Friday October 16, 2015

US date format: 10/16/2015, UK date format: 16/10/2015

It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see zodiac on October 16, 2015). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative), Pope Francis was leading the Catholic Church. In that special week of October people in US were listening to by . Spectre, directed by Sam Mendes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015 On TV people were watching It Had to Be You. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fantasy Westward Journey Mobile or Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2015, at October 16 across the years or at October 2015 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 16, 2015?


Events

  • Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Palestinian political violence: Palestinian rioters set fire to the building containing Joseph's Tomb in the West Bank city of Nablus causing heavy damage to the structure before the fire is put out. Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas condemns the attack. (Times of Israel) (Jerusalem Post)An Israeli soldier is stabbed shortly after the fire by a Palestinian posing as a journalist with a camera and a "PRESS" vest; the attacker is shot dead. (Reuters)
  • Palestinian rioters set fire to the building containing Joseph's Tomb in the West Bank city of Nablus causing heavy damage to the structure before the fire is put out. Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas condemns the attack. (Times of Israel) (Jerusalem Post)
  • An Israeli soldier is stabbed shortly after the fire by a Palestinian posing as a journalist with a camera and a "PRESS" vest; the attacker is shot dead. (Reuters)
  • Battle of Aleppo (2012–present), Russian involvement in the Syrian Civil War: Syrian Army forces supported by Russian planes attack insurgents south of the city of Aleppo. (Reuters)
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Movies

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

Drishyam

Directed by: Nishikant Kamat

Starring: Ajay Devgn, Shriya Saran, Tabu, Rajat Kapoor

Intersection

Intersection

Directed by: Tim French

Starring: Hoyt Richards, Anabella Casanova, Johnny Williams, Bonnie Hellman

Room

Room

Written by:

Directed by: Lenny Abrahamson

Starring: Brie Larson, Jacob Tremblay, Sean Bridgers, Wendy Crewson

Spotlight

Spotlight

Written by:

Directed by: Tom McCarthy

Starring: Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber

Country: United States of America

The Martian

The Martian

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig, Kate Mara

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 16, 2015?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - The Hills
  2. - What Do You Mean?
  3. - Hotline Bling
  4. - Can't Feel My Face
  5. - 679

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - The Hills
  2. - Hotline Bling
  3. - Can't Feel My Face
  4. - 679
  5. - Watch Me

Top #5 Rock songs

  1. - Renegades
  2. - Ex's & Oh's
  3. - Shut Up And Dance
  4. - Uma Thurman
  5. - Centuries

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Ginza
  2. - El Perdon
  3. - Propuesta Indecente
  4. - Sunset
  5. - La Gozadera
Sport Games on October 16, 2015

Sport Games on October 16, 2015


Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Mouscron-Peruwelz - Gent : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of October 16, 2015

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Mainz - Dortmund : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of October 16, 2015

Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Fortuna Dusseldorf - Bielefeld : 1 - 0
  • Paderborn - Braunschweig : 2 - 0
  • Sandhausen - Kaiserslautern : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of October 16, 2015

Division 2

Football (France)
  • Bourg Peronnas - Nimes : 4 - 2
  • Creteil - Brest : 0 - 2
  • Metz - Clermont : 2 - 2
  • Niort - Auxerre : 2 - 3
  • Paris FC - Ajaccio : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of October 16, 2015

TV Series

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

Dix pour cent

It Had to Be You

It Had to Be You

Directed by: Sasha Gordon

The Principal

The Principal

Directed by: Jody Hill

Celia

Celia

Directed by: Ann Turner

Nirvana in Fire

Nirvana in Fire

Starring: Ge Hu, Kai Wang, Long Chen, Yongdai Ding

Country: China

Days to next October 16

If October 16, 2015 is your birthday you're 5 years, 1 month, 16 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 14 days.
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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Fantasy Westward Journey Mobile

Fantasy Westward Journey Mobile

Platform: iOS、Android

Genre: MMORPG

Publisher: Netease

Borderlands: The Handsome Collection

Borderlands: The Handsome Collection

Platform: PlayStation 4 Xbox One

Genre: First-person shooter, action role-playing

Publisher: 2K Games

Dex

Dex

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux, Ouya, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Wii U, Xbox One

Genre: Action role-playing game

Publisher: BadLand Indie

Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith

Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith

Platform: PlayStation 2 Xbox Game Boy Advance Nintendo DS Mobile phone Handheld TV game PlayStation Network

Genre: Science fiction

Publisher: LucasArts Ubisoft (GBA & DS versions)

Dead or Alive 5 Last Round

Dead or Alive 5 Last Round

Platform: Arcade Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 PlayStation 4 Xbox 360 Xbox One

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Koei Tecmo

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $82.26
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $111.78
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $47.02
  • General Electric GE: opens at $28.61
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $150.45

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 0.881 EUR
  • 1 USD = 119.442 JPY
  • 1 USD = 0.6478 GBP
  • 1 USD = 1.374 AUD
  • 1 USD = 1.2919 CAD

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on October 16, 2015?

On October 16, 2015 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is October 16, 2015?

On October 16, 2015 the zodiac sign was Libra.

Who was the US President on October 16, 2015?

On October 16, 2015 the US President was Barack Obama (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 16, 2015?

On October 16, 2015 the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 16, 2015?

On October 16, 2015 Pope Francis was leading the Catholic Church.


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