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Tuesday 1 May 2001

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of May people in US were listening to All For You by Janet. In UK It Wasn't Me by Shaggy featuring Rikrok was in the top 5 hits. The Mummy Returns, directed by Stephen Sommers, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001 while Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Battlefront. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Azurik: Rise of Perathia or Codename: Outbreak.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Mummy Returns

Directed by: Stephen Sommers

Starring: Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz, John Hannah

Country: United States

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Directed by: Andrew Adamson

Starring: Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz

Country: United States

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Joe Dirt

Directed by: Dennie Gordon

Starring: David Spade, Brittany Daniel, Dennis Miller

Country: United States

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Directed by: Ted Demme

Starring: Johnny Depp, Penlope Cruz, Franka Potente

Country: United States

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Directed by: David Mirkin

Starring: Sigourney Weaver, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Gene Hackman

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Noble and Silver: Get Off Me!

Starring: Kim Noble, Stuart Silver

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Incurable Collector

Starring: Gus Lopez, Joe Maddalena

Country: Canada

The Essentials

Starring: Robert Osborne

Country: United States

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Da zhai men

Starring: Baoguo Chen, Saifei He, Peiqi Liu, Gaowa Siqin

Country: China

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 May 2001 ?

  • Saint James the Less.
  • Saint Sigismund of Burgundy.
  • Saint Florine
  • Saint Augustin Schoeffer
  • Saint Theodulf.
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  • Philippine President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo declares the existence of ''a state of rebellion'', hours after thousands of supporters of her arrested predecessor, Joseph Estrada, storm towards the presidential palace at the height of the EDSA III rebellion.
  • Chandra Levy disappears while jogging.

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Sport Games on 1 May 2001

American Basketball
  • Milwaukee Bucks - Orlando Magic : 112 - 104
  • Utah Jazz - Dallas Mavericks : 77 - 107
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Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Gillingham - Watford : 0 - 3
  • Livingston - Airdrie : 5 - 0
  • Wimbledon - Huddersfield : 1 - 1
  • Wolves - Bolton : 0 - 2
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Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Cambridge - Colchester : 2 - 1
  • Forfar - Queen of Sth : 3 - 1
  • Oxford - Port Vale : 1 - 1
  • Swansea - Brentford : 6 - 0
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Division 3
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Brighton - Chesterfield : 1 - 0
  • Mansfield - Darlington : 3 - 2
  • Montrose - Hamilton : 0 - 2
  • Peterhead - Elgin : 1 - 1
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Tuesdays With Morrie

By: Mitch Albom

Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to ...

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The Villa

By: Nora Roberts

#1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts exposes a proud family’s deadly secrets in this passionate tale of two Napa Valley rivals...PR executive Sophia Giambelli loves her job and has never worried about competition.

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Founding Brothers

By: Joseph J. Ellis

In this landmark work of history, the National Book Award—winning author of American Sphinx explores how a group of greatly gifted but deeply flawed individuals–Hamilton, Burr, Jefferson, Franklin, Washington, Adams, and

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The Last Time They Met

By: Anita Shreve

From the last time Linda and Thomas meet, at a charmless hotel in a distant city, to the moment, thirty-five years earlier, when a chance encounter on a rocky beach binds

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?


Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Eroge, Visual novel

Publisher: Yūto Group G-Collections

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Azurik: Rise of Perathia

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

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Codename: Outbreak

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Virgin Interactive

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Conflict Zone

Platform: Dreamcast, PlayStation 2, Windows

Genre: Real time strategy

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Dark Summit

Platform: Xbox, PlayStation 2, GameCube

Genre: Sports (snowboarding)

Publisher: THQ

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