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Wednesday 31 August 2016

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 31, 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 Battlefleet Gothic: Armada or Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
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What the sky looked like on 31 August 2016

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Movies

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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Lion

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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Colossal

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

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Motherland

Directed by: Ramona S. Diaz

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Brimstone

Directed by: Martin Koolhoven

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Moonlight

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 31 August 2016 ?

Holidays:
  • Trinidad and Tobago - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1962)
  • Kyrgyzstan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
  • Malaysia - Hari Merdeka, a National Day (independence within the Commonwealth, 1957)
  • Moldova: Day of Our Language (Limba Noastra)
  • Calendar of Saints - Saint Aidan of Lindisfarne, San Abbondio, Saint Raymond Nonnatus
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 31, 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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Videogames

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

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Fighting, role-playing

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

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

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $77.74
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $95.33
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $106.99
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $14.34
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 8.6992 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 19.0903 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.7887 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.5205 SEK

Home videos

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

Hail, Caesar!

Studio: Universal

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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A Royal Night Out

Studio: 20th Century Fox

Format: DVD

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The Bourne Identity

Studio: Universal

Format: 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray

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Hands of Stone

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Puerto Ricans in Paris

Studio: Universal

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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