Wednesday August 03, 2016

US date format: 8/3/2016, UK date format: 3/8/2016

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 3, 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 Lego Worlds or Total War: Warhammer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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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

Annabelle Hooper and the Ghosts of Nantucket

Directed by: Paul Serafini

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

Suicide Squad

Written by: David Ayer

Directed by: David Ayer

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

Country: United States of America

Van Helsing

Directed by: Stephen Sommers

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

Nine Lives

Directed by: Barry Sonnenfeld

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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 03, 2016?


    Holidays

  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Gamaliel
  • Equatorial Guinea - Armed Forces Day
  • St. Nicodemus
  • Niger - Independence Day
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    Events

  • The European Banking Authority supports retaining a 3% leverage ratio for most banks within the European Union. (Reuters)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 03, 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 #5 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

TV Series

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

Wolf Creek

Directed by: Greg McLean

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Lego Worlds

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sandbox

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Total War: Warhammer

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X Linux

Genre: Turn-based strategy, real-time tactics

Publisher: Sega

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Fighting, role-playing

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

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

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


    Stock Markets

  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $79.72
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $91.54
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $106.27
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $14.05
  • Visa V: opens at $78.28

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CHF = 8.7832 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 19.4067 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.8139 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.5348 SEK
  • 1 CAD = 14.4466 MXN

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