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Saturday 5 July 2003

2003-07-05

It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of July people in US were listening to This Is The Night by Clay Aiken. In UK Bring Me To Life by Evanescence was in the top 5 hits. The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, directed by Stephen Norrington, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003 while The Beach House by James Patterson, Peter de Jonge was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

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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Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines

Directed by: Jonathan Mostow

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Nick Stahl, Kristanna Loken

Country: United States

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Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

Directed by: Gore Verbinski

Starring: Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush, Orlando Bloom

Country: United States

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The Room

Directed by: Tommy Wiseau

Starring: Tommy Wiseau, Juliette Danielle, Greg Sestero

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

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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Moose and Zee

Starring: Paul Christie

Country: United States

Swag

Starring: Jason Freeman

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 July 2003 ?

Holidays:
  • Isle of Man: Tynwald Day (1266).
  • Venezuela: Independence Day (1811).
  • Algeria: Independence Day (1962).
  • Cape Verde: Independence Day (1975).
  • Church of the SubGenius: X-Day (1998).
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • At least 16 people are killed and 40 injured by two female suicide bombers in an attack at ''Krylya'', a popular music festival, at the Tushino airfield near Moscow. The Russian authorities blame an on-going terrorism campaign by Chechen rebels the Chechen government denies any connection to the attacks.
  • 2003 occupation of Iraq: 7 newly US-trained Iraqi policemen are killed and at least 13 are wounded by an explosion while they are marching from training school in Ramadi. The American forces overseeing the rebuilding of Iraq's infrastructure, who gave their blessing to the march taking place, blames loyalists to Saddam Hussein some people on the scene blame U.S. forces. It is the first attack on Iraqis collaborating with the invading coalition forces, as opposed to on the forces themselves.
  • In response to 500,000-strong protests earlier in the week, Tung Chee-hwa, Chief Executive of Hong Kong, announces that controversial provisions that are alleged capable of limiting civil liberties in Hong Kong Basic Law Article 23 will be rewritten.
  • Premier John Hamm of Nova Scotia, Canada, calls a provincial election for August 5.
  • Wimbledon championships: Serena Williams repeats as women's champion by beating her sister Venus, by scores of 4–6, 6–4, 6–2.

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Books

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

The Beach House

By: James Patterson, Peter de Jonge

Jack Mullen is a driven student of the law. His brother Peter is a servant of the rich, parking the cars of the Hamptons' elite-and perhaps satisfying their more intimate needs as well.

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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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Trading Places

By: Fern Michaels

Breathtaking excitement of twin sisters who pull off a daring identity switch that lands them in the middle of love and danger!!!

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The Secret Life of Bees

By: Sue Monk Kidd

The multi-million bestselling novel about a young girl's journey towards healing and the transforming power of love, from the award-winning author of The Invention of WingsSet in South Carolina in 1964, The Secret Life of Bees tells the story of ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Alter Echo

Platform: PlayStation 2, Xbox

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: THQ

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Anno 1503

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy, city-building game

Publisher: Sunflowers Interactive Entertainment Software

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APEX

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Atari

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ATV Quad Power Racing 2

Platform: GameCube, PlayStation 2, Xbox

Genre: Racing

Publisher: AKA Acclaim

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CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Xbox

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Ubisoft (PC, Xbox) Aspyr (Mac)

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