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Saturday 6 January 2001, Epiphany

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 6, 2001). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Independent Women Part I by Destiny's Child. In UK Touch Me by Rui Da Silva featuring Cassandra was in the top 5 hits. Temptation Island, directed by Joey Gosiengfiao, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001 while The Greatest Generation by Tom Brokaw was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Division. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Casper: Spirit Dimensions or Do You Like Horny Bunnies?.
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What the sky looked like on 6 January 2001

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

Temptation Island

Directed by: Joey Gosiengfiao

Starring: Dina Bonnevie, Azenith Briones, Jennifer Cortez, Bambi Arambulo

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The Pledge

Directed by: Sean Penn

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Benicio Del Toro, Patricia Clarkson, Beau Daniels

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The Invisible Circus

Directed by: Adam Brooks

Starring: Jordana Brewster, Cameron Diaz, Christopher Eccleston, Blythe Danner

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Double Take

Directed by: George Gallo

Starring: Orlando Jones, Eddie Griffin, Gary Grubbs, Daniel Roebuck

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The Proposal

Directed by: Richard Gale

Starring: Jennifer Esposito, Nick Moran, Stephen Lang, William B. Davis

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TV Series

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

The Division

Directed by: Eric Won

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Welcome to New York

Directed by: Steven Tylor O'Connor

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Einsatz in Hamburg

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Judge John Deed

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 January 2001 ?

  • 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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  • The United States Congress, presided over by Vice President Al Gore as President of the Senate, certifies George Walker Bush's Electoral College victory and thus as the winner of the 2000 presidential election.

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Sport Games on 6 January 2001

American Basketball
  • Boston Celtics - Miami Heat : 86 - 112
  • Dallas Mavericks - Washington Wizards : 103 - 85
  • Detroit Pistons - San Antonio Spurs : 101 - 108
  • Golden State Warriors - New Jersey Nets : 92 - 97
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American Football
  • Miami Dolphins - Oakland Raiders : 0 - 27
  • New Orleans Saints - Minnesota Vikings : 16 - 34
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Serie A
Italian Football
  • Juventus - Fiorentina : 3 - 3
  • Vicenza - Bari : 1 - 0
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La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Malaga - Ath Bilbao : 2 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 06, 2001 - Geocentric view

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

The Greatest Generation

By: Tom Brokaw

The instant classic and runaway bestseller that changed the way we saw World War II and an entire generation of Americans, from the beloved journalist whose own iconic career has lasted more than fifty years.

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The Beatles Anthology

By: The Beatles

This extraordinary project has been made possible because Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr have agreed to tell their combined story especially for this book.

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Code To Zero

By: Ken Follett

January, 1958—the darkest hour of the cold war and the early dawn of the space race. On the launch pad at Cape Canaveral sits America’s best hope to catch up with

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In Tuscany

By: Bob Krist

From the bestselling author whose memoirs Under the Sun and Bella Tuscany have captured the voluptuousness of Italian life comes a lavishly illustrated ode to the joys of Tuscany's people, food,

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Pac-Man Collection

Platform: Game Boy Advance, Wii U Virtual Console

Genre: Arcade, Puzzle

Publisher: Namco

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Platform: Xbox; Microsoft Windows; OS X; Xbox 360; Windows Phone; iOS; Xbox One

Publisher: Microsoft Studios

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Casper: Spirit Dimensions

Platform: Nintendo GameCube, PlayStation 2

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: TDK Mediactive The Harvey Entertainment Company

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Do You Like Horny Bunnies?

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Eroge

Publisher: JP ZyX; NA G-Collections

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Final Fantasy Chronicles

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Square

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Home videos

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

Kingdom Come

Studio: Fox

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Hollow Man

Studio: Columbia/Tristar

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Kramer vs. Kramer

Studio: DVD release

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Studio: New Line

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Studio: New Line

Format: VHS and DVD release

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