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..
Which were the important events of August 05, 2016?
- 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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- 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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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 05, 2016?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Sia Featuring Sean Paul - Cheap Thrills
- Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla - One Dance
- Calvin Harris Featuring Rihanna - This Is What You Came For
- Justin Timberlake - Can't Stop The Feeling!
- The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya - Don't Let Me Down
- twenty one pilots - Ride
- Rihanna - Needed Me
- Kent Jones - Don't Mind
- Desiigner - Panda
- Adele - Send My Love (To Your New Lover)
Top #10 R&B songs
Sport Games on August 05, 2016
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Oostende - Club Brugge : 1 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Kaiserslautern - Hannover : 0 - 4
Division 2Football (France)
- Ajaccio - Troyes : 2 - 1
- Auxerre - Ajaccio GFCO : 1 - 2
- Brest - Orleans : 2 - 1
- Clermont - Red Star : 0 - 0
- Laval - Niort : 1 - 1
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Fulham - Newcastle : 1 - 0
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Days to next August 05If 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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