Thursday July 02, 2015

US date format: 7/2/2015, UK date format: 2/7/2015

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 2, 2015). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat). In that special week of July people in US were listening to See You Again by Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth. Extinction, directed by Miguel Ángel Vivas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015 while In The Unlikely Event by Judy Blume was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Love Island. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns or Fast Racing Neo.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Directed by: Miguel Ángel Vivas

Starring: Matthew Fox, Jeffrey Donovan, Quinn McColgan, Clara Lago

Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List

Directed by: Kristin Hanggi

Starring: Victoria Justice, Pierson Fode, Matthew Daddario, Ryan Ward

Never Let Go

Directed by: Howard J. Ford

Starring: Angela Dixon, Nigel Whitmey, Lisa Eichhorn, Velibor Topic


Directed by: Tarsem Singh

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Natalie Martinez, Matthew Goode, Ben Kingsley


Directed by: Judd Apatow

Starring: Amy Schumer, Bill Hader, Brie Larson, Colin Quinn


Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 02, 2015?


  • Feast Day of St. John Regis
  • Originally, in the Roman Catholic Church, the Feast of the Visitation was celebrated on this day, although it has since been transferred to May 31
  • Palio di Provenzano in Siena, Italy
  • Canada Day. Under the Holidays Act, Canada Day is always observed on July 1 unless that date falls on a Sunday, in which case it is observed on July 2.


  • Sinai insurgency: July 2015 Sinai attacks: Egypt vows to continue an offensive on the Sinai Peninsula until ISIL militants have been removed. A hundred people have been killed in fighting in the past two days. (BBC)Egyptian Air Force air strikes in the Sinai Peninsula kill at least 23 ISIS-linked militants a day after the deadliest clashes in the region in years. (Reuters)
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Music charts

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

    Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. See You Again - Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth
  2. Bad Blood - Taylor Swift Featuring Kendrick Lamar
  3. Trap Queen - Fetty Wap
  4. OMI - Cheerleader
  5. Shut Up And Dance - WALK THE MOON
  6. Uptown Funk! - Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars
  7. Jason Derulo - Want To Want Me
  8. Hey Mama - David Guetta Featuring Nicki Minaj, Bebe Rexha & Afrojack
  9. Honey, I'm Good. - Andy Grammer
  10. Earned It (Fifty Shades Of Grey) - The Weeknd

    Top #10 R&B songs

  1. See You Again - Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth
  2. Trap Queen - Fetty Wap
  3. Earned It (Fifty Shades Of Grey) - The Weeknd
  4. Watch Me - Silento
  5. Post To Be - Omarion Featuring Chris Brown & Jhene Aiko
  6. The Weeknd - The Hills
  7. Nasty Freestyle - T-Wayne
  8. Flex (Ooh Ooh Ooh) - Rich Homie Quan
  9. B**** Better Have My Money - Rihanna
  10. Slow Motion - Trey Songz

    Top #5 Rock songs

  1. Shut Up And Dance - WALK THE MOON
  2. George Ezra - Budapest
  3. Uma Thurman - Fall Out Boy
  4. Hozier - Take Me To Church
  5. Centuries - Fall Out Boy

TV Series

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

Love Island

Directed by: A2ZCDS

Safe House

Directed by: John Laing

The Grindhouse Radio


The Jim Gaffigan Show


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

In The Unlikely Event

By: Judy Blume

In her highly anticipated new novel, Judy Blume, the New York Times # 1 best-selling author of Summer Sisters and of young adult classics such as Are You There God?

All the Light We Cannot See

By: Anthony Doerr

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, a New York Times Book Review Top Ten Book, National Book Award finalist, more than two and a half years on the New York Times bestseller listFrom the highly acclaimed, multiple award-winning Anthony Doerr, the …

Luckiest Girl Alive

By: Jessica Knoll

***AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES AND USA TODAY BESTSELLER*** Fans of Gone Girl and The Girl on the Train will thrill at “the perfect page-turner to start your summer” (People, Book of the Week): Luckiest Girl Alive—described by Reese Witherspoon …

Our Souls At Night

By: Kent Haruf

A spare yet eloquent, bittersweet yet inspiring story of a man and a woman who, in advanced age, come together to wrestle with the events of their lives and their hopes

All The Single Ladies

By: Dorothea Benton Frank

The perennial New York Times bestselling author returns with an emotionally resonant novel that illuminates the power of friendship in women’s lives, and is filled with her trademark wit, poignant and


What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Platform: Wii U Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action-adventure, hack and slash, shooter

Publisher: Nintendo

Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns

Platform: Microsoft Windows


Publisher: NCSOFT


Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux

Genre: Simulation

Publisher: Surprise Attack Games

In Verbis Virtus

Platform: Windows

Genre: Adventure, Puzzle

Publisher: Indomitus Games

Fast Racing Neo

Platform: Wii U

Genre: Racing

Publisher: JP Arc System Works

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

    News articles

  • Ace and Chubb Face Headwinds of History The insurers hope to cross-sell each other’s products, but extra revenue and savings don’t always materialize as planned. [..]
  • Ace to Buy Chubb for $28.3 Billion Casualty insurer Ace Ltd agrees to buy property insurer Chubb for $28.3 billion; merger, one of biggest so far in 2015, is being led by Ace chief executive Evan G Greenberg. [..]
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    Stock Markets

  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $116.33
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $96.29
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $111.33
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $30.70
  • Visa V: opens at $68.15

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CNY = 1.3602 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 8.9571 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 16.5999 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.5752 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.7356 SEK

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