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Saturday 19 October 2002

It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Maria Shabalin . In that special week of October people in US were listening to Dilemma by Nelly. In UK The Long And Winding Road / Suspicious Minds by Will Young & Gareth Gates was in the top 5 hits. Anand, directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while From a Buick 8 by Stephen King was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Top Gear. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blinx: The Time Sweeper or The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 2002 or at October 19 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Anand

Directed by: Hrishikesh Mukherjee

Starring: Rajesh Khanna, Amitabh Bachchan, Sumita Sanyal

Country: United States

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The Rules of Attraction

Directed by: Roger Avary

Starring: James Van Der Beek, Ian Somerhalder, Shannyn Sossamon

Country: United States

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The Transporter

Directed by: Louis Leterrier

Starring: Jason Statham, Qi Shu, Matt Schulze

Country: United States

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The Ring

Directed by: Gore Verbinski

Starring: Naomi Watts, Martin Henderson, Brian Cox

Country: United States

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Red Dragon

Directed by: Brett Ratner

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Edward Norton, Ralph Fiennes

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Top Gear

Starring: Richard Hammond, Jeremy Clarkson, James May, Ben Collins

Country: United Kingdom

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Scratch & Burn

Written by: Jordan Allen-Dutton, GQ, J.A.Q., Erik Weiner

Starring: Parker Shipp, Elizabeth Wittelsbach

Country: United States

Sonic Cinema

Starring: Mark Linkous, Joseph Bennett, Cory McAbee

Country: United States

The Rick & Bubba Show

Starring: Rick Burgess, Bill 'Bubba' Bussey Jr., Calvin 'Speedy' Wilburn, Greg Burgess

Country: United States

History of Football: The Beautiful Game

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 October 2002 ?

Holidays:
  • Niue - Constitution Day in honour of the country's independence (self-governing in free association with New Zealand) in 1974.
  • Brazil - Independence Day of State of Piauf
  • Albania - Mother Teresa Day.
  • Also see October 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Roman Catholic Saints - Saints Jean de BrTbeuf, Isaac Jogues, and Companions; Saint Frideswide
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Computer chess: Chess champion Vladimir Kramnik and the computer program Deep Fritz have drawn the Brains in Bahrain match, a series of eight games, with four points each.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 2002?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.678
  • Time: Chef's kitchens, giant master suites, homeTheaters. People are turning their houses into luxurious e
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9838

Books

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

From a Buick 8

By: Stephen King

WANT TO GO FOR A RIDE...? In a secret shed behind the barracks of the Pennsylvania State Police, Troop D, there's a cherry Buick Roadmaster no one has touched in years -- because there's more power under the hood than ...

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The Lovely Bones

By: Alice Sebold

When we first meet 14-year-old Susie Salmon, she is already in heaven. This was before milk carton photos and public service announcements, she tells us; back in 1973, when Susie mysteriously disappeared, people still believed these things didn't happen.

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Isle of Dogs

By: Patricia Cornwell

Patricia Cornwell's novels of big-city police have taken this classic genre to a new level. "Move over, Carl Hiaasen, you've got company," the San Francisco Examiner warned.

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Nights in Rodanthe

By: Nicholas Sparks

Adrienne Willis is 45 and has been divorced for three years, abandoned by her husband for a younger woman. The trials of raising her teenage children and caring for her sick father have worn her down, but at the request ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Another War

Platform: Windows PC Mac OS

Genre: role-playing video game

Publisher: Cenega

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Blinx: The Time Sweeper

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

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Digimon Battle Online

Digimon Battle Online

Platform: Windows

Genre: Massively multiplayer online role-playing

Publisher: movegames, Bandai, CDC Games

The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind

Platform: Microsoft Windows Xbox

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Bethesda Softworks

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Pac-Man World 2

Platform: GameCube PlayStation 2 Xbox Game Boy Advance Microsoft Windows

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Namco, Zoo Digital Publishing, Hip Games

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