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Monday 17 March 2003

2003-03-17

It was Monday, 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 In Da Club by 50 Cent. In UK Beautiful by Christina Aguilera was in the top 5 hits. Phone Booth, directed by Joel Schumacher, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003 while The King of Torts by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Phone Booth

Directed by: Joel Schumacher

Starring: Colin Farrell, Kiefer Sutherland, Forest Whitaker

Country: United States

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Anger Management

Directed by: Peter Segal

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Adam Sandler, Marisa Tomei

Country: United States

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Cradle 2 the Grave

Directed by: Andrzej Bartkowiak

Starring: Jet Li, DMX, Mark Dacascos

Country: United States

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Old School

Directed by: Todd Phillips

Starring: Luke Wilson, Vince Vaughn, Will Ferrell

Country: United States

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Daredevil

Directed by: Mark Steven Johnson

Starring: Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner, Colin Farrell

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Swag

Starring: Jason Freeman

Country: United Kingdom

Monster Jam

Starring: Jim Koehler, Tom Meents, Dennis Anderson, Jimmy Creten

Country: United States

Gerhard Reinke's Wanderlust

Starring: Josh Gardner, Matt McLain

Country: United States

Legendary Nights

Starring: Jim Lampley, Sugar Ray Leonard, Ron Borges, Larry Merchant

Country: United States

Britain BC

Starring: Francis Pryor

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 March 2003 ?

Holidays:
  • Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
  • Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
  • St. Agricola
  • St. Joseph of Arimathea
  • Feast day of St Patrick: a public holiday in Ireland (National feast) and Montserrat, widely celebrated in North America and worldwide (see St. Patrick's Day)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Su Buqing: Chinese mathematician and educator (Born 1902).
Facts:
  • U.S. President George W. Bush gives an ultimatum: Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein and his sons must either leave Iraq, or face military action at a time of the U.S.'s choosing.
  • Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Robin Cook, resigns from the British Cabinet in disagreement with government plans for the 2003 invasion of Iraq.
  • France announces that it had deployed 300 soldiers to seize the Bangui, Central African Republic airport.
  • Kofi Annan, Secretary General of the United Nations, orders all UN personnel to leave Iraq.
  • Peter Goldsmith, Attorney General of the UK set out the legal justification for an invasion of Iraq

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Bound For Baghdad' U.S. General Tommy Franks, commander of America troops in Iraq.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9909
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.700

Books

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

The King of Torts

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThe Office of the Public Defender is not known as a training ground for bright young litigators. Clay Carter has been there too long and, like most of his colleagues, dreams of a better job in ...

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Portrait in Death

By: J.D. Robb (aka Nora Roberts)

Lieutenant Eve Dallas tracks killer who hunts beautiful young women. (P, Berkley)

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Atkins for Life

By: Robert C. Atkins

Fast shipping from Amazon! Slight corner and cover wear, clean text, unmarked.

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2nd Chance

By: James Patterson, Andrew Gross

2ND CHANCE

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Shikigami no Shiro II

Platform: Arcade Dreamcast GameCube PlayStation 2 Xbox Windows

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Kids Station, Taito, SourceNext, XS Games, Play It Games

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Chariots of War

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Turn-based strategy, Real-time tactics

Publisher: Strategy First

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Contract J.A.C.K.

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Vivendi Games

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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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Project Gotham Racing 2

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

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