Wednesday 6 January 2016, Epiphany

US date format: 1/6/2016, UK date format: 6/1/2016

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 6, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Hello by Adele. Burnt, directed by John Wells, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016 On TV people were watching It Had to Be You. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lego Marvel's Avengers or Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?


Directed by: John Wells

Starring: Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Daniel Brühl, Riccardo Scamarcio

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Rock the Kasbah

Directed by: Barry Levinson

Starring: Bill Murray, Leem Lubany, Zooey Deschanel, Bruce Willis

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Directed by: Meg Ryan

Starring: Alex Neustaedter, Meg Ryan, Sam Shepard, Hamish Linklater

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Jem and the Holograms

Directed by: Jon M. Chu

Starring: Aubrey Peeples, Stefanie Scott, Aurora Perrineau, Hayley Kiyoko

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Directed by: Sam Mendes

Starring: Daniel Craig, Christoph Waltz, Léa Seydoux, Ralph Fiennes

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

It Had to Be You

Directed by: Sasha Gordon

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Directed by: Rupert Jones

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Born This Way

Directed by: Shaun Kadlec

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 January 2016 ?

  • Epiphany (National Holiday) in Italy
  • Christianity (except Eastern and Oriental Orthodox who follow the Julian Calendar) - Epiphany of the Lord (a.k.a. "Twelfth Day of Christmas" and Three Kings Day in some areas).
  • In the Irish Calendar- Little Christmas or Nollaig na mBan (Women's Christmas) and/or Twelfth Day.
  • Twelfth Night, or The Lord of Misrule
  • Rastafari movement - Celebration of the ceremonial birthday of Haile Selassie
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  • In Major League Baseball, Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza are elected to the Hall of Fame by the Baseball Writers' Association of America. Griffey was named on all but three of the 440 ballots received, surpassing Tom Seaver for the highest voting percentage in Hall history. Griffey and Piazza will be formally inducted on July 24. (NBC News)
  • Texas state trooper Brian Encinia is charged with perjury in connection with the death of Sandra Bland. (AP via Fox 32)
  • German police temporarily seal off the main entrance to the chancellery building because of a suspicious package. (Reuters) (AP via USA Today) (Al Arabia)
  • The Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban-Ki Moon demands that North Korea should cease any further nuclear activity. (ABC News Australia)
  • A 5.1 magnitude earthquake near Sungjibaegam, North Korea, is suspected to be a nuclear explosion at the Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site. North Korea announces it has conducted a hydrogen bomb test. They claim to have tested a miniaturized bomb. If not true it would mean that the test partially failed. (AFP via ABC News Australia) (AP) (Bloomberg) (The Guardian)

Sport Games on 6 January 2016

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Chievo - Roma : 3 - 3
  • Empoli - Inter : 0 - 1
  • Juventus - Verona : 3 - 0
  • Lazio - Carpi : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 6 January 2016
Liga I
Football (Portugal)
  • Arouca - Estoril : 1 - 0
  • Belenenses - Nacional : 2 - 2
  • Benfica - Maritimo : 6 - 0
  • Moreirense - Guimaraes : 3 - 4
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2016 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Adele - Hello
  2. Sorry - Justin Bieber
  3. Love Yourself - Justin Bieber
  4. Hotline Bling - Drake
  5. What Do You Mean? - Justin Bieber
  6. Same Old Love - Selena Gomez
  7. Alessia Cara - Here
  8. Stitches - Shawn Mendes
  9. The Weeknd - The Hills
  10. Like I'm Gonna Lose You - Meghan Trainor Featuring John Legend
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Hotline Bling - Drake
  2. Alessia Cara - Here
  3. The Weeknd - The Hills
  4. Jumpman - Drake & Future
  5. 679 - Fetty Wap Featuring Remy Boyz
  6. In The Night - The Weeknd
  7. Antidote - Travis Scott
  8. Don't - Bryson Tiller
  9. Can't Feel My Face - The Weeknd
  10. Post Malone - White Iverson
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Ginza - J Balvin
  2. El Perdon - Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias
  3. Solo Con Verte - Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizarraga
  4. Despues de Ti Quien - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
  5. Borro Cassette - Maluma
  6. Te Metiste - Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho
  7. Te Busco - Cosculluela / Nicky Jam
  8. Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho - Hablemos
  9. Vaiven - Daddy Yankee
  10. Encantadora - Yandel
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. twenty one pilots - Stressed Out
  2. Elle King - Ex's & Oh's
  3. Adventure Of A Lifetime - Coldplay
  4. Shut Up And Dance - WALK THE MOON
  5. Renegades - X Ambassadors
  6. Irresistible - Fall Out Boy
  7. James Bay - Let It Go
  8. Uma Thurman - Fall Out Boy
  9. S.O.B. - Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
  10. The Sound Of Silence - Disturbed

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Lego Worlds

Lego Worlds

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sandbox

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Total War: Warhammer

Total War: Warhammer

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X Linux

Genre: Turn-based strategy, real-time tactics

Publisher: Sega

Lego Marvel's Avengers

Lego Marvel's Avengers

Platform: Microsoft Windows; Nintendo 3DS; OS X; PlayStation 3; PlayStation 4; PlayStation Vita; Wii U; Xbox 360; Xbox One

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment; Feral Interactive (OS X)

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Fighting, role-playing

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
James Dao to Become New York Times’s Op-Ed Editor

The New York Times announces deputy national editor James Dao will become Op-Ed editor. [..]

JPMorgan Pays $48 Million More to Settle Mortgage Servicing Issues

The bank already paid $2 billion in a 2013 settlement with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, but did not meet all the obligations of that earlier settlement. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $97.57
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $76.75
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $93.90
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $11.52
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CNY = 1.3111 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 8.5253 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 17.413 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.505 CNY

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Spice World

Studio: Sony

Format: Blu-ray

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Jason Bourne

Studio: Universal

Format: DVD, Blu-ray, & 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray

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The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Studio: Sony

Format: 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray

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Citizen Kane

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: 75th Anniversary DVD

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The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

Studio: Universal

Format: Blu-ray

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