Monday December 21, 2015

US date format: 12/21/2015, UK date format: 21/12/2015

It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 21, 2015). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Hello by Adele. Standoff, directed by Adam Alleca, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015 On TV people were watching Born This Way. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Angry Birds 2 or Kerbal Space Program.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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Standoff

Directed by: Adam Alleca

Starring: Thomas Jane, Laurence Fishburne, Joanna Douglas, Ella Ballentine

Ride Along 2

Directed by: Tim Story

Starring: Ice Cube, Kevin Hart, Tika Sumpter, Benjamin Bratt

Little Dead Rotting Hood

Directed by: Jared Cohn

Starring: Eric Balfour, Bianca A. Santos, Romeo Miller, Patrick Muldoon

Distorted

Directed by: Darren Wharton

Starring: Sarah Callyn, Amy Christie, Sam Edge, Bruce Jones

The Revenant

Written by: Alejandro González Iñárritu (screenplay), Michael Punke (novel), Mark L. Smith (screenplay)

Directed by: Alejandro G. Iñárritu

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Will Poulter, Domhnall Gleeson

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 21, 2015?


    Holidays

  • Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
  • Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.

    Events

  • President Massoud Barzani of Iraqi Kurdistan instructs senior party officials to work on preparations for holding a referendum to decide whether to secede from Iraq, a long-standing Kurdish aspiration. (Today's Zaman)
  • Future Iraqi Kurdistan independence referendum: President Massoud Barzani of Iraqi Kurdistan instructs senior party officials to work on preparations for holding a referendum to decide whether to secede from Iraq, a long-standing Kurdish aspiration. (Today's Zaman)
  • Israeli Vice Prime Minister Silvan Shalom (Likud party) resigns because of allegations he sexually harassed several women during his career. Israel's attorney general has started an investigation of Shalom, who also resigned his Interior Minister position and Knesset seat. (Reuters) (UPI)
  • South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham ends his campaign for the Republican Party nomination for President. During his campaign he has failed to poll above single digits nationally or in the early voting states. (USA Today)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2015?


    Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. Adele - Hello
  2. Sorry - Justin Bieber
  3. Hotline Bling - Drake
  4. What Do You Mean? - Justin Bieber
  5. Love Yourself - Justin Bieber
  6. The Weeknd - The Hills
  7. Stitches - Shawn Mendes
  8. Alessia Cara - Here
  9. Same Old Love - Selena Gomez
  10. Like I'm Gonna Lose You - Meghan Trainor Featuring John Legend

    Top #10 R&B songs

  1. Hotline Bling - Drake
  2. The Weeknd - The Hills
  3. Alessia Cara - Here
  4. 679 - Fetty Wap Featuring Remy Boyz
  5. Jumpman - Drake & Future
  6. Can't Feel My Face - The Weeknd
  7. Antidote - Travis Scott
  8. In The Night - The Weeknd
  9. Don't - Bryson Tiller
  10. Post Malone - White Iverson

    Top #5 Rock songs

  1. Elle King - Ex's & Oh's
  2. twenty one pilots - Stressed Out
  3. Adventure Of A Lifetime - Coldplay
  4. Renegades - X Ambassadors
  5. Shut Up And Dance - WALK THE MOON
Sport Games on December 21, 2015

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in those months ?

Born This Way

Directed by: Shaun Kadlec

Kaleidoscope

Directed by: Rupert Jones

It Had to Be You

Directed by: Sasha Gordon

The Principal

Directed by: Jody Hill

Celia

Directed by: Ann Turner

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Blocky Bot

Platform: Wii U

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Mobot Studios

Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: MMORPG

Publisher: NCSOFT

Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash

Platform: Wii U

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Nintendo

Kerbal Space Program

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

Genre: Space flight simulator, sandbox

Publisher: Squad

Angry Birds 2

Platform: iOS, Android

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Rovio Entertainment

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


    Stock Markets

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  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $102.21
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $75.99
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $93.02
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $11.60
  • Visa V: opens at $76.90

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CNY = 1.312 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 8.5614 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 17.2913 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.5274 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.0787 SEK

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