Friday August 11, 2017

US date format: 8/11/2017, UK date format: 11/8/2017

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 11, 2017). The US president was Donald John Trump (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Despacito by Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber. American Made, directed by Doug Liman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2017 On TV people were watching The Layover. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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American Made

Directed by: Doug Liman

Starring: Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson, Sarah Wright, Jesse Plemons

Get Shorty

Directed by: Barry Sonnenfeld

Starring: Gene Hackman, Rene Russo, Danny DeVito, John Travolta

Logan Lucky

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Starring: Channing Tatum, Adam Driver, Daniel Craig, Farrah Mackenzie

The Hitman's Bodyguard

Directed by: Patrick Hughes

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Gary Oldman, Elodie Yung

American Satan

Directed by: Ash Avildsen

Starring: Andy Biersack, Booboo Stewart, Ben Bruce, John Bradley

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 11, 2017?


    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
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    Events

  • A white nationalist rally called "Unite the Right" takes place in Charlottesville, Virginia. (CNN)
  • Unite the Right rally: A white nationalist rally called "Unite the Right" takes place in Charlottesville, Virginia. (CNN)
  • Because of a recent pair of deadly crashes, the U.S. Marine Corps will ground its flight operations for 24 hours for an operational reset. The suspensions will be spread out over the next two weeks. (Reuters) (The New York Times)
  • Military of the United States: Because of a recent pair of deadly crashes, the U.S. Marine Corps will ground its flight operations for 24 hours for an operational reset. The suspensions will be spread out over the next two weeks. (Reuters) (The New York Times)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2017?


    Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. Despacito - Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber
  2. Wild Thoughts - DJ Khaled Featuring Rihanna & Bryson Tiller
  3. That's What I Like - Bruno Mars
  4. I'm The One - DJ Khaled Featuring Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance The Rapper & Lil Wayne
  5. Believer - Imagine Dragons
  6. Unforgettable - French Montana Featuring Swae Lee
  7. Ed Sheeran - Shape Of You
  8. There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back - Shawn Mendes
  9. Charlie Puth - Attention
  10. Body Like A Back Road - Sam Hunt

    Top #10 R&B songs

  1. Wild Thoughts - DJ Khaled Featuring Rihanna & Bryson Tiller
  2. That's What I Like - Bruno Mars
  3. I'm The One - DJ Khaled Featuring Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance The Rapper & Lil Wayne
  4. Unforgettable - French Montana Featuring Swae Lee
  5. Congratulations - Post Malone Featuring Quavo
  6. Humble. - Kendrick Lamar
  7. Childish Gambino - Redbone
  8. XO TOUR Llif3 - Lil Uzi Vert
  9. Mask Off - Future
  10. Bank Account - 21 Savage

    Top #5 Rock songs

  1. Believer - Imagine Dragons
  2. Linkin Park - Numb
  3. Linkin Park - In The End
  4. Heavy - Linkin Park Featuring Kiiara
  5. Portugal. The Man - Feel It Still
Sport Games on August 11, 2017

Sport Games on August 11, 2017


TV Series

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

The Layover

Directed by: William H. Macy

Somewhere Between

Directed by: Linda Goldstein Knowlton

Gypsy

Directed by: Emile Ardolino

The Mist

Directed by: weinstein

Love Connection

Directed by: Joseph L Leath

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Sega

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


    News articles

  • Author of HuffPost Article Fights Possible Defamation Suit by Fox News Host A lawyer for the author, Yashar Ali, said it was false that he had published defamatory statements in an article that led to the suspension of Eric Bolling, the Fox News host. [..]
  • Even for Philanthropists, Museums Can Make Art a Tough Give Most collectors struggle to donate works, even valuable pieces. Often, a negotiation is involved. [..]
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    Stock Markets

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  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $72.52
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $103.21
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $117.00
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $18.94
  • Visa V: opens at $99.55

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CHF = 8.4676 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 18.5165 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.9235 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.4206 SEK
  • 1 CAD = 14.0859 MXN

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