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Saturday 2 August 2003

2003-08-02

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Crazy In Love by Beyonce. In UK Crazy In Love by Beyonce was in the top 5 hits. S.W.A.T., directed by Clark Johnson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003 while East of Eden by John Steinbeck was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

S.W.A.T.

Directed by: Clark Johnson

Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Colin Farrell, Michelle Rodriguez

Country: United States

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American Wedding

Directed by: Jesse Dylan

Starring: Jason Biggs, Alyson Hannigan, Seann William Scott

Country: United States

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Johnny English

Directed by: Peter Howitt

Starring: Rowan Atkinson, John Malkovich, Natalie Imbruglia

Country: United States

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The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen

Directed by: Stephen Norrington

Starring: Sean Connery, Stuart Townsend, Peta Wilson

Country: United States

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Bad Boys II

Directed by: Michael Bay

Starring: Will Smith, Martin Lawrence, Gabrielle Union

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Magick

Starring: Barry Jones, Stuart MacLeod

Country: United Kingdom

Monkey Dust

Starring: Morwenna Banks, Frances Barber, Rebecca Front

Country: United Kingdom

Boarding House: North Shore

Starring: Holly Beck

Country: United States

The Brendan Leonard Show

Written by: Brendan Leonard

Starring: Cathy Leonard, Margarita Leonard, Jack Leonard, Mike Leonard

Country: United States

Most Extreme Elimination Challenge

Starring: Victor Wilson, Christopher Darga, John Cervenka, Mary Scheer

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 August 2003 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Etheldritha/Alfrida
  • St. Alphonsus Mary de Ligouri
  • St. Stephen
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 4 saints: St. Peter Julian Eymard
  • Feast day of Ilya the Prophet in Russian Orthodox Church
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 02 August
Famous Deaths:
  • Mike Levey: American television personality (Born 1948).
  • Peter Safar: Austrian physician and academic (d. 2003).
  • Don Estelle: British actor, a lovable comedian widely known for his role in "It Ain't Half Hot Mum," from 1974-81.
Facts:
  • The ''Daily Telegraph'' in the United Kingdom claims attempts by the British Ministry of Defence (MoD) to destroy allegedly important documents about its treatment of BBC source Dr. David Kelly in the weeks before his suicide were foiled by a security guard, who found the documents scheduled for destruction and called the police. The MoD insists the documents were not that important but will now be preserved and supplied to the Hutton Inquiry into the Kelly case.
  • A huge condominium complex under construction in San Diego, California, is destroyed, supposedly by the Earth Liberation Front.
  • José Bové, a radical French activist against genetically modified food, is released from prison after serving only five weeks of a 10-month jail sentence.
  • Israeli Attorney General Elyakim Rubinstein publicly rebukes Ariel Sharon's son Gilad for refusing to cooperate with an investigation into graft and influence peddling.
  • Scientists announce that the ozone layer may be showing signs of recovery due to an international ban on chlorofluorocarbons.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 2003?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.721
  • Esquire
  • Wired: Wired - August, 2003

Books

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

East of Eden

By: John Steinbeck

A masterpiece of Biblical scope, and the magnum opus of one of America’s most enduring authorsIn his journal, Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck called East of Eden "the first book," and indeed it has the primordial power and simplicity of ...

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Living History

By: Hillary Rodham Clinton

2016 Democratic Nominee for President of the United States The Phenomenal #1 Worldwide Bestseller—With a New Afterword Hillary Rodham Clinton is known to hundreds of millions of people around the world.

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Seabiscuit: An American Legend

By: Laura Hillenbrand

Will be shipped from US. Brand new copy.

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The Da Vinci Code

By: Dan Brown

PREMIUM MASS MARKET EDITION #1 Worldwide Bestseller—More Than 80 Million Copies Sold As millions of readers around the globe have already discovered, The Da Vinci Code is a reading experience unlike any other.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Construction-Destruction

Platform: Windows

Genre: Construction game

Publisher: ValuSoft

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CT Special Forces 2: Back in the Trenches

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: Hip Interactive

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Dead or Alive: Xtreme Beach Volleyball

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Tecmo

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Downhill Domination

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Extreme sports, racing game

Publisher: SCEA, Codemasters

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Hulk

Platform: Game Boy Advance, GameCube, PlayStation 2, Xbox, Windows

Genre: Action

Publisher: Vivendi Universal Games Universal Interactive

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