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Sunday 6 October 2002

2002-10-06

It was Sunday, 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 A Moment Like This by Kelly Clarkson. In UK The Tide Is High (Get The Feeling) by Atomic Kitten was in the top 5 hits. The Rules of Attraction, directed by Roger Avary, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold 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 ?

The Rules of Attraction

Directed by: Roger Avary

Starring: James Van Der Beek, Ian Somerhalder, Shannyn Sossamon

Country: United States

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The Transporter

Directed by: Louis Leterrier

Starring: Jason Statham, Qi Shu, Matt Schulze

Country: United States

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The Ring

Directed by: Gore Verbinski

Starring: Naomi Watts, Martin Henderson, Brian Cox

Country: United States

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Red Dragon

Directed by: Brett Ratner

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Edward Norton, Ralph Fiennes

Country: United States

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Sweet Home Alabama

Directed by: Andy Tennant

Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Patrick Dempsey, Josh Lucas

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Sonic Cinema

Starring: Mark Linkous, Joseph Bennett, Cory McAbee

Country: United States

The Rick & Bubba Show

Starring: Rick Burgess, Bill 'Bubba' Bussey Jr., Calvin 'Speedy' Wilburn, Greg Burgess

Country: United States

History of Football: The Beautiful Game

Country: United Kingdom

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Firefly

Written by: Joss Whedon

Starring: Nathan Fillion, Gina Torres, Alan Tudyk, Morena Baccarin

Country: United States

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Do Over

Written by: Kenny Schwartz, Rick Wiener

Starring: Penn Badgley, Angela Goethals, Josh Wise, Natasha Melnick

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 October 2002 ?

Holidays:
  • Judaism - Fast of Gedalia (2005)
  • Egypt - National Day or Victory Day; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
  • U.S. - German-American Day observed since 1987; Mad Hatter Day
  • French Republican Calendar - �ne (Donkey) Day, fifteenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Ireland - Ivy Day, formerly honoring the Irish revolutionary Padraig Pearse, commemmorates the death of Charles Stewart Parnell.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • The French oil tanker Limburg is bombed off Yemen.
  • The Limburg, a French oil tanker, explodes off the coast of Yemen, in a terrorist attack.
  • Israeli-Palestinian conflict: In the West Bank village of Akraba, Jewish settlers fire upon Palestinians picking olives, shooting dead 24-year-old Hani Yusuf and wounding another. Israelis soldiers shoot dead Samir Nursi, an Islamic Jihad gunman, in a gun battle in the Jenin refugee camp.
  • recent celebrity deaths: Prince Claus of the Netherlands died aged 76.
  • Josemaria Escriva, founder of Opus Dei was canonized by Pope John PaulnbspII

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.675676
  • Esquire
  • Wired: Wired - October, 2002

Books

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

The Lovely Bones

By: Alice Sebold

When we first meet 14-year-old Susie Salmon, she is already in heaven. This was before milk carton photos and public service announcements, she tells us; back in 1973, when Susie mysteriously disappeared, people still believed these things didn't happen.

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Full House

By: Janet Evanovich

Full HouseJanet EvanovichPolo instructor Nicholas Kaharchek senses danger the minute he sees Billie Pearce. She represents everything he's always avoided. Happy in her home life, a divorced mother of two, Billie is the epitome of stability.

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Black House

By: Stephen King, Peter Strau

Collaboration is sequel to dark fantasy ?€œThe Talisman?€?. (P, Ballantine)

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Longitudes and Attitudes: Exploring the World After September 11

By: Thomas Friedman

America's leading observer of the international scene on the minute-by-minute events of September 11th--before, during and after As the Foreign Affairs columnist for the The New York Times, Thomas L.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bomberman Jetters

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Adventure, comedy, science fiction

Publisher: Hudson Soft

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Delta Force: Task Force Dagger

Delta Force: Task Force Dagger

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: NovaLogic

Disney Golf

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Disney Interactive Co-Publisher Electronic Arts

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Disney Sports Basketball

Platform: Game Boy Advance GameCube

Genre: Sports (basketball)

Publisher: Konami

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Disney's Tarzan: Return to the Jungle

Disney's Tarzan: Return to the Jungle

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Activision


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