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Thursday 23 September 1999

1999-09-23

It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Unpretty by TLC. In UK Mambo No 5 (A Little Bit Of...) by Lou Bega was in the top 5 hits. Princess Mononoke, directed by Hayao Miyazaki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while When the Wind Blows by James Patterson 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 ?

Princess Mononoke

Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki

Starring: Yji Matsuda, Yuriko Ishida, Yko Tanaka

Country: United States

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Fight Club

Directed by: David Fincher

Starring: Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, Helena Bonham Carter

Country: United States

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Armour of God

Directed by: Jackie Chan

Starring: Jackie Chan, Alan Tam, Rosamund Kwan

Country: United States

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American Beauty

Directed by: Sam Mendes

Starring: Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch

Country: United States

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The 13th Warrior

Directed by: John McTiernan

Starring: Antonio Banderas, Diane Venora, Vladimir Kulich

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Freaks and Geeks

Written by: Paul Feig

Starring: Linda Cardellini, John Francis Daley, James Franco, Samm Levine

Country: United States

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Spaced

Starring: Jessica Hynes, Simon Pegg, Julia Deakin, Nick Frost

Country: United Kingdom

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The West Wing

Written by: Aaron Sorkin

Starring: Allison Janney, John Spencer, Bradley Whitford, Martin Sheen

Country: United States

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The Mayfair Set

Starring: James Goldsmith

Country: United Kingdom

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Good Eats

Written by: Alton Brown

Starring: Alton Brown

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 September 1999 ?

Holidays:
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Adomnan of Iona, Saint Constantius, Saint Thecla.
  • French Republican Calendar - Safran (Saffron) Day, second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Saudi Arabia - National Day (unification 1932)
  • Japanese Autumnal equinox Day (????/Sh?bun no hi)
  • Celebrate Bisexuality Day - September 23rd of every year is designated as Celebrate Bisexuality Day and celebrated by members of the bisexual community and their allies worldwide. Observed annually since 1999.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • NASA announces that it has lost contact with the Mars Climate Orbiter.
  • Celebrate Bisexuality Day was first observed in the United States.
  • Qantas Flight 1 overruns the runway in Bangkok during a storm. Although some passengers only receive minor injuries, it is still the worst crash in Qantas's history since 1960.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1999?

  • Time: Illustration by Mary GrandPre depicting main character in the popular 'Harry Potter' book series by
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9708
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.503

Books

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

When the Wind Blows

By: James Patterson

Frannie O'Neill is a young and talented veterinarian living in Colorado. Plagued by the mysterious murder of her husband, David, a local doctor, Frannie throws herself into her work.

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Unspeakable

By: Sandra Brown

Carl Herbold is a cold-blooded psychopath who has just escaped the penitentiary where he was serving a life sentence. Bent on revenge, he's going back to where he began--Blewer County, Texas...Born

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The Alibi

By: Sandra Brown

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Sandra Brown comes her thrilling #1 blockbuster of high-voltage suspense...The sensational murder of one of Charleston's most powerful citizens, real-estate tycoon Lute Pettijohn, rocks the city and gives ambitious prosecutor Hammond Cross his ...

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Harry Potter And The Sorcerer'S Stone

By: J. K. Rowling

Harry Potter has no idea how famous he is. That's because he's being raised by his miserable aunt and uncle who are terrified Harry will learn that he's really a wizard, just as his parents were.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Beatmania IIDX Club Version

Beatmania IIDX Club Version

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Music

Publisher: Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo

Challenge ProMode Arena

Challenge ProMode Arena

Platform: Macintosh, PC (Linux/Windows)

Genre: First-person shooter

Cutthroats: Terror on the High Seas

Cutthroats: Terror on the High Seas

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Eidos Interactive

Fire Emblem: Thracia 776

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Tactical RPG

Publisher: Nintendo

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Flight Unlimited III

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Flight simulator

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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