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Tuesday 2 October 2001

2001-10-02

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Fallin' by Alicia Keys. In UK Can't Get You Out Of My Head by Kylie Minogue was in the top 5 hits. Serendipity, directed by Peter Chelsom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001 while Black House by Stephen King, Peter Strau was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Serendipity

Directed by: Peter Chelsom

Starring: John Cusack, Kate Beckinsale, Jeremy Piven

Country: United States

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Training Day

Directed by: Antoine Fuqua

Starring: Denzel Washington, Ethan Hawke, Scott Glenn

Country: United States

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The Royal Tenenbaums

Directed by: Wes Anderson

Starring: Gene Hackman, Gwyneth Paltrow, Anjelica Huston

Country: United States

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Mulholland Dr.

Directed by: David Lynch

Starring: Naomi Watts, Laura Harring, Justin Theroux

Country: United States

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Amélie

Directed by: Jean-Pierre Jeunet

Starring: Audrey Tautou, Mathieu Kassovitz, Rufus

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Isaac Mizrahi Show

Starring: John Leguizamo

Country: United States

Next Big Star

Starring: Malese Jow, Ed McMahon, Joseph Neibich

Country: United States

Coupling

Starring: Jack Davenport, Gina Bellman, Sarah Alexander, Kate Isitt

Country: United Kingdom

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Let's Bowl

Starring: Steve Sedahl, Rich Kronfeld, Drew Jansen, Amanda Brewer

Country: United States

Hard Knocks

Written by: Marty Callner

Starring: Liev Schreiber

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 October 2001 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Catholic Church - Memorial of Guardian Angels
  • World Farm Animal Day
  • Roman festivals - First day of the Ludi Augustales to celebrate the recovery by emperor August of Roman standards from the Parthians
  • Also see October 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Guinea - Independence Day (from France, 1958)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • NATO backs U.S. military strikes following 9/11.
  • Swissair liquidates and the airline is replaced by SWISS.
  • Bankruptcy of Swissair.

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Books

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

Black House

By: Stephen King, Peter Strau

Collaboration is sequel to dark fantasy ?€œThe Talisman?€?. (H, Random House)

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A Bend in the Road

By: Nicholas Sparks

Miles Ryan's life seemed to end the day his wife was killed in a hit-and-run accident two years ago. As deputy sheriff of New Bern, North Carolina, he not only grieves for her and worries about their young son Jonah ...

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Black House

By: Stephen King and Peter Straub

The acclaimed #1 New York Times and internationally bestselling horror novel from the undisputed King of Horror, Stephen King’s Black House is now reprinted for a modern-day audience.Twenty

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Valhalla Rising

By: Clive Cussler

Marine explorer Dirk Pitt must rely on the nautical lore of Jules Verne to stop a ruthless oil baron with his sights set on political power in this #1 New York Times-bestselling series.In

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

America

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Data Becker GmbH & Co. KG

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Empire Earth

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Sierra Entertainment

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Extermination

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Survival horror

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.

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Final Fantasy Chronicles

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Square

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X-Men: Reign of Apocalypse

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Activision

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