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Friday 20 May 2005

2005-05-20

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Hollaback Girl by Gwen Stefani. In UK Lonely by Akon was in the top 5 hits. Madagascar, directed by Eric Darnell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005 while 4th of July by James Patterson, Maxine Paetro was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Madagascar

Directed by: Eric Darnell

Starring: Chris Rock, Ben Stiller, David Schwimmer

Country: United States

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Cinderella Man

Directed by: Ron Howard

Starring: Russell Crowe, Rene Zellweger, Craig Bierko

Country: United States

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The Longest Yard

Directed by: Peter Segal

Starring: Adam Sandler, Burt Reynolds, Chris Rock

Country: United States

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Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

Directed by: George Lucas

Starring: Hayden Christensen, Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor

Country: United States

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Kingdom of Heaven

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Orlando Bloom, Eva Green, Liam Neeson

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Thick of It

Starring: Chris Addison, James Smith, Peter Capaldi, Joanna Scanlan

Country: United Kingdom

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The Office

Written by: Greg Daniels, Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

Starring: Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer, Leslie David Baker

Country: United States

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Help

Starring: Paul Whitehouse, Chris Langham, Alison King

Country: United Kingdom

Avatar: The Last Airbender

Written by: Michael Dante DiMartino, Bryan Konietzko

Starring: Zach Tyler, Mae Whitman, Jack De Sena, Dee Bradley Baker

Country: United States

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Toonattik

Starring: Jamie Rickers, Anna Williamson, Luke Beach, Laura Hamilton

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 May 2005 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Austregisilus
  • Saint Lucifer
  • Saint Theodore of Pavia
  • Saint Bernardine of Siena
  • East Timor National Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Blossom Hayes: British child of noted parent,actor, Kacey Ainsworth known especially for her role in Eastenders" and Darren Hayes.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Paul Ricoeur: French philosopher, the author of more than a dozen books and several hundred articles that influenced philosophical thought in both French and English worlds.
  • William Seawell: United States Army Brigadier General (d. 2005).

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 2005?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.820
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: A Female Midlife Crisis? -- May 16, 2005
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10047

Books

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

4th of July

By: James Patterson, Maxine Paetro

The Bestselling New Detective Series of the Decade Just Got Hotter, Deadlier, and More Suspenseful. In a deadly late-night showdown, San Francisco police lieutenant Lindsay Boxer fires her weapon and sets off a dramatic chain of events that leaves a ...

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True Believer

By: Nicholas Sparks

Jeremy Marsh is a born skeptic and a science journalist who specializes in debunking the supernatural. When he hears about ghostly apparitions in a cemetery in Boone Creek, North Carolina, he leaves his beloved New York City for this small, ...

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The Purpose-Driven Life

By: Rick Warren

Translated into over 50 languages, The Purpose Driven Life is far more than just a book; it is a guide to a spiritual journey that has transformed millions of lives.

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The World Is Flat

By: Thomas L. Friedman

A New Edition of the Phenomenal #1 Bestseller"One mark of a great book is that it makes you see things in a new way, and Mr.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cabela's Big Game Hunter 2006 Trophy Season

Cabela's Big Game Hunter 2006 Trophy Season

Platform: Microsoft Windows, GameCube (Cancelled), Xbox (Cancelled), PlayStation 2 (Cancelled)

Genre: Sports

Publisher: EU Zoo Digital Publishing

Chicken Little

Platform: Nintendo GameCube, PlayStation 2, Microsoft Windows, Xbox, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: JP D3 Publisher

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Dangerous Waters

Platform: PC (Windows)

Genre: Naval Simulator

Publisher: Strategy First

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Nintendogs

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Pet-raising simulation

Publisher: Nintendo

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Super Dragon Ball Z

Platform: Arcade PlayStation 2

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: JP Bandai; NA Atari; EU Namco Bandai

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