Friday 5 December 2014US date format: 12/5/2014, UK date format: 5/12/2014
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 5, 2014). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat).
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Blank Space by Taylor Swift.
Ex Machina, directed by Alex Garland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014
while The Burning Room by Michael Connelly was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Gym Tony.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Buddy Complex or Final Fantasy Record Keeper.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 December 2014 ?
- Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
- Day of the Ninja
- Austria - Krampus
- Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
- Roman festivals - Faunalia celebrated in honor of Faunus (according to Horace, Odes 3.18)
- Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK - Saint Nicholas Eve (whom Dutch speakers call Sinterklaas, which became in other languages Santa Claus)
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- The first flight test of NASA's Orion spacecraft launches successfully at 7:05 EST (12:05 UTC) and splashes down safely in the Pacific Ocean at 8:29 PST (16:29 UTC). (CNN)
- Rolling Stone Magazine issues a partial retraction on Sabrina Erdely's "A Rape on Campus" story after additional fact checking identifies "discrepancies" in the account of the University of Virginia young woman identified as "Jackie" who alleged that seven men raped her as she lay on broken glass during a party at U.Va.'s Phi Kappa Psi fraternity in 2012. (Rolling Stone) (Washington Post) (TimesDispatch)
- Bill Cosby files a counter-lawsuit against the woman who accused him of sexual assault, claiming she attempted to extort money from him. (BBC)
- China's Supreme People's Procuratorate arrests former Politburo Standing Committee member Zhou Yongkang on corruption charges and expels him from the Communist Party of China. (BBC)
- The British Museum announces that it will loan one of the Elgin Marbles in its collection, originally taken from Greece, to the Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg. Greece's Prime Minister Antonis Samaras calls the move "a provocation to the Greek people." (CNN)
- Italian rescue crews discover 17 bodies in the hull of a migrant ship off Libya. (FOX News)
- A judge in the Netherlands declares Dutch clothing company Mexx bankrupt. The bankruptcy ruling affects over 300 stores worldwide, including 95 locations in Canada. (CBC News)
- A suicide bomb attack kills at least 10 at a restaurant in Baidoa. (Al Jazeera)
- Terrorism in Somalia: A suicide bomb attack kills at least 10 at a restaurant in Baidoa. (Al Jazeera)
- An attack on a military camp leaves 11 Indian soldiers and police dead near Uri. Eight militants and two civilians are killed in that and concurrent attacks in the state capital, Srinagar, and a part of southern Kashmir. (Reuters)
- Kashmir insurgency:: An attack on a military camp leaves 11 Indian soldiers and police dead near Uri. Eight militants and two civilians are killed in that and concurrent attacks in the state capital, Srinagar, and a part of southern Kashmir. (Reuters)
Sport Games on 5 December 2014
Serie AItalian Football
- Fiorentina - Juventus : 0 - 0
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Westerlo - Waasland-Beveren : 1 - 2
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Dortmund - Hoffenheim : 1 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Bochum - St Pauli : 3 - 3
- Fortuna Dusseldorf - Sandhausen : 1 - 3
- Heidenheim - Aalen : 0 - 1
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2014 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- I Don't F**k With You - Big Sean Featuring E-40
- Tuesday - I LOVE MAKONNEN Featuring Drake
- Bobby Shmurda - Hot Boy
- No Type - Rae Sremmurd
- Don't Tell 'Em - Jeremih Featuring YG
- Black Widow - Iggy Azalea Featuring Rita Ora
- Lifestyle - Rich Gang Featuring Young Thug & Rich Homie Quan
- Only - Nicki Minaj Featuring Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown
- Beg For It - Iggy Azalea Featuring M0
- New Flame - Chris Brown Featuring Usher & Rick Ross
Top #10 Latin songs
- Bailando - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Descemer Bueno & Gente de Zona
- Ay Vamos - J Balvin
- Propuesta Indecente - Romeo Santos
- Eres Mia - Romeo Santos
- No Me Pidas Perdon - Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizarraga
- Y Asi Fue - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
- Travesuras - Nicky Jam
- 6 AM - J Balvin Featuring Farruko
- Adios - Ricky Martin
- Odio - Romeo Santos Featuring Drake
Top #10 Rock songs
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $102.29
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $120.00
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $111.48
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $39.11
- 1 CNY = 1.2267 SEK
- 1 CHF = 7.7084 SEK
- 1 CHF = 14.6652 MXN
- 1 CHF = 6.2828 CNY
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