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Thursday 1 August 2002

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Joshua Rafter . In that special week of August people in US were listening to Hot In Herre by Nelly. In UK The Logical Song by Scooter was in the top 5 hits. Possession, directed by Neil LaBute, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while A Bend in the Road by Nicholas Sparks was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The House That Jack Built. If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Invincible Iron Man or Civilization III: Play the World.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Possession

Directed by: Neil LaBute

Starring: Gwyneth Paltrow, Aaron Eckhart, Jeremy Northam, Jennifer Ehle

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Close Your Eyes

Directed by: Nick Willing

Starring: Goran Visnjic, Paddy Considine, Shirley Henderson, Miranda Otto

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The Adventures of Pluto Nash

Directed by: Ron Underwood

Starring: Eddie Murphy, Jay Mohr, Randy Quaid, Rosario Dawson

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Jaani Dushman: Ek Anokhi Kahani

Directed by: Rajkumar Kohli

Starring: Akshay Kumar, Sunny Deol, Sonu Nigam, Sunil Shetty

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Blood Work

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Jeff Daniels, Anjelica Huston, Wanda De Jesus

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TV Series

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

The House That Jack Built

Directed by: Henry Barrial

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Varsity Blues

Directed by: Brian Robbins

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Dog Eat Dog

Directed by: Paul Schrader

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Is Harry on the Boat?

Directed by: Menhaj Huda

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The Hard Word

Directed by: Scott Roberts

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Orthodox Christianity - Procession of the Cross
  • Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago - Emancipation Day
  • St. Pellegrini/Peregrinus
  • Angola - Armed Forces Day
  • Switzerland - National Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Joshua Rafter: Australian noted family, the son of unmarried celebrity couple, tennis champion Pat Rafter & model Lara Feltham.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2002 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Nelly - Hot In Herre
  2. I Need A Girl (Part Two) - P. Diddy & Ginuwine Featuring Loon, Mario Winans & Tammy Ruggeri
  3. Down 4 U - Irv Gotti Presents The Inc. Featuring Ja Rule, Ashanti, Charli Baltimore & Vita
  4. N.O.R.E. - Nothin'
  5. Mario - Just A Friend 2002
  6. Ashanti - Happy
  7. Oh Boy - Cam'Ron Featuring Juelz Santana
  8. Musiq - halfcrazy
  9. Nelly Featuring Kelly Rowland - Dilemma
  10. Big Tymers - Still Fly
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Y Tu Te Vas - Chayanne
  2. Pilar Montenegro - Quitame Ese Hombre
  3. Yo Puedo Hacer - Ricardo Montaner
  4. Juanes - A Dios Le Pido
  5. Si Tu Te Vas [Don't Say Goodbye] - Paulina Rubio
  6. Entra En Mi Vida - Sin Bandera
  7. Thalia - Tu Y Yo
  8. Es Por Amor - Alexandre Pires
  9. Angel De Amor - Mana
  10. El Dolor De Tu Presencia - Jennifer Pena

Books

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

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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Grave Secrets

By: Kathy Reichs

"Fans of TV's CSI: Crime Scene Investigation should be in heaven" (People) stepping into the world of forensic anthropologist Dr. Temperance Brennan, star of Kathy Reichs' electrifyingly authentic bestsellers.

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In This Mountain

By: Jan Karon

The seventh novel in the beloved Mitford series, by the bestselling author of At Home in Mitford and Somebody Safe with Somebody Good Father Tim and Cynthia have been at home in Mitford for three years since returning from Whitecap ...

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The Mulberry Tree

By: Jude Deveraux

He needed me. For nearly twenty years, those three words dictated the life of Lillian Manville. Quiet, unassuming, and overweight, Lillian did anything and everything to please her husband, the

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dinotopia: The Timestone Pirates

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action

Publisher: TDK Mediactive

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The Invincible Iron Man

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action

Publisher: Activision

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Asheron's Call 2: Fallen Kings

Platform: Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP

Genre: MMORPG

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios (2002-2003) Turbine (2003-2005) Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment (2012-)

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BattleBots: Beyond the BattleBox

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action

Publisher: Majesco Entertainment

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Civilization III: Play the World

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Turn-based strategy

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Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

The Great Mouse Detective

Format: VHS and DVD release

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The New Guy

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Kermit's Swamp Years

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Stuart Little 2

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Minority Report

Format: VHS and DVD release

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