Friday 5 August 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). 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 Battlefleet Gothic: Armada or Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade.
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Movies

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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TV Series

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 5 August 2016 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Memmius
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
  • St. Afra and her companions
  • Burkina Faso - Independence Day
  • Croatia - Victory Day and National Thanksgiving Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • The 2016 Summer Olympics held in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro officially start with the Opening Ceremony at Maracanã Stadium. (BBC)
  • British activists with the Black Lives Matter movement from America block the road to Heathrow Airport and to streets in Manchester, Birmingham, and Nottingham, marking the fifth anniversary of the deadly police shooting of Mark Duggan in north London. Ten protestors are arrested. (NBC News) (Reuters)
  • A Swedish court orders the owner of the luxury cruise ship MV Ocean Gala that was due to house 1,800 asylum seekers before the Swedish Migration Agency pulled the plug to immediately leave its port. The local County administration says it intends to forcefully execute the ruling of the court if the vessel has not left the port by Monday morning. (Local)
  • Ventimiglian police commander Giorgio Marenco says the more than 100 migrants who crashed the Italian border town's police barriers and entered France remain, under French police surveillance, outside the French Riviera town of Menton. (Reuters)
  • European migrant crisis: Ventimiglian police commander Giorgio Marenco says the more than 100 migrants who crashed the Italian border town's police barriers and entered France remain, under French police surveillance, outside the French Riviera town of Menton. (Reuters)

Sport Games on 5 August 2016

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Oostende - Club Brugge : 1 - 0
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Kaiserslautern - Hannover : 0 - 4
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Division 2
Football (France)
  • Ajaccio - Troyes : 2 - 1
  • Auxerre - Ajaccio GFCO : 1 - 2
  • Brest - Orleans : 2 - 1
  • Clermont - Red Star : 0 - 0
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Championship
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Fulham - Newcastle : 1 - 0
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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

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

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)

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $80.20
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $93.17
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $106.85
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $14.24
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 8.741 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 19.1687 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.783 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.4986 SEK

Home videos

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

Don Verdean

Studio: Lionsgate

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Sunshine Superman

Studio: Magnolia

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Midnight Special

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Hail, Caesar!

Studio: Universal

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Maximum Ride

Studio: Paramount

Format: DVD

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