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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..

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What the sky looked like on 26 January 2009

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Private Lives of Pippa Lee

Directed by: Rebecca Miller

Starring: Robin Wright, Alan Arkin, Mike Binder, Winona Ryder

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The Countess

Directed by: Julie Delpy

Starring: Julie Delpy, Daniel Brühl, William Hurt, Anamaria Marinca

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Coraline

Directed by: Henry Selick

Starring: Dakota Fanning, Teri Hatcher, John Hodgman, Jennifer Saunders

Country: United States

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Polytechnique

Directed by: Denis Villeneuve

Starring: Maxim Gaudette, Sébastien Huberdeau, Karine Vanasse, Martin Watier

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Fanboys

Directed by: Kyle Newman

Starring: Dan Fogler, Jay Baruchel, Kristen Bell, Sam Huntington

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Trust Me

Directed by: Andrew Kazamia

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Push

Directed by: Paul McGuigan

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Secret Millionaire

Directed by: Michael Scott

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Closing Time

Directed by: Hans Lietz

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The Shift

Directed by: Lee Cipolla

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 January 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • 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
  • Polycarp
  • Saint Alberic
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • 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)

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Sport Games on 26 January 2009

Conference
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Burton - Barrow : 2 - 1
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Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Ancona - Treviso : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 26 January 2009

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 26, 2009 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2009 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Beyonce - Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
  2. Live Your Life - T.I. Featuring Rihanna
  3. Chopped 'N' Skrewed - T-Pain Featuring Ludacris
  4. Pop Champagne - Jim Jones & Ron Browz Featuring Juelz Santana
  5. She Got Her Own - Ne-Yo Featuring Jamie Foxx & Fabolous
  6. IfULeave - Musiq Soulchild Featuring Mary J. Blige
  7. Diva - Beyonce
  8. Trading Places - Usher
  9. Kanye West - Heartless
  10. Miss Independent - Ne-Yo
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Por Un Segundo - Aventura
  2. No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
  3. Espero - Grupo Montez de Durango
  4. Cinco Minutos - Gloria Trevi
  5. Te Regalo Amores - RKM & Ken-Y
  6. Te Presumo - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
  7. Inolvidable - Reik
  8. La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho - Y Que Quede Claro
  9. El Ultimo Beso - Vicente Fernandez
  10. Maldito Licor - El Chapo de Sinaloa

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Mounting Fears

By: Stuart Woods

President Will lee?s vice-president just died during surgery, and Lee?s new pick may be hiding something from his past. Meanwhile, rogue CIA agent Teddy Fay is plotting revenge on CIA Director

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Fire And Ice

By: Julie Garwood

Sophie Rose is a crime reporter at a major Chicago newspaper and the daughter of Bobby Rose, a charming gentleman and big-time thief.

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New Moon

By: Stephenie Meyer

Legions of readers entranced by Twilight are hungry for more and they won't be disappointed. In New Moon, Stephenie Meyer delivers another irresistible combination of romance and suspense with a supernatural twist.

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American Lion

By: Jon Meacham

Andrew Jackson, his intimate circle of friends, and his tumultuous times are at the heart of this remarkable book about the man who rose from nothing to create the modern presidency.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cosmic Nitro

Cosmic Nitro

Platform: iOS

Publisher: Galcon

Calling

Calling

Platform: Wii

Genre: Survival horror

Publisher: JP Hudson Soft; NA Hudson Soft; EU Konami

Blue Dragon: Awakened Shadow

Blue Dragon: Awakened Shadow

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: RPG

CellFactor: Psychokinetic Wars

CellFactor: Psychokinetic Wars

Platform: PlayStation 3 (PSN), Xbox 360 (XBLA), Microsoft Windows (Direct2Drive)

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Ubisoft

Blood of Bahamut

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Square Enix

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • 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
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.0139 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 5.5899 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.9294 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 4.5117 CNY

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Taken

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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The Edge of Love

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Eden Log

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Gooby

Studio: DVD

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