Friday August 05, 2016

US date format: 8/5/2016, UK date format: 5/8/2016

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 5, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Theresa May (Conservative). 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 Battlefleet Gothic: Armada.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 05, 2016?


Holidays

  • St. Memmius
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
  • St. Afra and her companions
  • Burkina Faso - Independence Day
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Events

  • 2016 Assam attacks: Gunmen open fire in a market in Assam, India, killing 13 people and injuring 18. (India Today)
  • Gunmen open fire in a market in Assam, India, killing 13 people and injuring 18. (India Today)
  • Iraqi Civil War, Military intervention against ISIL: The United Nations reports that ISIL appears to have captured up to 3,000 fleeing Iraqi villagers from Hawija District headed to Kirkuk city. Militants reportedly executed 12 people. Earlier, the Iraqi Observatory for Human Rights said ISIL is using people for human shields against attacks by Iraqi security forces. (NRT News) (NBC News)
  • The United Nations reports that ISIL appears to have captured up to 3,000 fleeing Iraqi villagers from Hawija District headed to Kirkuk city. Militants reportedly executed 12 people. Earlier, the Iraqi Observatory for Human Rights said ISIL is using people for human shields against attacks by Iraqi security forces. (NRT News) (NBC News)
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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Kubo and the Two Strings

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

Annabelle Hooper and the Ghosts of Nantucket

Directed by: Paul Serafini

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

Suicide Squad

Suicide Squad

Written by:

Directed by: David Ayer

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

Country: United States of America

Van Helsing

Van Helsing

Directed by: Stephen Sommers

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

Nine Lives

Nine Lives

Directed by: Barry Sonnenfeld

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

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 05, 2016?
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Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. - Cheap Thrills
  2. - One Dance
  3. - This Is What You Came For
  4. - Can't Stop The Feeling!
  5. - Don't Let Me Down
  6. - Ride
  7. - Needed Me
  8. - Don't Mind
  9. - Panda
  10. - Send My Love (To Your New Lover)

Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - One Dance
  2. - Needed Me
  3. - Don't Mind
  4. - Panda
  5. - Controlla
  6. - For Free
  7. - Too Good
  8. - Work
  9. - I Got The Keys
  10. - Sorry

Top #5 Rock songs

  1. - Ride
  2. - Heathens
  3. - Stressed Out
  4. - Let It Go
  5. - Hymn For The Weekend
Sport Games on August 05, 2016

Sport Games on August 05, 2016


Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Oostende - Club Brugge : 1 - 0
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Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Kaiserslautern - Hannover : 0 - 4
See all Football game results of August 05, 2016

Division 2

Football (France)
  • Ajaccio - Troyes : 2 - 1
  • Auxerre - Ajaccio GFCO : 1 - 2
  • Brest - Orleans : 2 - 1
  • Clermont - Red Star : 0 - 0
  • Laval - Niort : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of August 05, 2016

Championship

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Fulham - Newcastle : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of August 05, 2016

TV Series

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

Wolf Creek

Directed by: Greg McLean

Inconceivable

Inconceivable

The Get Down

The Get Down

Ask the StoryBots

Ask the StoryBots

Love O2O

Love O2O

Days to next August 05

If August 05, 2016 is your birthday you're 4 years, 1 day old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 30 days.
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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Lego Worlds

Lego Worlds

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sandbox

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade

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

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

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $87.73
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $106.27
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $57.65
  • General Electric GE: opens at $31.27
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $162.00

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 0.902 EUR
  • 1 USD = 101.821 JPY
  • 1 USD = 0.7649 GBP
  • 1 USD = 1.3113 AUD
  • 1 USD = 1.3184 CAD

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