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Friday 23 February 2001

2001-02-23

It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Stutter by Joe. In UK Whole Again by Atomic Kitten was in the top 5 hits. Sweet November, directed by Pat O'Connor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001 while A Painted House by John Grisham 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 months ?

Sweet November

Directed by: Pat O'Connor

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Charlize Theron, Jason Isaacs

Country: United States

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Hannibal

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Julianne Moore, Gary Oldman

Country: United States

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In the Mood for Love

Directed by: Kar Wai Wong

Starring: Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Maggie Cheung, Ping Lam Siu

Country: United States

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Wet Hot American Summer

Directed by: David Wain

Starring: Janeane Garofalo, David Hyde Pierce, Michael Showalter

Country: United States

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Intimacy

Directed by: Patrice Chreau

Starring: Mark Rylance, Kerry Fox, Susannah Harker

Country: United States

TV Series

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

Pets

Starring: Ian Angus Wilkie, Andrew Barclay, Sally Elsden, Petros Emanual

Country: United Kingdom

That's My Baby

Starring: Celeste Yarnall

Country: United States

A Very British Murder

Country: United Kingdom

The Private Life of a Masterpiece

Starring: Samuel West, Jonathan Jones, Richard Cork

Country: United Kingdom

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Derren Brown: Mind Control

Starring: Giada Dobrzenska

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 February 2001 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Milburga
  • Roman Empire - Terminalia held in honor of Terminus.
  • Russia - Defender of the Fatherland Day (formerly Red Army Day or Day of Soviet Army and Navy).
  • Blessed odilia of Mombeek
  • Guyana - Mashramani-Republic Day.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Robert Enrico: Italian-French film editor and director, noted family as the son of a champion cyclist.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.583584
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Human Cloning -- Feb. 19, 2001
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9780

Books

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

A Painted House

By: John Grisham

Until that September of 1952, Luke Chandler had never kept a secret or told a single lie. But in the long, hot summer of his seventh year, two groups of migrant workers — and two very dangerous men — came ...

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We Were the Mulvaneys

By: Joyce Carol Oates

A New York Times Notable Book and a former Oprah Book Club® selection Moving away from the dark tone of her more recent masterpieces, Joyce Carol Oates turns the tale of a family struggling to cope with its fall from ...

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Who Moved My Cheese?

By: Spencer Johnson

THE #1 INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER WITH OVER 10 MILLION COPIES IN PRINT!A timeless business classic, Who Moved My Cheese? uses a simple parabel to reveal profound truths about dealing with change so that you can enjoy less stress and more success ...

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The Brethren

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThey call themselves the Brethren: three disgraced former judges doing time in a Florida federal prison. One was sent up for tax evasion.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Age of Sail II

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time tactics

Publisher: TalonSoft

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AirBlade

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Extreme sports

Publisher: EU SCEE; NA Namco

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Army Men Advance

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action

Publisher: 3DO

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The ClueFinders: The Incredible Toy Store Adventure!

Platform: PC (Windows, Macintosh)

Genre: Educational/adventure/science fiction/mystery

Publisher: The Learning Company

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Cossacks: European Wars

Cossacks: European Wars

Platform: Windows 95/98

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Strategy First and cdv Software Entertainment (re-release)


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