Thursday March 16, 2017

US date format: 3/16/2017, UK date format: 16/3/2017

It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 16, 2017). The US president was Donald John Trump (Republican). In that special week of March people in US were listening to Shape Of You by Ed Sheeran. CHiPs, directed by Dax Shepard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2017 On TV people were watching Shots Fired. 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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Written by: Dax Shepard

Directed by: Dax Shepard

Starring: Michael Peña, Dax Shepard, Vincent D'Onofrio, Rosa Salazar

Country: United States of America

Power Rangers

Written by: John Gatins (screenplay), Matt Sazama (story by), Burk Sharpless (story by), Michele Mulroney (story

Directed by: Dean Israelite

Starring: Dacre Montgomery, Naomi Scott, RJ Cyler, Ludi Lin

Walk of Fame

Directed by: Jesse Thomas

Starring: Scott Eastwood, Malcolm McDowell, Chris Kattan, Jamie Kennedy

Atomic Blonde

Directed by: David Leitch

Starring: Charlize Theron, James McAvoy, John Goodman, Eddie Marsan

The Boss Baby

Directed by: Tom McGrath

Starring: Alec Baldwin, Steve Buscemi, Jimmy Kimmel, Lisa Kudrow


Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 16, 2017?


  • St. Urho's Day - the fictional patron saint of Finnish immigrants to the US, created by Richard Mattson in 1956
  • Latvia - The controversial Latvia Legions are celebrated in Latvia, where about 140,000 men joined the Waffen SS National Legions during World War II, trying to defend Latvia. Since February 23, 2000, this day is no longer an official celebration day.
  • Saint Heribert of Cologne (died 1021)
  • Saint Eusebia (+680)
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  • Piracy off the coast of Somalia: The Somali pirates that hijacked the Aris 13, a United Arab Emirates-owned oil tanker, release it without condition. (BBC)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 16, 2017?

    Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. Ed Sheeran - Shape Of You
  2. Bad And Boujee - Migos Featuring Lil Uzi Vert
  3. I Don't Wanna Live Forever (Fifty Shades Darker) - Zayn / Taylor Swift
  4. That's What I Like - Bruno Mars
  5. Something Just Like This - The Chainsmokers & Coldplay
  6. Rihanna - Love On The Brain
  7. Paris - The Chainsmokers
  8. Tunnel Vision - Kodak Black
  9. Bounce Back - Big Sean
  10. Closer - The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey

    Top #10 R&B songs

  1. Bad And Boujee - Migos Featuring Lil Uzi Vert
  2. That's What I Like - Bruno Mars
  3. Rihanna - Love On The Brain
  4. Tunnel Vision - Kodak Black
  5. Bounce Back - Big Sean
  6. I Feel It Coming - The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk
  7. iSpy - KYLE Featuring Lil Yachty
  8. Bad Things - Machine Gun Kelly x Camila Cabello
  9. Fake Love - Drake
  10. Bruno Mars - 24K Magic

    Top #5 Rock songs

  1. Heathens - twenty one pilots
  2. Believer - Imagine Dragons
  3. HandClap - Fitz And The Tantrums
  4. twenty one pilots - Ride
  5. Lana Del Rey - Love

TV Series

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

Shots Fired

Directed by: Unavailable

Iron Fist

Directed by: Carlo Rola





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

    Stock Markets

  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $68.74
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $105.50
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $112.77
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $17.60
  • Visa V: opens at $90.31

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CHF = 8.8394 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 19.3217 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.9212 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.6116 SEK
  • 1 CAD = 14.4458 MXN

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