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Tuesday 27 January 2009

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 27, 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 Animals Make Us Human by Temple Grandin and Catherine Johnson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Trust Me. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Anno 1404 or Beat It!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 27 January 2009

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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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Directed by: Henry Selick

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

Country: United States

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Directed by: Denis Villeneuve

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

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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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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 27 January 2009 ?

  • UN ? International Holocaust Memorial Day
  • Germany ? Gedenktag fnr die Opfer des Nationalsozialismus (Commemoration Day for the Victims of National Socialism).
  • Catholicism ? Catholic Schools Week.
  • Poland ? Dzie? Pami?ci Ofiar Nazizmu (Memorial Day for the Victims of Nazism).
  • Italy ? Giorno della Memoria (Memorial Day).
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • John Updike: American writer, a prolific novelist and a perfectionist.
  • In Los Angeles, California, a woman gives birth to octuplets, believed to be only the second set of eight babies born in the United States.
  • American novelist John Updike (Pulitzer prize for Rabbit series, Rabbit, Run, Couples, Rabbit Redux, The Witches of Eastwick, Memories of the Ford Administration) dies at age 76 from lung cancer.
  • Sir Paul Stephenson is appointed Commissioner of London's Metropolitan Police Service. (BBC)
  • At least one person is killed and eight wounded by Israeli attacks on the Gaza Strip. (Australian News)
  • Seven people die in a murder-suicide in Wilmington, California. (mercurynews.com)

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Sport Games on 27 January 2009

Division 2
Football (France)
  • Dijon - Amiens : 2 - 1
  • Metz - Ajaccio : 3 - 2
  • Sedan - Troyes : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 27 January 2009
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barnsley - Ipswich : 1 - 2
  • Birmingham - Derby : 1 - 0
  • Blackpool - QPR : 0 - 3
  • Charlton - Crystal Palace : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 27 January 2009
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Altrincham - York : 1 - 1
  • Ebbsfleet - Crawley Town : 4 - 4
  • Grays - Weymouth : 1 - 1
  • Kidderminster - Histon : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of 27 January 2009
League 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Bristol Rvs - Cheltenham : 3 - 2
  • Colchester - Northampton : 2 - 1
  • Hartlepool - Carlisle : 2 - 2
  • Hereford - Millwall : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of 27 January 2009

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 27, 2009 - Geocentric view

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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


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

Animals Make Us Human

By: Temple Grandin and Catherine Johnson

The best-selling animal advocate Temple Grandin offers the most exciting exploration of how animals feel since The Hidden Life of Dogs.In

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Why We Suck

By: Denis Leary

The New York Times bestseller One of America’s most original and biting comic satirists, Denis Leary takes on all the poseurs, politicians, and pop culture icons who have sucked in public

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Hot, Flat, And Crowded

By: Thomas L. Friedman

A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of the Year A Washington Post Best Book of the Year A Businessweek Best Business Book of the Year A Chicago Tribune Best

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The Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Pie Society

By: Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER“I wonder how the book got to Guernsey? Perhaps there is some sort of secret homing instinct in books that brings them to their perfect readers.”

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

7th Dragon

7th Dragon

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Sega

AFL Challenge

AFL Challenge

Platform: PlayStation Portable, PlayStation Network

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Tru Blu Entertainment Sony Computer Entertainment

Anno 1404

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: City-building, business simulation, real-time strategy

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Mac OS X, Linux, Wii U

Genre: Platform, puzzle

Publisher: Nobilis

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Beat It!

Beat It!

Platform: iOS

Genre: Rhythm game

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Home Insurance: What You Need to Know

Here’s how to make sure you get the right coverage for your largest and most important investment. [..]

Screen Actors Guild Fires Its Executive Director

Members of the Screen Actors Guild forced the firing of Doug Allen in a bid to restart long-stalled negotiations. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $49.00
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $43.31
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $49.26
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $35.83
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 5.9925 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 5.561 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.9281 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 4.5193 CNY

Home videos

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

Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li

Studio: Unrated DVD and Blu-ray

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Ghosts of Girlfriends Past

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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The Midnight Meat Train

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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17 Again

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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