Friday August 24, 2018

US date format: 8/24/2018, UK date format: 24/8/2018

It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 24, 2018). The US president was Donald John Trump (Republican). Black Wake, directed by Jeremiah Kipp, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2018 while Tailspin by Sandra Brown was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Nazar.
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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Black Wake

Black Wake

Directed by: Jeremiah Kipp

Starring: Nana Gouvea, Tom Sizemore, Eric Roberts, Jonny Beauchamp

The Proposal

The Proposal

Directed by: Anne Fletcher

Starring: Sandra Bullock, Ryan Reynolds, Mary Steenburgen, Craig T. Nelson

Country: United States of America

Frat Pack

Frat Pack

Directed by: Michael Philip

Starring: Richard Alan Reid, Rachel Risen, Lochlyn Munro, Danny Trejo

Affairs of State

Affairs of State

Directed by: Eric Bross

Starring: Thora Birch, Mimi Rogers, Adrian Grenier, David James Elliott

Incredibles 2

Incredibles 2

Directed by: Brad Bird

Starring: Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Sarah Vowell, Huck Milner


Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 24, 2018?


  • Liberia: Flag Day
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
  • Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
  • Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
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  • The Spanish government passes a decree which amends the Historical Memory Law to allow the government to exhume Francisco Franco's remains from the Valle de los Caídos. (The Independent)

TV Series

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Directed by: Soni Razdan

Dying to Belong

Dying to Belong

Directed by: William A. Graham

Castle Rock

Castle Rock

Directed by: Craig Clyde



Directed by: Keith Merrill

Take Two

Take Two

Directed by: Rober Kollar


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Unhinged by Omarosa Manigault Newman



Subtitle: "An Insider's Account of the Trump White House"

Feared by Lisa Scottoline



Mary DiNunzio and Bennie Rosato's law firm is sued for reverse discrimination; sixth in series

Tailspin by Sandra Brown



Pilot Rye Mallett is tasked with delivering a box to a doctor

Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan

Crazy Rich Asians


Rachel Chu discovers her boyfriend, Nicholas Young, comes from a rich family in Singapore; first in trilogy

China Rich Girlfriend by Kevin Kwan

China Rich Girlfriend


Rachel Chu, engaged to marry Asia’s most eligible bachelor, discovers her biological father; second in trilogy


Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets

  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $73.52
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $151.28
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $132.61
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $24.00
  • Visa V: opens at $142.32

Exchange Rates

  • 1 CHF = 9.2789 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 19.2212 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.9192 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 7.0034 SEK
  • 1 CAD = 14.5159 MXN

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