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Friday 1 March 2002

2002-03-01

It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of March people in US were listening to Always On Time by Ja Rule. In UK Hero by Enrique Iglesias was in the top 5 hits. 40 Days and 40 Nights, directed by Michael Lehmann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while The Summons by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

40 Days and 40 Nights

Directed by: Michael Lehmann

Starring: Josh Hartnett, Shannyn Sossamon, Paulo Costanzo

Country: United States

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The Count of Monte Cristo

Directed by: Kevin Reynolds

Starring: Jim Caviezel, Guy Pearce, Richard Harris

Country: United States

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A Walk to Remember

Directed by: Adam Shankman

Starring: Mandy Moore, Shane West, Peter Coyote

Country: United States

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Secretary

Directed by: Steven Shainberg

Starring: James Spader, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jeremy Davies

Country: United States

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Sex and Lucia

Directed by: Julio Medem

Starring: Paz Vega, Tristn Ulloa, Najwa Nimri

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Salvage Squad

Starring: Claire Barratt, Axel Cleghorn, Jerry Thurston, Suggs

Country: United Kingdom

Combat Missions

Starring: TJ Myers

Country: United States

SAS: Are You Tough Enough?

Starring: Dermot O'Leary, Eddie Stone

Country: United Kingdom

99 Things to Do Before You Die

Starring: Alexandra Aitken, Rob Deering

Country: United Kingdom

Mostly True Stories: Urban Legends Revealed

Starring: Sean King

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 March 2002 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Eudoxia
  • Self Injury Awareness Day
  • Historically, March 1st was considered to be the beginning of the Roman 'work year' as January (the official first month) and February were unfit for warfare. The numerical Latin names of some months reflect this. (September = Seventh, October = Eighth, November = Ninth, December = Tenth). (see New Year).
  • Korea - Independence Movement Day (Samiljeol; ???).
  • Saint David's Day (National Holiday of Wales).
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Space Shuttle Columbia flies the Hubble Space Telescope service mission, its last before STS-107.
  • U.S. invasion of Afghanistan: Operation Anaconda begins in eastern Afghanistan.
  • The Envisat environmental satellite successfully reaches an orbit 800 kilometers (500 miles) above the Earth on its 11th launch, carrying the heaviest payload to date at 8500 kilograms (9.5 tons).
  • The peseta is discontinued as official currency of Spain and is replaced by the euro (EUR).
  • Space Shuttle mission STS-109 is launched at

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Summons

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERA pillar of the community who towered over local law and politics for forty years, Judge Atlee is now a shadow of his former self—a sick, lonely old man who has withdrawn to his sprawling ancestral ...

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Self Matters

By: Phillip C. McGraw

Your life has a root core that, once understood, unlocks a powerful force to create the life the way you want. Key questions and an amazingly clear "map" are now at your fingertips so you can "Live by Design."

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A Painted House

By: John Grisham

Until that September of 1952, Luke Chandler had never kept a secret or told a single lie. But in the long, hot summer of his seventh year, two groups of migrant workers — and two very dangerous men — came ...

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1st to Die

By: James Patterson

Imagine a killer who thinks, "What is the worst thing anyone has ever done?"--and then goes far beyond it. Now imagine four women --a police detective, an assistant DA, a reporter, and a medical examiner --who join forces as they ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Crash Bandicoot: The Huge Adventure

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Universal Interactive

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Crimson Sea

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: Koei

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Dance Dance Revolution Extreme

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation 2

Genre: Music, Exercise

Publisher: Konami

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Deathrow

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Ubisoft Entertainment

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Dirt Track Racing 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Racing

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