Wednesday February 16, 2011

US date format: 2/16/2011, UK date format: 16/2/2011

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see zodiac on February 16, 2011). 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 Black And Yellow by Wiz Khalifa. Chalet Girl, directed by Phil Traill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while Room by Emma Donoghue was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Camelot. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blast Monkeys or BombSquad.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2011, at February 16 across the years or at February 2011 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 16, 2011?


Holidays

  • Saint Juliana
  • Saint Lucilla
  • Remembrance of Lambertus
  • Saint Jeremias
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Events

  • Piracy
  • South Korea will fly the bodies of eight Somali pirates killed in a commando raid on a freighter last month from Muscat, Oman, to Mogadishu, Somalia. (Yonhap)
  • HMS Cornwall from the British Royal Navy frees five Yemeni fishermen held by Somali pirates. (Sky News)
  • Iranian state TV reports clashes between pro-government and anti-government forces at a funeral for someone killed in the 2011 Iranian protests. (AFP via ''Dawn'')
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Famous Deaths

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Tyrannosaur

Tyrannosaur

Directed by: Paddy Considine

Starring: Peter Mullan, Archie Lal, Jag Sanghera, Mike Fearnley

Win Win

Win Win

Directed by: Tom McCarthy

Starring: Paul Giamatti, Amy Ryan, Jeffrey Tambor, Bobby Cannavale

The Devil's Double

The Devil's Double

Directed by: Lee Tamahori

Starring: Dominic Cooper, Ludivine Sagnier, Raad Rawi, Philip Quast

Like Crazy

Like Crazy

Directed by: Drake Doremus

Starring: Felicity Jones, Anton Yelchin, Jennifer Lawrence, Charlie Bewley

The Mechanic

The Mechanic

Directed by: Simon West

Starring: Jason Statham, Ben Foster, Donald Sutherland, Tony Goldwyn

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 16, 2011?
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Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Fall For Your Type
  2. - Moment 4 Life
  3. - 6 Foot 7 Foot
  4. - Pretty Girl Rock
  5. - No BS

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Lo Mejor De Mi Vida Eres Tu
  2. - Danza Kuduro
  3. - Ni Lo Intentes
  4. - No Me Digas Que No
  5. - Corazon Sin Cara
Sport Games on February 16, 2011

Sport Games on February 16, 2011


Serie A

Italian Football
  • Fiorentina - Inter : 1 - 2
  • Sampdoria - Genoa : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of February 16, 2011

Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Germinal - Gent : 2 - 2
  • Westerlo - Lokeren : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of February 16, 2011

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Hamburg - St Pauli : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of February 16, 2011

Championship

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Scunthorpe - Nott'm Forest : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of February 16, 2011

TV Series

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

The Green Hornet

Directed by: Michel Gondry

Rango

Rango

Directed by: Gore Verbinski

Mad Love

Mad Love

Directed by: Antonia Bird

Camelot

Camelot

Directed by: Marty Callner

Leyla and Mecnun

Leyla and Mecnun

Starring: Ali Atay, Cengiz Bozkurt, Serkan Keskin, Osman Sonant

Country: Turkey

How old am I?

If February 16th, 2011 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 2011?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Room by Emma Donoghue

Room

By:

NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE -- nominated for four Academy Awards, including Best PictureTo five-year-old-Jack, Room is the world. . . . It's where he was born, it's where he and his Ma eat and sleep and play and learn.

Decision Points by George W. Bush

Decision Points

By:

In this candid and gripping account, President George W. Bush describes the critical decisions that shaped his presidency and personal life.George W. Bush served as president of the United States during eight of the most consequential years in American history.

The Weird Sisters by Eleanor Brown

The Weird Sisters

By:

This is the "delightful" (People) New York Times bestseller that's earned raves from Sarah Blake, Helen Simonson, and reviewers everywhere-the story of three sisters who love each other,

Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand

Unbroken

By:

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE • Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader’s Circle for author chats and more.In

Battle Hymn Of The Tiger Mother by Amy Chua

Battle Hymn Of The Tiger Mother

By:

The New York Times Book Review“[E]ntertaining, bracingly honest and, yes, thought-provoking.”At once provocative and laugh-out-loud funny, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother ignited a global parenting debate with its story of

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Blast Monkeys

Blast Monkeys

Platform: iOS, Android, Windows Phone

Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten

Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten

Platform: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita

Genre: Tactical role-playing

Publisher: JP Nippon Ichi Software; WW NIS America

BombSquad

BombSquad

Platform: Mac, Ouya, Linux, Android

Genre: Party

Publisher: Eric Froemling

Code_18

Code_18

Platform: PlayStation Portable Xbox 360 Microsoft Windows

Genre: Visual novel

Publisher: Cyberfront

Atelier Meruru: The Apprentice of Arland

Atelier Meruru: The Apprentice of Arland

Platform: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: JP Gust Co. Ltd.; WW NIS America (PS3); WW Tecmo Koei (Vita)

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $83.06
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $360.80
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $27.05
  • General Electric GE: opens at $21.42
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $163.33

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 83.67 JPY
  • 1 USD = 0.9848 CAD
  • 1 USD = 0.9588 CHF
  • 1 USD = 6.5865 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 113.55 JPY

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 16, 2011?

On February 16, 2011 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is February 16, 2011?

On February 16, 2011 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on February 16, 2011?

On February 16, 2011 the US President was Barack Obama (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 16, 2011?

On February 16, 2011 the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 16, 2011?

On February 16, 2011 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people died on February 16, 2011?

Famous people died on February 16, 2011 include, Justinas Marcinkevicius, Len Lesser.


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