Monday 21 March 2016US date format: 3/21/2016, UK date format: 21/3/2016
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 21, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat).
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Work by Rihanna Featuring Drake.
Show Yourself, directed by Billy Ray Brewton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016
while The Steel Kiss by Jeffery Deaver was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Foursome.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battlefleet Gothic: Armada or Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 March 2016 ?
- Blessed Clementia of Hohenberg
- World Poetry Day - by UNESCO.
- St. Nicholas of Flue
- Astrology: First day of star sign Aries.
- China: Chunfen.
- Harmony Day in Australia.
- World Down Syndrome Day
- Earth Day.
- Ostara - Neopagan festival of Ostara.
- Bah�'f Faith - End of the 19-day sunrise-to-sunset.fast.
- Saints Philemon and Domnin
- The third day of Quinquatria in ancient Rome, held in honor of Minerva.
- Iranian New Year's Day (Norouz): (also celebrated in many other countries of Asia) Iranian calendar.
- Traditional date of vernal equinox, used for reckoning Easter. The real equinox usually occurs one day earlier.
- South Africa: International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.
- Benito Ju�rez Day, a Fiesta Patria in Mexico.
- Namibia: Independence Day.
- Japan: Vernal Equinox Day (public holiday).
- Egypt: Mother's Day
- New Year of the Bah�'f Calendar.
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- Two possibly-twin near-Earth objects, 252P/LINEAR and P/2016 BA14, will safely pass by Earth at relatively close distances today and Tuesday. (Christian Science Monitor) (Science Alert) (NASA) (Virtual Telescope Project)
- Myanmar's new parliament, in its first legislative act, votes (611-3) to eliminate 15 government ministries. President-elect Htin Kyaw says by eliminating the ministers' salaries, the nation will save $4 million over five years. No civil servants will lose their jobs. (AP)
- The International Criminal Court finds ex-Vice President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo Jean-Pierre Bemba guilty of war crimes. Bemba is accused of not taking steps to stop his militia from committing mass murder, rape and pillage in neighbouring Central African Republic. (The Guardian)
- New Zealand Prime Minister John Key settles a defamation case with freelance cameraman Bradley Ambrose, acknowledging comments he made about the man caused him professional and personal harm. (AP)
- Tea tape scandal: New Zealand Prime Minister John Key settles a defamation case with freelance cameraman Bradley Ambrose, acknowledging comments he made about the man caused him professional and personal harm. (AP)
- A South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff official reports North Korea launched five short-range missiles from the eastern city of Hamhung into the Sea of Japan. (AFP via msn.com)
- North Korea and weapons of mass destruction: A South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff official reports North Korea launched five short-range missiles from the eastern city of Hamhung into the Sea of Japan. (AFP via msn.com)
- The competition regulators of the European Union have halted their investigation into a prospective acquisition of Baker Hughes by Halliburton, effectively freezing any such combination between two giant providers of oilfield services. (Reuters)
- Gunmen attack a European Union military training operation housed in a converted hotel in the Mali capital, Bamako. There are no casualties among the mission personnel. One suspect is killed and two are arrested. No group has claimed responsibility. (Reuters)
- A man detonates a grenade inside a bakery in Belgrade, Serbia, killing himself. No other casualties were reported. (Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty)
Sport Games on 21 March 2016
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Freiburg - Karlsruhe : 1 - 0
Division 2Football (France)
- Clermont - Red Star : 0 - 2
Ethniki KatigoriaFootball (Greece)
- Giannina - Panionios : 1 - 1
Serie BFootball (Italy)
- Avellino - Ternana : 0 - 2
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 2016 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Work - Rihanna Featuring Drake
- Me, Myself & I - G-Eazy x Bebe Rexha
- Down In The DM - Yo Gotti Featuring Nicki Minaj
- Don't - Bryson Tiller
- 2 Phones - Kevin Gates
- Jumpman - Drake & Future
- The Weeknd - The Hills
- Back To Sleep - Chris Brown
- Exchange - Bryson Tiller
- Hotline Bling - Drake
Top #10 Latin songs
- Hasta El Amanecer - Nicky Jam
- Ginza - J Balvin
- Solo Con Verte - Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizarraga
- El Perdon - Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias
- Encantadora - Yandel
- Borro Cassette - Maluma
- Obsesionado - Farruko
- Traidora - Gente de Zona Featuring Marc Anthony
- Por Que Terminamos? - Gerardo Ortiz
- Culpa Al Corazon - Prince Royce
Top #10 Rock songs
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $90.00
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $84.39
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $99.08
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $12.14
- 1 CNY = 1.2667 SEK
- 1 CHF = 8.4775 SEK
- 1 CHF = 17.948 MXN
- 1 CHF = 6.6763 CNY
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