Wednesday January 22, 2014

US date format: 1/22/2014, UK date format: 22/1/2014

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see zodiac on January 22, 2014). 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 January people in US were listening to Timber by Pitbull Featuring Ke$ha. Mr. Peabody & Sherman, directed by Rob Minkoff, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014 while Sycamore Row by John Grisham was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching House of Fools. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Defense Grid 2 or A City Sleeps.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2014, at January 22 across the years or at January 2014 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • New Zealand - Wellington Anniversary.
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. Vincent.

Events

  • 2013–14 Thai political crisis:: Kwanchai Praipana, a leader of the pro-government United Front for Democracy Against Dictatorship, is shot in the city of Udon Thani as protesters gather in Bangkok despite the declaration of a state of emergency. (BBC News)
  • Kwanchai Praipana, a leader of the pro-government United Front for Democracy Against Dictatorship, is shot in the city of Udon Thani as protesters gather in Bangkok despite the declaration of a state of emergency. (BBC News)
  • Euromaidan:: Ukrainian security forces start dismantling protest camps in Kiev with two protesters feared dead after clashes with police. (AP via Montreal Gazette), (Reuters)
  • Ukrainian security forces start dismantling protest camps in Kiev with two protesters feared dead after clashes with police. (AP via Montreal Gazette), (Reuters)
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Movies

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

Whiplash

Directed by: Damien Chazelle

Starring: Miles Teller, J.K. Simmons, Melissa Benoist, Paul Reiser

Country: United States of America

I Origins

I Origins

Directed by: Mike Cahill

Starring: Michael Pitt, Steven Yeun, Astrid Bergès-Frisbey, Brit Marling

Calvary

Calvary

Directed by: John Michael McDonagh

Starring: Brendan Gleeson, Chris O'Dowd, Kelly Reilly, Aidan Gillen

A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night

A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night

Directed by: Ana Lily Amirpour

Starring: Sheila Vand, Arash Marandi, Marshall Manesh, Mozhan Marnò

Non-Stop

Non-Stop

Directed by: Jaume Collet-Serra

Starring: Liam Neeson, Julianne Moore, Scoot McNairy, Michelle Dockery

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Music charts

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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Timber
  2. - Counting Stars
  3. - The Monster
  4. - Dark Horse
  5. - Say Something

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - The Monster
  2. - Drunk In Love
  3. - Hold On, We're Going Home
  4. - Show Me
  5. - White Walls

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Darte Un Beso
  2. - Vivir Mi Vida
  3. - Propuesta Indecente
  4. - Loco
  5. - Que Viva La Vida

TV Series

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

House of Fools

Directed by: Andrei Konchalovsky

Bitten

Bitten

Directed by: Harvey Glazer

Riley Rewind

Riley Rewind

Directed by: Ray William Johnson

Blippi

Blippi

True Detective

True Detective

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Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Colin Farrell, Woody Harrelson, Rachel McAdams

Country: United States of America

How old am I?

If January 22nd, 2014 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Books

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Sycamore Row by John Grisham

Sycamore Row

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Don’t miss an original essay by John Grisham in the back of the book. John Grisham takes you back to where it all began.

Standup Guy by Stuart Woods

Standup Guy

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Stone Barrington’s newest client brings mayhem in his wake in this “edge-of-your-seat adventure”* in the #1 New York Times bestselling series.After giving some legal advice to a walk-in client, Stone Barrington thinks he’s done with the man.

My Age Of Anxiety by Scott Stossel

My Age Of Anxiety

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A Washington Post Notable BookA Seattle Times Best Book of the YearDrawing on his own longstanding battle with anxiety, Scott Stossel presents a moving and revelatory account of a condition that

Doctor Sleep by Stephen King

Doctor Sleep

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Master storyteller Stephen King’s terrifying sequel to The Shining—an instant #1 New York Times bestseller that is "[a] vivid frightscape" (The New York Times).On highways across America, a tribe of people called the True Knot travel in search of sustenance.

Dark Wolf by Christine Feehan

Dark Wolf

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#1 New York Times bestselling author Christine Feehan brings the love story of Skyler and Dimitri to vivid life in this breathtaking, seductive entry in her dark Carpathian series.He

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Defense Grid 2

Defense Grid 2

Platform: Windows, OS X, Linux, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Tower defense

Publisher: 505 Games

Entwined

Entwined

Platform: PlayStation 4,[1][2] PlayStation 3,[1][2] PlayStation Vita[1]

Genre: Rhythm

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

Duck Game

Duck Game

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Ouya, PlayStation 4

Publisher: Adult Swim Games

Basement Crawl

Basement Crawl

Platform: PlayStation 4

Genre: Action, 2.5D

Publisher: Bloober Team

A City Sleeps

A City Sleeps

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Harmonix

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $98.88
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $550.91
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $36.26
  • General Electric GE: opens at $26.30
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $181.28

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 104.49 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.1087 CAD
  • 1 USD = 0.9112 CHF
  • 1 USD = 6.0513 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 141.58 JPY

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 22, 2014?

On January 22, 2014 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is January 22, 2014?

On January 22, 2014 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on January 22, 2014?

On January 22, 2014 the US President was Barack Obama (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 22, 2014?

On January 22, 2014 the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 22, 2014?

On January 22, 2014 Pope Francis was leading the Catholic Church.


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