Monday 26 January 2015US date format: 1/26/2015, UK date format: 26/1/2015
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 26, 2015). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat).
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Uptown Funk! by Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars.
Knight of Cups, directed by Terrence Malick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015
while Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Nightwatch.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Human Resource Machine or Empires & Allies.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 January 2015 ?
- Roman Empire - third day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra.
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Timothy and Titus
- Saint Paula
- Saint Alberic
- Margaret of Hungary
- International Holocaust Remembrance Day
- Uganda - Liberation Day.
- India - Republic Day - One of only three state holidays in India, celebrated with pomp and a military parade in New Delhi.
- International Customs Day.
- Australia - Australia Day.
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- South Korea defeats Iraq 2–0 to advance to the 2015 AFC Asian Cup Final. (Skysports)
- 2015 AFC Asian Cup: South Korea defeats Iraq 2–0 to advance to the 2015 AFC Asian Cup Final. (Skysports)
- A 24-year-old man dies in a hospital after his collapse and subsequent head injury just one hundred meters from the finish line. (RTHK)
- 2015 Hong Kong Marathon: A 24-year-old man dies in a hospital after his collapse and subsequent head injury just one hundred meters from the finish line. (RTHK)
- The Church of England ordains Libby Lane as their first female bishop, at York Minster, United Kingdom. (AP)
- A single day after the radical-left SYRIZA party wins the Greek elections, it forms an anti-austerity coalition government with the right-wing Independent Greeks (BBC)
- Chinese authorities name Huang Lixin as the Communist Party Secretary of Nanjing, following the investigation and dismissal of former party chief Yang Weize. Huang becomes the first woman in city history to take the top office. (Jiangsu News)
- The US Eastern District Court of Virginia convicts a disgruntled former CIA officer, Jeffrey Alexander Sterling, of leaking secrets to a reporter. All nine charges he faced stem from a secret CIA mission to derail Iran's nuclear weapons program. (AP)
- The US FBI arrests three alleged Russian Foreign Intelligence Service spies working in the United States. The three men sought secrets about US economic plans and proposed sanctions against Moscow. (The Telegraph)
- The U.S. Secret Service recovers a flying drone from the lawn at the White House. (AP)
- An F-16 jet belonging to the Hellenic Air Force crashes in southern Spain during a NATO exercise, killing ten people and injuring 21. (Bloomberg)
- The blizzard causes the cancellation of over 6,000 flights, the cancellation of public transport services in New York City and Boston, and the Governor of New York Andrew Cuomo ordering of cars off the road in thirteen counties. (NBC News)
- The blizzard begins as an ongoing winter storm across the Central and Eastern United States. States of New Jersey through New York and New England enact blizzard warnings. (The Telegraph) (NOAA)(AP)
- January 2015 nor'easter: The blizzard begins as an ongoing winter storm across the Central and Eastern United States. States of New Jersey through New York and New England enact blizzard warnings. (The Telegraph) (NOAA)(AP)The blizzard causes the cancellation of over 6,000 flights, the cancellation of public transport services in New York City and Boston, and the Governor of New York Andrew Cuomo ordering of cars off the road in thirteen counties. (NBC News)
- Standard & Poor's ratings agency cuts Russia's credit rating to junk status due to the impact of falling oil prices and sanctions. (Wall Street Journal via The Australian)(Bloomberg)
- 2014–15 Russian financial crisis: Standard & Poor's ratings agency cuts Russia's credit rating to junk status due to the impact of falling oil prices and sanctions. (Wall Street Journal via The Australian)(Bloomberg)
- India honors billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates and his wife Melinda with the Padma Bhushan award for their work on improving health in developing countries. (Reuters)
- Kurdish fighters recapture at least 90% of Kobanî, Syria. (CNN)
- Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant: Kurdish fighters recapture at least 90% of Kobanî, Syria. (CNN)
Sport Games on 26 January 2015
Serie AItalian Football
- Empoli - Udinese : 1 - 2
- Napoli - Genoa : 2 - 1
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Getafe - Celta : 2 - 1
Division 2Football (France)
- Angers - Brest : 1 - 2
Ethniki KatigoriaFootball (Greece)
- Panetolikos - Atromitos : 1 - 1
- Platanias - Ergotelis : 1 - 2
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2015 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Uptown Funk! - Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars
- Ed Sheeran - Thinking Out Loud
- Taylor Swift - Blank Space
- Hozier - Take Me To Church
- Taylor Swift - Shake It Off
- Meghan Trainor - Lips Are Movin
- I'm Not The Only One - Sam Smith
- Sugar - Maroon 5
- Jealous - Nick Jonas
- Meghan Trainor - All About That Bass
Top #10 R&B songs
- I Don't F**k With You - Big Sean Featuring E-40
- I Don't Mind - Usher Featuring Juicy J
- 7/11 - Beyonce
- Only - Nicki Minaj Featuring Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown
- No Type - Rae Sremmurd
- Tuesday - I LOVE MAKONNEN Featuring Drake
- CoCo - O.T. Genasis
- Bobby Shmurda - Hot Boy
- G.D.F.R. - Flo Rida Featuring Sage The Gemini & Lookas
- Don't Tell 'Em - Jeremih Featuring YG
Top #10 Latin songs
- Bailando - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Descemer Bueno & Gente de Zona
- Ay Vamos - J Balvin
- Propuesta Indecente - Romeo Santos
- Eres Mia - Romeo Santos
- Travesuras - Nicky Jam
- Eres Una Nina - Gerardo Ortiz
- Odio - Romeo Santos Featuring Drake
- Y Asi Fue - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
- No Me Pidas Perdon - Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizarraga
- Hablame de Ti - Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizarraga
Top #10 Rock songs
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
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