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Thursday 17 July 2003

2003-07-17

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of July people in US were listening to Crazy In Love by Beyonce. In UK Crazy In Love by Beyonce was in the top 5 hits. American Wedding, directed by Jesse Dylan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003 while Living History by Hillary Rodham Clinton was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

American Wedding

Directed by: Jesse Dylan

Starring: Jason Biggs, Alyson Hannigan, Seann William Scott

Country: United States

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Johnny English

Directed by: Peter Howitt

Starring: Rowan Atkinson, John Malkovich, Natalie Imbruglia

Country: United States

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The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen

Directed by: Stephen Norrington

Starring: Sean Connery, Stuart Townsend, Peta Wilson

Country: United States

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Bad Boys II

Directed by: Michael Bay

Starring: Will Smith, Martin Lawrence, Gabrielle Union

Country: United States

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Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines

Directed by: Jonathan Mostow

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Nick Stahl, Kristanna Loken

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Monkey Dust

Starring: Morwenna Banks, Frances Barber, Rebecca Front

Country: United Kingdom

Boarding House: North Shore

Starring: Holly Beck

Country: United States

The Brendan Leonard Show

Written by: Brendan Leonard

Starring: Cathy Leonard, Margarita Leonard, Jack Leonard, Mike Leonard

Country: United States

Most Extreme Elimination Challenge

Starring: Victor Wilson, Christopher Darga, John Cervenka, Mary Scheer

Country: United States

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Moose and Zee

Starring: Paul Christie

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 July 2003 ?

Holidays:
  • Kyoto, Japan - Gion Matsuri
  • Various mathematics departments - Yellow Pig's Day
  • South Korea - Constitution Day
  • Puerto Rico - Luis Mu�oz Rivera's Birthday
  • Feast Day of St Cynllo
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Same-sex marriage in Canada: the federal government releases its draft bill to extend marriage rights to same-sex couples while protecting the rights of clergy not to perform marriages that run counter to their religious beliefs. The government will seek a reference from the Supreme Court of Canada to ensure the bill is constitutional.
  • India declines a United States request to send an occupation force to Iraq. Their United States Envoy assures that Indo-US relations will not be hampered by the refusal.
  • In a press conference in Belfast, journalist Seán Ó Muireagáin denies Israeli claims that suspected him of being a Real IRA activist. He states that he is not, and never has been, a member or supporter of the IRA. Israel repeats that the arrest of Ó Muireagáin was ampquotunfortunateampquot, but refuses to apologise. Israel's treatment of Ó Muireagáin is strongly criticised in Ireland. SDLP ex-minister Sean Farren states that Ó Muireagáin is ampquotwell known and respectedampquot in Northern
  • Evangelist and former United States Presidential candidate Pat Robertson announces his ampquotmassive prayer offensiveampquot dubbed ampquotOperation Supreme Court Freedomampquot, asking Americans to pray that at least three United States Supreme Court justices retire so that the court can be filled with conservative justices who will overturn Supreme Court rulings on school prayer, separation of church and state and sodomy.
  • The Uniting Church in Australia votes to officially recognise and approve of homesexual clergy ( ABC (Australia)).

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 2003?

  • Time: U.S. soldier during a raid in Baghdad after official cessation of war
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9945
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.718

Books

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

Living History

By: Hillary Rodham Clinton

2016 Democratic Nominee for President of the United States The Phenomenal #1 Worldwide Bestseller—With a New Afterword Hillary Rodham Clinton is known to hundreds of millions of people around the world.

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East of Eden

By: John Steinbeck

A masterpiece of Biblical scope, and the magnum opus of one of America’s most enduring authorsIn his journal, Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck called East of Eden "the first book," and indeed it has the primordial power and simplicity of ...

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The Da Vinci Code

By: Dan Brown

PREMIUM MASS MARKET EDITION #1 Worldwide Bestseller—More Than 80 Million Copies Sold As millions of readers around the globe have already discovered, The Da Vinci Code is a reading experience unlike any other.

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The Lake House

By: James Patterson

The memorable story begun in When the Wind Blows continues in this thrilling novel, and it's one that really soars! Frannie O'Neil, a Colorado veterinarian, knows a terrible secret that will change the history of the world.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

BlowOut

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, GameCube, Xbox, Xbox 360, Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: Run and gun, Third-person shooter

Publisher: Majesco

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Wrath of the Darkhul King

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Horror / beat 'em up

Publisher: THQ

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Disgaea: Hour of Darkness

Platform: PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable, Nintendo DS, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Tactical role-playing

Publisher: JP Nippon Ichi Software; NA Atlus (PS2); PAL Koei (PS2); AUS Square Enix (NDS); WW NIS America

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Downtown Run

Platform: PlayStation 2, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo GameCube, mobile game

Genre: Racing game

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Mario Golf: Toadstool Tour

Platform: Nintendo GameCube

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Nintendo

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