Sunday 23 August 2015

US date format: 8/23/2015, UK date format: 23/8/2015

It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 23, 2015). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat). 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 Sick In The Head by Judd Apatow was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Love Island. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Infinifactory or JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven.
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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 of America

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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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Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials

Directed by: Wes Ball

Starring: Dylan O'Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Giancarlo Esposito

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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 23 August 2015 ?

Holidays:
  • Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
  • Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
  • Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
  • RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
  • Roman festivals - Vulcanalia
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 23 August
Facts:
  • Authorities arrest two Iowa men in Saugus, Massachusetts after heavy firearms are discovered in their hotel room. The two men had made threats on social media stating their targeting of the 2015 Pokemon Video Game World Championships that are being held in Boston. (CNN)
  • Malaysia finds the bodies of more than 20 people believed to be victims of human trafficking in mass graves buried near the border with Thailand. (Reuters via The Guardian)
  • North and South Korea resume talks in the border village of Panmunjon in efforts to defuse recent tensions. (AP)
  • Britain and Iran reopen embassies in each others' capitals that had been closed after Iranian protesters stormed the British embassy on November 29, 2011. (Reuters)
  • The number of fatalities in the 2015 Shoreham Airshow crash is "highly likely" to have risen to 11. (BBC)

Sport Games on 23 August 2015

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Empoli - Chievo : 1 - 3
  • Fiorentina - Milan : 2 - 0
  • Frosinone - Torino : 1 - 2
  • Inter - Atalanta : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 23 August 2015
Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Anderlecht - Lokeren : 1 - 0
  • Kortrijk - Gent : 0 - 0
  • Standard - Oostende : 1 - 2
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Ingolstadt - Dortmund : 0 - 4
  • M'gladbach - Mainz : 1 - 2
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Bochum - Nurnberg : 2 - 1
  • Munich 1860 - Union Berlin : 0 - 0
  • RB Leipzig - St Pauli : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of 23 August 2015

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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 ?

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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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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Down The Rabbit Hole

By: Holly Madison

The shocking, never-before-told story of the bizarre world inside the legendary Playboy Mansion—and, finally, the secret truth about the man who holds the key—from one of the few people who truly

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Luckiest Girl Alive

By: Jessica Knoll

***AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES AND USA TODAY BESTSELLER*** Fans of Gone Girl and The Girl on the Train will thrill at “the perfect page-turner to start your summer” (People, Book of the Week): Luckiest Girl Alive—described by Reese Witherspoon …

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Alone in the Dark: Illumination

Alone in the Dark: Illumination

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: Atari Interactive

Adventure Time: Finn & Jake Investigations

Adventure Time: Finn & Jake Investigations

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 PlayStation 4 Xbox 360 Xbox One Wii U Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Action-adventure Role-playing

Publisher: Little Orbit

Kholat

Kholat

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4

Genre: Survival horror

Infinifactory

Infinifactory

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux, PlayStation 4

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Zachtronics Industries

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven

Platform: PlayStation 3; PlayStation 4

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Financial News

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News articles
50 Companies That May Be the Next Start-Up Unicorns

Which start-ups may be next to ascend to the $1 billion valuation club? Here’s a list of 50, as compiled through an analysis from the research firm CB Insights. [..]

Farhad and Katie’s Week in Tech: Amazon and Ashley Madison Exposed

Hackers post data stolen from a website for would-be adulterers, and an exposé about the world’s leading online retailer ruffles feathers. [..]

Exchange Rates
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  • 1 CHF = 17.9615 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.7508 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.3262 SEK

Home videos

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

Adult Beginners

Studio: Anchor Bay

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Boyhood

Studio: Paramount

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Beyond the Lights

Studio: 20th Century Fox

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!

Studio: Asylum – Gaiam

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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White Bird in a Blizzard

Studio: Magnolia

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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