Friday 23 October 2009
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on October 23, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of October people in US were listening to 3 by Britney Spears.
Everybody's Fine, directed by Kirk Jones, 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 Fear Clinic.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Big Bang Mini or All Star Cheer Squad 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 23 October 2009
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Which were the important events of 23 October 2009 ?
- Chemistry: Mole Day
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Scorpio in Western tropical astrology.
- Hungary - National Day (revolution of 1956 and the proclamation of the Republic of Hungary in 1989)
- Also see October 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - Saint Giovanni da Capistrano; Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius
- French Republican Calendar - CTleri (Celery) Day, second day in the Month of Brumaire
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- At the end of their three-week synod in the Vatican, more than 200 African Roman Catholic bishops issue a 12-page document urging what they call corrupt political leaders on the continent to repent their sins or resign and criticising multinational companies who exploit and destroy the earth. (CBC)
- Bernard Fellay, Superior General of the Society of St. Pius X, says that the Vatican is considering the possibility of converting the Lefebvrist group into a personal prelature. (Pakistan Christian TV)
- A universal mobile phone charger that works with any handset is approved by the International Telecommunication Union. (BBC)
- Jean Todt defeats Ari Vatanen in an election to become the new head of the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile, replacing former head Max Mosley, who held the position for 16 years. (BBC)
- The UK GDP contracts by 0.4% between July and September, meaning that the United Kingdom has been contracting for 6 successive quarters for the first time since records were kept in 1955. (RTÉ)
- The Swiss Government says that the United States has formally requested the extradition of film director Roman Polanski for having unlawful sex with an underage girl in 1977. (Yahoo)
- A huge explosion rips through an upmarket area of Peshawar in Pakistan. Yahoo News)
- A huge explosion occurs at an oil refinery in Cataño, Puerto Rico. (Reuters)
- Vitit Muntarbhorn, United Nations Special Rapporteur for North Korea, says the country should improve its ampquotabysmalampquot rights record, adding it should provide food to over 8 million citizens. (BBC)
- The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) launches its first human rights body, the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR). (Associated Press)
- A white Kenyan, Thomas P. G. Cholmondeley, is released after five months of an eight month prison sentence for manslaughter. (BBC)
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Sport Games on 23 October 2009
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Lokeren - Genk : 0 - 2
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Leverkusen - Dortmund : 1 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Ahlen - Augsburg : 1 - 3
- Greuther Furth - Koblenz : 1 - 2
- Kaiserslautern - Fortuna Dusseldorf : 0 - 2
Division 2Football (France)
- Bastia - Le Havre : 1 - 1
- Brest - Strasbourg : 1 - 1
- Caen - Angers : 2 - 1
- Dijon - Nantes : 1 - 2
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Pretty Wings - Maxwell
- Break Up - Mario Featuring Gucci Mane & Sean Garrett
- Run This Town - Jay-Z, Rihanna & Kanye West
- Wasted - Gucci Mane Featuring Plies Or OJ Da Juiceman
- Under - Pleasure P
- Successful - Drake Featuring Trey Songz & Lil Wayne
- God In Me - Mary Mary Featuring Kierra "KiKi" Sheard
- Forever - Drake Featuring Kanye West, Lil Wayne & Eminem
- Number One - R. Kelly Featuring Keri Hilson
- Bad Habits - Maxwell
Top #10 Latin songs
- Shakira - Loba
- Esclavo De Sus Besos - David Bisbal
- Te Ira Mejor Sin Mi - Joan Sebastian
- Nelly Furtado - Manos Al Aire
- Su Veneno - Aventura
- Espinoza Paz - Lo Intentamos
- Looking For Paradise - Alejandro Sanz Featuring Alicia Keys
- Mi Cama Huele A Ti - Tito "El Bambino" El Parton Featuring Zion & Lennox
- Recuerdame - La Quinta Estacion A Dueto Con Marc Anthony
- Te Ves Fatal - El Trono de Mexico
Top #10 Rock songs
- Alice In Chains - Check My Brain
- Foo Fighters - Wheels
- Jars - Chevelle
- I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin
- Pearl Jam - The Fixer
- Muse - Uprising
- Break - Three Days Grace
- Weezer - (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
- You're Going Down - Sick Puppies
- Overcome - Creed
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
The country’s 8.9 percent growth in the quarter was largely fueled by a generous stimulus package, but some are worried it might lead to a bubble and inflation. [..]
The investment banking unit rebounded from a loss in the same period last year. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $44.16
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $59.88
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $66.00
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $49.08
- 1 CHF = 6.7623 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.4885 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9586 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.3 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?