Thursday April 02, 2015

US date format: 4/2/2015, UK date format: 2/4/2015

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 2, 2015). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat). In that special week of April people in US were listening to Uptown Funk! by Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars. Child 44, directed by Daniel Espinosa, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015 while Being Mortal by Atul Gawande was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Returned. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fallout Shelter or The Flock.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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Child 44

Directed by: Daniel Espinosa

Starring: Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman, Noomi Rapace, Joel Kinnaman

Tumbledown

Directed by: Sean Mewshaw

Starring: Rebecca Hall, Jason Sudeikis, Blythe Danner, Joe Manganiello

Pixels

Directed by: Chris Columbus

Starring: Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Michelle Monaghan, Peter Dinklage

The Adderall Diaries

Directed by: Pamela Romanowsky

Starring: James Franco, Ed Harris, Amber Heard, Jim Parrack

Always Watching: A Marble Hornets Story

Directed by: James Moran

Starring: Alexandra Breckenridge, Chris Marquette, Jake McDorman, Doug Jones

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 02, 2015?


    Holidays

  • JP and Trang in Valleyfair
  • Saint Franciscus of Paola (+1507)
  • Blessed Arnold of Leuven
  • International Children's Book Day
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    Events

  • Gunmen attack Garissa University College in Kenya, killing at least 140 people and wounding 65 others. (BBC) (AP via News24)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 02, 2015?


    Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. Uptown Funk! - Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars
  2. Sugar - Maroon 5
  3. Ed Sheeran - Thinking Out Loud
  4. Ellie Goulding - Love Me Like You Do
  5. FourFiveSeconds - Rihanna & Kanye West & Paul McCartney
  6. Earned It (Fifty Shades Of Grey) - The Weeknd
  7. Style - Taylor Swift
  8. Trap Queen - Fetty Wap
  9. Pitbull & Ne-Yo - Time Of Our Lives
  10. G.D.F.R. - Flo Rida Featuring Sage The Gemini & Lookas

    Top #10 R&B songs

  1. FourFiveSeconds - Rihanna & Kanye West & Paul McCartney
  2. Earned It (Fifty Shades Of Grey) - The Weeknd
  3. Trap Queen - Fetty Wap
  4. G.D.F.R. - Flo Rida Featuring Sage The Gemini & Lookas
  5. Somebody - Natalie La Rose Featuring Jeremih
  6. Truffle Butter - Nicki Minaj Featuring Drake & Lil Wayne
  7. I Don't Mind - Usher Featuring Juicy J
  8. Ayo - Chris Brown & Tyga
  9. Only - Nicki Minaj Featuring Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown
  10. Post To Be - Omarion Featuring Chris Brown & Jhene Aiko

    Top #5 Rock songs

  1. Hozier - Take Me To Church
  2. Shut Up And Dance - WALK THE MOON
  3. Centuries - Fall Out Boy
  4. Vance Joy - Riptide
  5. Imagine Dragons - I Bet My Life
Sport Games on April 02, 2015

Sport Games on April 02, 2015


TV Series

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

The Returned

Directed by: Manuel Carballo

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Nightwatch

Directed by: Ole Bornedal

Just Add Magic

Directed by: Joe Nussbaum

Mutlu Ol Yeter

Starring: Ali Atay, Asli Enver, Ertan Saban, Öner Erkan

Country: Turkey

Books

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

Being Mortal

By: Atul Gawande

Named a Best Book of the Year by The Washington Post, The New York Times Book Review, NPR, and Chicago Tribune, now in paperback with a new reading group guideMedicine has triumphed in modern times, transforming the dangers of childbirth, …

World Gone By

By: Dennis Lehane

Dennis Lehane, the New York Times bestselling author of The Given Day and Live by Night, returns with a psychologically and morally complex novel of blood, crime, passion, and vengeance, set

A Spool Of Blue Thread

By: Anne Tyler

Short-listed for the Man Booker Prize “It was a beautiful, breezy, yellow-and-green afternoon. . .” This is how Abby Whitshank always begins the story of how she fell in love with Red

Mightier Than The Sword

By: Jeffrey Archer

With more than 2 million copies in print, the Clifton Chronicles has taken #1 worldwide bestselling author Jeffrey Archer to a whole new level.

The Nightingale

By: Kristin Hannah

A #1 New York Times bestseller, Wall Street Journal Best Book of the Year, and soon to be a major motion picture, this unforgettable novel of love and strength in the face of war has enthralled a generation.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Fallout Shelter

Platform: iOS, Android

Genre: Simulation

Publisher: Bethesda Softworks

Fantasy War Tactics

Platform: iOS Android

Genre: Strategic Role-Playing game

Publisher: Nexon

Kerbal Space Program

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X Linux PlayStation 4 Xbox One Wii U

Genre: Space flight simulator, sandbox

Publisher: Squad

The Flock

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux

Genre: Survival horror

Infinite Crisis

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Multiplayer online battle arena

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


    News articles

  • Analyzing Your Twitter Life Personal Tech Q&A on how to gauge who is viewing a Twitter account; duplicating addresses from Yahoo Mail in Gmail account; Tip of the Week on managing Mozilla Firefox browser extensions and plug-ins. [..]
  • Daily Report: Post-PayPal, and Still Making Waves Alumni from the payments company have established a reputation as the best in Silicon Valley at finding and funding the latest hot product or company. [..]
  • See all financial news of April 02, 2015

    Stock Markets

  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $97.99
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $107.45
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $116.59
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $31.30
  • Visa V: opens at $64.99

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CNY = 1.3897 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 8.9809 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 15.6348 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.4528 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.8655 SEK

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