Friday December 14, 2012
US date format: 12/14/2012, UK date format: 14/12/2012
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see zodiac on December 14, 2012). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Diamonds by Rihanna.
Zero Dark Thirty, directed by Kathryn Bigelow, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2012
while Killing Lincoln by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard was one of the best selling book.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cypher: Cyberpunk Text Adventure or Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 14, 2012?
- R.C. Saints - Memorial of Saint John of the Cross
- Syrian civil war:: American admiral James G. Stavridis, NATO's Supreme Allied Commander Europe claims that Scud missiles fired by Syria at rebel forces have landed "fairly close" to the border with Turkey. (Reuters)
- American admiral James G. Stavridis, NATO's Supreme Allied Commander Europe claims that Scud missiles fired by Syria at rebel forces have landed "fairly close" to the border with Turkey. (Reuters)
- Kenneth Kendall, who became the BBC's first in-vision television newsreader in 1955, dies aged 88. (BBC)
- Gene Wolfe wins the Damon Knight Memorial Grand Master Award for "lifetime achievement in science fiction and/or fantasy". (The Guardian) (SFWA)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 14, 2012?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 R&B songs
- Rihanna - Diamonds
- Alicia Keys Featuring Nicki Minaj - Girl On Fire
- Kendrick Lamar - Swimming Pools (Drank)
- Kanye West, Jay-Z, Big Sean - Clique
- Miguel - Adorn
Top #5 Rock songs
Top #5 Latin songs
- Wisin & Yandel Featuring Chris Brown & T-Pain - Algo Me Gusta De Ti
- Carlos Vives - Volvi A Nacer
- Tito El Bambino + El Patron Featuring Marc Anthony - Por Que Les Mientes?
- Gerardo Ortiz - Solo Vine A Despedirme
- La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho - Cabecita Dura
Sport Games on December 14, 2012
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bayern Munich - M'gladbach : 1 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Erzgebirge Aue - Cottbus : 3 - 0
- Kaiserslautern - Aalen : 0 - 1
- Sandhausen - FC Koln : 0 - 0
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Lugo - Real Madrid B : 3 - 2
Division 2Football (France)
- Ajaccio GFCO - Laval : 3 - 1
- Angers - Auxerre : 2 - 1
- Arles - Tours : 2 - 2
- Chateauroux - Clermont : 0 - 0
- Le Havre - Le Mans : 1 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $88.00
- Apple AAPL: opens at $514.75
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $27.11
- General Electric GE: opens at $21.61
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $191.69
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 14, 2012?
On December 14, 2012 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is December 14, 2012?
On December 14, 2012 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on December 14, 2012?
On December 14, 2012 the US President was Barack Obama (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 14, 2012?
On December 14, 2012 the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on December 14, 2012?
On December 14, 2012 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.