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Tuesday 24 July 2001

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of July people in US were listening to U Remind Me by Usher. In UK Eternity / The Road To Mandalay by Robbie Williams was in the top 5 hits. Original Sin, directed by Michael Cristofer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001 while Reflections and Dreams by Nora Roberts was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Mobile Suit Gundam. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cabela's Big Game Hunter 5: Platinum Series or Onimusha.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Original Sin

Directed by: Michael Cristofer

Starring: Antonio Banderas, Angelina Jolie, Thomas Jane

Country: United States

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The Princess Diaries

Directed by: Garry Marshall

Starring: Julie Andrews, Anne Hathaway, Hector Elizondo

Country: United States

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Planet of the Apes

Directed by: Tim Burton

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Helena Bonham Carter, Tim Roth

Country: United States

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Jurassic Park III

Directed by: Joe Johnston

Starring: Sam Neill, William H. Macy, Ta Leoni

Country: United States

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Scary Movie 2

Directed by: Keenen Ivory Wayans

Starring: Anna Faris, Marlon Wayans, Anthony Acker

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Hell in the Pacific

Country: United Kingdom

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State of Grace

Written by: Brenda Lilly, Hollis Rich

Starring: Mae Whitman, Faye Grant

Country: United States

Six Feet Under

Written by: Alan Ball

Starring: Peter Krause, Michael C. Hall, Frances Conroy, Lauren Ambrose

Country: United States

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Noble and Silver: Get Off Me!

Starring: Kim Noble, Stuart Silver

Country: United Kingdom

The Essentials

Starring: Robert Osborne

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 July 2001 ?

Holidays:
  • Utah - Pioneer Day (1847)
  • St. Ruffin
  • St. Wulfhad
  • St. David
  • St. Romanus, 2nd bishop of Rochester.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Georges Dor: Quebecois author, playwright, singer and songwriter (d. 2001).
Facts:
  • Bandaranaike Airport attack is carried out by 14 Tamil Tiger commandos, all died in this attack. They destroyed 11 Aircraft (mostly military) and damaged 15, there are no civilian casualties. This incident slowed down Sri Lankan economy.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Prehistoric apeman called Ardipithecus ramidus kadabba. Evolution of simians to humans. Inset: photo
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9801
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.605

Books

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

Reflections and Dreams

By: Nora Roberts

In these classic novels featuring characters from Considering Kate #1 New York Times bestselling author NORA ROBERTS enchants with the stories of two inspiring women who learn to live…and love…on their own terms.ReflectionsA

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The Last Precinct

By: Patricia Cornwell

The new era of Scarpetta begins…In this #1 New York Times bestselling novel, Patricia Cornwell takes her readers deeper into Kay Scarpetta’s heart and soul than ever before….Thwarting

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John Adams

By: David McCullough

The Pulitzer Prize–winning, bestselling biography of America’s founding father and second president that was the basis for the acclaimed HBO series, brilliantly told by master historian David McCullough.In

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The Prayer of Jabez

By: Bruce Wilkinson

Dr. Bruce Wilkinson, president of Walk Thru the Bible Ministries, takes readers to 1 Chronicles 4:10 to discover how they can release God's miraculous power and experience the blessings God longs to give each of us.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Army Men: Operation Green

Army Men: Operation Green

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Shooter game

Publisher: 3DO

Atari Anniversary Edition

Platform: Dreamcast PlayStation PC Game Boy Advance

Genre: Classic

Publisher: Infogrames

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Cabela's Big Game Hunter 5: Platinum Series

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Activision

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Eurofighter Typhoon

Platform: PC (Windows)

Genre: Flight simulation

Publisher: Rage Software

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Onimusha

Platform: Game Boy Advance, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Xbox

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Capcom

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