Sunday February 21, 2016

US date format: 2/21/2016, UK date format: 21/2/2016

It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 21, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Pillowtalk by Zayn. Pandemic, directed by John Suits, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016 On TV people were watching Born This Way. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battlefleet Gothic: Armada or Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Directed by: John Suits

Starring: Rachel Nichols, Alfie Allen, Missi Pyle, Mekhi Phifer

The Devil's Dolls

Directed by: Padraig Reynolds

Starring: Christopher Wiehl, Kym Jackson, Tina Lifford, Samantha Smith


Directed by: Michael Grandage

Starring: Colin Firth, Jude Law, Nicole Kidman, Laura Linney


Directed by: Kevin Reynolds

Starring: Joseph Fiennes, Tom Felton, Peter Firth, Cliff Curtis

Triple 9

Directed by: John Hillcoat

Starring: Casey Affleck, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Anthony Mackie, Aaron Paul


Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 21, 2016?


  • Saint Pepin of Landen
  • Language Martyrs' Day - A day celebrated by Bengali speaking people for gaining right of mother tongue.
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Peter Damiani.
  • Saint Randoald
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  • Syrian Civil War: February 2016 Homs bombings: Twin bomb blasts hit the Syrian city of Homs with at least 57 people reportedly killed and more than 100 injured. The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant claims responsibility. (Reuters) (AFP via Daily Mail) (BBC)February 2016 Sayyidah Zaynab bombings: At least 83 people are killed and 178 injured in a series of bombings in the Damascus suburb Sayyidah Zaynab, Rif Dimashq Governorate. ISIL again claims responsibility. (AFP via Yahoo! News) (CNN)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 21, 2016?

    Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. Zayn - Pillowtalk
  2. Love Yourself - Justin Bieber
  3. Sorry - Justin Bieber
  4. twenty one pilots - Stressed Out
  5. Adele - Hello
  6. Summer Sixteen - Drake
  7. Work - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  8. Flo Rida - My House
  9. Roses - The Chainsmokers Featuring Rozes
  10. Me, Myself & I - G-Eazy x Bebe Rexha

    Top #10 R&B songs

  1. Summer Sixteen - Drake
  2. Work - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  3. Me, Myself & I - G-Eazy x Bebe Rexha
  4. Alessia Cara - Here
  5. In The Night - The Weeknd
  6. Hotline Bling - Drake
  7. Don't - Bryson Tiller
  8. Jumpman - Drake & Future
  9. The Weeknd - The Hills
  10. Post Malone - White Iverson

    Top #5 Rock songs

  1. twenty one pilots - Stressed Out
  2. Elle King - Ex's & Oh's
  3. Adventure Of A Lifetime - Coldplay
  4. Renegades - X Ambassadors
  5. Irresistible - Fall Out Boy
Sport Games on February 21, 2016

Sport Games on February 21, 2016

TV Series

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

Born This Way

Directed by: Shaun Kadlec

Maine Cabin Masters

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The Night Manager

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Lego Worlds

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sandbox

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Total War: Warhammer

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X Linux

Genre: Turn-based strategy, real-time tactics

Publisher: Sega

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Fighting, role-playing

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

Platform: Microsoft Windows; Nintendo 3DS; PlayStation 3; PlayStation 4; PlayStation Vita; Wii U; Xbox 360; Xbox One

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CHF = 8.5328 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 18.3706 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.5801 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.1282 SEK
  • 1 CAD = 13.2034 MXN

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