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Wednesday 28 January 2009

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 28, 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 American Lion by Jon Meacham was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Trust Me. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ant Nation or Black Mirror II: Reigning Evil.
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What the sky looked like on 28 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 28 January 2009 ?

  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Billy Powell: American keyboard player and songwriter (Lynyrd Skynyrd) (d. 2009).
  • The US House of Representatives passes President Barack Obama's US$819 billion economic stimulus package, voting 244 to 188.
  • Lynyrd Skynyrd keyboard player Billy Powell dies at the age of 56 of a suspected heart attack in Florida.
  • The United States House of Representatives passes the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. (''The New York Times'')
  • Winter storms across the Midwestern United States have killed 19 people and cut electricity to 600,000 homes and businesses from Oklahoma to West Virginia. (ABC News)
  • A former New South Wales Police Force superintendent claims there was an attempted assassination of Queen Elizabeth II at Bowenfels railway station during a 1970 Royal Tour of Australia. (AFP via Google News)

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Sport Games on 28 January 2009

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Atalanta - Bologna : 0 - 1
  • Cagliari - Siena : 1 - 0
  • Catania - Inter : 0 - 2
  • Chievo - Lecce : 1 - 1
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Football (United Kingdom)
  • Coventry - Cardiff : 0 - 2
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League 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Chesterfield - Exeter : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 28 January 2009
Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Blackburn - Bolton : 2 - 2
  • Chelsea - Middlesbrough : 2 - 0
  • Everton - Arsenal : 1 - 1
  • Man City - Newcastle : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 28 January 2009

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 28, 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 ?

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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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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By: Vicki Myron with Bret Witter


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The Ascent Of Money

By: Niall Ferguson

A richly original look at the origins of money and how it makes the world go ?roundNiall Ferguson follows the money to tell the human story behind the evolution of our

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Ant Nation

Ant Nation

Platform: Wii (WiiWare), Nintendo DS

Genre: Real time strategy

Publisher: Konami

Black Mirror II: Reigning Evil

Black Mirror II: Reigning Evil

Platform: Windows

Genre: Adventure, horror

Publisher: Viva Media

Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood

Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood

Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Ubisoft

Lego Rock Band

Lego Rock Band

Platform: Nintendo DS; PlayStation 3; Wii; Xbox 360

Genre: Rhythm

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Big Bang Mini

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Action

Publisher: SouthPeak Interactive

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $49.20
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $45.67
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $49.44
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $36.46
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 5.9362 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 5.6458 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.9494 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 4.5549 CNY

Home videos

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

Back to the Future Part II

Studio: Special Edition DVD

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Powder Blue

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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The Tigger Movie

Studio: 10th Anniversary Edition DVD

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Paris 36

Studio: DVD

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