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Tuesday 17 April 2001

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Gabriel McClain and Chanel Loran. In that special week of April people in US were listening to All For You by Janet. In UK It Wasn't Me by Shaggy featuring Rikrok was in the top 5 hits. Shrek, directed by Andrew Adamson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001 while Carolina Moon by Nora Roberts was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Noble and Silver: Get Off Me!. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Car Battler Joe or Europa Universalis II.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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

Shrek

Directed by: Andrew Adamson

Starring: Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz

Country: United States

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Joe Dirt

Directed by: Dennie Gordon

Starring: David Spade, Brittany Daniel, Dennis Miller

Country: United States

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Blow

Directed by: Ted Demme

Starring: Johnny Depp, Penlope Cruz, Franka Potente

Country: United States

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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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TV Series

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

Noble and Silver: Get Off Me!

Starring: Kim Noble, Stuart Silver

Country: United Kingdom

The Essentials

Starring: Robert Osborne

Country: United States

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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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 April 2001 ?

Holidays:
  • Pope Anicetus (died 166)
  • Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
  • Saint Landricus
  • Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
  • Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Jerusalem: Then & Now -- Apr. 16, 2001
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9788
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.591

Books

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

Carolina Moon

By: Nora Roberts

#1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts presents a novel of redemption and suspense, as a woman haunted by the unsolved murder of her childhood friend returns to her small South Carolina hometown...Tory

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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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Dreamcatcher

By: Stephen King

From master storyteller Stephen King comes his classic #1 New York Times bestseller about four friends who encounter evil in the Maine woods.Twenty-five years ago, in their haunted hometown of Derry, Maine, four boys bravely stood together and saved a ...

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The Prayer of Jabez

By: Bruce Wilkinson

Simple Prayer, Dramatic Life-Change It’s a timeless prayer that produces timely results! Bruce Wilkinson takes readers to 1 Chronicles 4:10 to discover how they can release God’s miraculous power and experience the blessings God longs to give each of us.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Beatmania IIDX 5th Style

Platform: Arcade & Sony PlayStation 2

Genre: Music

Publisher: Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo

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Car Battler Joe

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action RPG Vehicular combat

Publisher: JP Victor Interactive Software; NA Natsume

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Europa Universalis II

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, Mac OS X

Genre: Grand strategy

Publisher: Strategy First

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Star Wars: Obi-Wan

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: LucasArts

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X-Men: Reign of Apocalypse

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Activision

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