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Tuesday 5 December 2006

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ava Kolker . In that special week of December people in US were listening to I Wanna Love You by Akon. In UK Patience by Take That was in the top 5 hits. The Good Shepherd, directed by Robert De Niro, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006 while Thunderstruck by Erik Larson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Strutter. If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Conveni 200X or Test Drive Unlimited.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

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

Heavy Sedation

Starring: Brian Anthony Wilson, Damon Diggs, Rasheda El, Ina Farrell

Country: United States

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Pride Fighting Championships

Starring: Jay Glazer, Frank Trigg

Country: United States

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Friday Night Lights

Written by: Peter Berg

Starring: Kyle Chandler, Connie Britton, Aimee Teegarden, Brad Leland

Country: United States

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Dexter

Written by: James Manos Jr.

Starring: Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Carpenter, David Zayas, James Remar

Country: United States

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Trawlermen

Starring: Peter Capaldi

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

The Good Shepherd

Directed by: Robert De Niro

Starring: Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie, Robert De Niro

Country: United States

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Smokin' Aces

Directed by: Joe Carnahan

Starring: Jeremy Piven, Ryan Reynolds, Ray Liotta

Country: United States

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300

Directed by: Zack Snyder

Starring: Gerard Butler, Lena Headey, David Wenham

Country: United States

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Blood Diamond

Directed by: Edward Zwick

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Djimon Hounsou, Jennifer Connelly

Country: United States

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Apocalypto

Directed by: Mel Gibson

Starring: Gerardo Taracena, Raoul Trujillo, Dalia Hernndez

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 December 2006 ?

Holidays:
  • Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
  • Day of the Ninja
  • Austria - Krampus
  • Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Commodore Frank Bainimarama overthrows the government in Fiji.
  • Yury Chaika, the Prosecutor General of Russia, has stated that Russia will not extradite any suspects in the radioactive poisoning death of Alexander Litvinenko. (CNN)
  • The United States Senate Committee on Armed Services unanimously approves the nomination of Robert Gates to be the next United States Secretary of Defense. (Reuters)
  • A majority of a 15-judge panel in the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit rules that Kamehameha Schools can favour Native Hawaiians in admissions. (San Francisco Chronicle)
  • An outbreak of ''E. coli'' bacteria has sickened more than a dozen people on Long Island, including several who ate at Taco Bell. Officials have asked eight Taco Bell restaurants be closed. (CBS)

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Sport Games on 5 December 2006

Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Forfar - Stirling : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of 5 December 2006
League 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Blackpool - Cheltenham : 2 - 1
  • Bournemouth - Nott'm Forest : 2 - 0
  • Brentford - Doncaster : 0 - 4
  • Brighton - Swansea : 3 - 2
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League 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barnet - Grimsby : 0 - 1
  • Bury - Walsall : 1 - 2
  • Chester - Boston : 3 - 1
  • Hereford - Peterboro : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 5 December 2006
Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Charlton - Blackburn : 1 - 0
  • Tottenham - Middlesbrough : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 5 December 2006

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 2006?

  • Time: A man running from a lightening bolt towards a fault line
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10594
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.909

Books

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

Thunderstruck

By: Erik Larson

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Devil in the White City, a true story of love, murder, and the end of the world’s “great hush”In Thunderstruck, Erik Larson

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Marley & Me

By: John Grogan

The heartwarming and unforgettable story of a family and the wondrously neurotic dog who taught them what really matters in life.Now with photos and new material

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You: On a Diet

By: Michael F. Roizen, Mehmet C. Oz

AMERICA'S MOST TRUSTED DOCTOR TEAM CRACKS THE CODE ON WAIST MANAGEMENT For the first time in our history, scientists are uncovering astounding medical evidence about dieting.

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The Shape Shifter

By: Tony Hillerman

Retirement has never sat well with former Navajo Tribal Police Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn. Now the ghosts of a still-unsolved case are returning to haunt him, reawakened by a photograph in a

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Buku Sudoku

Platform: Windows, Xbox 360 (XBLA)

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Merscom

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Cabela's African Safari

Platform: Xbox 360, PC, PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable

Genre: Hunting

Publisher: Activision Value

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Cabela's Dangerous Hunts: Ultimate Challenge

Cabela's Dangerous Hunts: Ultimate Challenge

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Sports (Hunting)

Publisher: Activision

The Conveni 200X

Platform: Xbox 360

Genre: Simulation

Publisher: Hamster

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Test Drive Unlimited

Platform: Xbox 360, PlayStation 2, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation Portable

Genre: Racing, MMOR

Publisher: Atari

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