Thursday October 06, 2016

US date format: 10/6/2016, UK date format: 6/10/2016

It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 6, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Closer by The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey. The Accountant, directed by Gavin O'Connor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016 while Witness to a Trial by John Grisham was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Max Steel. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lego Worlds or Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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The Accountant

Directed by: Gavin O'Connor

Starring: Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, J.K. Simmons, Jon Bernthal

The Lost City of Z

Directed by: James Gray

Starring: Charlie Hunnam, Robert Pattinson, Sienna Miller, Tom Holland

Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk

Directed by: Ang Lee

Starring: Joe Alwyn, Garrett Hedlund, Arturo Castro, Mason Lee

Almost Friends

Directed by: Jake Goldberger

Starring: Freddie Highmore, Odeya Rush, Christopher Meloni, Haley Joel Osment

Priceless

Directed by: Ben Smallbone

Starring: Joel Smallbone, Bianca A. Santos, David Koechner, Jim Parrack

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 06, 2016?


    Holidays

  • Judaism - Fast of Gedalia (2005)
  • Egypt - National Day or Victory Day; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
  • U.S. - German-American Day observed since 1987; Mad Hatter Day
  • French Republican Calendar - �ne (Donkey) Day, fifteenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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    Events

  • Somali Civil War (2009–present): An al-Shabaab attack on a village near the Kenyan town of Mandera results in six deaths. (Reuters), (Capital FM Kenya)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 06, 2016?


    Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. Closer - The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey
  2. Heathens - twenty one pilots
  3. Cold Water - Major Lazer Featuring Justin Bieber & MO
  4. Let Me Love You - DJ Snake Featuring Justin Bieber
  5. Cheap Thrills - Sia Featuring Sean Paul
  6. Treat You Better - Shawn Mendes
  7. Don't Let Me Down - The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya
  8. Broccoli - D.R.A.M. Featuring Lil Yachty
  9. We Don't Talk Anymore - Charlie Puth Featuring Selena Gomez
  10. This Is What You Came For - Calvin Harris Featuring Rihanna

    Top #10 R&B songs

  1. Broccoli - D.R.A.M. Featuring Lil Yachty
  2. Needed Me - Rihanna
  3. One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  4. Too Good - Drake Featuring Rihanna
  5. Luv - Tory Lanez
  6. Sucker For Pain - Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa & Imagine Dragons With Logic & Ty Dolla $ign Feat. X Ambassadors
  7. Desiigner - Panda
  8. For Free - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake
  9. No Limit - Usher Featuring Young Thug
  10. Controlla - Drake

    Top #5 Rock songs

  1. Heathens - twenty one pilots
  2. twenty one pilots - Ride
  3. Sucker For Pain - Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa & Imagine Dragons With Logic & Ty Dolla $ign Feat. X Ambassadors
  4. Hymn For The Weekend - Coldplay
  5. Unsteady - X Ambassadors

TV Series

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

Max Steel

Directed by: Stewart Hendler

Speechless

Directed by: Blu Fox

Motherland

Directed by: Ramona S. Diaz

Brimstone

Directed by: Martin Koolhoven

Moonlight

Directed by: Barry Jenkins

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?

Witness to a Trial

By: John Grisham

A startling and original courtroom drama from New York Times #1 Bestseller John Grisham that is the prequel to his newest legal thriller, THE WHISTLER A judge’s first murder trial.A

Born to Run

By: Bruce Springsteen

The revelatory and wildly bestselling memoir by legendary rock star Bruce Springsteen: “Glorious…a philosophically rich ramble through a rock ’n roll life…It’s the lyric he was born to write” (USA TODAY, 4 out of 4 stars).Over

Home

By: Harlan Coben

THE INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERTen years after the high-profile kidnapping of two young boys, only one returns home in Harlan Coben’s gripping Myron Bolitar thriller.A

The Light Between Oceans

By: M.L. Stedman

The years-long New York Times bestseller and major motion picture from Spielberg’s Dreamworks is “irresistible…seductive…with a high concept plot that keeps you riveted from the first page” (O, The Oprah Magazine).After

The Girl on the Train

By: Paula Hawkins

The #1 New York Times Bestseller, USA Today Book of the Year, now a major motion picture starring Emily Blunt. Don't miss Paula Hawkins' new novel, Into the Water, coming May 2017. The

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

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

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 $77.38
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $98.36
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $102.11
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $15.63
  • Visa V: opens at $83.12

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CHF = 8.7955 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 19.5847 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.7962 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.5233 SEK
  • 1 CAD = 14.5336 MXN

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