Monday 1 August 2016

US date format: 8/1/2016, UK date format: 1/8/2016

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 1, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Cheap Thrills by Sia Featuring Sean Paul. Kubo and the Two Strings, directed by Travis Knight, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016 On TV people were watching Wolf Creek. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battlefleet Gothic: Armada or Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
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Movies

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Kubo and the Two Strings

Directed by: Travis Knight

Starring: Charlize Theron, Art Parkinson, Matthew McConaughey, Ralph Fiennes

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Annabelle Hooper and the Ghosts of Nantucket

Directed by: Paul Serafini

Starring: Bailee Madison, Robert Capron, Rachel Resheff, Mavrick Moreno

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Suicide Squad

Written by: David Ayer

Directed by: David Ayer

Starring: Will Smith, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, Viola Davis

Country: United States of America

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Van Helsing

Directed by: Stephen Sommers

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Kate Beckinsale, Richard Roxburgh, Shuler Hensley

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Nine Lives

Directed by: Barry Sonnenfeld

Starring: Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Garner, Robbie Amell, Cheryl Hines

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TV Series

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

Wolf Creek

Directed by: Greg McLean

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 August 2016 ?

Holidays:
  • Orthodox Christianity - Procession of the Cross
  • Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago - Emancipation Day
  • St. Pellegrini/Peregrinus
  • Angola - Armed Forces Day
  • Switzerland - National Day
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 01 August
Facts:
  • In auto racing, the 2016 Pennsylvania 400 at Pocono Raceway is won by Chris Buescher, the first rookie to win a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race since 2009. Adverse weather plagued the event, causing it to start a day later than planned, and end 22 laps shorter than the scheduled distance. (ESPN)
  • Venezuela's National Electoral Council says the opposition successfully met the one percent of voter signatures in every state requirement for a referendum to recall President Nicolás Maduro. Council head Tibisay Lucena did not name a date for the next phase of the referendum process: collect 20 percent of voters' signatures. (Reuters)
  • Venezuelan protests, 2016 state of emergency in Venezuela: Venezuela's National Electoral Council says the opposition successfully met the one percent of voter signatures in every state requirement for a referendum to recall President Nicolás Maduro. Council head Tibisay Lucena did not name a date for the next phase of the referendum process: collect 20 percent of voters' signatures. (Reuters)
  • The Malaysian National Security Council Act comes into effect giving the Prime Minister of Malaysia Najib Razak sweeping new powers. (ABC News PM)
  • Tesla announces plans to acquire Solar City in a $2.6 billion deal. (Reuters via CNBC)

Sport Games on 1 August 2016

Division 2
Football (France)
  • Amiens - Reims : 1 - 1
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Music Charts

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

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Cheap Thrills - Sia Featuring Sean Paul
  2. One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  3. This Is What You Came For - Calvin Harris Featuring Rihanna
  4. Justin Timberlake - Can't Stop The Feeling!
  5. Don't Let Me Down - The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya
  6. twenty one pilots - Ride
  7. Needed Me - Rihanna
  8. Don't Mind - Kent Jones
  9. Desiigner - Panda
  10. Send My Love (To Your New Lover) - Adele
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  2. Needed Me - Rihanna
  3. Don't Mind - Kent Jones
  4. Desiigner - Panda
  5. Controlla - Drake
  6. For Free - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake
  7. Too Good - Drake Featuring Rihanna
  8. Work - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  9. I Got The Keys - DJ Khaled Featuring Jay Z & Future
  10. Sorry - Beyonce
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Duele El Corazon - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Wisin
  2. Hasta El Amanecer - Nicky Jam
  3. Bobo - J Balvin
  4. La Bicicleta - Carlos Vives & Shakira
  5. El Perdedor - Maluma Featuring Yandel
  6. Shaky Shaky - Daddy Yankee
  7. Me Vas A Extranar - Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizarraga
  8. Andas En Mi Cabeza - Chino & Nacho Featuring Daddy Yankee
  9. La Carretera - Prince Royce
  10. Ya Me Entere - Reik & Nicky Jam
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. twenty one pilots - Ride
  2. Heathens - twenty one pilots
  3. twenty one pilots - Stressed Out
  4. James Bay - Let It Go
  5. Hymn For The Weekend - Coldplay
  6. Unsteady - X Ambassadors
  7. The Sound Of Silence - Disturbed
  8. Sucker For Pain - Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa & Imagine Dragons With Logic & Ty Dolla $ign Feat. X Ambassadors
  9. Ben Rector - Brand New
  10. Ophelia - The Lumineers

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Videogames

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Lego Worlds

Lego Worlds

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sandbox

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive 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)

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

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Financial News

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News articles
‘Beavis & Butt-head’ to Return on a Rebranded VH1 Classic

MTV network will rebrand VH1 Classic into MTV Classic, new channel offering programming from 1990s to early 2000s; network, which targets 18 to 24 year-olds, says it hopes nostalgia will reverse declining viewership. [..]

Clinton? Trump? Either Way, Count on Deficit Spending to Rise

Experts evaluate economic proposals made by presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, saying both would likely lead way to higher deficit. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $79.81
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $92.92
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $107.46
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $14.06
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 8.8627 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 19.473 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.859 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.5381 SEK

Home videos

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

The Revenant

Studio: 20th Century Fox

Format: DVD, Blu-ray & 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray

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Finding Dory

Studio: Disney/Pixar

Format: DVD, Blu-ray & Blu-ray 3D

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Infinitely Polar Bear

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Lights Out

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Ender's Game

Studio: Lionsgate

Format: 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray

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