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Friday 8 April 2005

2005-04-08

It was Friday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of April people in US were listening to Candy Shop by 50 Cent. In UK (Is This The Way To) Amarillo by Tony Christie featuring Peter Kay was in the top 5 hits. Mughal-E-Azam, directed by K. Asif, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005 while The Purpose-Driven Life by Rick Warren 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 months ?

Mughal-E-Azam

Directed by: K. Asif

Starring: Prithviraj Kapoor, Madhubala, Durga Khote

Country: United States

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Sin City

Directed by: Frank Miller

Starring: Mickey Rourke, Clive Owen, Bruce Willis

Country: United States

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Dianne Reeves: Live at Montreal

Starring: Frida Cotrelli, Eugen Skladanowsky

Country: United States

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Green Street Hooligans

Directed by: Lexi Alexander

Starring: Elijah Wood, Charlie Hunnam, Claire Forlani

Country: United States

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Tell Your Children

Directed by: Louis Gasnier

Starring: Dorothy Short, Kenneth Craig, Lillian Miles

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Office

Written by: Greg Daniels, Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

Starring: Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer, Leslie David Baker

Country: United States

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Help

Starring: Paul Whitehouse, Chris Langham, Alison King

Country: United Kingdom

Avatar: The Last Airbender

Written by: Michael Dante DiMartino, Bryan Konietzko

Starring: Zach Tyler, Mae Whitman, Jack De Sena, Dee Bradley Baker

Country: United States

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Toonattik

Starring: Jamie Rickers, Anna Williamson, Luke Beach, Laura Hamilton

Country: United Kingdom

Battlestar Galactica

Written by: Glen A. Larson, Ronald D. Moore

Starring: Edward James Olmos, Mary McDonnell, Jamie Bamber, James Callis

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 April 2005 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Constance
  • Buddha's Birthday in Japan
  • Saint Walter of Pontoise (died 1099)
  • Saint Julie Billiart of Namur (died 1816).
Famous Birthdays:
  • Leah Behn: Norwegian royalty, the second-born of the three daughters of Princess Märtha Louise and her husband, author Ari Behn.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Eddie Miksis: American baseball player (Born 1926).
  • Onna White: Canadian dancer and choreographer (d. 2005).
Facts:
  • Over four million people attend the funeral of Pope John Paul II.
  • Tens of thousands of demonstrators, many of them supporters of Shia cleric Moqtada Sadr, march through Baghdad denouncing the U.S. occupation of Iraq, 2 years after the fall of Saddam Hussein, and rally in the square where his statue was toppled in 2003.
  • Wedding of Charles, Prince of Wales and Camilla Parker Bowles The Prince of Wales marries Camilla Parker Bowles in a civil ceremony at Windsor's Guildhall. Camilla acquires her title ''The Duchess of Cornwall''.

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in April 2005?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.814
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: The End of Life: Who Decides? -- Apr. 4, 2005
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10040

Books

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

The Purpose-Driven Life

By: Rick Warren

Translated into over 50 languages, The Purpose Driven Life is far more than just a book; it is a guide to a spiritual journey that has transformed millions of lives.

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Nighttime Is My Time

By: Mary Higgins Clark

From the "Queen of Suspense," Mary Higgins Clark, comes a riveting tale of suspense, secrets and revenge.Historian Jean Sheridan returns to Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York, excited about her twenty-year high-school reunion at Stonecroft Academy.

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Runny Babbit: A Billy Sook

By: Shel Silverstein

Runny Babbit turns 10! A special commemorative anniversary sticker graces Shel Silverstein's hilarious book of spoonerisms (words or phrases with letters or syllables swapped: bunny rabbit becomes Runny Babbit) to celebrate this momentous event.Welcome

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The Kite Runner

By: Khaled Hosseini

The 10th anniversary edition of the New York Times bestseller and international classic loved by millions of readers.The unforgettable, heartbreaking story of the unlikely friendship between a wealthy boy and the son of his father's servant, The Kite Runner is ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

ArchLord

Platform: Windows

Genre: Fantasy MMORPG

Publisher: Webzen (former) Codemasters (former)

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Battle Gear 4

Battle Gear 4

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Taito

Brothers in Arms: Earned in Blood

Platform: Mobile phone, Microsoft Windows, OS X, Xbox, PlayStation 2

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Ubisoft, Gameloft

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Clubhouse Games

Platform: Nintendo DS DSiWare

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Nintendo

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Devil Kings

Platform: PlayStation 2, PlayStation Network

Genre: Hack and slash

Publisher: Capcom

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