Saturday 31 December 2016, NewYear’s Eve

US date format: 12/31/2016, UK date format: 31/12/2016

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 31, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Black Beatles by Rae Sremmurd Featuring Gucci Mane. xXx: Return of Xander Cage, directed by D.J. Caruso, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016 while The Magnolia Story by Chip Gaines, Joanna Gaines was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Guyane. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lego Marvel's Avengers or Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

xXx: Return of Xander Cage

Written by: F. Scott Frazier, Rich Wilkes (based on characters created by)

Directed by: D.J. Caruso

Starring: Vin Diesel, Donnie Yen, Deepika Padukone, Kris Wu

Country: United States of America

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The Bye Bye Man

Written by: Robert Damon Schneck (short story), Jonathan Penner (screenplay), Jonathan Penner

Directed by: Stacy Title

Starring: Douglas Smith, Lucien Laviscount, Cressida Bonas, Michael Trucco

Country: United States of America

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Hidden Figures

Directed by: Theodore Melfi

Starring: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe, Kevin Costner

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Gold

Directed by: Stephen Gaghan

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Edgar Ramírez, Bryce Dallas Howard, Corey Stoll

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Red Dog: True Blue

Directed by: Kriv Stenders

Starring: Jason Isaacs, Levi Miller, Bryan Brown, Hanna Mangan Lawrence

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Guyane

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White Rabbit Project

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Rosario Tijeras

Directed by: Emilio Maille

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Dead Silent

Directed by: Roger Cardinal

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Max Steel

Directed by: Stewart Hendler

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 31 December 2016 ?

Holidays:
  • New Year's Eve on the Gregorian Calendar.
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 31 December
Facts:
  • Authorities add a leap second on December 31 to bring UTC more inline with mean solar time. (Physics Org), (BBC)
  • In Helsinki, Finland, authorities detain an unidentified driver after driving at high speed, and veering for unknown reasons, into a crowd, injuring 7 people. Authorities quickly conclude no evidence points to a deliberate attack. (RT)
  • China, with their largest television network China Central Television, announces a new launch of a global media platform extending globally and renaming the network China Global Television Network. (News Asia)
  • United States troops withdraw from Afghanistan, leaving behind 8,400 troops stationed at 4 garrisons (Kabul, Kandahar, Bagram, and Jalalabad).
  • Withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan: United States troops withdraw from Afghanistan, leaving behind 8,400 troops stationed at 4 garrisons (Kabul, Kandahar, Bagram, and Jalalabad).

Sport Games on 31 December 2016

Championship
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barnsley - Birmingham : 2 - 2
  • Brentford - Norwich : 0 - 0
  • Derby - Wigan : 0 - 0
  • Huddersfield - Blackburn : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 31 December 2016
Conference
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Boreham Wood - Eastleigh : 0 - 1
  • Gateshead - Barrow : 4 - 1
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Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Dumbarton - Dundee United : 1 - 0
  • Falkirk - Hibernian : 1 - 2
  • Queen of Sth - Ayr : 0 - 0
  • St Mirren - Morton : 1 - 1
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Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • East Fife - Livingston : 2 - 1
  • Queens Park - Stranraer : 0 - 1
  • Stenhousemuir - Alloa : 2 - 4
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Planetary positions on December 31, 2016 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2016 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Black Beatles - Rae Sremmurd Featuring Gucci Mane
  2. Starboy - The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk
  3. Closer - The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey
  4. Bruno Mars - 24K Magic
  5. Side To Side - Ariana Grande Featuring Nicki Minaj
  6. I Don't Wanna Live Forever (Fifty Shades Darker) - Zayn / Taylor Swift
  7. Deja Vu - J. Cole
  8. Juju On That Beat (TZ Anthem) - Zay Hilfigerrr & Zayion McCall
  9. Let Me Love You - DJ Snake Featuring Justin Bieber
  10. Don't Wanna Know - Maroon 5 Featuring Kendrick Lamar
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Black Beatles - Rae Sremmurd Featuring Gucci Mane
  2. Starboy - The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk
  3. Bruno Mars - 24K Magic
  4. Deja Vu - J. Cole
  5. Juju On That Beat (TZ Anthem) - Zay Hilfigerrr & Zayion McCall
  6. Immortal - J. Cole
  7. Fake Love - Drake
  8. Neighbors - J. Cole
  9. Bad Things - Machine Gun Kelly x Camila Cabello
  10. Caroline - Amine
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Chantaje - Shakira Featuring Maluma
  2. Shaky Shaky - Daddy Yankee
  3. Safari - J Balvin Featuring Pharrell Williams, BIA & Sky
  4. Hasta El Amanecer - Nicky Jam
  5. La Bicicleta - Carlos Vives & Shakira
  6. Chillax - Farruko Featuring Ky-Mani Marley
  7. Otra Vez - Zion & Lennox Featuring J Balvin
  8. Tengo Que Colgar - Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizarraga
  9. Duele El Corazon - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Wisin
  10. Vente Pa' Ca - Ricky Martin Featuring Maluma
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Heathens - twenty one pilots
  2. Unsteady - X Ambassadors
  3. twenty one pilots - Ride
  4. Sucker For Pain - Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa & Imagine Dragons With Logic & Ty Dolla $ign Feat. X Ambassadors
  5. HandClap - Fitz And The Tantrums
  6. Hymn For The Weekend - Coldplay
  7. Ophelia - The Lumineers
  8. Kaleo - Way Down We Go
  9. The One Moment - OK Go
  10. Somebody Else - The 1975

Books

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

The Magnolia Story

By: Chip Gaines, Joanna Gaines

National Bestseller--New York Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, Publisher's WeeklyLook for Chip Gaines new book Capital Gaines fall of 2017Are you ready to see your fixer upper?These famous words are now synonymous with the dynamic husband-and-wife team Chip and …

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The Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Tradition

By: Carol Aebersold, Chanda Bell

Book only. No Elf.

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay

By: J.K. Rowling

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The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds

By: Michael Lewis

“Brilliant. . . . Lewis has given us a spectacular account of two great men who faced up to uncertainty and the limits of human reason.”

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Lego Worlds

Lego Worlds

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sandbox

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Total War: Warhammer

Total War: Warhammer

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X Linux

Genre: Turn-based strategy, real-time tactics

Publisher: Sega

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

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)

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Exchange Rates
  • 1 AUD = 0.9671 CAD
  • 1 EUR = 1.4089 CAD
  • 1 EUR = 1.4566 AUD
  • 1 USD = 1.0178 CHF

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Strange Brew

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Snowtime!

Studio: Shout! Factory

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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X-Men: Days of Future Past

Studio: 20th Century Fox

Format: 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray

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The Forest

Studio: Universal

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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The Land Before Time: Journey of the Brave

Studio: Universal

Format: DVD

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