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Wednesday 6 January 1999, Epiphany

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to I'm Your Angel by R. Kelly. In UK Heartbeat / Tragedy by Steps was in the top 5 hits. Last Chance, directed by Bryan Cranston, 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. On TV people were watching Brimstone. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun or Cabela's Big Game Hunter III: The Next Harvest.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Last Chance

Directed by: Bryan Cranston

Starring: Tim Thomerson, Robin Dearden, Bryan Cranston, Amy Hathaway

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At First Sight

Directed by: Irwin Winkler

Starring: Val Kilmer, Mira Sorvino, Kelly McGillis, Steven Weber

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Directed by: John Bruno

Starring: Jamie Lee Curtis, Donald Sutherland, William Baldwin, Joanna Pacula

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Directed by: Eric Weber

Starring: Robert Klein, Tony Hendra, Larry Pine, Paul Lazar

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Show Me Love

Directed by: Lukas Moodysson

Starring: Alexandra Dahlström, Rebecka Liljeberg, Erica Carlson, Mathias Rust

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TV Series

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Directed by: Martin Koolhoven

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Directed by: Nicholas J. DeMicco

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See How They Run

Directed by: Emily Morse

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The Sopranos

Written by: David Chase

Starring: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli

Country: United States

The League of Gentlemen

Starring: Mark Gatiss, Steve Pemberton, Reece Shearsmith, Jeremy Dyson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 January 1999 ?

  • Epiphany (National Holiday) in Italy
  • Christianity (except Eastern and Oriental Orthodox who follow the Julian Calendar) - Epiphany of the Lord (a.k.a. "Twelfth Day of Christmas" and Three Kings Day in some areas).
  • In the Irish Calendar- Little Christmas or Nollaig na mBan (Women's Christmas) and/or Twelfth Day.
  • Twelfth Night, or The Lord of Misrule
  • Rastafari movement - Celebration of the ceremonial birthday of Haile Selassie
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Famous Deaths:
  • Michel Petrucciani: French pianist and composer who transcended the physical handicap of being a dwarf to work with established musicians, including saxophonists Lee Konitz and Charles Lloyd, but who was particularly noted for his passionate and extroverted solos.

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Sport Games on 6 January 1999

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Bari - Perugia : 2 - 1
  • Bologna - Lazio : 0 - 1
  • Fiorentina - Sampdoria : 1 - 0
  • Milan - Juventus : 1 - 1
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La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Real Madrid - Salamanca : 3 - 1
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Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Atalanta - Lecce : 2 - 1
  • Chievo - Cremonese : 2 - 0
  • Cosenza - Reggiana : 2 - 0
  • Genoa - Reggina : 1 - 1
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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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Bag of Bones

By: Stephen King

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephen King, a powerful tale of grief, of love's enduring bonds, and the haunting secrets of the past.Four years after the sudden death of his wife, forty-year-old bestselling novelist Mike Noonan is still ...

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A Man in Full

By: Tom Wolfe

The setting is Atlanta, Georgia — a racially mixed, late-century boomtown full of fresh wealth and wily politicians. The protagonist is Charles Croker, once a college football star, now a late-middle-aged Atlanta conglomerate king whose outsize ego has at last ...

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A Night Without Armor

By: Jewel Kilcher

One of the most respected artists in popular music today, Jewel is much more than a music industry success with her debut album selling more than 10 million copies.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dr. Brain: Action Reaction

Platform: Windows

Genre: Educational, Puzzle

Publisher: Knowledge Adventure

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Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Fatal Fury: Wild Ambition

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation, PlayStation Network

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: SNK

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Cabela's Big Game Hunter III: The Next Harvest

Cabela's Big Game Hunter III: The Next Harvest

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Activision

Donkey Kong 64

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Nintendo

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Home videos

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

The Truman Show

Studio: Paramount Pictures

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Hilary and Jackie

Studio: USA Films

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Studio: Universal

Format: VHS re-release

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Playing by Heart

Studio: Miramax

Format: VHS and DVD release

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The Blair Witch Project

Studio: Artisan Entertainment

Format: VHS, DVD, and Laserdisc release

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