Thursday 29 January 2009
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 29, 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 Beat The Reaper by Josh Bazell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Trust Me.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Age of Pirates 2: City of Abandoned Ships or Archibald's Adventures.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 29 January 2009
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 29 January 2009 ?
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- Ford Motor Company reports a record US$14.6 billion full-year loss.
- Former American Idol winner Kelly Clarkson's single "My Life Would Suck Without You" makes the largest ever leap to number one in Billboard chart history, rising 96 places in one week.
- The Illinois Senate votes unanimously to remove Governor Rod Blagojevich from office and bar him from future state employment. Lieutenant Governor Pat Quinn is sworn in to finish Blagojevich's term. (''Chicago Tribune'')
- Afghanistan's presidential election is delayed due to the country's security situation. (Times Online)
- Zimbabwe allows the use of foreign currencies alongside its dollar. (BBC)
- Spanish Judge Fernando Andreu investigates a possible Israeli crime against humanity during the 2002 assassination of Salah Shehade. (''Jerusalem Post'')
- An Israeli Defense Forces air raid injures nine people in the Gaza Strip in response to continued militant rocket fire. (Al Jazeera)
- German unemployment rises to 3.27 million (7.8 percent) as the global financial crisis worsens. (Bloomberg)
- French workers strike to force a better response from President Nicolas Sarkozy to the global financial crisis. (Reuters)
- Somali pirates hijack the German oil tanker MV ''Longchamp'' in the Gulf of Aden. (Sky News)
- Violent anti-government protests in Antananarivo, Madagascar, are temporarily halted. (France 24)
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Sport Games on 29 January 2009
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Cambridge - Oxford : 1 - 1
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Beyonce - Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
- Live Your Life - T.I. Featuring Rihanna
- Chopped 'N' Skrewed - T-Pain Featuring Ludacris
- Pop Champagne - Jim Jones & Ron Browz Featuring Juelz Santana
- She Got Her Own - Ne-Yo Featuring Jamie Foxx & Fabolous
- IfULeave - Musiq Soulchild Featuring Mary J. Blige
- Diva - Beyonce
- Trading Places - Usher
- Kanye West - Heartless
- Miss Independent - Ne-Yo
Top #10 Latin songs
- Por Un Segundo - Aventura
- No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
- Espero - Grupo Montez de Durango
- Cinco Minutos - Gloria Trevi
- Te Regalo Amores - RKM & Ken-Y
- Te Presumo - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Inolvidable - Reik
- La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho - Y Que Quede Claro
- El Ultimo Beso - Vicente Fernandez
- Maldito Licor - El Chapo de Sinaloa
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
Joaquín Almunia, Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs at the European Commission in Brussels, talks about economic affairs in Europe. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $50.06
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $46.22
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $50.00
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $36.52
- 1 CHF = 5.9292 CNY
- 1 CAD = 5.5847 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.94 CHF
- 1 AUD = 4.4658 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?