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Saturday 29 August 2009

It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 29, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to I Gotta Feeling by The Black Eyed Peas. Mr. Nobody, directed by Jaco Van Dormael, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while The Wilderness Warrior by Douglas Brinkley was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching My Fair Lady. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cogs or Company of Heroes Online.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 29 August 2009

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Movies

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

Mr. Nobody

Directed by: Jaco Van Dormael

Starring: Jared Leto, Sarah Polley, Diane Kruger, Linh Dan Pham

Country: United States

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A Single Man

Directed by: Tom Ford

Starring: Colin Firth, Julianne Moore, Matthew Goode, Nicholas Hoult

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The Men Who Stare at Goats

Directed by: Grant Heslov

Starring: Ewan McGregor, George Clooney, Kevin Spacey, Jeff Bridges

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Jennifer's Body

Directed by: Karyn Kusama

Starring: Megan Fox, Amanda Seyfried, Adam Brody, Johnny Simmons

Country: United States

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Up in the Air

Directed by: Jason Reitman

Starring: George Clooney, Vera Farmiga, Anna Kendrick, Jason Bateman

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

My Fair Lady

Directed by: Kate Scholefield

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Special Ops Mission

Directed by: Military Channel

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Nite Tales: The Series

Directed by: Deon Taylor

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Bollywood Hero

Directed by: Diederik Van Rooijen

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Little White Lie

Directed by: Lacey Schwartz

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 August 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • The first day of Thoth - which is the first day of the Egyptian calendar. Thoth is the Ibis-headed god of knowledge.
  • Slovakia - Slovak National Uprising Day (1944, against the Nazis)
  • Eastern Orthodox Christianity and Roman Catholic Church commemorate the beheading of John the Baptist with a feast day
  • 1997 - Judgment Day, from the movie Terminator 2: Judgment Day
  • Official Yakiniku Day in Japan as proclaimed by the All Japan Yakiniku Association.
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 29 August
Facts:
  • Chandrayaan-1 loses contact with ground control. (Indian Express)
  • Noel Gallagher leaves the British rock band Oasis. (''The New York Times'')
  • Several people are reported killed after fresh clashes erupt in the Kokang region of Shan State, northeastern Burma, near the border with China. A bomb is also thrown across the border. (AFP)
  • North Korea frees four South Korean fishermen seized last month when the boat strayed across the Northern Limit Line sea boundary. (''JoongAng Daily'')
  • Two civilian members of the UNAMID peacekeeping force are kidnapped by armed men in Darfur, Sudan. (BBC)

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Sport Games on 29 August 2009

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Bari - Bologna : 0 - 0
  • Milan - Inter : 0 - 4
See all Football game results of 29 August 2009
Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Kortrijk - Gent : 1 - 0
  • Mechelen - St Truiden : 0 - 2
  • Roeselare - Charleroi : 1 - 3
See all Football game results of 29 August 2009
Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Bayern Munich - Wolfsburg : 3 - 0
  • Ein Frankfurt - Dortmund : 1 - 1
  • Hannover - Hoffenheim : 0 - 1
  • Leverkusen - Bochum : 2 - 1
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Greuther Furth - Bielefeld : 2 - 4
  • Hansa Rostock - Oberhausen : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of 29 August 2009

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 29, 2009 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Pretty Wings - Maxwell
  2. Break Up - Mario Featuring Gucci Mane & Sean Garrett
  3. Successful - Drake Featuring Trey Songz & Lil Wayne
  4. Best I Ever Had - Drake
  5. Last Chance - Ginuwine
  6. Ego - Beyonce
  7. Trust - Keyshia Cole Duet With Monica
  8. Throw It In The Bag - Fabolous Featuring The-Dream
  9. Every Girl - Young Money
  10. Trey Songz - I Need A Girl
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Shakira - Loba
  2. Espinoza Paz - Lo Intentamos
  3. Nelly Furtado - Manos Al Aire
  4. Causa Y Efecto - Paulina Rubio
  5. Ya Es Muy Tarde - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  6. El Amor - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
  7. Abusadora - Wisin & Yandel
  8. Te Ira Mejor Sin Mi - Joan Sebastian
  9. Comprendeme - German Montero
  10. Luis Enrique - Yo No Se Manana

Books

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

The Wilderness Warrior

By: Douglas Brinkley

"Douglas Brinkley brings to this magnificent story of Theodore Roosevelt's crusade on behalf of America's national parks the same qualities that made TR so fascinating a figure—an astonishing range of knowledge,

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Michael Jackson

By: J. Randy Taraborrelli

So much has how been said and written about the life and career of Michael Jackson that it has become almost impossible to disentangle the man from the myth.

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Swimsuit

By: James Patterson, Maxine Paetro

Syd, a breathtakingly beautiful supermodel on a photo shoot in Hawaii, disappears. Fearing the worst, her parents travel to Hawaii to investigate for themselves, never expecting the horror that awaits them.LA

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That Old Cape Magic

By: Richard Russo

For Griffin, all paths, all memories, converge at Cape Cod. The Cape is where he took his childhood summer vacations, where he and his wife, Joy, honeymooned, where they decided he’d leave his LA screenwriting job to become a college ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bomberman Touch 2: Volcano Party

Bomberman Touch 2: Volcano Party

Platform: iOS

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Hudson Soft

Dragonball Evolution

Dragonball Evolution

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Versus fighting

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games

Cogs

Cogs

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, iOS, Linux, Android, PlayStation Home via PlayStation 3

Genre: Puzzle

Big Bang Mini

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Action

Publisher: SouthPeak Interactive

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Company of Heroes Online

Company of Heroes Online

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: MMO RTS

Publisher: THQ Shanda Windysoft

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
As Internet Booms, the Postal Service Fights Back

Facing a $7 billion deficit, postal officials argue that as the economy rebounds, so will life-sustaining advertising mail. [..]

C.E.O. Helps Jimmy Choo Diversify

Under the leadership of Joshua Schulman, the luxury brand has been stretching its footwear mix and plans to bring out a scarf and handbag line. [..]

Home videos

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

Battle for Terra

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The International

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Treeless Mountain

Studio: DVD

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Air Bud

Studio: Special Edition DVD

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South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut

Studio: Blu-ray

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