Friday August 14, 2015

US date format: 8/14/2015, UK date format: 14/8/2015

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see zodiac on August 14, 2015). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative), Pope Francis was leading the Catholic Church. In that special week of August people in US were listening to Cheerleader by OMI. War Room, directed by Alex Kendrick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015 while Luckiest Girl Alive by Jessica Knoll was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Love Island. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dungeons 2 or Chris Sawyer's Locomotion.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2015, at August 14 across the years or at August 2015 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 14, 2015?


Holidays

  • Paraguay - Flag Day
  • St. Maximilian Kolbe
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of several saints: St. Eusebius of Rome
  • United States - National Code talkers Day
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Events

  • The Hellenic Parliament approves (with 222 yes votes) Prime Minister of Greece Alexis Tsipras's bailout package, despite opposition by almost one-third of his Syriza party. This third bailout plan is almost identical to the one rejected by the Greek people in the referendum. Tsipras will seek a vote of confidence following the country's August 20th payment to the European Central Bank. (The Guardian), (The International New York Times)
  • Ministers at Eurogroup's lengthy meeting today approve Greece's 85 billion euro bailout. (Forex), (The Guardian)
  • Cuban Thaw, Cuba–United States relations: U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry officially reopens the American embassy in Havana. Eight congressional lawmakers involved in the policy change also attend. (AP via Global News), (CNN), (The Washington Post)The United States flag is raised at the embassy for the first time in 54 years. (NBC)
  • U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry officially reopens the American embassy in Havana. Eight congressional lawmakers involved in the policy change also attend. (AP via Global News), (CNN), (The Washington Post)
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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Drishyam

Drishyam

Directed by: Nishikant Kamat

Starring: Ajay Devgn, Shriya Saran, Tabu, Rajat Kapoor

Straight Outta Compton

Straight Outta Compton

Directed by: F. Gary Gray

Starring: O'Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell, Neil Brown Jr.

Southpaw

Southpaw

Directed by: Antoine Fuqua

Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rachel McAdams, Oona Laurence, Forest Whitaker

Southpaw memorabilia

The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

Directed by: Guy Ritchie

Starring: Henry Cavill, Armie Hammer, Alicia Vikander, Elizabeth Debicki

Country: United States of America

Jurassic World

Jurassic World

Directed by: Colin Trevorrow

Starring: Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Ty Simpkins, Judy Greer

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 14, 2015?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Cheerleader
  2. - Can't Feel My Face
  3. - Watch Me
  4. - Bad Blood
  5. - See You Again

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Can't Feel My Face
  2. - Watch Me
  3. - See You Again
  4. - Trap Queen
  5. - My Way

Top #5 Rock songs

  1. - Shut Up And Dance
  2. - Uma Thurman
  3. - Renegades
  4. - Budapest
  5. - Centuries

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - El Perdon
  2. - Te Metiste
  3. - La Gozadera
  4. - Propuesta Indecente
  5. - Fanatica Sensual
Sport Games on August 14, 2015

Sport Games on August 14, 2015


Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Club Brugge - Kortrijk : 2 - 1
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Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Bayern Munich - Hamburg : 5 - 0
See all Football game results of August 14, 2015

Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Frankfurt FSV - Karlsruhe : 1 - 2
  • Heidenheim - Fortuna Dusseldorf : 1 - 0
  • Paderborn - Sandhausen : 0 - 6
See all Football game results of August 14, 2015

Division 2

Football (France)
  • Ajaccio - Evian Thonon Gaillard : 1 - 1
  • Auxerre - Laval : 2 - 3
  • Bourg Peronnas - Dijon : 2 - 1
  • Clermont - Nimes : 1 - 0
  • Lens - Creteil : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of August 14, 2015

TV Series

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

Love Island

Directed by: A2ZCDS

TVF Pitchers

TVF Pitchers

Narcos

Narcos

Written by:

Starring: Wagner Moura, Boyd Holbrook, Pedro Pascal, Joanna Christie

Country: United States of America

Taskmaster

Taskmaster

The Last Alaskans

The Last Alaskans

How old am I?

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Luckiest Girl Alive by Jessica Knoll

Luckiest Girl Alive

By:

***AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES AND USA TODAY BESTSELLER*** Fans of Gone Girl and The Girl on the Train will thrill at “the perfect page-turner to start your summer” (People, Book of the Week): Luckiest Girl Alive—described by Reese Witherspoon …

The Rumor by Elin Hilderbrand

The Rumor

By:

Madeline King and Grace Pancik are best friends and the envy of Nantucket for their perfect marriages, their beautiful kids, their Sunday night double dates with their devoted husbands.

The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

The Girl on the Train

By:

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

Circling The Sun by Paula Mclain

Circling The Sun

By:

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “Paula McLain is considered the new star of historical fiction, and for good reason. Fans of The Paris Wife will be captivated by Circling the Sun,

Speaking In Bones by Kathy Reichs

Speaking In Bones

By:

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERNo one speaks the language of suspense more brilliantly than Kathy Reichs, author of the acclaimed Temperance Brennan series.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

The Book of Unwritten Tales 2

The Book of Unwritten Tales 2

Platform: Linux, Microsoft Windows, OS X, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Wii U

Genre: Adventure, Comedy

Publisher: Nordic Games The Adventure Company (consoles)

Dungeons 2

Dungeons 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, SteamOS, PlayStation 4

Genre: Strategy, simulation, dungeon management

Publisher: Kalypso Media

Lego Dimensions

Lego Dimensions

Platform: PlayStation 3; PlayStation 4; Wii U; Xbox 360; Xbox One

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Chris Sawyer's Locomotion

Chris Sawyer's Locomotion

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Business simulation game

Publisher: Atari

Cities XXL

Cities XXL

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: City-building game

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $78.59
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $114.32
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $46.53
  • General Electric GE: opens at $25.65
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $155.00

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 0.9 EUR
  • 1 USD = 124.276 JPY
  • 1 USD = 0.6392 GBP
  • 1 USD = 1.3546 AUD
  • 1 USD = 1.3086 CAD

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on August 14, 2015?

On August 14, 2015 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is August 14, 2015?

On August 14, 2015 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on August 14, 2015?

On August 14, 2015 the US President was Barack Obama (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 14, 2015?

On August 14, 2015 the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 14, 2015?

On August 14, 2015 Pope Francis was leading the Catholic Church.