Tuesday April 12, 2016

US date format: 4/12/2016, UK date format: 12/4/2016

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 12, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat). In that special week of April people in US were listening to Work by Rihanna Featuring Drake. Mr. Church, directed by Bruce Beresford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016 On TV people were watching Containment. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 or Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Mr. Church

Directed by: Bruce Beresford

Starring: Eddie Murphy, Britt Robertson, Natascha McElhone, Xavier Samuel

Florence Foster Jenkins

Directed by: Stephen Frears

Starring: Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg, Rebecca Ferguson

Elvis & Nixon

Directed by: Liza Johnson

Starring: Michael Shannon, Kevin Spacey, Alex Pettyfer, Johnny Knoxville


Directed by: Demetri Martin

Starring: Demetri Martin, Kevin Kline, Gillian Jacobs, Mary Steenburgen

The Book of Love

Directed by: Bill Purple

Starring: Jason Sudeikis, Maisie Williams, Jessica Biel, Mary Steenburgen


Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 12, 2016?


  • Saint Julius I
  • Saint Zeno of Verona
  • Saint Erkembode
  • Saint Damian
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  • War in Afghanistan (2001–present): The Taliban announces its annual spring offensive to be named "Operation Omari". (Voice of America)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 12, 2016?

    Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. Work - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  2. Lukas Graham - 7 Years
  3. No - Meghan Trainor
  4. Zayn - Pillowtalk
  5. Love Yourself - Justin Bieber
  6. Flo Rida - My House
  7. twenty one pilots - Stressed Out
  8. Me, Myself & I - G-Eazy x Bebe Rexha
  9. Mike Posner - I Took A Pill In Ibiza
  10. Work From Home - Fifth Harmony Featuring Ty Dolla $ign

    Top #10 R&B songs

  1. Work - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  2. Me, Myself & I - G-Eazy x Bebe Rexha
  3. Desiigner - Panda
  4. 2 Phones - Kevin Gates
  5. Oui - Jeremih
  6. Don't - Bryson Tiller
  7. Down In The DM - Yo Gotti Featuring Nicki Minaj
  8. Low Life - Future Featuring The Weeknd
  9. Exchange - Bryson Tiller
  10. Jumpman - Drake & Future

    Top #5 Rock songs

  1. twenty one pilots - Stressed Out
  2. James Bay - Let It Go
  3. The Sound Of Silence - Disturbed
  4. Elle King - Ex's & Oh's
  5. Adventure Of A Lifetime - Coldplay
Sport Games on April 12, 2016

Sport Games on April 12, 2016


    Football (United Kingdom)
  • Eastleigh - Barrow : 3 - 1
  • Grimsby - Braintree Town : 0 - 1
  • Guiseley - Wrexham : 3 - 1
  • Kidderminster - Halifax : 1 - 0
  • Macclesfield - Dover Athletic : 0 - 0
  • See all Football game results of April 12, 2016

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?


Directed by: Neil Mcenery-West


Directed by: Claude d'Anna

The Flash: Chronicles of Cisco

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Total War: Warhammer

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X Linux

Genre: Turn-based strategy, real-time tactics

Publisher: Sega

Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade

Platform: Linux, Microsoft Windows, OS X, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Massively multiplayer online third-person shooter

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

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

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Fighting, role-playing

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

    News articles

  • Alan Dershowitz and 2 Other Lawyers Settle Suit and Counter Claim Prominent defense lawyer Alan M Dershowitz and Bradley J Edwards and Paul G Cassell, two lawyers who had sued him claiming defamation, drop court actions; move signals end of dispute that included accusations of sexual misconduct against Dershowitz; undisclosed financial settlement is made. [..]
  • As Oil Nations Consider a Freeze, Looking for Tensions to Thaw Analysts and oil buyers will closely follow OPEC and Russia meeting in Qatar to gauge whether they will cooperate enough to implement discipline in market, and possibly cut production to strengthen oil prices; with Saudi Arabia and Russia in full production mode, more than one million barrels of oil daily is added to overflowing world supply. [..]
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    Stock Markets

  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $96.00
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $78.33
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $102.29
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $12.20
  • Visa V: opens at $77.72

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CNY = 1.2531 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 8.459 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 18.2982 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.7617 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.3241 SEK

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