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What day of the week was June 29, 2016?


June 29, 2016 was a Wednesday and it was the 181st day of the year 2016 in the Gregorian calendar.

June 29, 2016 can also be written as 6/29/2016 in the US and as 29/6/2016 in UK and Europe.

June 29, 2016 in June 2016 calendar

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June 29, 2016: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on June 29, 2016:

  • Attack on istanbul ataturk airport in 2016: 42 people have been killed.
  • 42 people have been killed in the attack on istanbul ataturk airport.
  • According to the syrian observatory for human rights, at least 10 people have been killed and nine more are injured in a car bombing attack in tell abyad near the syria-turkey border. (afp via daily mail). new syrian army rebels fail in their attempt to seize al-bukamal, a border town that was held by isil militants. an isil-affiliated news source claimed that the group had killed 40 rebels and taken 15 more prisoners during a counter-attack.
  • According to the syrian observatory for human rights, at least 10 people were killed and nine more were injured in a car bomb attack on tell abyad near the border between syria and turkey.
  • New syrian army rebels failed to capture al-bukamal, a border town held by isil militants. an isil-affiliated news source claimed that the group killed 40 rebels, and captured 15 more during a counter-attack.
  • Five al-shabaab suspects are killed by kenyan forces in somalia. four of them were killed in a clash at a lamu county military camp and one in malindi.
  • Toyota announced tuesday that it would recall 1.43 million hybrids due to an airbag problem. today, toyota announces that 2.87 million vehicles will be recalled worldwide. they were manufactured between april 2006 and august 2015. this recall is due to a problem with the evaporative fuel emission control unit.
  • Lesedi la rona, the largest uncut diamond worldwide, was put up for sale at an auction at mayfair. it was expected to sell for ps52 million or us$70million. the diamond did not sell at the reserve price of us$61 million and only received a bid of us$61million.
  • After the results of the european union membership referendum in london, the london ftse index has recovered and closed at its highest level since april.
  • Eight bodies were found from the coast guard plane that crashed on june 16, 2016. according to the vietnamese ministry of defense, the search for the ninth crew member continues. casa c212 aviocar was on a rescue mission to find the su30-mk2 pilot who was missing. the pilot's body was discovered on the 17th.
  • Egyptair flight 804: data gathered from an egyptair flight recorder from egyptair flight 804 indicates that there was smoke aboard the airbus a320 when it crashed into the water. the wreckage also contained soot.
  • Philippines v. china
  • Benigno aquino iii, the last day of his presidency as president of the philippines, said that he was correct when he sued china for the south china sea.
  • United kingdom withdraws from the european union. leaders of the european union advise that the united kingdom must allow eu workers to freely move after they leave the bloc's single market. francois hollande, french president, and angela merkel, german chancellor of germany, both reiterated the non-negotiability of freedom of movement for eu citizens.
  • European union leaders advised the united kingdom to allow eu workers to freely move after they leave the bloc. francois hollande, french president, and angela merkel, german chancellor of germany, both reiterated the importance of freedom of movement for eu citizens.
  • The michigan prosecutor is looking into whether the words of an african gray parrot could be used by the prosecution to bring the woman charged with the murder of the pet parrot's owners.
  • Luxembourg leaks: raphael halet and antoine deltour, whistleblowers who exposed the luxembourg leaks financial scam, were found guilty of leaking documents. they are sentenced to a 12-month suspended sentence and eur1,500 and eur1,000 respective fines. edouard perrin is acquitted.
  • Anthony sawina is facing five counts of second-degree assault after he allegedly taunts, then shoots into the car of 5 muslim men. 2 were injured in dinkytown near university of minnesota twin cities campus. keith ellison, a us representative, has requested that the department of justice investigate the incident.
  • 2016 mongolian legislative elections: mongolian voters go to the polls in a time of economic slowdown for a legislative election.
  • 2016 conservative party (uk), leadership election: in the united kingdom, the process of electing a new leader for the conservative party to succeed outgoing prime minister david cameron starts. stephen crabb, secretary of state for work and pensions in the conservative party, is the first politician to declare his candidacy as leader.
  • In the united kingdom, the process of electing a new leader for the conservative party begins to replace david cameron. stephen crabb, secretary of state for work and pensions in the conservative party, is the first politician to declare his candidacy as leader.
  • United kingdom withdraws from the european union. prime minister david cameron informs the house of commons, that legal experts have advised that the uk-wide brexit result is binding on the entire nation. this even though northern ireland and scotland voted for eu membership. yesterday, representatives from scotland and northern ireland told the european parliament plenary session that they would leave the uk if it is necessary to keep their homelands fully linked to europe.
  • Prime minister david cameron informs the house of commons, that uk-wide brexit results bind the whole nation. this despite the fact that scotland and northern ireland voted to remain in the eu. yesterday, representatives from scotland and northern ireland told the european parliament plenary session that they would leave the uk if it is necessary to keep their homelands fully connected with europe.
  • 2016 united states presidential election, 2016 republican national convention. the cleveland board of control approves security rules changes for conventions that were negotiated with aclu. federal district judge james gwin issued the court order on june 23.
  • According to a june 23 court order by federal district judge james gwin, the cleveland board of control approved changes to convention security rules that were negotiated with aclu.
  • North american leaders summit, also known as the three amigos summit, takes place in ottawa canada. it is attended by president barack obama and enrique pena nieto, mexican president. later, president obama gives a special address at the parliament of canada.
  • This meeting takes place in ottawa, canada. later, president obama gives a special address at the parliament of canada.

June 29, 2016: What were the magazines covers that day?

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June 29, 2016: What were the stock market quotes and exchange rates that day?

Stock market quotes on June 29, 2016:

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $91.41
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $93.97
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $49.91
  • General Electric GE: opens at $30.51
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $146.50

Exchange Rates on June 29, 2016:

  • 1 USD = 0.8985 EUR
  • 1 USD = 102.818 JPY
  • 1 USD = 0.7435 GBP
  • 1 USD = 1.3423 AUD
  • 1 USD = 1.2946 CAD

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June 29, 2016: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for June 29th is Cancer.

Cancer is the 4th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between June 21st and July 22nd belong to the Cancer sign: discover Cancer personality and who should a Cancer marry.

Babies born in June are either Gemini or Cancer. People born before June 20th are Gemini, while people born from June 21st have the sign of Cancer.

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June 29, 2016: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for June 29, 2016 is Monkey and the associated element is Fire.

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June 29, 2016: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on June 29, 2016 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on June 29, 2016 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on June 29, 2016 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 17% full, rising at 01:46 am and setting at 04:23 pm.

The previous full moon was on Jun 20, 2016 while the next full moon would come on Jul 19, 2016.

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Who was born on June 29, 2016?


Whose famous birthday is on June 29th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on June 29th:

  • William Powell
    William Powell

    William powell was an american actor known for his roles in classic films such as the thin man series and my man godfrey.

  • Gary Busey
    Gary Busey

    American actor who had a rollercoaster career, steadily increasing credits, and was also heavily involved in cocaine, alcohol, and weight...

  • Maria Conchita Alonso
    Maria Conchita Alonso

    Cuba -- actress (moscow-on-the hudson).

  • Nelson Eddy
    Nelson Eddy

    American baritone singer and actor.

  • Amanda Donohoe
    Amanda Donohoe

    London, england -- actress (cj lamb-la law).

  • Sharon Lawrence
    Sharon Lawrence

    American actress, singer, and dancer.

  • Zuleikha Robinson
    Zuleikha Robinson

    English singer and actress.

  • Bret McKenzie
    Bret McKenzie

    New zealand actor and producer of a guitarist (flight of the conchords, the black seeds and wellington international ukulele orchest).

  • Judith Hoag
    Judith Hoag

    American actor and acting teacher.

  • Ian Bannen
    Ian Bannen

    Scottish actor on the stage, tv and film.

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How old is someone born on June 29, 2016?


Someone born on June 29, 2016 is:

7 years 10 months old,

or 94 months and 20 days old,

or 411 weeks and 4 days old,

or 2881 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on June 29, 2016?

There are 41 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Saturday June 29th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on June 29, 2016?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on June 29, 2016.

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June 29, 2016: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on June 29, 2016:

  • Jan Hettema

    Springbok cyclist and five times south african national rally champion (b. 1933)[42].

  • James Cooley
  • Louis Desgranges
  • Kiichirō Furukawa
  • Carl Haas
  • Rolando Howell
  • Gaetano Capasso
  • Elechi Amadi
  • Francesco D'Alessio

What famous deaths happened on June 29th?

Famous deaths on June 29th:

  • Katharine Hepburn
    Katharine Hepburn

    American actress, whose first film appearance was in "a bill of divorcement" (1932) with john barrymore.

  • Jayne Mansfield
    Jayne Mansfield

    American actress, stage and screen, who achieved success with broadway's "will success spoil rock hunter?" she signed a contract with 20th...

  • Lana Turner
    Lana Turner

    American actress, onscreen since 1937.

  • Bob Crane
    Bob Crane

    American actor who rose to fame in "hogan's heroes", a tv series that ran from 1965 to 1971.

  • Alan Arkin
    Alan Arkin

    American actor-director-writer, one of only five actors to receive an academy award nomination for his first screen appearance, which was in...

  • Vittorio Gassman
    Vittorio Gassman

    Italian actor, seen onscreen since 1946 in italy.

  • Irving Wallace
    Irving Wallace

    American writer, who at one point had a worldwide readership of over 600 million people.

  • Pamela Mason
    Pamela Mason

    American minor actress, whose films include "i met a murderer," the upturned glass," and "lady possessed", and whose tv credits included...

  • Ignacy Jan Paderewski
    Ignacy Jan Paderewski

    Polish composer and pianist (born in 1860).

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June 29, 2016: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on June 29, 2016:

  • The Netherlands - Veterans Day.
  • Feast of Saints Peter and Paul (also a local holiday in Rome, of which they are patron saints)
  • Seychelles - Independence Day.

Observances on June 29, 2016:

  • International Day of the Tropics
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June 29, 2016: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on June 29, 2016 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week June 27th and July 3rd. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


June 29, 2016: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on June 29, 2016 was One Dance by Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla, according to the music chart for the week June 27th and July 3rd.

June 29, 2016: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on June 29, 2016 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week June 27th and July 3rd. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - One Dance
  2. - Can't Stop The Feeling!
  3. - Panda
  4. - Don't Let Me Down
  5. - Work From Home

June 29, 2016: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on June 29, 2016 was One Dance by Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla, according to the R&B music chart for the week June 27th and July 3rd.

June 29, 2016: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on June 29, 2016 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week June 27th and July 3rd. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - One Dance
  2. - Panda
  3. - Needed Me
  4. - Don't Mind
  5. - Work

June 29, 2016: What was the number 1 Latin song on that day?

The number 1 Latin song on June 29, 2016 was Bobo by J Balvin, according to the Latin music chart for the week June 27th and July 3rd.

June 29, 2016: What was the Latin music chart on that day?

The Latin music chart on June 29, 2016 is the list of the most popular Latin songs for the week June 27th and July 3rd. It included the following Top 5 Latin songs:

  1. - Bobo
  2. - Hasta El Amanecer
  3. - Duele El Corazon
  4. - La Bicicleta
  5. - El Perdedor

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June 29, 2016: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on June 29, 2016 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Jason Bourne

Release year: 2016

Written by:

Directed by: Paul Greengrass

Starring: Matt Damon, Tommy Lee Jones, Alicia Vikander, Vincent Cassel

Country: United States of America

Maggie's Plan

Release year: 2016

Directed by: Rebecca Miller

Starring: Greta Gerwig, Ethan Hawke, Julianne Moore, Maya Rudolph

Country: United States of America

Ghostbusters

Release year: 2016

Written by:

Directed by: Paul Feig

Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones

Country: United States of America

The Vatican Tapes

Release year: 2016

Directed by: Mark Neveldine

Starring: Olivia Taylor Dudley, Michael Peña, Dougray Scott, Djimon Hounsou

Country: United States of America

In Dubious Battle

Release year: 2016

Directed by: James Franco

Starring: James Franco, Selena Gomez, Robert Duvall, Vincent D'onofrio, Bryan Cranston, Sam Shepard, Danny McBride, Ed Harris, John Savage, Analeigh Tipton, Ashley Greene, Zach Braff

Country: United States of America

June 29, 2016: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on June 29, 2016 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Wolf Creek

Release year: 2016

Directed by: Greg McLean

Raising the Bar

Release year: 2016

Directed by: Clay Glen

Containment

Release year: 2016

Directed by: Neil Mcenery-West

Zak Storm

Zak Storm

Release year: 2016

Country: United States of America

June 29, 2016: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on June 29, 2016 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

The Girls by Emma Cline

The Girls

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THE INSTANT BESTSELLER * A vivid portrait of girls and the women they become. NAMED ONE THE BEST BOOKS FOR THE YEAR BY The Washington Post * NPR* The Guardian * Entertainment Weekly* San Francisco Chronicle * Financial Times* Esquire …

Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow

Alexander Hamilton

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This is a New York Times Bestseller and was the inspiration for Hamilton! Ron Chernow, Pulitzer Prize-winning author, presents a landmark biography about Alexander Hamilton, the Founding Father, who inspired, scandalized and shaped the new nation.

Tom Clancy Duty and Honor by Grant Blackwood

Tom Clancy Duty and Honor

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Jack Ryan Jr. is caught in the crosshairs a would-be tyrant. This novel is the latest in Tom Clancy’s New York Times bestselling series.

The Murder House by James Patterson, David Ellis

The Murder House

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No. 7 Ocean Drive, a beautiful, multi-million dollar beachfront estate in Hamptons is where money and privilege have no bounds.

The BFG by Roald Dahl

The BFG

By:

The bestselling author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Matilda! The BFG is not your average bone-crunching giant. He is too sweet and jumbly. Sophie is lucky he is.

June 29, 2016: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on June 29, 2016 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade

Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade

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

Genre: Massively multiplayer online third-person shooter

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Space Hulk: Deathwing

Space Hulk: Deathwing

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

Lego Marvel's Avengers

Lego Marvel's Avengers

Platform: Microsoft Windows; Nintendo 3DS; OS X; PlayStation 3; PlayStation 4; PlayStation Vita; Wii U; Xbox 360; Xbox One

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment; Feral Interactive (OS X)

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Fighting, role-playing

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Total War: Warhammer

Total War: Warhammer

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X Linux

Genre: Turn-based strategy, real-time tactics

Publisher: Sega

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Who was the US President on June 29, 2016?

On June 29, 2016 the US President was Barack Obama (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 29, 2016?

On June 29, 2016 the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on June 29, 2016?

On June 29, 2016 the Pope was Francis.

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What is special about June 29th?

June 29th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 29th day of the month of June. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on June 29th, such as:

  • 2019 - China-united states trade conflict, china-united states relations. u.s. president donald trump meets with chinese president xi jinping at the g20 summit to reach a deal which will allow american companies and huawei to sell their non-sensitive technology while china will purchase food and agricultural products from america.
  • 2018 - Bae systems receives a ps19.6bn contract for nine hunter-class frigates to be built for the royal australian navy. construction is expected to start in 2020.
  • 2017 - 2017 creteil mosque incident: man tries to run over pedestrians in front of a mosque, creteil, france.

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What happened in 2016?

2016 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: A shooting occurs at a Tel Aviv pub, Israel. It leaves two people dead and eight others injured. The gunman was able to escape and perhaps killed his accomplice, an Arab taxi driver. His body was discovered nearby. The shooter was identified by the police as Nisa'at Melkham, a 30-year-old muslim from Ar'ara. He was also searched his house.
  • Two people are killed and eight others injured in a shooting at a Tel Aviv pub. The gunman was able to escape and perhaps killed his accomplice, an Arab taxi driver. His body was discovered nearby. The shooter was identified by the police as Nisa'at Melkham, a 30-year-old muslim from Ar'ara. He was also searched his house.
  • A 28-foot tall new statue of Jesus, called "Jesus de Greatest", was unveiled at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, Abajah village in Nigeria's Imo state. It is the largest known African Jesus statue.

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What was the calendar for June 2016?

June 2016 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with June being the 6th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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