Tuesday July 26, 2016
US date format: 7/26/2016, UK date format: 26/7/2016
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on July 26, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Theresa May (Conservative), Pope Francis was leading the Catholic Church.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to One Dance by Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla.
Suicide Squad, directed by David Ayer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016
while The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Wolf Creek.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lego Marvel's Avengers or Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 26, 2016?
- Somali Civil War (2009–present): Al-Shabaab claim responsibility for a double suicide car bombing attack in Mogadishu near an African Union base at the city's airport. At least 13 people are killed, including seven UN guards. (AP) (Al-Jazeera)
- Al-Shabaab claim responsibility for a double suicide car bombing attack in Mogadishu near an African Union base at the city's airport. At least 13 people are killed, including seven UN guards. (AP) (Al-Jazeera)
- Two men armed with knives take a priest, two nuns and two parishioners hostage in a church near Rouen in the French region of Normandy. French police kill the hostage-takers after the 86-year-old priest, Jacques Hamel, was killed by slitting his throat. (NBC News) (BBC), (Haaretz)
- Following the murder of the Catholic priest, French President François Hollande vows to wage war against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant "by every means". The organization released a video showing the attackers pledging allegiance to ISIL during the attack. (Local)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 26, 2016?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla - One Dance
- Justin Timberlake - Can't Stop The Feeling!
- Sia Featuring Sean Paul - Cheap Thrills
- Calvin Harris Featuring Rihanna - This Is What You Came For
- The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya - Don't Let Me Down
- twenty one pilots - Ride
- Rihanna - Needed Me
- Desiigner - Panda
- Kent Jones - Don't Mind
- Adele - Send My Love (To Your New Lover)
Top #10 R&B songs
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 26If July 26, 2016 is your birthday you're 4 years, 2 months, 29 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 1 day.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- A Beer Garden Lays Down Roots for a Technology Hub Quartyard beer garden, event area and dog park in downtown East Village neighborhood of San Diego is part of mixed-used development projects supported by city and private developers; one goal of effort is to create employment hub in neighborhood's tech corridor. [..]
- Come On Along With Us Exciting news: We’re moving, and you’re coming with us. [..]
- See all financial news of July 26, 2016
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $91.63
- Apple AAPL: opens at $96.82
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $56.52
- General Electric GE: opens at $31.67
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $162.65
- 1 USD = 0.9098 EUR
- 1 USD = 104.706 JPY
- 1 USD = 0.7609 GBP
- 1 USD = 1.3301 AUD
- 1 USD = 1.3174 CAD
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on July 26, 2016?
On July 26, 2016 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is July 26, 2016?
On July 26, 2016 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on July 26, 2016?
On July 26, 2016 the US President was Barack Obama (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 26, 2016?
On July 26, 2016 the UK Prime Minister was Theresa May (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on July 26, 2016?
On July 26, 2016 Pope Francis was leading the Catholic Church.