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Monday 29 August 2016

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 29, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). 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 Worlds or Total War: Warhammer.
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What the sky looked like on 29 August 2016

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Hacksaw Ridge

Directed by: Mel Gibson

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

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Directed by: Garth Davis

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

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The Autopsy of Jane Doe

Directed by: André Øvredal

Starring: Brian Cox, Emile Hirsch, Ophelia Lovibond, Michael McElhatton

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Directed by: Nacho Vigalondo

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

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The Belko Experiment

Directed by: Greg McLean

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

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TV Series

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Directed by: Ramona S. Diaz

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Directed by: Martin Koolhoven

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Directed by: Barry Jenkins

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Kulipari: An Army of Frogs

Directed by: Tad Stones

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Four in the Morning

Directed by: Anthony Simmons

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 August 2016 ?

  • 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
  • Official Yakiniku Day in Japan as proclaimed by the All Japan Yakiniku Association.
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Sport Games on 29 August 2016

Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Kaiserslautern - Fortuna Dusseldorf : 0 - 0
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Division 2
Football (France)
  • Sochaux - Brest : 2 - 2
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Football (United Kingdom)
  • Boreham Wood - Maidstone : 0 - 1
  • Braintree Town - Torquay : 1 - 3
  • Bromley - Eastleigh : 0 - 5
  • Dover Athletic - Aldershot : 1 - 2
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Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Cesena - Perugia : 1 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 29, 2016 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 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 #10 Latin songs
  1. Duele El Corazon - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Wisin
  2. Hasta El Amanecer - Nicky Jam
  3. La Bicicleta - Carlos Vives & Shakira
  4. Bobo - J Balvin
  5. Shaky Shaky - Daddy Yankee
  6. El Perdedor - Maluma Featuring Yandel
  7. Me Vas A Extranar - Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizarraga
  8. Ya Me Entere - Reik & Nicky Jam
  9. Chillax - Farruko Featuring Ky-Mani Marley
  10. La Carretera - Prince Royce
Top #10 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
  6. Unsteady - X Ambassadors
  7. The Sound Of Silence - Disturbed
  8. Green Day - Bang Bang
  9. Ophelia - The Lumineers
  10. HandClap - Fitz And The Tantrums

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Lego Worlds

Lego Worlds

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sandbox

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Total War: Warhammer

Total War: Warhammer

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X Linux

Genre: Turn-based strategy, real-time tactics

Publisher: Sega

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

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

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 $79.65
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $94.86
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $107.58
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $14.41
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 8.6428 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 19.0402 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.8302 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.5012 SEK

Home videos

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

Ratchet & Clank

Studio: Universal

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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For the Love of Spock

Studio: FilmRise

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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The Boy and the Beast

Studio: Funimation

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray

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American Ninja

Studio: Olive Films

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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