Thursday 11 August 2016

US date format: 8/11/2016, UK date format: 11/8/2016

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 11, 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. The Evil in Us, directed by Jason William Lee, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016 while It Ends With Us by Colleen Hoover was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Big Fat Quiz of Everything. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lego Marvel's Avengers or Total War: Warhammer.
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Movies

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The Evil in Us

Directed by: Jason William Lee

Starring: Debs Howard, Danny Zaporozan, Behtash Fazlali, Ian Collins

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Spaceman

Directed by: Brett Rapkin

Starring: Josh Duhamel, W. Earl Brown, Ernie Hudson, Winter Ave Zoli

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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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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Big Fat Quiz of Everything

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Gooreumi Geurin Dalbit

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 11 August 2016 ?

Holidays:
  • Brazil - Student�s Day, Lawyer�s Day, Foundation of the Law Studies in Brazil
  • Zimbabwe - Heroes Day
  • Taiwan - Valentine's Day
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Tiburtius
  • St. Chromatius
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Facts:
  • American Michael Phelps wins the gold medal in the 200-meter individual medley becoming the first swimmer to win gold medals in the same event at four successive Olympic Games. It is Phelps' 22nd gold medal in total. (Washington Post)
  • Chronological summary of the 2016 Summer Olympics: American Michael Phelps wins the gold medal in the 200-meter individual medley becoming the first swimmer to win gold medals in the same event at four successive Olympic Games. It is Phelps' 22nd gold medal in total. (Washington Post)
  • The 2016 Perseid meteor shower peaks tonight. (CBS News) (Space.com)
  • Voters go to the polls to elect a president and the unicameral national assembly, and on proposed amendments to the bill of rights and Article 79. Incumbent President Edgar Lungu again faces off against President of the opposition United Party for National Development Hakainde Hichilema, and seven other candidates. (The New York Times)
  • Zambian general election and Zambian constitutional referendum, 2016: Voters go to the polls to elect a president and the unicameral national assembly, and on proposed amendments to the bill of rights and Article 79. Incumbent President Edgar Lungu again faces off against President of the opposition United Party for National Development Hakainde Hichilema, and seven other candidates. (The New York Times)

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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. Cold Water - Major Lazer Featuring Justin Bieber & MO
  3. One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  4. This Is What You Came For - Calvin Harris Featuring Rihanna
  5. Justin Timberlake - Can't Stop The Feeling!
  6. Don't Let Me Down - The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya
  7. twenty one pilots - Ride
  8. Needed Me - Rihanna
  9. Send My Love (To Your New Lover) - Adele
  10. Desiigner - Panda
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  2. Needed Me - Rihanna
  3. Desiigner - Panda
  4. Don't Mind - Kent Jones
  5. For Free - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake
  6. Controlla - Drake
  7. Too Good - Drake Featuring Rihanna
  8. Work - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  9. Broccoli - D.R.A.M. Featuring Lil Yachty
  10. I Got The Keys - DJ Khaled Featuring Jay Z & Future
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Duele El Corazon - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Wisin
  2. Hasta El Amanecer - Nicky Jam
  3. La Bicicleta - Carlos Vives & Shakira
  4. Bobo - J Balvin
  5. El Perdedor - Maluma Featuring Yandel
  6. Me Vas A Extranar - Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizarraga
  7. Shaky Shaky - Daddy Yankee
  8. Andas En Mi Cabeza - Chino & Nacho Featuring Daddy Yankee
  9. La Carretera - Prince Royce
  10. Chillax - Farruko Featuring Ky-Mani Marley
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. Sucker For Pain - Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa & Imagine Dragons With Logic & Ty Dolla $ign Feat. X Ambassadors
  8. The Sound Of Silence - Disturbed
  9. Ben Rector - Brand New
  10. Ophelia - The Lumineers

Books

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

It Ends With Us

By: Colleen Hoover

Instant New York Times Bestseller The newest, highly anticipated novel from beloved #1 New York Times bestselling author, Colleen Hoover.Sometimes it is the one who loves you who hurts you the most.

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The Black Widow

By: Daniel Silva

Art restorer, assassin and spy Gabriel Allon faces a terrifying opponent, an ISIS mastermind

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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

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Smooth Operator

By: Stuart Woods

From #1 bestselling author Stuart Woods comes an extraordinary new series starring an old fan favorite: Teddy Fay. When President Kate Lee calls Stone Barrington to Washington on an urgent matter, it’s soon clear that a potentially disastrous situation requires …

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Total War: Warhammer

Total War: Warhammer

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X Linux

Genre: Turn-based strategy, real-time tactics

Publisher: Sega

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

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $79.15
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $92.72
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $108.50
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $14.20
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 8.6821 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 18.6877 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.8059 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.5197 SEK

Home videos

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

The Nice Guys

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Elvis & Nixon

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD

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The Legend of Tarzan

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: DVD, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D & 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray

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Star Trek

Studio: Paramount

Format: 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray

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Lego DC Comics Super Heroes: Justice League: Cosmic Clash

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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