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Thursday 11 April 2002

2002-04-11

It was Thursday, 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 Ain't It Funny by Jennifer Lopez. In UK Unchained Melody by Gareth Gates was in the top 5 hits. The Sweetest Thing, directed by Roger Kumble, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while 2nd Chance by James Patterson, Andrew Gross 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 Sweetest Thing

Directed by: Roger Kumble

Starring: Cameron Diaz, Thomas Jane, Christina Applegate

Country: United States

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Van Wilder

Directed by: Walt Becker

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Tara Reid, Tim Matheson

Country: United States

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Panic Room

Directed by: David Fincher

Starring: Jodie Foster, Kristen Stewart, Forest Whitaker

Country: United States

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Ice Age

Directed by: Chris Wedge

Starring: Denis Leary, John Leguizamo, Ray Romano

Country: United States

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Resident Evil

Directed by: Paul W.S. Anderson

Starring: Milla Jovovich, Michelle Rodriguez, Colin Salmon

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Portal

Starring: Dyanne DiRosario, Skip Harrison, Allan Peters, David R. Hale

Country: United States

The Shield

Written by: Shawn Ryan

Starring: Michael Chiklis, Catherine Dent, Walton Goggins, Michael Jace

Country: United States

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Salvage Squad

Starring: Claire Barratt, Axel Cleghorn, Jerry Thurston, Suggs

Country: United Kingdom

Combat Missions

Starring: TJ Myers

Country: United States

SAS: Are You Tough Enough?

Starring: Dermot O'Leary, Eddie Stone

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 11 April 2002 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Stanislas
  • Juan Santamarfa Day, anniversary of his death in the Battle of Rivas (State holiday in Costa Rica).
  • Saint Godeberta
  • Saint Gemma of Lucca
  • The Feast Day of Martyr Antipas in the Greek Orthodox Church.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Alexa Gerasimovich: Soap Opera Actress.
  • Rebecca Riley: American victim of prescription drug overdose at age 4. Whether it was accidental or intentional is under investigation in 2007.
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Facts:
  • The Ghriba synagogue bombing by Al Qaeda kills 21 in Tunisia.
  • Over two hundred thousand people marched in Caracas towards the Presidential Palace of Miraflores, to demand the resignation of president Hugo Chavez. 19 of the protesters are killed, and the Minister of Defense Gral. Lucas Rincon announced Hugo Chavez resignation on national TV.
  • Ten nations deposit their ratifications for the International Criminal Court at a United Nations ceremony, bringing the total to 66, well above the 60 needed to bring the Statute into force. The ICC will therefore come into force on 1 July 2002.
  • More than half a million people march on the streets of Caracas protesting against the Venezuelan government.
  • An empty American Airlines jet parked outside a hangar at Los Angeles International Airport trolls through a fence before coming to a stop on a service road.

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Books

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

2nd Chance

By: James Patterson, Andrew Gross

2ND CHANCE

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The Summons

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERA pillar of the community who towered over local law and politics for forty years, Judge Atlee is now a shadow of his former self—a sick, lonely old man who has withdrawn to his sprawling ancestral ...

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Reunion in Death

By: J.D. Robb (aka Nora Roberts)

Killer from Eva's past surfaces at a birthday party. (P, Berkley)

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A Painted House

By: John Grisham

Until that September of 1952, Luke Chandler had never kept a secret or told a single lie. But in the long, hot summer of his seventh year, two groups of migrant workers — and two very dangerous men — came ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Battle Realms: Winter of the Wolf

Battle Realms: Winter of the Wolf

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Ubisoft

Beatmania IIDX 8th Style

Platform: Arcade & Sony PlayStation 2

Genre: Music

Publisher: Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo

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Coloball 2002

Coloball 2002

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Enterbrain

Disney Golf

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Disney Interactive Co-Publisher Electronic Arts

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Dragon's Lair 3D: Return to the Lair

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Xbox, GameCube, PlayStation 2

Genre: Action-adventure game

Publisher: Ubi Soft Entertainment

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