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Friday 4 January 2002

2002-01-04

It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to How You Remind Me by Nickelback. Secretary, directed by Steven Shainberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while Skipping Christmas by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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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 ?

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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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

Directed by: Peter Jackson

Starring: Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom

Country: United States

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Black Hawk Down

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Josh Hartnett, Ewan McGregor, Tom Sizemore

Country: United States

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A Beautiful Mind

Directed by: Ron Howard

Starring: Russell Crowe, Ed Harris, Jennifer Connelly

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

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

Underworld: Flooded Kingdoms of the Ice Age

Starring: Graham Hancock

Country: United Kingdom

Great Hotels

Starring: Samantha Brown

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 January 2002 ?

Holidays:
  • Spaghetti Day
  • Ogoni Day
  • The eleventh night and tenth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
  • Feast day of St Elizabeth Ann Seton
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • U.S. officials announce they have custody of Ibn al-Shaykh al-Libi.
  • The Israeli Army seizes the Karine A on the Red Sea, claiming the arms on the ship were bound for the Palestinian Authority.
  • Tom Daschle accuses President Bush and the Republicans of having caused the ampquotmost dramatic fiscal deterioration in our nation's history.ampquot
  • The United States Department of Labor announces that the United States unemployment rate rose to 5.8% in December.
  • U2, India.Arie, and Alicia Keys lead the nominations for the 44th Grammy Awards from the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 2002?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.633
  • Esquire
  • Wired: Wired - January, 2002

Books

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

Skipping Christmas

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERImagine a year without Christmas. No crowded malls, no corny office parties, no fruitcakes, no unwanted presents. That’s just what Luther and Nora Krank have in mind when they decide that, just this once, they’ll skip ...

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The Fellowship of the Ring

By: J.R.R. Tolkien

The first volume in J.R.R. Tolkien's epic adventure THE LORD OF THE RINGS One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind themIn ancient times the Rings ...

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Violets Are Blue

By: James Patterson

D.C. Detective Alex Cross has seen a lot of crime scenes. But even he is appalled by the gruesome murders of two joggers in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park - killings that look more like the work of savage beasts ...

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Journey Through Heartsongs

By: Mattie J. T. Stepanek

Mattie J.T. Stepanek takes us on a Journey Through Heartsongs with more of his moving poems. These poems share the rare wisdom that Mattie has acquired through his struggle with a rare form of muscular dystrophy and the death of ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bandits: Phoenix Rising

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Vehicular combat

Publisher: Pan Vision Tri Synergy

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Battle Raper: Hyper Realaction

Battle Raper: Hyper Realaction

Platform: Windows

Genre: Eroge and fighting game

Publisher: Illusion

Championship Manager: Season 02/03

Championship Manager: Season 02/03

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Sports Interactive

Disciples II: Dark Prophecy

Platform: PC (Windows) Linux (In development)

Genre: Fantasy turn-based strategy

Publisher: Infogrames, Stardock

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X-Men: Next Dimension

Platform: PlayStation 2; Xbox; GameCube

Genre: Versus fighting

Publisher: Activision

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