Thursday January 29, 2015

US date format: 1/29/2015, UK date format: 29/1/2015

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 29, 2015). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Sasha Mebarak . 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 Yes Please by Amy Poehler was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Nightwatch. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cube Life: Island Survival or Act of Aggression.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Knight of Cups

Directed by: Terrence Malick

Starring: Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett, Natalie Portman, Brian Dennehy

Fifty Shades of Grey

Directed by: Sam Taylor-Johnson

Starring: Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan, Jennifer Ehle, Eloise Mumford

Angelica

Directed by: Mitchell Lichtenstein

Starring: Jena Malone, Janet McTeer, Ed Stoppard, Tovah Feldshuh

Queen of the Desert

Directed by: Werner Herzog

Starring: Nicole Kidman, James Franco, Robert Pattinson, Damian Lewis

Home Sweet Hell

Directed by: Anthony Burns

Starring: Katherine Heigl, Patrick Wilson, Madison Wolfe, Aiden Flowers

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 29, 2015?


    Events

  • 2014 Sydney hostage crisis: A coronial inquest into the siege at the Lindt Cafe in the center of Sydney begins. The inquest hears that one hostage was killed by gunman Man Haron Monis while another was killed by fragments of a bullet or bullets fired by New South Wales Police Force officers. (The Australian), (BBC)

    Famous Birthday

  • Sasha Mebarak: Spanish noted family, the second child...
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 29, 2015?


    Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. Uptown Funk! - Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars
  2. Ed Sheeran - Thinking Out Loud
  3. Taylor Swift - Blank Space
  4. Hozier - Take Me To Church
  5. Taylor Swift - Shake It Off
  6. Meghan Trainor - Lips Are Movin
  7. I'm Not The Only One - Sam Smith
  8. Sugar - Maroon 5
  9. Jealous - Nick Jonas
  10. Meghan Trainor - All About That Bass

    Top #10 R&B songs

  1. I Don't F**k With You - Big Sean Featuring E-40
  2. I Don't Mind - Usher Featuring Juicy J
  3. 7/11 - Beyonce
  4. Only - Nicki Minaj Featuring Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown
  5. No Type - Rae Sremmurd
  6. Tuesday - I LOVE MAKONNEN Featuring Drake
  7. CoCo - O.T. Genasis
  8. Bobby Shmurda - Hot Boy
  9. G.D.F.R. - Flo Rida Featuring Sage The Gemini & Lookas
  10. Don't Tell 'Em - Jeremih Featuring YG

TV Series

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

Nightwatch

Directed by: Ole Bornedal

Just Add Magic

Directed by: Joe Nussbaum

Halo: Nightfall

Directed by: Sergio Mimica-Gezzan

Gym Tony

Hindsight

Directed by: Lee Hyun Seung

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?

Yes Please

By: Amy Poehler

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERDo you want to get to know the woman we first came to love on Comedy Central's Upright Citizens Brigade? Do you want to spend some time with the lady who made you howl with laughter …

Insatiable Appetites

By: Stuart Woods

Secrets and seduction are temptations Stone Barrington can’t resist, and in this action-packed thriller in the #1 New York Times bestselling series, he encounters plenty of both...It’s a time of unexpected change for Stone Barrington.

Gone Girl

By: Gillian Flynn

THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLEROn a warm summer morning in North Carthage, Missouri, it is Nick and Amy Dunne’s fifth wedding anniversary. Presents are being wrapped and reservations are being made when Nick’s clever and beautiful wife disappears.

Station Eleven

By: Emily St. John Mandel

A National Book Award FinalistA PEN/Faulkner Award Finalist Kirsten Raymonde will never forget the night Arthur Leander, the famous Hollywood actor, had a heart attack on stage during a production of King

Cold Cold Heart

By: Tami Hoag

A thrilling novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Tami Hoag, “one of the most intense suspense writers around” (Chicago Tribune).Dana Nolan was a promising young TV reporter until a notorious serial killer tried to add her to his …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Everybody's Gone to the Rapture

Platform: PlayStation 4,[1] Microsoft Windows

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: PlayStation 4 Sony Computer Entertainment Microsoft Windows PlayStation Mobile

Act of Aggression

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

Cube Life: Island Survival

Platform: Wii U

Genre: Sandbox

Publisher: JP Teyon

Forza Motorsport 6

Platform: Xbox One Microsoft Windows

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Microsoft Studios

Grow Home

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Linux

Genre: Adventure, platforming

Publisher: Ubisoft

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


    Stock Markets

  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $102.50
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $119.39
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $116.88
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $37.30
  • Visa V: opens at $247.53

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CNY = 1.3239 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 8.9479 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 16.0302 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.7683 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.5469 SEK

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