Thursday 4 August 2016

US date format: 8/4/2016, UK date format: 4/8/2016

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 4, 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 Marvel's Avengers or Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

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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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 4 August 2016 ?

  • Ancient Egypt - Jubilation of the Heart of Re
  • El Salvador - Transfiguration Bank Holiday
  • Cook Islands - Constitution Day (celebrations begin on the last Friday in July and last up to 2 weeks.)
  • Burkina Faso - Anniversary of the Revolution
  • St. Luanus/Lugid
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  • The International Olympic Committee rules that 271 of the 389 athletes nominated by the Russian Olympic Committee will be eligible to participate in the 2016 summer Olympics. (IOC)
  • 2016 Summer Olympics: The International Olympic Committee rules that 271 of the 389 athletes nominated by the Russian Olympic Committee will be eligible to participate in the 2016 summer Olympics. (IOC)
  • China's unmanned lunar rover Yutu shuts down after exploring the Moon for 31 months. (BBC)
  • In Nepal, Pushpa Kamal Dahal takes the oath of office and secrecy as Prime Minister. (The Himalayan Times)
  • With more than half the vote counted, the ruling African National Congress (ANC) is ahead on 53.2 percent of the vote which, if this trend continues, will be the first election since the end of apartheid in 1994 that the ANC receives less than 60 percent. The opposition Democratic Alliance, with about 28 percent of the vote nationally, has gained the lead in three major cities: Pretoria, Johannesburg, and Port Elizabeth. Final results are expected Friday. (Press TV) (Financial Times)

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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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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

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)

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Fighting, role-playing

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $80.21
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $92.37
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $106.55
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $14.33
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 8.7361 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 19.4132 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.8146 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.5377 SEK

Home videos

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


Studio: 20th Century Fox

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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The Program

Studio: Entertainment One

Format: DVD

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Studio: Well Go USA

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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99 Homes

Studio: Broadgreen

Format: Blu-ray

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Underworld: Awakening

Studio: Sony

Format: Blu-ray

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