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Tuesday 12 October 1999

1999-10-12

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Heartbreaker by Mariah Carey. In UK Blue (Da Ba Dee) by Eiffel 65 was in the top 5 hits. Dogma, directed by Kevin Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while Hearts in Atlantis by Stephen King 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 ?

Dogma

Directed by: Kevin Smith

Starring: Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Linda Fiorentino

Country: United States

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The Cider House Rules

Directed by: Lasse Hallstrm

Starring: Tobey Maguire, Charlize Theron, Michael Caine

Country: United States

Boys Don't Cry

Directed by: Kimberly Peirce

Starring: Hilary Swank, Chlo Sevigny, Peter Sarsgaard

Country: United States

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Being John Malkovich

Directed by: Spike Jonze

Starring: John Cusack, Cameron Diaz, Catherine Keener

Country: United States

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Princess Mononoke

Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki

Starring: Yji Matsuda, Yuriko Ishida, Yko Tanaka

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Freaks and Geeks

Written by: Paul Feig

Starring: Linda Cardellini, John Francis Daley, James Franco, Samm Levine

Country: United States

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Spaced

Starring: Jessica Hynes, Simon Pegg, Julia Deakin, Nick Frost

Country: United Kingdom

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The West Wing

Written by: Aaron Sorkin

Starring: Allison Janney, John Spencer, Bradley Whitford, Martin Sheen

Country: United States

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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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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 October 1999 ?

Holidays:
  • El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
  • French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
  • Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
  • Malawi - Mother's Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Luke Armstrong: American noted family, the son of Lance Armstrong and his wife Kirstin, a healthy two weeks preemie.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Pervez Musharraf takes power in Pakistan from Nawaz Sharif through a bloodless coup.
  • The Day of Six Billion: The proclaimed 6 billionth living human in the world is born.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: The Laser Fix' re laser eye surgery, from Matrix
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9711
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.506

Books

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

Hearts in Atlantis

By: Stephen King

Hearts In Atlantis is composed of five interconnected, sequential narratives set in the years from 1960 to 1999. Each story is deeply rooted in the sixties, and each is haunted by the Vietnam War.In

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Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban

By: J. K. Rowling

For twelve long years, the dread fortress of Azkaban held an infamous prisoner named Sirius Black. Convicted of killing thirteen people with a single curse, he was said to be the heir apparent to the Dark Lord, Voldemort.Now

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Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets

By: J. K. Rowling

The Dursleys were so mean that hideous that summer that all Harry Potter wanted was to get back to the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry.

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Harry Potter And The Sorcerer'S Stone

By: J. K. Rowling

For the first time, J.K. Rowling's beloved Harry Potter books will be presented in lavishly illustrated full-color editions. Kate Greenaway-award-winning artist Jim Kay has created over 100 stunning illustrations, making this deluxe format a perfect gift as much for a ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bangai-O

Platform: Nintendo 64, Dreamcast, Xbox Live Arcade

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: ESP (Japan) Swing! Entertainment Media AG (Europe) Conspiracy Entertainment (north America) D3 Publisher (XBLA ver.)

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Delta Force 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Tactical first-person shooter

Publisher: NovaLogic

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Eagle One: Harrier Attack

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Flying

Publisher: Infogrames

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The Flintstones: Bedrock Bowling

Platform: PlayStation, Windows

Genre: Sports Action

Publisher: EU Ubisoft; NA SouthPeak Games Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

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Test Drive Off-Road 3

Platform: PlayStation, Microsoft Windows, Game Boy Color

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Infogrames

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