Monday 31 August 2009
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 31, 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.
Whip It, directed by Drew Barrymore, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009
while Born To Run by Christopher McDougall was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching My Fair Lady.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ant Nation or Boku no Natsuyasumi 4.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 31 August 2009
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 31 August 2009!
Which were the important events of 31 August 2009 ?
- Trinidad and Tobago - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1962)
- Kyrgyzstan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- Malaysia - Hari Merdeka, a National Day (independence within the Commonwealth, 1957)
- Moldova: Day of Our Language (Limba Noastra)
- Calendar of Saints - Saint Aidan of Lindisfarne, San Abbondio, Saint Raymond Nonnatus
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 31 August
- Erano Manalo: Filipino religious figure (Born 1925).
- Florida governor Charlie Crist signs a gambling pact with the Seminole tribe, lasting 20 years, specifying payment of minimum US$12.5 million per month for the first 30 months for the privilege of running legal slot machines and blackjack at their seven casinos.
- amp!--First item goes here. (remove this please)--amp
- Figures from 2008 reveal Ireland has experienced its highest number of births since 1896. (''The Irish Times'')
- Lesbians are granted equal birth rights in England and Wales. (''The Guardian'')
- Britain will face widespread power cuts and rationing of energy in 2019 for the first time since the 1970s, according to Her Majesty's Government. (''The Daily Telegraph'')
- Nigeria charges several banking executives with financial crimes discovered following the $2.6 billion bail-out of five banks. (BBC)
- American Airlines retires all of its Airbus A300 aircraft after flying for American Airlines for the past 21 years.
- Russian forces state that they have killed an Algerian Al Qaeda operative and another militant during a raid on a house in Khasavyurt, Dagestan. (BBC)
- Iraqi officials begin negotiations with Serbia over the return of 19 MiG-21 and MiG-23 fighter jets sent to Yugoslavia in the 1980's for repairs. (BBC)
- Armenia and Turkey agree to establish diplomatic relations. (''New York Times'')
Search For Your Ancestors
Sport Games on 31 August 2009
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Duisburg - Fortuna Dusseldorf : 3 - 0
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Barcelona - Sp Gijon : 3 - 0
Division 2Football (France)
- Brest - Nantes : 1 - 2
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Newcastle - Leicester : 1 - 0
- Peterboro - Crystal Palace : 1 - 1
Planetary positions on this day
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Make this date unforgettable
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2009 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Pretty Wings - Maxwell
- Break Up - Mario Featuring Gucci Mane & Sean Garrett
- Last Chance - Ginuwine
- Successful - Drake Featuring Trey Songz & Lil Wayne
- Trust - Keyshia Cole Duet With Monica
- Best I Ever Had - Drake
- Ego - Beyonce
- Throw It In The Bag - Fabolous Featuring The-Dream
- Run This Town - Jay-Z, Rihanna & Kanye West
- Ice Cream Paint Job - Dorrough
Top #10 Latin songs
- Shakira - Loba
- Nelly Furtado - Manos Al Aire
- Espinoza Paz - Lo Intentamos
- El Amor - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- Causa Y Efecto - Paulina Rubio
- Ya Es Muy Tarde - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Te Ira Mejor Sin Mi - Joan Sebastian
- Abusadora - Wisin & Yandel
- Comprendeme - German Montero
- Sufre - Dareyes de La Sierra
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
As the community of nations prepares to negotiate a climate treaty, the drumbeat for sharpening the details and a framework for helping poor nations implement it is quickening. [..]
Fwix, a local news site, will release an iPhone application to let users file news updates, photos and videos from the field. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $44.99
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $60.09
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $59.28
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $44.11
- 1 CHF = 6.4468 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.2422 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9678 CHF
- 1 AUD = 5.763 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?