Monday 26 January 2009
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 26, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Just Dance by Lady GaGa.
The Private Lives of Pippa Lee, directed by Rebecca Miller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while Mounting Fears by Stuart Woods was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Trust Me.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Calling or Cosmic Nitro.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 26 January 2009
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Which were the important events of 26 January 2009 ?
- Roman Empire - third day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra.
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Timothy and Titus
- Saint Paula
- Saint Alberic
- Margaret of Hungary
- International Holocaust Remembrance Day
- Uganda - Liberation Day.
- India - Republic Day - One of only three state holidays in India, celebrated with pomp and a military parade in New Delhi.
- International Customs Day.
- Australia - Australia Day.
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- The world's largest drug company, Pfizer of New York, announces it will acquire rival Wyeth for US$68 billion.
- Rioting breaks out in Antananarivo, Madagascar, sparking a political crisis that will result in the replacement of President Marc Ravalomanana with Andry Rajoelina.
- The United States Senate confirms Timothy F. Geithner as Secretary of the Treasury. (''The New York Times'')
- 2008–2009 Israel–Gaza conflict:
- An Israeli soldier is killed and three others injured in a bombing at the Gaza Strip border. (BBC)
- Nine youths are arrested for alleged nationalist attacks on Arabs in Upper Nazareth. (''Jerusalem Post'')
- Icelandic Prime Minister Geir Haarde announces the collapse of his coalition government in the wake of the country's financial crisis. (BBC)
- A gunman kills two people and injures seven others in Portland, Oregon, before shooting and critically wounding himself. (Sky News)
- Forty people are killed when a riverboat sinks in central Vietnam. (CNN)
- A state of emergency is declared in Coatesville, Pennsylvania, following a series of arson attacks. (''USA Today'')
- A set of human octuplets are born alive for the second time in the United States. (''Los Angeles Times'')
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Beyonce - Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
- Live Your Life - T.I. Featuring Rihanna
- Chopped 'N' Skrewed - T-Pain Featuring Ludacris
- Pop Champagne - Jim Jones & Ron Browz Featuring Juelz Santana
- She Got Her Own - Ne-Yo Featuring Jamie Foxx & Fabolous
- IfULeave - Musiq Soulchild Featuring Mary J. Blige
- Diva - Beyonce
- Trading Places - Usher
- Kanye West - Heartless
- Miss Independent - Ne-Yo
Top #10 Latin songs
- Por Un Segundo - Aventura
- No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
- Espero - Grupo Montez de Durango
- Cinco Minutos - Gloria Trevi
- Te Regalo Amores - RKM & Ken-Y
- Te Presumo - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Inolvidable - Reik
- La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho - Y Que Quede Claro
- El Ultimo Beso - Vicente Fernandez
- Maldito Licor - El Chapo de Sinaloa
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
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $48.68
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $42.64
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $47.90
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $35.78
- 1 CHF = 6.0139 CNY
- 1 CAD = 5.5899 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9294 CHF
- 1 AUD = 4.5117 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?