vahidi to serve as Iran's Defence Minister as he is a suspected international terrorist sought by Interpol in connection with the 1994 attack on AMIA Jewish community centre in Buenos Aires. (MercoPress)
- Islamic insurgents attack a government checkpoint in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, sparking a gunbattle that kills at least five people on the first day of Ramadan. (IOL)
- The militant group Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta hands over hundreds of weapons to the Nigerian government as part of a weapons amnesty. (IOL)
- Officials from North and South Korea meet for talks for the first time in two years. (Yonhap)
- Niger's police use tear gas to injure and arrest several people during clashes with opponents of a new constitution that would enable President Mamadou Tandja to seek unlimited mandates. (IOL)
- Thousands of Venezuelans join rival marches in Caracas over a controversial education law that critics say strengthens President Hugo Chávez's grip over schools and universities. (BBC)
- Taliban official Hakeemullah Mehsud is selected as the new head of the Pakistani Taliban, a local Taliban commander in Pakistan's federally administered tribal areas confirms. (CNN)
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Sport Games on 22 August 2009
Serie AItalian Football
- Bologna - Fiorentina : 1 - 1
- Siena - Milan : 1 - 2
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Gent - Lokeren : 4 - 1
- Germinal - Mechelen : 1 - 3
- St Truiden - Roeselare : 2 - 1
- Waregem - Anderlecht : 0 - 2
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Dortmund - Stuttgart : 1 - 1
- FC Koln - Ein Frankfurt : 0 - 0
- Freiburg - Leverkusen : 0 - 5
- Mainz - Bayern Munich : 2 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Bielefeld - Augsburg : 1 - 2
- St Pauli - Duisburg : 2 - 2
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Pretty Wings - Maxwell
- Break Up - Mario Featuring Gucci Mane & Sean Garrett
- Best I Ever Had - Drake
- Ego - Beyonce
- Last Chance - Ginuwine
- Trust - Keyshia Cole Duet With Monica
- Successful - Drake Featuring Trey Songz & Lil Wayne
- Every Girl - Young Money
- Trey Songz - I Need A Girl
- Wetter (Calling You Daddy) - Twista Featuring Erika Shevon
Top #10 Latin songs
- Espinoza Paz - Lo Intentamos
- Shakira - Loba
- Ya Es Muy Tarde - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- El Amor - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- Causa Y Efecto - Paulina Rubio
- Abusadora - Wisin & Yandel
- Nelly Furtado - Manos Al Aire
- Luis Enrique - Yo No Se Manana
- Comprendeme - German Montero
- Sufre - Dareyes de La Sierra
Top #10 Rock songs
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
The growth in Asia’s appetite for U.S. Treasuries is slowing, which means the United States may have to find others to finance its debt. [..]
James E. Press, who was lured to Chrysler after 37 years at Toyota, is believed to be leaving. [..]
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?