Saturday 6 February 2016US date format: 2/6/2016, UK date format: 6/2/2016
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 6, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat).
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Sorry by Justin Bieber.
Race, directed by Stephen Hopkins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016
On TV people were watching Kaleidoscope.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lego Worlds or Space Hulk: Deathwing.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Bob Marley Day in Rastafarianism (Jamaica and Ethiopia)
- Waitangi Day (National Holiday) in New Zealand
- Sami National Day (known as Lapps; in Finland and Scandinavia)
- Saint Amandus, Apostle of the Franks
- Saint Vedastus (+540)
- Saint Dorothea, patron saint of florists
- Saint Paul Miki
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- Houston Texans defensive tackle J. J. Watt is named Defensive Player of the Year for the third time in four years. Watt joins Hall of Famer Lawrence Taylor as the only three-time winners of the award.
- Panthers head coach Ron Rivera is named Coach of the Year.
- Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton is named MVP. Newton becomes the first black quarterback to win the award outright (Steve McNair shared the award in 2004 with Peyton Manning).
- The Pro Football Hall of Fame announces its induction class of 2016, consisting of eight figures: players Brett Favre, Kevin Greene, Marvin Harrison, Orlando Pace, Ken Stabler, and Dick Stanfel; coach Tony Dungy; and owner Edward DeBartolo, Jr., to be inducted as a contributor. The induction ceremony will take place on August 6 at the Hall of Fame complex in Canton, Ohio. (CNN)
- Protesters rally against Islam and immigration in several European cities amid growing tensions over the massive influx of asylum-seekers to the continent. (Daily News)
- Opposition to immigration, Anti-Islamism: Protesters rally against Islam and immigration in several European cities amid growing tensions over the massive influx of asylum-seekers to the continent. (Daily News)
- The Vatican commission on sexual abuse announces that Peter Saunders, a sexual abuse survivor from the U.K., is suspended from commission proceedings. "I am not leaving my position," Saunders said, adding only the person who appointed him, the Pope, can dismiss him. (Buenos Aires Herald) (Patheos) (Al Jazeera)
- Twitter claims to have closed down 125,000 accounts linked to ISIL. (Reuters via ABC News Australia)
- Tunisia completes the construction of a 200km (125 mile) barrier along its border with Libya, intended to keep out terrorists trained in Libya. (Reuters)
- Insurgency in the Maghreb (2002–present): Tunisia completes the construction of a 200km (125 mile) barrier along its border with Libya, intended to keep out terrorists trained in Libya. (Reuters)
- North Korea brings forward the date of a potential satellite launch to as early as tomorrow. (BBC)
- Twin brothers are killed and six others injured in a sledding accident on an Olympic bobsledding course at Canada Olympic Park in Calgary, Alberta. (CNN)
- Five people are killed in an avalanche that buried 17 Czechs in Austria. (NBC News)
- The earthquake toppled two high-rise buildings in the city of Tainan with at least 160 people rescued and many more trapped inside. (AP)
- A 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck southern Taiwan. Taiwan's official Central News Agency reported that 14 people were killed and 484 injured. (CNN) (Metro) (AP) (AFP/Reuters via ABC News Australia)
- 2016 Taiwan earthquake: A 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck southern Taiwan. Taiwan's official Central News Agency reported that 14 people were killed and 484 injured. (CNN) (Metro) (AP) (AFP/Reuters via ABC News Australia)The earthquake toppled two high-rise buildings in the city of Tainan with at least 160 people rescued and many more trapped inside. (AP)
- Queen Jetsun Pema of Bhutan gives birth to a son, the heir apparent of the Bhutanese throne. (Kuensel)
- Ten people are killed and more than 40 injured when a suicide bomber on a bicycle blew himself up near a Pakistani security forces truck in Quetta, Pakistan. (The Nation) (CNN)
- The Syrian Army, backed by the Russian Air Force, takes control of the town of Ratyan in the Aleppo Governorate, after defeating Al-Nusra Front and Ahrar ash-Sham fighters. (Xinhua)
- Northern Aleppo offensive (2016): The Syrian Army, backed by the Russian Air Force, takes control of the town of Ratyan in the Aleppo Governorate, after defeating Al-Nusra Front and Ahrar ash-Sham fighters. (Xinhua)
Sport Games on 6 February 2016
Serie AItalian Football
- Bologna - Fiorentina : 1 - 1
- Genoa - Lazio : 0 - 0
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Kortrijk - Westerlo : 1 - 1
- Mouscron-Peruwelz - Genk : 0 - 1
- Waasland-Beveren - Oud-Heverlee Leuven : 2 - 2
- Waregem - Charleroi : 2 - 3
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Ein Frankfurt - Stuttgart : 2 - 4
- Hannover - Mainz : 0 - 1
- Hertha - Dortmund : 0 - 0
- Ingolstadt - Augsburg : 2 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Fortuna Dusseldorf - Heidenheim : 0 - 1
- Munich 1860 - Nurnberg : 0 - 1
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Top #10 Latin songs
- Ginza - J Balvin
- Solo Con Verte - Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizarraga
- El Perdon - Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias
- Borro Cassette - Maluma
- Encantadora - Yandel
- Te Metiste - Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho
- Despues de Ti Quien - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
- Hasta El Amanecer - Nicky Jam
- Por Que Terminamos? - Gerardo Ortiz
- Ya Te Perdi La Fe - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
Top #10 Rock songs
- twenty one pilots - Stressed Out
- Elle King - Ex's & Oh's
- Adventure Of A Lifetime - Coldplay
- Renegades - X Ambassadors
- Irresistible - Fall Out Boy
- Eagles - Hotel California
- Emperor's New Clothes - Panic! At The Disco
- Empire Of The Sun - Walking On A Dream
- James Bay - Let It Go
- Victorious - Panic! At The Disco
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