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Monday 17 August 2015

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 17, 2015). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Can't Feel My Face by The Weeknd. Room, directed by Lenny Abrahamson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015 while Go Set A Watchman by Harper Lee was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Love Island. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dead Effect 2 or Jotun.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 17 August 2015

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Room

Written by: Emma Donoghue (novel), Emma Donoghue (screenplay)

Directed by: Lenny Abrahamson

Starring: Brie Larson, Jacob Tremblay, Sean Bridgers, Wendy Crewson

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Spotlight

Written by: Josh Singer, Tom McCarthy

Directed by: Tom McCarthy

Starring: Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber

Country: United States

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Steve Jobs

Directed by: Danny Boyle

Starring: Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen, Jeff Daniels

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The Danish Girl

Directed by: Tom Hooper

Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Alicia Vikander, Amber Heard, Ben Whishaw

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Black Mass

Directed by: Scott Cooper

Starring: Johnny Depp, Benedict Cumberbatch, Dakota Johnson, Joel Edgerton

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TV Series

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

Love Island

Directed by: A2ZCDS

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Pes

Cradle to Grave

Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 August 2015 ?

Holidays:
  • Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
  • Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
Famous Birthdays:
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Sport Games on 17 August 2015

Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Nurnberg - Munich 1860 : 2 - 2
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Division 2
Football (France)
  • Metz - Valenciennes : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of 17 August 2015
Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Liverpool - Bournemouth : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 17 August 2015
Liga I
Football (Portugal)
  • Pacos Ferreira - Academica : 1 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 17, 2015 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2015 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Can't Feel My Face - The Weeknd
  2. OMI - Cheerleader
  3. One Direction - Drag Me Down
  4. Watch Me - Silento
  5. Lean On - Major Lazer & DJ Snake Featuring MO
  6. Bad Blood - Taylor Swift Featuring Kendrick Lamar
  7. Rachel Platten - Fight Song
  8. See You Again - Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth
  9. Trap Queen - Fetty Wap
  10. My Way - Fetty Wap Featuring Monty
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Can't Feel My Face - The Weeknd
  2. Watch Me - Silento
  3. See You Again - Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth
  4. Trap Queen - Fetty Wap
  5. My Way - Fetty Wap Featuring Monty
  6. The Weeknd - The Hills
  7. 679 - Fetty Wap Featuring Remy Boyz
  8. Back To Back - Drake
  9. Post To Be - Omarion Featuring Chris Brown & Jhene Aiko
  10. Classic Man - Jidenna Featuring Roman GianArthur
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. El Perdon - Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias
  2. La Gozadera - Gente de Zona Featuring Marc Anthony
  3. Propuesta Indecente - Romeo Santos
  4. Te Metiste - Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho
  5. Ginza - J Balvin
  6. Fanatica Sensual - Plan B
  7. El Amor de Su Vida - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
  8. Hilito - Romeo Santos
  9. Malditas Ganas - El Komander
  10. La Mordidita - Ricky Martin Featuring Yotuel
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Shut Up And Dance - WALK THE MOON
  2. Uma Thurman - Fall Out Boy
  3. Renegades - X Ambassadors
  4. Elle King - Ex's & Oh's
  5. George Ezra - Budapest
  6. Centuries - Fall Out Boy
  7. Tear In My Heart - twenty one pilots
  8. Cecilia And The Satellite - Andrew McMahon In The Wilderness
  9. Brother - NEEDTOBREATHE Featuring Gavin DeGraw
  10. Someone New - Hozier

Books

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

Go Set A Watchman

By: Harper Lee

From Harper Lee comes a landmark new novel set two decades after her beloved Pulitzer Prize–winning masterpiece, To Kill a Mockingbird.Maycomb, Alabama. Twenty-six-year-old Jean Louise Finch—"Scout"—returns home from New York City to visit her aging father, Atticus.

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Voices In The Ocean

By: Susan Casey

From Susan Casey, the New York Times bestselling author of The Wave and The Devil’s Teeth, a breathtaking journey through the extraordinary world of dolphins Since the dawn of recorded history, humans

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Sick In The Head

By: Judd Apatow

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFrom the writer and director of Knocked Up and the producer of Freaks and Geeks comes a collection of intimate, hilarious conversations with the biggest names in comedy

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The English Spy

By: Daniel Silva

#1 New York Times bestselling author Daniel Silva delivers another stunning thriller in his latest action-packed tale of high stakes international intrigue featuring the inimitable Gabriel Allon.First

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Pac-Man 256

Pac-Man 256

Platform: Android, iOS

Genre: Labyrinth, endless runner

Publisher: Bandai Namco

Dead Effect 2

Dead Effect 2

Platform: iOS, Android, Microsoft Windows, OS X

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: BadFly Interactive

Emily Is Away

Emily Is Away

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, Linux

Genre: Visual novel, Romance

Jotun

Jotun

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

Genre: Action-adventure game

Publisher: Thunder Lotus Games

Warhammer: End Times - Vermintide

Warhammer: End Times - Vermintide

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Xbox One, PlayStation 4

Genre: First-person shooter, action

Publisher: Fatshark

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $115.08
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $92.46
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $98.13
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $28.50
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CNY = 1.332 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 8.7075 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 16.7846 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.5331 CNY

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

American Ultra

Studio: Lionsgate

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Video Games: The Movie

Studio: Anchor Bay

Format: DVD

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The Core

Studio: Paramount

Format: Blu-ray

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Little Accidents

Studio: Starz/Anchor Bay

Format: DVD

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An American Girl: Grace Stirs Up Success

Studio: Universal

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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