Thursday October 29, 2015

US date format: 10/29/2015, UK date format: 29/10/2015

It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 29, 2015). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative). In that special week of October people in US were listening to The Hills by The Weeknd. The Big Short, directed by Adam McKay, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015 On TV people were watching It Had to Be You. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Human Resource Machine or Dungeons 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 29, 2015?


Holidays

  • St. Terence of Metz
  • Turkey - Republic Day (1923)
  • Anglican Church - James Hannington
  • St. Zenobius
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Events

  • Iraqi Civil War (2014–2017): The death toll from a rocket attack on a camp containing members of an Iranian opposition group next to Baghdad International Airport rises to 23. (Jerusalem Post)
  • The death toll from a rocket attack on a camp containing members of an Iranian opposition group next to Baghdad International Airport rises to 23. (Jerusalem Post)
  • Adele's "Hello" beats Miley Cyrus's "Wrecking Ball" as the fastest video on Vevo to reach 100 million views and is also certified as the official Vevo Record holder. (The Daily Mail)
  • Saudi Arabian blogger Raif Badawi, who has been sentenced to 1,000 lashes and 10 years in jail for insulting Islam and for cyber crime, wins the European Union's prestigious Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought. The Sakharov award ceremony will be held in Strasbourg, France on December 16, 2015 while the laureate remains imprisoned. (Reuters) (Al Jazeera) (EU)
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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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The Big Short

The Big Short

Directed by: Adam McKay

Starring: Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, Brad Pitt

Country: United States of America

Concussion

Concussion

Directed by: Peter Landesman

Starring: Will Smith, Alec Baldwin, Albert Brooks, David Morse

Secret in Their Eyes

Secret in Their Eyes

Directed by: Billy Ray

Starring: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Nicole Kidman, Julia Roberts, Dean Norris

Country: United States of America

Heist

Heist

Directed by: Scott Mann

Starring: Robert De Niro, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Dave Bautista, Kate Bosworth

Victor Frankenstein

Victor Frankenstein

Directed by: Paul McGuigan

Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, James McAvoy, Jessica Brown Findlay, Andrew Scott

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 29, 2015?
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Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. - The Hills
  2. - Hotline Bling
  3. - What Do You Mean?
  4. - 679
  5. - Stitches
  6. - Wildest Dreams
  7. - Can't Feel My Face
  8. - Locked Away
  9. - Watch Me
  10. - Good For You

Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - The Hills
  2. - Hotline Bling
  3. - 679
  4. - Can't Feel My Face
  5. - Watch Me
  6. - Downtown
  7. - Jumpman
  8. - Hit The Quan
  9. - Trap Queen
  10. - My Way

Top #5 Rock songs

  1. - Ex's & Oh's
  2. - Renegades
  3. - Shut Up And Dance
  4. - Uma Thurman
  5. - Centuries
Sport Games on October 29, 2015

Sport Games on October 29, 2015


Serie A

Italian Football
  • Sampdoria - Empoli : 1 - 1
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Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Kortrijk - Anderlecht : 1 - 1
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Championship

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Leeds - Blackburn : 0 - 2
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Futbol Ligi 1

Football (Turkey)
  • Galatasaray - Eskisehirspor : 4 - 0
  • Mersin Idman Yurdu - Buyuksehyr : 1 - 1
  • Osmanlispor - Fenerbahce : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of October 29, 2015

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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It Had to Be You

It Had to Be You

Directed by: Sasha Gordon

The Principal

The Principal

Directed by: Jody Hill

Celia

Celia

Directed by: Ann Turner

Dix pour cent

Dix pour cent

Aranyélet

Aranyélet

Days to next October 29

If October 29, 2015 is your birthday you're 4 years, 9 months, 8 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 23 days.
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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Galactic Civilizations III

Galactic Civilizations III

Platform: Microsoft Windows (Download format exclusive)

Genre: 4X, turn-based strategy

Publisher: Stardock

Dead Effect 2

Dead Effect 2

Platform: iOS, Android, Microsoft Windows, OS X

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: BadFly Interactive

Halo: Spartan Strike

Halo: Spartan Strike

Platform: Microsoft Windows; Windows Phone; iOS

Genre: Twin-stick shooter

Publisher: Microsoft Studios

Human Resource Machine

Human Resource Machine

Platform: Microsoft Windows; OS X; Wii U; Linux

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Tomorrow Corporation

Dungeons 2

Dungeons 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, SteamOS, PlayStation 4

Genre: Strategy, simulation, dungeon management

Publisher: Kalypso Media

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $81.79
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $118.70
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $53.54
  • General Electric GE: opens at $29.17
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $140.36

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 0.9099 EUR
  • 1 USD = 120.949 JPY
  • 1 USD = 0.6528 GBP
  • 1 USD = 1.4123 AUD
  • 1 USD = 1.3162 CAD

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