Wednesday May 25, 2016

US date format: 5/25/2016, UK date format: 25/5/2016

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 25, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative). 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 Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 or Total War: Warhammer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 25, 2016?


Holidays

  • Ancient Latvia - Urbanas Diena observed
  • Saint Reinolf
  • Saint Marie-Madeleine-Sofie Barat (died 1865)
  • Virginia - Confederate Memorial Day (1868)
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Events

  • War in Afghanistan (2001–present): The Afghan Taliban announces that Haibatullah Akhundzada will be its new leader replacing Akhtar Mansour who died recently in a drone strike. Sirajuddin Haqqani and Mullah Yaqoob are named as deputy leaders. (Al-Jazeera)A suicide bomb attack kills at least 10 people and injures four people travelling on a bus for appeals court staff travelling west of Kabul. (Reuters via Yahoo! News)
  • The Afghan Taliban announces that Haibatullah Akhundzada will be its new leader replacing Akhtar Mansour who died recently in a drone strike. Sirajuddin Haqqani and Mullah Yaqoob are named as deputy leaders. (Al-Jazeera)
  • A suicide bomb attack kills at least 10 people and injures four people travelling on a bus for appeals court staff travelling west of Kabul. (Reuters via Yahoo! News)
  • Greek financial crisis: The Eurozone agrees to a €10.3 billion ($11.48 billion) bailout package for Greece. (The Guardian)
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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Now You See Me 2

Now You See Me 2

Directed by: Jon M. Chu

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

Lowriders

Lowriders

Directed by: Ricardo de Montreuil

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

Beyond the Gates

Beyond the Gates

Directed by: Jackson Stewart

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

Urge

Urge

Directed by: Aaron Kaufman

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

Approaching the Unknown

Approaching the Unknown

Directed by: Mark Elijah Rosenberg

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

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 25, 2016?
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Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. - Can't Stop The Feeling!
  2. - One Dance
  3. - Panda
  4. - 7 Years
  5. - I Took A Pill In Ibiza
  6. - Work From Home
  7. - Don't Let Me Down
  8. - Work
  9. - Pillowtalk
  10. - Needed Me

Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - One Dance
  2. - Panda
  3. - Work
  4. - Needed Me
  5. - Me, Myself & I
  6. - Low Life
  7. - Oui
  8. - Pop Style
  9. - 2 Phones
  10. - My Boo

Top #5 Rock songs

  1. - Stressed Out
  2. - Let It Go
  3. - Ride
  4. - The Sound Of Silence
  5. - Ophelia
Sport Games on May 25, 2016

Sport Games on May 25, 2016


La Liga Segunda Division

Football (Spain)
  • Gimnastic - Osasuna : 1 - 0
  • Llagostera - Almeria : 0 - 0
  • Mirandes - Cordoba : 0 - 3
  • Numancia - Lugo : 1 - 0
  • Ponferradina - Albacete : 2 - 1
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TV Series

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

Wolf Creek

Directed by: Greg McLean

Raising the Bar

Raising the Bar

Directed by: Clay Glen

Containment

Containment

Directed by: Neil Mcenery-West

Foursome

Foursome

Directed by: Claude d'Anna

Pool Kings

Pool Kings

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade

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

Space Hulk: Deathwing

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Fighting, role-playing

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Total War: Warhammer

Total War: Warhammer

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X Linux

Genre: Turn-based strategy, real-time tactics

Publisher: Sega

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $89.85
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $98.67
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $51.92
  • General Electric GE: opens at $30.00
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $148.93

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 0.896 EUR
  • 1 USD = 110.18 JPY
  • 1 USD = 0.6803 GBP
  • 1 USD = 1.3905 AUD
  • 1 USD = 1.303 CAD

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