Wednesday 20 January 2016US date format: 1/20/2016, UK date format: 20/1/2016
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 20, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat).
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Sorry by Justin Bieber.
Sing Street, directed by John Carney, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016
On TV people were watching Kaleidoscope.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Total War: Warhammer or Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 January 2016 ?
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
- Saint Fabian
- Epiphanius of Pavia
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Sebastian
- Presidential Inauguration Day in the United States.
- The Eve of St. Agnes.
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- A team of astronomers at Caltech infer the existence of a potential new planet (Planet Nine) in the outer Solar System (Washington Post)
- NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announce that 2015 was the hottest year on record since the beginning of meteorological records in 1890. (NASA)
- Moldova's parliament approves a new government despite ongoing protests calling for snap elections. (Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty)
- Kyrgyzstan's parliament revokes an agreement with Russia to construct hydropower plants, officially ending a deal that in reality was going nowhere, due to the "unfavorable economic situation" in Russia. (Radio Free Europe)
- Satellite images released by the Associated Press reveal the historic Saint Elijah's Monastery near the Iraqi city of Mosul, the oldest Christian monastery in Iraq that predates Islam, has been completely razed by Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant militants. (Independent)
- Iraqi Civil War (2014–2017), Destruction of cultural heritage by ISIL: Satellite images released by the Associated Press reveal the historic Saint Elijah's Monastery near the Iraqi city of Mosul, the oldest Christian monastery in Iraq that predates Islam, has been completely razed by Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant militants. (Independent)
- A suicide bomber in Kabul, Afghanistan, targets Tolo News, killing four and wounding 20. (BBC News)
- War in Afghanistan: A suicide bomber in Kabul, Afghanistan, targets Tolo News, killing four and wounding 20. (BBC News)
- Gunmen attack a university in Charsadda, Pakistan. At least 21 people are reportedly killed. (BBC News)
- Bacha Khan University attack: Gunmen attack a university in Charsadda, Pakistan. At least 21 people are reportedly killed. (BBC News)
- War in North-West Pakistan: Bacha Khan University attack: Gunmen attack a university in Charsadda, Pakistan. At least 21 people are reportedly killed. (BBC News)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2016 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 Latin songs
- Ginza - J Balvin
- El Perdon - Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias
- Solo Con Verte - Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizarraga
- Borro Cassette - Maluma
- Despues de Ti Quien - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
- Te Metiste - Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho
- Vaiven - Daddy Yankee
- Encantadora - Yandel
- Te Busco - Cosculluela / Nicky Jam
- Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho - Hablemos
Top #10 Rock songs
- twenty one pilots - Stressed Out
- Elle King - Ex's & Oh's
- Shut Up And Dance - WALK THE MOON
- Irresistible - Fall Out Boy
- Adventure Of A Lifetime - Coldplay
- Renegades - X Ambassadors
- Uma Thurman - Fall Out Boy
- James Bay - Let It Go
- S.O.B. - Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
- Don't Threaten Me With A Good Time - Panic! At The Disco
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?