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Sunday 17 December 2006

2006-12-17

It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Irreplaceable by Beyonce. In UK Patience by Take That was in the top 5 hits. The Painted Veil, directed by John Curran, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006 while For One More Day by Mitch Albom was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

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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The Good Shepherd

Directed by: Robert De Niro

Starring: Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie, Robert De Niro

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Strutter

Starring: Paul Kaye, Paul Garner, Lucy Montgomery, Thaila Zucchi

Country: United Kingdom

Heavy Sedation

Starring: Brian Anthony Wilson, Damon Diggs, Rasheda El, Ina Farrell

Country: United States

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We Need Girlfriends

Starring: Evan Bass, Patrick Cohen, Seth Kirschner

Country: United States

America's Game: The Superbowl Champions

Starring: Bruce Willis, Ben Roethlisberger, Martin Sheen, Joe Greene

Country: United States

Pride Fighting Championships

Starring: Jay Glazer, Frank Trigg

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 December 2006 ?

Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 17 December
Famous Deaths:
  • Larry Sherry: American baseball player, the first pitcher to ever appear in all four winning games of the World Series, 1960.
Facts:
  • Armed militia in Peru ambush and kill seven people involved in a crackdown on the illegal growing of coca. (BBC)
  • Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad offers to share Iran's nuclear technology with neighboring countries. (Concorde Monitor)
  • Hamas-Fatah conflict:
  • The two sides now say that they have agreed to a ceasefire. (BBC)
  • A roadside bomb kills three United States Army soldiers and wounds another north of Baghdad. (USA Today)

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 2006?

  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11073
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.911
  • Time: A soldier's persoal belongings are hung up

Books

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

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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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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Next

By: Michael Crichton

Welcome to our genetic world.Fast, furious, and out of control.This is not the world of the future—it's the world right now.

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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Auto Assault

Platform: Windows

Genre: Action MMOG

Publisher: NCSOFT

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beatmania

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Music game

Publisher: Konami

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Cabela's African Safari

Platform: Xbox 360, PC, PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable

Genre: Hunting

Publisher: Activision Value

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Card Game 9

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Traditional game

Publisher: Taito Corporation

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Race Driver 2006

Race Driver 2006

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Racing game

Publisher: Codemasters


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