Tuesday 24 February 2009
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on February 24, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Right Round by Flo Rida.
I Love You, Man, directed by John Hamburg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while Fool by Christopher Moore was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Diplomatic Immunity.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battlefield 1943 or Scribblenauts.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 24 February 2009
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Which were the important events of 24 February 2009 ?
- Independence Day in Estonia (1918; the Soviet period is considered illegal annexation).
- Flag Day in MTxico.
- St. Sergius
- Dragobete in Romania.
- St. Matthias
- St. Modest
- St. Edelbert
- Blessed Ameel of Ter Duinen
- Regifugium, in the Roman calendar.
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- C R Johnson: American freestyle skier (Born 1983).
- United States President Barack Obama addresses a joint session of Congress. (BBC)
- The U.S. Senate confirms Hilda Solis as the Secretary of Labor. (''USA Today'')
- Two people are killed and 28 injured in an apartment-building fire in New York City's Chinatown. (UPI)
- Iraq's National Museum reopens for the first time since being looted during the U.S. Armed Forces' invasion in 2003. (Al Jazeera)
- Six people and an infant are injured in a shooting during Mardi Gras in New Orleans, United States. (BBC)
- Sweden's government announces the engagement of Crown Princess Victoria and personal trainer Daniel Westling. (''The Local'')
- The National Front marches on Thailand's Government House, demanding an early election. (Bloomberg)
- The Taliban announces a ceasefire in its war in northwest Pakistan's Swat Valley. (Reuters)
- NASA's Orbiting Carbon Observatory lands in the Pacific Ocean near Antarctica after failing to reach Earth's orbit. (Sky News)
- Ireland's Stock Exchange falls to its lowest level since 1995. (RTÉ)
- Iraq's Police Service kills an Iraqi interpreter and injures at least three U.S. soldiers in Mosul. (BBC)
- At least 15 people are killed and 90 injured in heavy fighting in Mogadishu, Somalia. (BBC)
- U.S. President Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Taro Aso pledge to cooperate in stimulating economic demand and combating protectionism. (BBC)
- Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi and French President Nicolas Sarkozy agree to cooperate in reviving nuclear power in Italy. (BBC)
- Teachers in Zimbabwe will end their strike action upon receiving government aid. (BBC)
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Sport Games on 24 February 2009
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Crystal Palace - Birmingham : 0 - 0
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Crawley Town - Lewes : 5 - 1
- Grays - Cambridge : 0 - 1
- Histon - Barrow : 2 - 0
- Northwich - Kettering Town : 0 - 0
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Berwick - Annan Athletic : 1 - 1
League 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Brighton - Northampton : 1 - 1
- Cheltenham - Millwall : 1 - 3
- Colchester - Stockport : 1 - 0
- Crewe - Yeovil : 2 - 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Blame It - Jamie Foxx Featuring T-Pain
- Turnin Me On - Keri Hilson Featuring Lil Wayne
- Diva - Beyonce
- Rockin' That Thang - The-Dream
- She Got Her Own - Ne-Yo Featuring Jamie Foxx & Fabolous
- Kanye West - Heartless
- Beep - Bobby V Featuring Yung Joc
- Just Like Me - Jamie Foxx Featuring T.I.
- Beyonce - Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
- Ne-Yo - Mad
Top #10 Latin songs
- Te Presumo - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Espero - Grupo Montez de Durango
- Por Un Segundo - Aventura
- No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
- El Ultimo Beso - Vicente Fernandez
- Cinco Minutos - Gloria Trevi
- Me Estas Tentando - Wisin & Yandel Featuring Nesty
- Maldito Licor - El Chapo de Sinaloa
- Te Regalo Amores - RKM & Ken-Y
- Virtual Diva - Don Omar
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
The British government’s minority stake in the Royal Bank of Scotland has ballooned to 68 percent. [..]
The European Union is preparing to impose trade duties on U.S. biofuels to prevent American producers from putting European producers out of business, diplomats said. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $48.95
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $37.80
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $42.35
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $29.15
- 1 CHF = 5.8916 CNY
- 1 CAD = 5.5033 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.933 CHF
- 1 AUD = 4.4471 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?