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Monday 12 January 2004

2004-01-12

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Hey Ya! by OutKast. In UK Mad World by Michael Andrews featuring Gary Jules was in the top 5 hits. Saw, directed by James Wan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004 while The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown 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 ?

Saw

Directed by: James Wan

Starring: Cary Elwes, Leigh Whannell, Danny Glover

Country: United States

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The Machinist

Directed by: Brad Anderson

Starring: Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Aitana Snchez-Gijn

Country: United States

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Napoleon Dynamite

Directed by: Jared Hess

Starring: Jon Heder, Efren Ramirez, Jon Gries

Country: United States

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Garden State

Directed by: Zach Braff

Starring: Zach Braff, Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard

Country: United States

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The Dreamers

Directed by: Bernardo Bertolucci

Starring: Michael Pitt, Louis Garrel, Eva Green

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Jacques Pépin: Fast Food My Way

Starring: Jacques Pepin

Country: United States

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Travel in Style

Country: United States

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What We Still Don't Know

Starring: Martin Rees

Country: United Kingdom

Gardening by the Yard

Country: United States

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Your Reality Checked

Starring: Heidi Schooler, Ken Pivak, Tonia Morris, Wolfgang Puck

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 January 2004 ?

Holidays:
  • In USA's Monk, the 4th season episode of MR. MONK AND MRS. MONK (#T-2351) indicates that Monk spilt something on January 12, 1999 during an earthquake. He stated "Earthquakes count, I don't make the rules."
  • In the television series The X-Files, the third season episode Syzygy, has two girls, Terri & Magi, both born on January 12, 1979. Strange astrological properties with 3+ celestial bodies in alignment gives them great power which they use to kill off several of their high school classmates on their birthday in 1996.
  • In 2001: A Space Odyssey, the fictional computer HAL becomes operational on January 12. In the movie by Stanley Kubrick, HAL was "born" in 1992, while in the book by Arthur C. Clarke the same event occurs in 1997.
  • Tanzania - Zanzibar Revolution Day
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Facts:
  • The world's largest ocean liner, RMS Queen Mary 2, makes its maiden voyage.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 2004?

  • Time: Who Is the Real Dean? Democratic presidential candidate Howard Dean
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9969
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.745

Books

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

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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The Five People You Meet in Heaven

By: Mitch Albom

A specially produced paperback edition--with flaps--of the phenomenal #1 New York Times bestseller, that has sold more than six million copies in hardcover Eddie is a grizzled war veteran who feels trapped in a meaningless life of fixing rides at ...

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The King of Torts

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThe Office of the Public Defender is not known as a training ground for bright young litigators. Clay Carter has been there too long and, like most of his colleagues, dreams of a better job in ...

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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

All Grown Up!: Express Yourself

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: THQ

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Call of Duty: United Offensive

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: JP MediaQuest

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Champions of Norrath

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Role-playing video game, hack and slash

Publisher: Sony Online Entertainment

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EverQuest II

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: MMORPG

Publisher: Sony Online Entertainment

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World of Warcraft

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X

Genre: Massively multiplayer online role-playing

Publisher: Blizzard Entertainment

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