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Thursday 9 September 1999

1999-09-09

It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Bailamos by Enrique Iglesias. In UK Mambo No 5 (A Little Bit Of...) by Lou Bega was in the top 5 hits. Armour of God, directed by Jackie Chan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while Rainbow Six by Tom Clanc was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Armour of God

Directed by: Jackie Chan

Starring: Jackie Chan, Alan Tam, Rosamund Kwan

Country: United States

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American Beauty

Directed by: Sam Mendes

Starring: Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch

Country: United States

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The 13th Warrior

Directed by: John McTiernan

Starring: Antonio Banderas, Diane Venora, Vladimir Kulich

Country: United States

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Perfect Blue

Directed by: Satoshi Kon

Starring: Junko Iwao, Rica Matsumoto, Shinpachi Tsuji

Country: United States

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The Sixth Sense

Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan

Starring: Bruce Willis, Haley Joel Osment, Toni Collette

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Mayfair Set

Starring: James Goldsmith

Country: United Kingdom

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Good Eats

Written by: Alton Brown

Starring: Alton Brown

Country: United States

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GTO

Starring: Steve Blum, Tom Fahn, Jun'ichi Suwabe, Wataru Takagi

Country: Japan

Bits

Starring: Aleks Krotoski, Emily Newton-Dunn, Emily Booth

Country: United Kingdom

Todo x 2 pesos

Starring: Fabio Alberti, Diego Capusotto

Country: Argentina

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 September 1999 ?

Holidays:
  • North Korea - Republic Day (1948)
  • Eastern Orthodoxy - Synaxis of the Theopatores Joachim and Anna
  • California - Admission Day (to commemorate the state's admission to the USA)
  • Japan - Chrysanthemum Day (Kiku no Sekku)
  • Tajikistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Chan Parker: American memoir writer, wife of Charlie Parker and of Phil Woods (d. 1999).
  • Catfish Hunter: American baseball player, a right-handed pitcher who played with the Kansas City / Oakland Athletics (1965–1974) and the New York Yankees (1975–1979).
  • Ruth Roman: American actress and singer (d. 1999).
Facts:
  • Sega releases the Dreamcast video game system in the USA. Price is US$199. In the first 24 hours, Sega sells US$97 million worth of hardware and software, setting an entertainment industry record for highest-grossing day.
  • Sega Dreamcast was released in North America as well as Sonic Adventure.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1999?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Why We Take Risks -- Sep. 6, 1999
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9706
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.501

Books

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

Rainbow Six

By: Tom Clanc

John Clark battles extremely dangerous terrorists. (P, Berkley)

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Black Notice

By: Patricia Cornwell

The decomposed remains of a stowaway lead Dr. Kay Scarpetta on an international search to Interpol’s headquarters in Lyon, France—and on a mission that will pull her in two opposite directions: toward protecting her career or toward the truth.

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Harry Potter And The Sorcerer'S Stone

By: J. K. Rowling

Harry Potter has no idea how famous he is. That's because he's being raised by his miserable aunt and uncle who are terrified Harry will learn that he's really a wizard, just as his parents were.

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Assassins

By: Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins

Book series by Tim LaHayne.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Atlantis II

Platform: Microsoft Windows Mac OS iOS

Genre: First person adventure game

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Civilization: Call to Power

Platform: BeOS, Linux (Alpha/PowerPC/SPARC/x86), Mac OS, Windows

Genre: Turn-based strategy game

Publisher: Activision

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Darkness Falls: The Crusade

Darkness Falls: The Crusade

Genre: Fantasy MUD

Publisher: GameStorm, AOL, Centropolis Entertainment

Yu-Gi-Oh!

Genre: Action, Adventure, Supernatural

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Nicktoons Racing

Platform: Arcade, Game Boy Advance, Game Boy Color, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Hasbro Interactive Chicago Gaming (Arcade)

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