Tuesday 29 December 2009
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on December 29, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of December people in US were listening to TiK ToK by Ke$ha.
Leap Year, directed by Anand Tucker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while Pursuit Of Honor by Vince Flynn was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching World War II in Color.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing AFL Challenge or Batman: Arkham.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 29 December 2009
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Which were the important events of 29 December 2009 ?
- The fourth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Thomas Becket (optional memorial)
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- The Sudanese parliament approves legislation for a referendum on the independence of South Sudan. (BBC News)
- A Turkish court sentences a Kurdish man to life in prison for a minibus bombing in 2005 that killed five people. (Ireland Online)
- Bangladesh says it will repatriate 9,000 Rohingya refugees staying at camps in the country back to Burma. (Xinhua)
- Iran's Nobel Peace Prize winner Shirin Ebadi says her sister Nooshin, a medical professor and human rights activist, was arrested by authorities the previous evening. Sources indicate journalists have also been detained. (UPI)
- Tiwonge Chimbalanga and Steven Monjeza, believed to have held Malawi's first gay engagement ceremony, are arrested and expected to be charged with gross public indecency. (IOL)
- Serbia's Minister of Labour, Employment, and Social Affairs Rasim Ljajić resigns a job due to his inability to keep his promise to locate Ratko Mladić by the end of 2009. (Reuters)
- Thailand completes its repatriation of over 4,000 Hmong refugees to neighbouring Laos. (Al Jazeera)
- Somali pirates seize UK and Panamanian-flagged ships with international crews on board in the Gulf of Aden. (''New York Times'')
- China displaces the U.S. as the largest overall buyer of Japanese goods in 2009. (Wall Street Journal)
- An American Christian activist is reportedly arrested after crossing into North Korea from China, according to North Korean media. (Reuters)
- Two Italians are injured and one American is killed in a shooting incident in Badghis Province, Afghanistan. (BBC)
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Sport Games on 29 December 2009
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Cercle Brugge - Standard : 2 - 0
- Genk - St Truiden : 0 - 0
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Aston Villa - Liverpool : 0 - 1
- Bolton - Hull : 2 - 2
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- I Invented Sex - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
- It Kills Me - Melanie Fiona
- Money To Blow - Birdman Featuring Lil Wayne & Drake
- Say Aah - Trey Songz Featuring Fabolous
- Papers - Usher
- Empire State Of Mind - Jay-Z + Alicia Keys
- BedRock - Young Money Featuring Lloyd
- Bad Habits - Maxwell
- Baby By Me - 50 Cent Featuring Ne-Yo
- Alicia Keys - Try Sleeping With A Broken Heart
Top #10 Latin songs
- Me Gusta Todo De Ti - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Looking For Paradise - Alejandro Sanz Featuring Alicia Keys
- Dile Al Amor - Aventura
- Se Me Va La Voz - Alejandro Fernandez
- Hay Ojitos - Intocable
- Te Ira Mejor Sin Mi - Joan Sebastian
- Gracias A Ti - Wisin & Yandel Featuring Enrique Iglesias
- La Calabaza - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Did It Again (Lo Hecho Esta Hecho) - Shakira
- Equivocada - Thalia
Top #10 Rock songs
- Break - Three Days Grace
- I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin
- Muse - Uprising
- Weezer - (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
- If You Only Knew - Shinedown
- Foo Fighters - Wheels
- Kings And Queens - Thirty Seconds To Mars
- Alice In Chains - Check My Brain
- Savior - Rise Against
- Phoenix - 1901
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
Fox is pushing Time Warner Cable to pay about $1 for each subscriber, as broadcasters seek new revenue streams to offset advertising declines. [..]
An encryption expert, Karsten Nohl, said that by breaking and publicizing the code, he showed that existing security is inadequate. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $43.34
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $65.62
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $70.59
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $52.62
- 1 CHF = 6.5848 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.5425 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9931 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.107 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?