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Wednesday 17 November 1999

1999-11-17

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of November people in US were listening to Smooth by Santana. In UK Keep On Movin' by Five was in the top 5 hits. Sleepy Hollow, directed by Tim Burton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while The Carbohydrate Addict's Lifespan Program by Richard F. Heller, Rachael F. Heller was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

Sleepy Hollow

Directed by: Tim Burton

Starring: Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Miranda Richardson

Country: United States

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End of Days

Directed by: Peter Hyams

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Gabriel Byrne, Robin Tunney

Country: United States

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Toy Story 2

Directed by: John Lasseter

Starring: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Joan Cusack

Country: United States

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The World Is Not Enough

Directed by: Michael Apted

Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Sophie Marceau, Robert Carlyle

Country: United States

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The Bone Collector

Directed by: Phillip Noyce

Starring: Denzel Washington, Angelina Jolie, Queen Latifah

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Universe

Starring: John Hurt

Country: United Kingdom

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New York: A Documentary Film

Starring: David Ogden Stiers

Country: United States

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The Game Room

Starring: Mark Bussler

Country: United States

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Freaks and Geeks

Written by: Paul Feig

Starring: Linda Cardellini, John Francis Daley, James Franco, Samm Levine

Country: United States

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Spaced

Starring: Jessica Hynes, Simon Pegg, Julia Deakin, Nick Frost

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 November 1999 ?

Holidays:
  • Slovakia - Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day commemorating the beginning of the Velvet Revolution in 1989.
  • Life Day
  • International Students Day
  • R.C. Saints - Elisabeth of Hungary; Gregory of Tours; Hilda of Whitby; Hugh of Lincoln
  • Also see November 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1999?

  • Time: Billionaire Microst owner BGates. Inset: Sen. John McCain by Brooks Kraft/Corbis Sygma
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9716
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.512

Books

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

The Carbohydrate Addict's Lifespan Program

By: Richard F. Heller, Rachael F. Heller

A diet plan for people in their later years begins with a basic two-week plan designed to cut cravings and then goes on to discuss how prescription drugs, over-the-counter drugs, artificial sweeteners, and caffeine affect cravings.

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Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban

By: J. K. Rowling

For twelve long years, the dread fortress of Azkaban held an infamous prisoner named Sirius Black. Convicted of killing thirteen people with a single curse, he was said to be the heir apparent to the Dark Lord, Voldemort.Now

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Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets

By: J. K. Rowling

The Dursleys were so mean that hideous that summer that all Harry Potter wanted was to get back to the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry.

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Pop Goes The Weasel

By: James Patterson

Detective Alex Cross is back-and he's in love. But his happiness is threatened by a series of chilling murders in Washington, D.C., murders with a pattern so twisted they leave investigators reeling.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Arc the Lad III

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Tactical role-playing game

Publisher: JP Sony Computer Entertainment; NA Working Designs

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Barbie: Super Sports

Platform: PlayStation, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Mattel Interactive Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (PS1 version)

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Battle Bakraid

Battle Bakraid

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: 8ing/Raizing

Countdown Vampires

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Survival horror

Publisher: Bandai

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CyberTiger

Platform: Nintendo 64, PlayStation, Game Boy Color

Genre: Sports (Golf)

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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