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Saturday 4 August 2001

2001-08-04

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 Bootylicious by Destiny's Child. In UK Eternity / The Road To Mandalay by Robbie Williams was in the top 5 hits. American Pie 2, directed by J.B. Rogers, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001 while The Last Precinct by Patricia Cornwell was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

American Pie 2

Directed by: J.B. Rogers

Starring: Jason Biggs, Seann William Scott, Shannon Elizabeth

Country: United States

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The Others

Directed by: Alejandro Amenbar

Starring: Nicole Kidman, Christopher Eccleston, Fionnula Flanagan

Country: United States

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Original Sin

Directed by: Michael Cristofer

Starring: Antonio Banderas, Angelina Jolie, Thomas Jane

Country: United States

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The Princess Diaries

Directed by: Garry Marshall

Starring: Julie Andrews, Anne Hathaway, Hector Elizondo

Country: United States

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Planet of the Apes

Directed by: Tim Burton

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Helena Bonham Carter, Tim Roth

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Hard Knocks

Written by: Marty Callner

Starring: Liev Schreiber

Country: United States

Hell in the Pacific

Country: United Kingdom

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State of Grace

Written by: Brenda Lilly, Hollis Rich

Starring: Mae Whitman, Faye Grant

Country: United States

Six Feet Under

Written by: Alan Ball

Starring: Peter Krause, Michael C. Hall, Frances Conroy, Lauren Ambrose

Country: United States

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Noble and Silver: Get Off Me!

Starring: Kim Noble, Stuart Silver

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 August 2001 ?

Holidays:
  • Ancient Egypt - Jubilation of the Heart of Re
  • El Salvador - Transfiguration Bank Holiday
  • Cook Islands - Constitution Day (celebrations begin on the last Friday in July and last up to 2 weeks.)
  • Burkina Faso - Anniversary of the Revolution
  • St. Luanus/Lugid
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • The Seattle-based Windy Bay fishing vessel strikes a rock and sinks in Prince William Sound, 65km southwest of Valdez, Alaska. 133,000 litres of diesel fuel creates a sheen covering 10 square km, with about 36,800 litres recovered.

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What news were making the headlines those days in August 2001?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.607
  • Esquire
  • Wired: Wired - August, 2001

Books

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

The Last Precinct

By: Patricia Cornwell

The new era of Scarpetta begins…In this #1 New York Times bestselling novel, Patricia Cornwell takes her readers deeper into Kay Scarpetta’s heart and soul than ever before….Thwarting

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The Prayer of Jabez

By: Bruce Wilkinson

Breaking Through to the Blessed Life The BreakThrough SeriesA New York Times Bestseller Do you want to be extravagantly blessed by God? Are you ready to reach for the extraordinary? To ask God for the abundant blessings He longs to ...

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Reflections and Dreams

By: Nora Roberts

Reflections A lifetime of dedication to dance left Lindsay Dunne little time for romance. That is until she meets brooding architect Seth Bannion, the guardian of a talented young ballerina in Lindsay's class.

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John Adams

By: David McCullough

The Pulitzer Prize–winning, bestselling biography of America’s founding father and second president that was the basis for the acclaimed HBO series, brilliantly told by master historian David McCullough.In

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Anachronox

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: NA Eidos Interactive; EU Eidos GmbH; AUS Infogrames

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Batman: Gotham City Racer

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Ubi Soft Entertainment

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C-12: Final Resistance

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Europe

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Car Battler Joe

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action RPG Vehicular combat

Publisher: JP Victor Interactive Software; NA Natsume

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Test Drive Off-Road Wide Open

Platform: PlayStation 2, Xbox

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Infogrames (PS2) Atari (Xbox)

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