Wednesday November 02, 2016

US date format: 11/2/2016, UK date format: 2/11/2016

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 2, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat). In that special week of November people in US were listening to Closer by The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey. Miss Sloane, directed by John Madden, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016 while Two by Two by Nicholas Sparks was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Rosario Tijeras. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lego Marvel's Avengers or Total War: Warhammer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Miss Sloane

Miss Sloane

Directed by: John Madden

Starring: Jessica Chastain, Mark Strong, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Michael Stuhlbarg

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Directed by: David Yates

Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Alison Sudol, Dan Fogler

The Comedian

The Comedian

Directed by: Taylor Hackford

Starring: Robert De Niro, Leslie Mann, Danny DeVito, Edie Falco

Shut In

Shut In

Directed by: Farren Blackburn

Starring: Naomi Watts, Charlie Heaton, Jacob Tremblay, Oliver Platt

A Street Cat Named Bob

A Street Cat Named Bob

Directed by: Roger Spottiswoode

Starring: Luke Treadaway, Bob the Cat, Ruta Gedmintas, Joanne Froggatt


Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 02, 2016?


  • Catholicism - All Souls Day (unless on a Sunday)
  • Rastafari movement - The coronation of Haile Selassie (1930) celebrated
  • USA - admission day (1889) of North Dakota and South Dakota as 39th and 40th states.
  • Ancient Latvia - Dveselu Diena held
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  • Search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370: New analysis by the Australian Transport Safety Bureau suggests that no-one was controlling Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 as it plunged into the southern Indian Ocean in 2014. (AP via Fox News)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 02, 2016?
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Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. - Closer
  2. - Starboy
  3. - Heathens
  4. - Let Me Love You
  5. - Broccoli
  6. - 24K Magic
  7. - Cold Water
  8. - Side To Side
  9. - Don't Wanna Know
  10. - Treat You Better

Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - Starboy
  2. - Broccoli
  3. - Juju On That Beat (TZ Anthem)
  4. - Luv
  5. - OOOUUU
  6. - Black Beatles
  7. - One Dance
  8. - Needed Me
  9. - Sucker For Pain
  10. - Too Good

Top #5 Rock songs

  1. - Heathens
  2. - Ride
  3. - Sucker For Pain
  4. - Unsteady
  5. - Hymn For The Weekend

TV Series

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

Rosario Tijeras

Directed by: Emilio Maille

Dead Silent

Dead Silent

Directed by: Roger Cardinal

Max Steel

Max Steel

Directed by: Stewart Hendler



Directed by: Blu Fox



Directed by: Ramona S. Diaz


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Two by Two by Nicholas Sparks

Two by Two


#1 New York Times bestselling author Nicholas Sparks returns with an emotionally powerful story of unconditional love, its challenges, its risks and most of all, its rewards.At

The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

The Girl on the Train


The #1 New York Times Bestseller, USA Today Book of the Year, now a major motion picture starring Emily Blunt. Don't miss Paula Hawkins' new novel, Into the Water, coming May 2017. The

Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult

Small Great Things


#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • With richly layered characters and a gripping moral dilemma that will lead readers to question everything they know about privilege, power, and race, Small Great Things is the stunning new page-turner from Jodi Picoult.SOON

Order to Kill by Vince Flynn, Kyle Mills

Order to Kill


In a pulse-pounding race to save America, covert operative Mitch Rapp confronts a mortal threat. But this time he might have met his match.Mitch Rapp is used to winning.

Escape Clause by John Sandford

Escape Clause


Virgil Flowers faces double trouble in this exceptional thriller in the #1 New York Times-bestselling series Whenever you hear the sky rumble, that usually means a storm.


What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Total War: Warhammer

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X Linux

Genre: Turn-based strategy, real-time tactics

Publisher: Sega

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

Space Hulk: Deathwing

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

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)

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Fighting, role-playing

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment


Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles

  • Broadcom to Buy Brocade Communications for $5.5 Billion It is the latest deal in the rapidly consolidating semiconductor sector, where companies are seeking greater scale and a larger array of products. [..]
  • Comparing Medicare Prescription Drug Plans Experts advise those covered by Medicare to check the changes in their prescription drug plans and consider changing plans before the Dec. 7 deadline. [..]
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Stock Markets

  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $74.00
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $88.08
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $101.85
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $14.28
  • Visa V: opens at $80.89

Exchange Rates

  • 1 CHF = 9.1553 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 19.9041 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.9392 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.654 SEK
  • 1 CAD = 14.4701 MXN

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