Monday August 15, 2016

US date format: 8/15/2016, UK date format: 15/8/2016

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 15, 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. USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage, directed by Mario Van Peebles, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016 On TV people were watching Four in the Morning. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Space Hulk: Deathwing or Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage

Directed by: Mario Van Peebles

Starring: Nicolas Cage, Tom Sizemore, Thomas Jane, Matt Lanter

Let Her Out

Directed by: Cody Calahan

Starring: Alanna LeVierge, Nina Kiri, Adam Christie, Kate Fenton

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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 15, 2016?


    Holidays

  • Hawaii ? Toro Nagashi (Floating Lantern Ceremony) to commemorate the end of the second world war
  • Poland ? Polish Armed Forces Day
  • Eastern Orthodoxy ? Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos, the commemoration of the death of Mary, the mother of Jesus.
  • RC Saints ? Feast day of the Assumption of Mary, the mother of Jesus, Holy Day of Obligation. Public Holiday in: Austria, Belgium, Cameroon, Chile, C(te d'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, East Timor, France, Greece, India, Italy, Lebanon, Lithuania, Malta, Mauritius, Poland, Portugal, Seychelles, Slovenia and Spain.
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    Events

  • Yemeni Civil War: An air strike by the Saudi-led coalition which hit a hospital in northern Yemen run by Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders) kills at least 11 people. (BBC)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 15, 2016?


    Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. Cheap Thrills - Sia Featuring Sean Paul
  2. One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  3. This Is What You Came For - Calvin Harris Featuring Rihanna
  4. Justin Timberlake - Can't Stop The Feeling!
  5. Cold Water - Major Lazer Featuring Justin Bieber & MO
  6. Don't Let Me Down - The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya
  7. twenty one pilots - Ride
  8. Needed Me - Rihanna
  9. Closer - The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey
  10. Send My Love (To Your New Lover) - Adele

    Top #10 R&B songs

  1. One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  2. Needed Me - Rihanna
  3. Desiigner - Panda
  4. For Free - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake
  5. Don't Mind - Kent Jones
  6. Too Good - Drake Featuring Rihanna
  7. Controlla - Drake
  8. Broccoli - D.R.A.M. Featuring Lil Yachty
  9. I Got The Keys - DJ Khaled Featuring Jay Z & Future
  10. Work - Rihanna Featuring Drake

    Top #5 Rock songs

  1. twenty one pilots - Ride
  2. Heathens - twenty one pilots
  3. twenty one pilots - Stressed Out
  4. Sucker For Pain - Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa & Imagine Dragons With Logic & Ty Dolla $ign Feat. X Ambassadors
  5. Hymn For The Weekend - Coldplay
Sport Games on August 15, 2016

Sport Games on August 15, 2016


TV Series

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

Four in the Morning

Directed by: Anthony Simmons

Betrayed

Desert Flippers

Jiltooui Hwashin

Hillary

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Lego Worlds

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sandbox

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

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

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

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


    Stock Markets

  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $79.88
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $92.46
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $109.17
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $14.31
  • Visa V: opens at $80.13

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CHF = 8.6866 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 18.5747 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.8198 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.5352 SEK
  • 1 CAD = 13.9861 MXN

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