Thursday August 17, 2017

US date format: 8/17/2017, UK date format: 17/8/2017

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 17, 2017). The US president was Donald John Trump (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Despacito by Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber. Victor Crowley, directed by Adam Green, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2017 On TV people were watching The Layover. 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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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Victor Crowley

Directed by: Adam Green

Starring: Parry Shen, Kane Hodder, Laura Ortiz, Dave Sheridan

American Made

Directed by: Doug Liman

Starring: Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson, Sarah Wright, Jesse Plemons

Get Shorty

Directed by: Barry Sonnenfeld

Starring: Gene Hackman, Rene Russo, Danny DeVito, John Travolta

Logan Lucky

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Starring: Channing Tatum, Adam Driver, Daniel Craig, Farrah Mackenzie

The Hitman's Bodyguard

Directed by: Patrick Hughes

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Gary Oldman, Elodie Yung

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 17, 2017?


    Holidays

  • Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
  • Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes

    Events

  • 2017 Barcelona attacks: A van drives into crowds of people in La Rambla, Barcelona, in what Spanish police are calling a terrorist attack, killing at least 12 people. Two suspects are taken into custody, and ISIL claims responsibility. (The Washington Post)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 17, 2017?


    Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. Despacito - Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber
  2. Wild Thoughts - DJ Khaled Featuring Rihanna & Bryson Tiller
  3. Unforgettable - French Montana Featuring Swae Lee
  4. That's What I Like - Bruno Mars
  5. Believer - Imagine Dragons
  6. I'm The One - DJ Khaled Featuring Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance The Rapper & Lil Wayne
  7. Charlie Puth - Attention
  8. There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back - Shawn Mendes
  9. Ed Sheeran - Shape Of You
  10. Body Like A Back Road - Sam Hunt

    Top #10 R&B songs

  1. Wild Thoughts - DJ Khaled Featuring Rihanna & Bryson Tiller
  2. Unforgettable - French Montana Featuring Swae Lee
  3. That's What I Like - Bruno Mars
  4. I'm The One - DJ Khaled Featuring Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance The Rapper & Lil Wayne
  5. Congratulations - Post Malone Featuring Quavo
  6. Childish Gambino - Redbone
  7. Humble. - Kendrick Lamar
  8. Bodak Yellow (Money Moves) - Cardi B
  9. Bank Account - 21 Savage
  10. XO TOUR Llif3 - Lil Uzi Vert

TV Series

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

The Layover

Directed by: William H. Macy

Somewhere Between

Directed by: Linda Goldstein Knowlton

Gypsy

Directed by: Emile Ardolino

The Mist

Directed by: weinstein

Love Connection

Directed by: Joseph L Leath

Videogames

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


    News articles

  • A 2:15 Alarm, 2 Trains and a Bus Get Her to Work by 7 A.M. Like many in the housing-starved San Francisco region, Sheila James has moved far inland, gaining affordable space at the price of a brutal commute. [..]
  • Creating PDF Files on Your Phone Recent versions of the Android and iOS mobile operating systems let you make your own PDF files from emails, web pages and more. [..]
  • See all financial news of August 17, 2017

    Stock Markets

  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $73.09
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $105.37
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $117.78
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $18.88
  • Visa V: opens at $103.33

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CHF = 8.4468 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 18.567 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.9303 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.4139 SEK
  • 1 CAD = 14.0956 MXN

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