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Wednesday 21 January 2004

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ingrid Alexandra . In that special week of January people in US were listening to Hey Ya! by OutKast. In UK Mad World by Michael Andrews featuring Gary Jules was in the top 5 hits. The Butterfly Effect, directed by Eric Bress, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004 while Key of Valor by Nora Roberts was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Kangxi lai le. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ape Escape: Pumped and Primed or Cube 2: Sauerbraten.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

The Butterfly Effect

Directed by: Eric Bress

Starring: Ashton Kutcher, Amy Smart, Melora Walters

Country: United States

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Saw

Directed by: James Wan

Starring: Cary Elwes, Leigh Whannell, Danny Glover

Country: United States

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The Machinist

Directed by: Brad Anderson

Starring: Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Aitana Snchez-Gijn

Country: United States

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Napoleon Dynamite

Directed by: Jared Hess

Starring: Jon Heder, Efren Ramirez, Jon Gries

Country: United States

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Garden State

Directed by: Zach Braff

Starring: Zach Braff, Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Jacques Pépin: Fast Food My Way

Starring: Jacques Pepin

Country: United States

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Travel in Style

Country: United States

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What We Still Don't Know

Starring: Martin Rees

Country: United Kingdom

Gardening by the Yard

Country: United States

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Your Reality Checked

Starring: Heidi Schooler, Ken Pivak, Tonia Morris, Wolfgang Puck

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 January 2004 ?

Holidays:
  • National Hugging Day
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
  • Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
  • UN Arms Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Ingrid Alexandra : Norwegian royalty, the elder child of Crown Prince Haakon and second in line to succeed her grandfather, King Harald V. A member of the House of Glücksburg, she is expected to become Norway's second female monarch, after the 15th-century Queen Margaret.
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Facts:
  • NASA's MER-A (the Mars Rover Spirit) ceases communication with mission control. The problem lies in the management of its flash memory and is fixed remotely from Earth on February 6.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 2004?

  • Time: How Your Love Life Keeps You Healthy
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9970
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.746

Books

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

Key of Valor

By: Nora Roberts

A woman’s quest for courage opens her heart to love in the third Key Trilogy novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts.Growing up, Zoe McCourt did not have an easy life—some might call it “disadvantaged.”

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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 South Beach Diet

By: Arthur Agatston

The bestselling phenomenon continues with the newest South Beach Diet cookbook.The amazing success of the first three South Beach Diet books has made publishing history with 14 million copies combined - and is still going strong.

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The Ultimate Weight Solution Food Guide

By: Phillip C. McGraw

#1 New York Times bestselling author Dr. Phil McGraw opened doors for everyone who has struggled with losing weight and keeping it off with his roundbreaking plan, The Ultimate Weight Solution.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Ape Escape: Pumped and Primed

Ape Escape: Pumped and Primed

Platform: PlayStation 2 Arcade

Genre: Party

Publisher: JP SCEI; NA Ubisoft

Clannad (visual novel)

Clannad (visual novel)

Platform: Windows, PS2, S3G, FOMA, Xbox 360, PSP, PS3, Android, PS Vita

Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Publisher: JP VisualArt's (Windows) Interchannel (PS2) Prototype (PSP, Xbox 360, S3G, FOMA, PS3, PS Vita); WW Sekai Project (Windows)

Conflict: Vietnam

Platform: PlayStation 2 Xbox Microsoft Windows

Genre: Tactical shooter

Publisher: SCi (EUR) Global Star Software (US)

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Cube 2: Sauerbraten

Cube 2: Sauerbraten

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Linux, FreeBSD, OS X, Unix

Genre: First-person shooter

Daigasso! Band Brothers

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Music

Publisher: Nintendo

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