Wednesday 30 December 2009
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on December 30, 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 I, Alex Cross by James Patterson 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 2XL Supercross or Archibald's Adventures.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 30 December 2009 ?
- The sixth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Pope Felix I (optional memorial)
- Philippines - Rizal Day
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- The U.S. Treasury injects another US$3.8 billion into GMAC Financial Services to help cover mortgage losses, making the government the majority owner (56.3 percent) of the company.
- Four Canadian soldiers and a journalist, Michelle Lang of the ''Calgary Herald, ''are killed in a vehicle explosion in Kandahar, Afghanistan. (CBC)
- Hundreds of protesters gather outside Allende prison in Veracruz, Mexico, objecting to the removal of inmates to allow U.S. film director Mel Gibson to shoot a controversial movie. (France 24)
- Two people are found dead following three separate avalanches in Scotland, while a third person who was rescued dies later in hospital. (The Press Association)
- A British hostage is released alive in Iraq following over two and a half years of captivity in Iraq and Iran. (''Guardian'')
- Former President of Indonesia Abdurrahman Wahid dies at the age of 69. (BBC)
- The death toll in clashes in the northern Nigerian state of Bauchi rises to 70, with 1,000 displaced. (AFP)
- Taiwan announces plans to reimpose a ban on certain U.S. beef products amid concerns over mad cow disease. (''Financial Times'')
- The Australian government predicts a 20% fall in the number of Indian students studying in the country, due to a series of racist attacks earlier this year. (ABC News Australia)
- Thousands of pro-government supporters in Iran demonstrate against recent anti-government protests on Ashura. (Al Jazeera)
- A senior Chinese admiral says the country may build its first foreign naval base in the Middle East. (AFP)
- Bushfires consume 13,400 hectares (33,000 acres) of land and destroy at least 37 homes near Toodyay, northeast of Perth, Western Australia. (BBC News)
- Police in Italy locate a wooden toy guitar sculpture which co-founder of Cubism Pablo Picasso made for his daughter Paloma. (''Philadelphia Inquirer'')
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Sport Games on 30 December 2009
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Waregem : 2 - 1
- Kortrijk - Club Brugge : 1 - 4
- Lokeren - Germinal : 2 - 0
- Mechelen - Charleroi : 1 - 0
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Hearts - Motherwell : 1 - 0
- Man United - Wigan : 5 - 0
- Portsmouth - Arsenal : 1 - 4
- Rangers - Dundee United : 7 - 1
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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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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
Staggering gains this decade in Brazil, Russia, China, India and other developing nations have left even some bulls wondering if the good times can last. [..]
A new round of maneuvering has begun to reshape the richest system of agricultural subsidies in the world, which cannot be cut until 2013. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $43.47
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $65.32
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $70.30
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $52.28
- 1 CHF = 6.5839 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.4652 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9821 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.1 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?