Wednesday February 15, 2012
US date format: 2/15/2012, UK date format: 15/2/2012
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 15, 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 February people in US were listening to Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You) by Kelly Clarkson.
John Carter, directed by Andrew Stanton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012
while Defending Jacob by William Landay was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Die Chefin.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Basement Collection or Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 15, 2012?
- John Frum Day in Vanuatu 
- Gummy Bear Day in United States
- National Day in Serbia
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- A fire at a prison in Comayagua, Honduras kills 360.
- The Syrian Army launches an offensive against Hama and continue the bombardment of Homs. (Reuters)
- Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu, the Secretary-General of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, calls on the international community to rule out military intervention in Syria. (AP via MSNBC)
- 25 people are killed by across Syria by security forces, primarily in the cities of Homs and Idlib. (Al Arabiya)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 15, 2012?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Drake Featuring Nicki Minaj - Make Me Proud
- Wale Featuring Miguel - Lotus Flower Bomb
- Drake Featuring Lil Wayne - The Motto
- Beyonce - Love On Top
- Young Jeezy Featuring Jay-Z & Andre 3000 - I Do
- Chris Brown Featuring Kevin K-MAC McCall - Strip
- Tyga - Rack City
- Beyonce Featuring Andre 3000 - Party
- Rick Ross Featuring Nicki Minaj - You The Boss
- Big Sean Featuring Nicki Minaj - Dance (A$$)
Top #5 Rock songs
- The Black Keys - Lonely Boy
- Foo Fighters - These Days
- Chevelle - Face To The Floor
- Gotye Featuring Kimbra - Somebody That I Used To Know
- Bush - The Sound Of Winter
Sport Games on February 15, 2012
Serie AItalian Football
- Atalanta - Genoa : 1 - 0
- Parma - Juventus : 0 - 0
Ethniki KatigoriaFootball (Greece)
- Doxa Dramas - Kerkyra : 0 - 1
- Levadeiakos - Panetolikos : 2 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 15If February 15, 2012 is your birthday you're 8 years, 5 months, 30 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 1 day.
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?
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