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Monday 12 November 2001

2001-11-12

It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of November people in US were listening to Family Affair by Mary J. Blige. In UK Because I Got High by Afroman was in the top 5 hits. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, directed by Chris Columbus, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001 while Desecration: Antichrist Takes the Throne by Tim LaHaye, Jerry B. Jenkins was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Directed by: Chris Columbus

Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Richard Harris

Country: United States

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The One

Directed by: James Wong

Starring: Jet Li, Carla Gugino, Delroy Lindo

Country: United States

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Monsters, Inc.

Directed by: Pete Docter

Starring: Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Mary Gibbs

Country: United States

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Serendipity

Directed by: Peter Chelsom

Starring: John Cusack, Kate Beckinsale, Jeremy Piven

Country: United States

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Training Day

Directed by: Antoine Fuqua

Starring: Denzel Washington, Ethan Hawke, Scott Glenn

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Justice League

Written by: Bob Kane, William M. Marston, Joe Shuster, Jerry Siegel, Gardner Fox, Christopher Keenan

Starring: Carl Lumbly, George Newbern, Phil LaMarr, Kevin Conroy

Country: United States

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Pardon the Interruption

Starring: Tony Reali, Michael Wilbon, Tony Kornheiser

Country: United States

The Isaac Mizrahi Show

Starring: John Leguizamo

Country: United States

Next Big Star

Starring: Malese Jow, Ed McMahon, Joseph Neibich

Country: United States

Coupling

Starring: Jack Davenport, Gina Bellman, Sarah Alexander, Kate Isitt

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 November 2001 ?

Holidays:
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Lieven (Leafwini, Lebuin); Josaphat Kuncevyc
  • Also see November 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bah�'f Faith: Holy Day, Bah�'u'll�h
  • National Holiday: Sun Yat-Sen (observed in China and Taiwan)
  • In the Back To The Future film trilogy, November 12, 1955 is a key date. It is the date of the "famous Hill Valley lightning storm" which sends Marty McFly back to 1985 in his DeLorean time machine, and the date Marty gets his parents together. In Back to the Future Part II, Marty and Doc Brown return to this date to stop Biff Tannen from changing history. Doc Brown hyposthesizes that this date might hold some special significance, being the temporal junction point for the entire space-time
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Albert Hague: German-born American actor and songwriter (Born 1920).
Facts:
  • In New York City, American Airlines Flight 587, an Airbus A300 en route to the Dominican Republic, crashes minutes after takeoff from John F. Kennedy International Airport, killing all 260 on board and five on the ground.
  • (to November 13) Stack's of New York sells at auction the finest known 1893-S Morgan dollar for US$414,000, second highest price paid for a Morgan dollar at auction.
  • Attack on Afghanistan: Taliban forces abandon Kabul, Afghanistan, ahead of advancing Afghan Northern Alliance troops.
  • Doha Round: The World Trade Organization ends a 4-day ministerial conference in Doha, Qatar.
  • Symbionese Liberation Army member Kathleen Soliah (Sara Jane Olsen) withdraws her previous guilty plea.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 2001?

  • Time: Al-Qaeda terrorist Osama bin Laden
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9817
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.624

Books

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

Desecration: Antichrist Takes the Throne

By: Tim LaHaye, Jerry B. Jenkins

Book 9 of The Left Behind® SeriesA #1 New York Times Bestseller In the ninth episode in the continuing drama of those left behind at the Rapture, Rayford Steele and his ragtag team of flying rebels ready themselves to serve ...

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The Kiss

By: Danielle Steel

In her 53rd bestselling novel, Danielle Steel explores how a single shattering moment can change lives forever. The Kiss is at once a moving testament to the fragility of life and a breathtaking story about the power of love to ...

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Isle Of Dogs

By: Patricia Cornwell

Patricia Cornwell's novels of big-city police have taken this classic genre to a new level. "Move over, Carl Hiaasen, you've got company," the San Francisco Examiner warned.

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Midnight Bayou

By: Nora Roberts

#1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts presents a novel set deep in the bayou of Louisiana—where the only witness to a long-ago tragedy is a once-grand house…Declan Fitzgerald had always been the family maverick, but even he couldn't ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cabela's Big Game Hunter: Ultimate Challenge

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Activision Publishing, Inc.

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Capcom vs. SNK 2

Platform: Arcade, Dreamcast, PlayStation 2, Xbox, GameCube, PlayStation Network

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Sega

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The ClueFinders: The Incredible Toy Store Adventure!

Platform: PC (Windows, Macintosh)

Genre: Educational/adventure/science fiction/mystery

Publisher: The Learning Company

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Ace Attorney

Platform: Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS, Windows, Wii, iOS, Nintendo 3DS, Android

Genre: Adventure, visual novel

Publisher: Capcom Nintendo Australia/THQ (Australia)

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Lego Bionicle

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Lego Software

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