Sunday February 22, 2009
US date format: 2/22/2009, UK date format: 22/2/2009
It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 22, 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 Scarlett Starr .
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Crack A Bottle by Eminem.
The Steam Experiment, directed by Philippe Martinez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while New Moon by Stephenie Meyer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Trust Me.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bad Rats: The Rats' Revenge or Captain Forever.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 22, 2009?
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- Saint Lucia - independence (1979).
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- In Los Angeles, California, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences holds its Oscar awards ceremony. Best Picture: Slumdog Millionaire
- A bomb kills one person and injures 20 others in the Khan el-Khalili souq of Cairo, Egypt. (Reuters)
- An Al-Shabaab suicide attack kills at least 11 and injures 15 more Burundian peacekeepers on an African Union military base in Mogadishu, Somalia. (BBC)
- Greek convicts Vassilis Paleokostas and Alket Rizai escape from Athens' Korydallos Prison via a helicopter. (BBC)
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- Scarlett Starr: English child of noted parent, her...
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 22, 2009?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Jamie Foxx Featuring T-Pain - Blame It
- Ne-Yo Featuring Jamie Foxx & Fabolous - She Got Her Own
- Beyonce - Diva
- Keri Hilson Featuring Lil Wayne - Turnin Me On
- Beyonce - Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
- The-Dream - Rockin' That Thang
- Kanye West - Heartless
- Jamie Foxx Featuring T.I. - Just Like Me
- Jim Jones & Ron Browz Featuring Juelz Santana - Pop Champagne
- Musiq Soulchild Featuring Mary J. Blige - IfULeave
Top #5 Latin songs
- Vicente Fernandez - El Ultimo Beso
- Aventura - Por Un Segundo
- Luis Fonsi - No Me Doy Por Vencido
- Grupo Montez de Durango - Espero
- Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga - Te Presumo
Sport Games on February 22, 2009
Serie AItalian Football
- Catania - Reggina : 2 - 0
- Fiorentina - Chievo : 2 - 1
- Lecce - Lazio : 0 - 2
- Milan - Cagliari : 1 - 0
- Napoli - Genoa : 0 - 1
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Standard : 4 - 2
- Westerlo - Club Brugge : 1 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Leverkusen - Hamburg : 1 - 2
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Ahlen - Oberhausen : 1 - 3
- Duisburg - Munich 1860 : 4 - 1
- Frankfurt FSV - Osnabruck : 1 - 0
- Koblenz - Greuther Furth : 3 - 0
- Nurnberg - Wehen : 1 - 0
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Days to next February 22If February 22, 2009 is your birthday you're 11 years, 5 months, 12 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 19 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- When Consumers Cut Back: An Object Lesson From Japan Japan offers a peek at how thrift can take lasting hold of a consumer society, to disastrous effect. [..]
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