Monday August 29, 2016

US date format: 8/29/2016, UK date format: 29/8/2016

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 29, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Closer by The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey. Hacksaw Ridge, directed by Mel Gibson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016 On TV people were watching Motherland. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lego Marvel's Avengers or Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2.
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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Hacksaw Ridge

Directed by: Mel Gibson

Starring: Andrew Garfield, Sam Worthington, Luke Bracey, Teresa Palmer

Lion

Directed by: Garth Davis

Starring: Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, Rooney Mara, Sunny Pawar

Colossal

Directed by: Nacho Vigalondo

Starring: Anne Hathaway, Jason Sudeikis, Austin Stowell, Tim Blake Nelson

The Belko Experiment

Directed by: Greg McLean

Starring: John Gallagher Jr., Tony Goldwyn, Adria Arjona, John C. McGinley

Below Her Mouth

Directed by: April Mullen

Starring: Erika Linder, Natalie Krill, Sebastian Pigott, Mayko Nguyen

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 29, 2016?


    Holidays

  • The first day of Thoth - which is the first day of the Egyptian calendar. Thoth is the Ibis-headed god of knowledge.
  • Slovakia - Slovak National Uprising Day (1944, against the Nazis)
  • Eastern Orthodox Christianity and Roman Catholic Church commemorate the beheading of John the Baptist with a feast day
  • 1997 - Judgment Day, from the movie Terminator 2: Judgment Day
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    Events

  • Moro conflict: At least 12 Philippine Army soldiers die in clashes with the Abu Sayyaf. (BBC)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 29, 2016?


    Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. Closer - The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey
  2. Cheap Thrills - Sia Featuring Sean Paul
  3. Cold Water - Major Lazer Featuring Justin Bieber & MO
  4. Heathens - twenty one pilots
  5. This Is What You Came For - Calvin Harris Featuring Rihanna
  6. twenty one pilots - Ride
  7. One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  8. Don't Let Me Down - The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya
  9. Justin Timberlake - Can't Stop The Feeling!
  10. Send My Love (To Your New Lover) - Adele

    Top #10 R&B songs

  1. One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  2. Needed Me - Rihanna
  3. Too Good - Drake Featuring Rihanna
  4. For Free - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake
  5. Sucker For Pain - Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa & Imagine Dragons With Logic & Ty Dolla $ign Feat. X Ambassadors
  6. Desiigner - Panda
  7. Broccoli - D.R.A.M. Featuring Lil Yachty
  8. Controlla - Drake
  9. Luv - Tory Lanez
  10. Don't Mind - Kent Jones

    Top #5 Rock songs

  1. Heathens - twenty one pilots
  2. twenty one pilots - Ride
  3. Sucker For Pain - Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa & Imagine Dragons With Logic & Ty Dolla $ign Feat. X Ambassadors
  4. twenty one pilots - Stressed Out
  5. Hymn For The Weekend - Coldplay
Sport Games on August 29, 2016

Sport Games on August 29, 2016


    Conference

    Football (United Kingdom)
  • Boreham Wood - Maidstone : 0 - 1
  • Braintree Town - Torquay : 1 - 3
  • Bromley - Eastleigh : 0 - 5
  • Dover Athletic - Aldershot : 1 - 2
  • Forest Green - Southport : 5 - 1
  • See all Football game results of August 29, 2016

TV Series

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

Motherland

Directed by: Ramona S. Diaz

Brimstone

Directed by: Martin Koolhoven

Moonlight

Directed by: Barry Jenkins

Kulipari: An Army of Frogs

Directed by: Tad Stones

Four in the Morning

Directed by: Anthony Simmons

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

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)

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Fighting, role-playing

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

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

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


    Stock Markets

  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $79.65
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $94.86
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $107.58
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $14.41
  • Visa V: opens at $80.54

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CHF = 8.6428 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 19.0402 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.8302 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.5012 SEK
  • 1 CAD = 14.3091 MXN

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