Wednesday May 16, 2018

US date format: 5/16/2018, UK date format: 16/5/2018

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 16, 2018). The US president was Donald John Trump (Republican). Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, directed by J.A. Bayona, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2018 while Magnolia Table by Joanna Gaines, Marah Stets was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Here on Earth.
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Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

Directed by: J.A. Bayona

Starring: Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Rafe Spall, Justice Smith

In Darkness

In Darkness

Directed by: Anthony Byrne

Starring: Emily Ratajkowski, Natalie Dormer, Ed Skrein, Joely Richardson

The Jurassic Games

The Jurassic Games

Directed by: Ryan Bellgardt

Starring: Ryan Merriman, Perrey Reeves, Adam Hampton, Katie Burgess

Fury of the Fist and the Golden Fleece

Fury of the Fist and the Golden Fleece

Directed by: Alexander Wraith

Starring: Danny Trejo, Jason London, Bill Goldberg, Bianca Brigitte VanDamme

The Way We Were

The Way We Were

Directed by: Sydney Pollack

Starring: Barbra Streisand, Robert Redford, Bradford Dillman, Lois Chiles

Country: United States of America


Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 16, 2018?


  • Saint HonorT of Amiens
  • Saint Andrew Bobola
  • Saint Ubaldus
  • Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
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  • War in Afghanistan (2001–present): Battle of Farah: Taliban forces claim to have taken control of the western city of Farah after two days of fighting. It is the second provincial capital to be temporarily taken over, after a similar assault on Kunduz in 2015. (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)

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Here on Earth

Here on Earth

Directed by: Mark Piznarski

Lost in Space

Lost in Space

Directed by: Stephen Hopkins

Joe Pera Talks with You

Joe Pera Talks with You

Lost in Transition

Lost in Transition

Miseu Hammurabi

Miseu Hammurabi


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Magnolia Table by Joanna Gaines, Marah Stets

Magnolia Table


#1 New York Times BestsellerMagnolia Table is infused with Joanna Gaines' warmth and passion for all things family, prepared and served straight from the heart of her home, with recipes inspired by dozens of Gaines family favorites and classic comfort …

The 17th Suspect by James Patterson, Maxine Paetro

The 17th Suspect


The newest Women's Murder Club thriller--and instant #1 New York Times bestseller A series of shootings exposes San Francisco to a methodical yet unpredictable killer, and a reluctant woman decides to put her trust in Sergeant Lindsay Boxer.

The Crooked Staircase by Dean Koontz

The Crooked Staircase


NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Jane Hawk—who dazzled readers in The Silent Corner and The Whispering Room—faces the fight of her life, against the threat of a lifetime, in this electrifying new thriller by #1 New York Times bestselling suspense …

The High Tide Club by Mary Kay Andrews

The High Tide Club


From the New York Times bestselling author of The Weekenders comes a delightful new novel about new love, old secrets, and the kind of friendship that transcends generations.When

Barracoon by Zora Neale Hurston



A major literary event: a newly published work from the author of the American classic Their Eyes Were Watching God, with a foreword from Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alice Walker, brilliantly illuminates the horror and injustices of slavery as it tells …


Financial News

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Stock Markets

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  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $140.51
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $125.03
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $22.06
  • Visa V: opens at $131.09

Exchange Rates

  • 1 CHF = 8.6906 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 19.5636 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.365 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.798 SEK
  • 1 CAD = 15.3142 MXN

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