Friday February 26, 2016
US date format: 2/26/2016, UK date format: 26/2/2016
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 26, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative).
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Love Yourself by Justin Bieber.
Accidentally Engaged, directed by Letia Clouston, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016
while Calamity by Brandon Sanderson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Born This Way.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lego Worlds or Battlefleet Gothic: Armada.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 26, 2016?
- Blessed Edigna
- Saint Mechtild (d. 1154)
- Blessed Leo of Furnes (d. 1163)
- Saint Victor
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- Moro Conflict, Operation Enduring Freedom – Philippines: Philippine security forces kill as many as 42 ISIL-linked militants, and captures their stronghold in the predominantly Muslim Lanao del Sur province. Three Philippine Army soldiers were also killed during the fighting. (Reuters)
- Philippine security forces kill as many as 42 ISIL-linked militants, and captures their stronghold in the predominantly Muslim Lanao del Sur province. Three Philippine Army soldiers were also killed during the fighting. (Reuters)
- Somali Civil War (2009–present): Al-Shabaab militants storm a Somali Youth League hotel in Mogadishu. At least 14 are reportedly killed.(The Independent) (NY Times)
- Al-Shabaab militants storm a Somali Youth League hotel in Mogadishu. At least 14 are reportedly killed.(The Independent) (NY Times)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 26, 2016?
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Sport Games on February 26, 2016
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Gent - Lokeren : 3 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- FC Koln - Hertha : 0 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Nurnberg - Greuther Furth : 2 - 1
- Paderborn - RB Leipzig : 0 - 1
- Union Berlin - Karlsruhe : 2 - 1
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Eibar - Las Palmas : 0 - 1
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Days to next February 26If February 26, 2016 is your birthday you're 4 years, 5 months, 11 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 20 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- An Insurance Penalty From Postpartum Depression Life and disability insurers sometimes set higher rates for women who suffer depression after childbirth, or decline coverage at all. [..]
- China Gives Glimpse of Its Solutions to Economic Problems In Shanghai, officials described how they would use government deficit spending to spur growth and preserve the renminbi’s value by tying it to other currencies. [..]
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- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $82.89
- Apple AAPL: opens at $97.20
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $52.60
- General Electric GE: opens at $29.30
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $134.51
- 1 USD = 0.9143 EUR
- 1 USD = 113.975 JPY
- 1 USD = 0.7209 GBP
- 1 USD = 1.4009 AUD
- 1 USD = 1.3512 CAD