Monday May 23, 2016

US date format: 5/23/2016, UK date format: 23/5/2016

It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 23, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Can't Stop The Feeling! by Justin Timberlake. Now You See Me 2, directed by Jon M. Chu, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016 On TV people were watching Wolf Creek. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lego Marvel's Avengers or Space Hulk: Deathwing.
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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Now You See Me 2

Directed by: Jon M. Chu

Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson, Dave Franco

Lowriders

Directed by: Ricardo de Montreuil

Starring: Gabriel Chavarria, Demián Bichir, Theo Rossi, Tony Revolori

Beyond the Gates

Directed by: Jackson Stewart

Starring: Graham Skipper, Chase Williamson, Brea Grant, Barbara Crampton

Urge

Directed by: Aaron Kaufman

Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Justin Chatwin, Danny Masterson, Ashley Greene

Approaching the Unknown

Directed by: Mark Elijah Rosenberg

Starring: Mark Strong, Luke Wilson, Sanaa Lathan, Anders Danielsen Lie

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 23, 2016?


    Holidays

  • World Turtle Day
  • Saint Desiderius
  • Saint Guibert of Gemblours
  • Saint Montana
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    Events

  • Syrian Civil War: Reuters reports nearly 150 people are killed and at least 200 wounded in a series of car bomb and suicide attacks in the Syrian cities of Jableh and Tartus in government-controlled territory that hosts Russian military bases. The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant group claims responsibility. (Al Jazeera) (USA Today) (Reuters)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 23, 2016?


    Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. Justin Timberlake - Can't Stop The Feeling!
  2. One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  3. Desiigner - Panda
  4. Lukas Graham - 7 Years
  5. Mike Posner - I Took A Pill In Ibiza
  6. Work From Home - Fifth Harmony Featuring Ty Dolla $ign
  7. Don't Let Me Down - The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya
  8. Work - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  9. Zayn - Pillowtalk
  10. Needed Me - Rihanna

    Top #10 R&B songs

  1. One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  2. Desiigner - Panda
  3. Work - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  4. Needed Me - Rihanna
  5. Me, Myself & I - G-Eazy x Bebe Rexha
  6. Low Life - Future Featuring The Weeknd
  7. Oui - Jeremih
  8. Pop Style - Drake Featuring The Throne
  9. 2 Phones - Kevin Gates
  10. Ghost Town DJ's - My Boo

    Top #5 Rock songs

  1. twenty one pilots - Stressed Out
  2. James Bay - Let It Go
  3. twenty one pilots - Ride
  4. The Sound Of Silence - Disturbed
  5. Ophelia - The Lumineers

TV Series

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

Wolf Creek

Directed by: Greg McLean

Raising the Bar

Directed by: Clay Glen

Containment

Directed by: Neil Mcenery-West

Foursome

Directed by: Claude d'Anna

Pool Kings

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Total War: Warhammer

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X Linux

Genre: Turn-based strategy, real-time tactics

Publisher: Sega

Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade

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

Genre: Massively multiplayer online third-person shooter

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Space Hulk: Deathwing

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

Lego Marvel's Avengers

Platform: Microsoft Windows; Nintendo 3DS; OS X; PlayStation 3; PlayStation 4; PlayStation Vita; Wii U; Xbox 360; Xbox One

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment; Feral Interactive (OS X)

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


    Stock Markets

  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $83.02
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $82.25
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $98.95
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $11.66
  • Visa V: opens at $77.76

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CNY = 1.2708 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 8.4242 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 18.7093 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.6218 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.3419 SEK

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