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Friday 12 January 2007

2007-01-12

It was Friday, 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 Irreplaceable by Beyonce. In UK Bleeding Love by Leona Lewis was in the top 5 hits. Children of Men, directed by Alfonso Cuarn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007 while You: On a Diet by Michael F. Roizen, Mehmet C. Oz was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Children of Men

Directed by: Alfonso Cuarn

Starring: Julianne Moore, Clive Owen, Chiwetel Ejiofor

Country: United States

The Painted Veil

Directed by: John Curran

Starring: Naomi Watts, Edward Norton, Liev Schreiber

Country: United States

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Rocky Balboa

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Antonio Tarver, Milo Ventimiglia

Country: United States

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Eragon

Directed by: Stefen Fangmeier

Starring: Ed Speleers, Sienna Guillory, Jeremy Irons

Country: United States

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The Pursuit of Happyness

Directed by: Gabriele Muccino

Starring: Will Smith, Thandie Newton, Jaden Smith

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Maria Bamford Show

Country: United States

Hitman

Starring: Andrew Harvell, Travis Landry

Country: United States

24/7

Starring: Chad Dawson, Liev Schreiber, Andre Ward

Country: United States

Storyville

Country: United Kingdom

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Mr. Deity

Starring: Brian Dalton, Jimbo Marshall, Amy Rohren

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 January 2007 ?

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
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • The US Embassy in Athens is attacked with a rocket propelled grenade, causing minimal damage and no injuries.
  • Comet C/2006 P1 (McNaught) reaches perihelion becoming the brightest comet in more than 40 years.
  • China and Russia veto a United States drafted United Nations Security Council Resolution that would have urged the government of Myanmar to stop human rights abuses and the repression of political opposition. (LA Times)
  • Terri Irwin, widow of naturalist and TV personality Steve Irwin, reports that all footage of his death from a stingray piercing his heart has been destroyed, and the events surrounding his death will not be shown in his final documentary, ''Ocean's Deadliest''. (Access Hollywood)
  • The Chinese Foreign Ministry warns it has intelligence indicating East Turkestan Islamic Movement terrorists will launch an attack against China from Kyrgyzstan. Security personnel along the border between the two countries is increased. (RFE/RL)

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Books

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

You: On a Diet

By: Michael F. Roizen, Mehmet C. Oz

Drs Michael F. Roizen and Mehmet C. Oz, authors of the million-copy bestseller 'YOU: The Owner's Manual', have devised a diet that is so effective you'll notice changes in your body immediately.

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Eragon

By: Christopher Paolini

Perfect for fans of Lord of the Rings, the New York Times bestselling Inheritance Cycle about the dragon rider Eragon has sold over 35 million copies and is an international fantasy sensation.Fifteen-year-old

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For One More Day

By: Mitch Albom

From the author of The Five People You Meet in Heaven and Tuesdays with Morrie, a new novel that millions of fans have been waiting for.

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Slow Burn

By: Julie Garwood

Every fire begins with a little heat–and in Slow Burn, bestselling author Julie Garwood provides the spark, skillfully blending pulse-pounding action, intense emotion, and characters with grit and heart.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Adventure, visual novel

Publisher: Capcom

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ARMA: Queen's Gambit

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Tactical shooter

Publisher: 505 Games

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Bomberman Story DS

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Puzzle Action RPG

Publisher: JP Hudson Soft; EU Rising Star Games

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Chocolatier 2: Secret Ingredients

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Business simulation, strategy

Publisher: PlayFirst

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Combat Mission: Shock Force

Platform: Windows

Genre: Turn-based/real-time strategy

Publisher: Paradox Interactive

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