Sunday August 14, 2016

US date format: 8/14/2016, UK date format: 14/8/2016

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 14, 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 Chase by James Patterson, Michael Ledwidge 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 Battlefleet Gothic: Armada.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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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

Spaceman

Directed by: Brett Rapkin

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

Kubo and the Two Strings

Directed by: Travis Knight

Starring: Charlize Theron, Art Parkinson, Matthew McConaughey, Ralph Fiennes

Annabelle Hooper and the Ghosts of Nantucket

Directed by: Paul Serafini

Starring: Bailee Madison, Robert Capron, Rachel Resheff, Mavrick Moreno

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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Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 14, 2016?


    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

  • In tennis, Scotland's Andy Murray, representing Great Britain, defeats Argentine Juan Martín del Potro in the men's singles final for his second consecutive gold medal in the event. Murray becomes the first male tennis player ever to win two Olympic gold medals, whether consecutively or not. (ESPN)
  • In golf, England's Justin Rose, representing Great Britain, wins the first gold medal in the sport since 1904. (The New York Times)
  • In the men's 400 metres, Wayde van Niekerk of South Africa breaks the world record set in 1999 by Michael Johnson en route to winning South Africa's first gold medal in a track event since 1928. (ESPN)
  • Usain Bolt of Jamaica becomes the first man to win three gold medals in the men's 100 metres. (CNN)
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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 #5 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
Sport Games on August 14, 2016

Sport Games on August 14, 2016


TV Series

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

The Big Fat Quiz of Everything

Sotus

Gooreumi Geurin Dalbit

Jean-Claude Van Johnson

Chesapeake Shores

Books

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

Chase

By: James Patterson, Michael Ledwidge

"This was no suicide," says Detective Michael Bennett.A man plunges to his death from the roof of a Manhattan hotel. It looks like a suicide--except the victim has someone else's fingerprints and $10,000 in cash.

The Black Widow

By: Daniel Silva

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

Me Before You

By: Jojo Moyes

Look out for Jojo’s new book, Still Me, the next book featuring Louisa Clark from Me Before You and After You, coming soon! They had nothing in common until love gave them everything to lose .

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

Bullseye

By: James Patterson, Michael Ledwidge

Caught in the crosshairs of a deadly standoff, Detective Michael Bennett must kill...or be killed. Snow blankets the avenues of Manhattan's exclusive Upper West Side. The storm is the perfect cover for a fashionable, highly trained team of lethal assassins …

Videogames

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

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)

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Fighting, role-playing

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CHF = 8.6589 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 18.6954 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.8103 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.5154 SEK
  • 1 CAD = 14.0732 MXN

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