Sunday May 08, 2016

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

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 8, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Panda by Desiigner. Money Monster, directed by Jodie Foster, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016 while The Nest by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Wolf Creek. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Total War: Warhammer or Space Hulk: Deathwing.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Money Monster

Directed by: Jodie Foster

Starring: George Clooney, Julia Roberts, Jack O'Connell, Dominic West

Sniper: Special Ops

Directed by: Fred Olen Ray

Starring: Steven Seagal, Rob Van Dam, Tim Abell, Charlene Amoia


Written by: Andrew Jay Cohen, Brendan O'Brien

Directed by: Nicholas Stoller

Starring: Seth Rogen, Rose Byrne, Zac Efron, Lisa Kudrow

Country: United States of America


Directed by: Peter A. Dowling

Starring: Radha Mitchell, Rupert Graves, Ian McElhinney, David Robb

Better Off Single

Directed by: Benjamin Cox

Starring: Aaron Tveit, Abby Elliott, Lauren Miller Rogen, Kal Penn


Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 08, 2016?


  • Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
  • Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
  • Parents' Day in South Korea
  • Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
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  • Sinai insurgency: Gunmen kill eight policemen in an ambush outside Cairo. The attack is claimed by Islamic State. (CNN) (Reuters) (BBC)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 08, 2016?

    Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. Desiigner - Panda
  2. Lukas Graham - 7 Years
  3. One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  4. Work - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  5. Mike Posner - I Took A Pill In Ibiza
  6. Work From Home - Fifth Harmony Featuring Ty Dolla $ign
  7. No - Meghan Trainor
  8. Zayn - Pillowtalk
  9. Love Yourself - Justin Bieber
  10. Me, Myself & I - G-Eazy x Bebe Rexha

    Top #10 R&B songs

  1. Desiigner - Panda
  2. One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  3. Work - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  4. Me, Myself & I - G-Eazy x Bebe Rexha
  5. Prince And The Revolution - Purple Rain
  6. Low Life - Future Featuring The Weeknd
  7. 2 Phones - Kevin Gates
  8. Prince - When Doves Cry
  9. Oui - Jeremih
  10. Needed Me - Rihanna
Sport Games on May 08, 2016

Sport Games on May 08, 2016

    Bundesliga 2

    Football (Germany)
  • Bielefeld - Union Berlin : 2 - 0
  • Bochum - Braunschweig : 2 - 3
  • Fortuna Dusseldorf - Frankfurt FSV : 1 - 0
  • Freiburg - Heidenheim : 2 - 0
  • Kaiserslautern - Greuther Furth : 3 - 1
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TV Series

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

Wolf Creek

Directed by: Greg McLean

Raising the Bar

Directed by: Clay Glen


Directed by: Neil Mcenery-West


Directed by: Claude d'Anna



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

The Nest

By: Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney

A warm, funny and acutely perceptive debut novel about four adult siblings and the fate of the shared inheritance that has shaped their choices and their lives.Every

Extreme Prey

By: John Sandford

An extraordinary Lucas Davenport thriller from #1 New York Times–bestselling author and Pulitzer Prize winner John Sandford. After the events in Gathering Prey, Lucas Davenport finds himself in a very unusual situation—no longer employed by the Minnesota BCA.

The Obsession

By: Nora Roberts

The riveting novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Liar. “She stood in the deep, dark woods, breath shallow and cold prickling over her skin despite the hot, heavy air.

Best of My Love

By: Susan Mallery

“Susan Mallery is one of my favorites.”—#1 New York Times bestselling author Debbie Macomber Don't miss the final book in the bestselling Fool's Gold series! To overcome her painful past, baker Shelby Gilmore goes on the hunt for a friend—a …

Oh, the Places You'll Go!

By: Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss’s wonderfully wise Oh, the Places You’ll Go! is the perfect send-off for grads—from nursery school, high school, college, and beyond! From soaring to high heights and seeing great sights to being left in a Lurch on a prickle-ly …


What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

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

Space Hulk: Deathwing

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

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

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CHF = 8.377 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 18.3692 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.6797 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.2993 SEK
  • 1 CAD = 13.8194 MXN

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