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Friday 16 March 2001

2001-03-16

It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of March people in US were listening to Stutter by Joe. In UK Whole Again by Atomic Kitten was in the top 5 hits. Heartbreakers, directed by David Mirkin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001 while A Painted House by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Heartbreakers

Directed by: David Mirkin

Starring: Sigourney Weaver, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Gene Hackman

Country: United States

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Battle Royale

Directed by: Kinji Fukasaku

Starring: Tatsuya Fujiwara, Aki Maeda, Tar Yamamoto

Country: United States

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Spy Kids

Directed by: Robert Rodriguez

Starring: Alexa Vega, Daryl Sabara, Antonio Banderas

Country: United States

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Enemy at the Gates

Directed by: Jean-Jacques Annaud

Starring: Jude Law, Ed Harris, Joseph Fiennes

Country: United States

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Master of the House

Directed by: Carl Theodor Dreyer

Starring: Johannes Meyer, Astrid Holm, Karin Nellemose

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Pets

Starring: Ian Angus Wilkie, Andrew Barclay, Sally Elsden, Petros Emanual

Country: United Kingdom

That's My Baby

Starring: Celeste Yarnall

Country: United States

A Very British Murder

Country: United Kingdom

The Private Life of a Masterpiece

Starring: Samuel West, Jonathan Jones, Richard Cork

Country: United Kingdom

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Derren Brown: Mind Control

Starring: Giada Dobrzenska

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 March 2001 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Urho's Day - the fictional patron saint of Finnish immigrants to the US, created by Richard Mattson in 1956
  • Latvia - The controversial Latvia Legions are celebrated in Latvia, where about 140,000 men joined the Waffen SS National Legions during World War II, trying to defend Latvia. Since February 23, 2000, this day is no longer an official celebration day.
  • Saint Heribert of Cologne (died 1021)
  • Saint Eusebia (+680)
  • Saint Benedicta (+1260)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Bob Wollek: French race car driver and skier (d. 2001).

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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.587
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: SATs -- Mar. 12, 2001
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9783

Books

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

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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Who Moved My Cheese?

By: Spencer Johnson

THE #1 INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER WITH OVER 10 MILLION COPIES IN PRINT!A timeless business classic, Who Moved My Cheese? uses a simple parabel to reveal profound truths about dealing with change so that you can enjoy less stress and more success ...

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We Were the Mulvaneys

By: Joyce Carol Oates

A New York Times Notable Book and a former Oprah Book Club® selection Moving away from the dark tone of her more recent masterpieces, Joyce Carol Oates turns the tale of a family struggling to cope with its fall from ...

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The Brethren

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThey call themselves the Brethren: three disgraced former judges doing time in a Florida federal prison. One was sent up for tax evasion.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

007: Agent Under Fire

Platform: PlayStation 2, GameCube, Xbox

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Cabela's Big Game Hunter: Ultimate Challenge

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Activision Publishing, Inc.

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Ford Racing

Platform: PlayStation, PC, Macintosh, PlayStation Network, Arcade

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Empire Interactive (PlayStation) HME Inc. (Arcade) Feral Interactive (Mac OS X)

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Lego Bionicle

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Lego Software

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X-Men: Mutant Academy 2

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Activision

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