Tuesday 22 December 2009
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on December 22, 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.
Leap Year, directed by Anand Tucker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while The National Parks by Dayton Duncan and Ken Burns 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 Boku no Natsuyasumi 4 or A Boy and His Blob.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 22 December 2009
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Which were the important events of 22 December 2009 ?
- R.C. Saints - commemoration of Frances Xavier Cabrini
- Spain: the main draw of Spanish National Lottery, where it is a Christmas tradition.
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Capricorn
- In the Northern Hemisphere, the winter solstice occurs on or very close to this date. In the Southern Hemisphere, the summer solstice occurs around this time.
- Also see December 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Japan - T?ji (winter solstice)
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 22 December
- The US White House appoints former eBay and Microsoft executive Howard Schmidt as its cybersecurity chief.
- Sudan's parliament approves a law on a possible referendum on Southern Sudan's independence. (AFP)
- Maoist supporters in Nepal set a one month deadline for the formation of a unity government, vowing to launch an indefinite strike if the demand was not met. (''Asian Tribune'')
- A suicide bomb attack in Peshawar, north-western Pakistan, kills three and injures at least seventeen. (BBC)
- The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation releases more than 300 pages of previously classified documents belonging to pop icon Michael Jackson who died earlier in the year. (''The Daily Telegraph'')
- Eight Russian circus tigers and a lioness are found dead in Yakutsk having succumbed to intense heat while embarking on a 20-hour drive across Siberia. One dog survives. (BBC)
- Eurostar finally resumes services after three days of continent-wide weather-related outages. (''Financial Times'')
- Serbia formally submits its application to join the European Union. (BBC)
- It is revealed that the fugitive brother of Gerry Adams has been located in County Sligo after the politician appeals for him to make his whereabouts known. (BBC)
- Two sheriff's deputies are injured and a suspect dies in a shooting in Pierce County, Washington, USA. (''San Francisco Chronicle'')
- An armed conflict in Dungu (Dongo), Équateur Province of Democratic Republic of the Congo has escalated. By 10 December the conflict has left 100 dead and forced 115 000 people to flee their homes. (Algoa FM)
- A priest in York causes controversy when he says shoplifting from large national chain stores is acceptable in certain circumstances. (''The Irish Times'')
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Sport Games on 22 December 2009
Division 2Football (France)
- Bastia - Tours : 3 - 1
- Chateauroux - Ajaccio : 1 - 2
- Dijon - Brest : 1 - 3
- Guingamp - Clermont : 1 - 1
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Lens - St Etienne : 1 - 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- I Invented Sex - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
- Money To Blow - Birdman Featuring Lil Wayne & Drake
- It Kills Me - Melanie Fiona
- Papers - Usher
- Empire State Of Mind - Jay-Z + Alicia Keys
- Say Aah - Trey Songz Featuring Fabolous
- Baby By Me - 50 Cent Featuring Ne-Yo
- Bad Habits - Maxwell
- BedRock - Young Money Featuring Lloyd
- Pretty Wings - Maxwell
Top #10 Latin songs
- Me Gusta Todo De Ti - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Looking For Paradise - Alejandro Sanz Featuring Alicia Keys
- Se Me Va La Voz - Alejandro Fernandez
- Gracias A Ti - Wisin & Yandel Featuring Enrique Iglesias
- Estuve - Alejandro Fernandez
- Hay Ojitos - Intocable
- Te Ira Mejor Sin Mi - Joan Sebastian
- La Calabaza - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Dile Al Amor - Aventura
- Esclavo De Sus Besos - David Bisbal
Top #10 Rock songs
- Break - Three Days Grace
- I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin
- Muse - Uprising
- Foo Fighters - Wheels
- Weezer - (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
- If You Only Knew - Shinedown
- Alice In Chains - Check My Brain
- Kings And Queens - Thirty Seconds To Mars
- Savior - Rise Against
- Pearl Jam - The Fixer
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
ABC and CBS are among the networks that are considering joining an Apple venture, people close to the talks said. [..]
Federal officials had raised “serious, significant and consequential national security” concerns about the purchase of Firstgold, a small Nevada mine. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $43.30
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $64.67
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $69.38
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $51.94
- 1 CHF = 6.5119 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.458 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9919 CHF
- 1 AUD = 5.985 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?