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Sunday 21 October 2001

2001-10-21

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to I'm Real by Jennifer Lopez. In UK Can't Get You Out Of My Head by Kylie Minogue was in the top 5 hits. Monsters, Inc., directed by Pete Docter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001 while Isle of Dogs by Patricia Cornwell 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 ?

Monsters, Inc.

Directed by: Pete Docter

Starring: Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Mary Gibbs

Country: United States

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Serendipity

Directed by: Peter Chelsom

Starring: John Cusack, Kate Beckinsale, Jeremy Piven

Country: United States

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Training Day

Directed by: Antoine Fuqua

Starring: Denzel Washington, Ethan Hawke, Scott Glenn

Country: United States

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The Royal Tenenbaums

Directed by: Wes Anderson

Starring: Gene Hackman, Gwyneth Paltrow, Anjelica Huston

Country: United States

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Mulholland Dr.

Directed by: David Lynch

Starring: Naomi Watts, Laura Harring, Justin Theroux

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Pardon the Interruption

Starring: Tony Reali, Michael Wilbon, Tony Kornheiser

Country: United States

The Isaac Mizrahi Show

Starring: John Leguizamo

Country: United States

Next Big Star

Starring: Malese Jow, Ed McMahon, Joseph Neibich

Country: United States

Coupling

Starring: Jack Davenport, Gina Bellman, Sarah Alexander, Kate Isitt

Country: United Kingdom

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Let's Bowl

Starring: Steve Sedahl, Rich Kronfeld, Drew Jansen, Amanda Brewer

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 October 2001 ?

Holidays:
  • Republic of China - Overseas Chinese Day
  • French Republican Calendar - Tonneau (Barrel) Day, thirtieth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • In the comic novel Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, the Earth was born on this day in 4004 BC, within a quarter of an hour of 9 in the morning. This was supposedly because God liked to get things over with early.
  • R.C. saints - Saint Ursula and her 11 (or 11000) virgins; Saint Hilarion
  • Trafalgar Day ? celebrated throughout much of the British Empire in the 19th and early 20th Century.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • What More Can I Give benefit concert held in Washington D.C., featuring performances by Michael Jackson, Aerosmith, Mariah Carey, James Brown, Al Green, Carole King, the Backstreet Boys, 'N Sync, P!nk, and others.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 2001?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.621
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Facing the Fury -- Oct. 15, 2001
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9813

Books

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

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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Roses Are Red

By: James Patterson

In this heart-pounding new thriller, Detective Alex Cross pursues the most brilliant killer he's ever confronted, a mysterious criminal who calls himself the Mastermind. In a series of crimes that has stunned Washington, D.C.,

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The Corrections

By: Jonathan Franzen

Winner of the 2001 National Book Award for FictionAfter almost fifty years as a wife and mother, Enid Lambert is ready to have some fun. Unfortunately, her husband, Alfred, is losing his sanity to Parkinson's disease, and their children have ...

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A Bend In The Road

By: Nicholas Sparks

Miles Ryan's life seemed to end the day his wife was killed in a hit-and-run accident two years ago. As deputy sheriff of New Bern, North Carolina, he not only grieves for her and worries about their young son Jonah ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bejeweled

Platform: Windows Mac OS X Flash HTML5 Palm OS Windows Mobile BlackBerry 10 Java ME iOS Android Windows Phone Xbox Facebook Nintendo DS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: PopCap Games

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Do You Like Horny Bunnies?

Do You Like Horny Bunnies?

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Eroge

Publisher: JP ZyX; NA G-Collections

EA Sports F1 2001

EA Sports F1 2001

Platform: PlayStation 2 PC, Xbox

Genre: Sim racing

Publisher: NA / EU EA Sports; JP Electronic Arts Square

Star Wars: Starfighter

Platform: PlayStation 2, Xbox, Microsoft Windows, arcade, PlayStation Network

Genre: Action

Publisher: LucasArts

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Star Wars: Galactic Battlegrounds

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: LucasArts, Disney Interactive Studios (since 2012)

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