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Sunday 6 January 2002, Epiphany

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 6, 2002). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to How You Remind Me by Nickelback. In UK Cheeky Song (Touch My Bum) by Cheeky Girls was in the top 5 hits. Bloody Sunday, directed by Paul Greengrass, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while Churchill by Roy Jenkins was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Kumars at No. 42. If you liked videogames you were probably playing SOCOM or Star Wars: Bounty Hunter.
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What the sky looked like on 6 January 2002

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

Bloody Sunday

Directed by: Paul Greengrass

Starring: James Nesbitt, Tim Pigott-Smith, Nicholas Farrell, Allan Gildea

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Directed by: Joe Carnahan

Starring: Ray Liotta, Jason Patric, Chi McBride, Dan Leis

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Real Women Have Curves

Directed by: Patricia Cardoso

Starring: America Ferrera, Lupe Ontiveros, Ingrid Oliu, George Lopez

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One Hour Photo

Directed by: Mark Romanek

Starring: Robin Williams, Connie Nielsen, Michael Vartan, Dylan Smith

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Directed by: Lucky McKee

Starring: Angela Bettis, Jeremy Sisto, Anna Faris, James Duval

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TV Series

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

The Kumars at No. 42

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Harold and the Purple Crayon

Directed by: David Piel

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Hallo Robbie!

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Magical Egypt

Directed by: Jesús Sánchez Romeva

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 January 2002 ?

  • 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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Sport Games on 6 January 2002

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Atalanta - Chievo : 1 - 2
  • Bologna - Brescia : 2 - 1
  • Fiorentina - Perugia : 1 - 3
  • Inter - Lazio : 0 - 0
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La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Alaves - Osasuna : 0 - 2
  • Ath Bilbao - Tenerife : 1 - 2
  • Barcelona - Zaragoza : 2 - 0
  • Betis - Valencia : 1 - 3
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La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • Burgos - Ath Madrid : 0 - 4
  • Eibar - Elche : 3 - 1
  • Extremadura - Gimnastic : 1 - 0
  • Ferrol - Cordoba : 1 - 3
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Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Como - Napoli : 0 - 2
  • Genoa - Reggina : 1 - 1
  • Messina - Crotone : 4 - 0
  • Pistoiese - Cittadella : 1 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 06, 2002 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Nickelback - How You Remind Me
  2. Usher - U Got It Bad
  3. Mary J. Blige - Family Affair
  4. Pink - Get The Party Started
  5. Ja Rule - Always On Time
  6. Creed - My Sacrifice
  7. Whenever, Wherever - Shakira
  8. Hero - Enrique Iglesias
  9. Differences - Ginuwine
  10. A Woman's Worth - Alicia Keys
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Always On Time - Ja Rule Featuring Ashanti
  2. Usher - U Got It Bad
  3. Michael Jackson - Butterflies
  4. A Woman's Worth - Alicia Keys
  5. Aaliyah - Rock The Boat
  6. We Thuggin' - Fat Joe Featuring R. Kelly
  7. Lights, Camera, Action! - Mr. Cheeks
  8. Roll Out (My Business) - Ludacris
  9. Mystikal - Bouncin' Back (Bumpin' Me Against The Wall)
  10. Busta Rhymes - Break Ya Neck
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Tantita Pena - Alejandro Fernandez
  2. Suerte [Whenever, Wherever] - Shakira
  3. Carlos Vives - Dejame Entrar
  4. Palomo - No Me Conoces Aun
  5. Como Duele - Luis Miguel
  6. Heroe - Enrique Iglesias
  7. Usted Se Me Llevo La Vida - Alexandre Pires
  8. Como Se Cura Una Herida - Jaci Velasquez
  9. Yo Queria - Cristian
  10. Promesas - Los Tucanes de Tijuana
Top #9 songs in the UK
  1. Cheeky Girls - Cheeky Song (Touch My Bum)
  2. Daniel Bedingfield - Gotta Get Thru This
  3. Sophie Ellis Bextor - Murder On The Dancefloor
  4. Daniel Bedingfield - If You're Not The One
  5. Somethin' Stupid - Robbie Williams & Nicole Kidman
  6. Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word - Blue featuring Elton John
  7. Backstreet Boys - Drowning
  8. Handbags And Gladrags - Stereophonics
  9. Girls Aloud - Sound Of The Underground


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


By: Roy Jenkins

In Churchill, Roy Jenkins provides a comprehensive portrait of Winston Churchill from his childhood to the critical World War II period and beyond in a single, definitive volume.

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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

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He Sees You When You'Re Sleeping

By: Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark

From the "Queen of Suspense," Mary Higgins Clark, and bestselling author Carol Higgins Clark -- the acclaimed mother/daughter duo -- comes this holiday treat, a heartwarming tale of redemption and love.

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The Sigma Protocol

By: Robert Ludlum

Ben Hartman is vacationing in Zurich, Switzerland when he chances upon his old friend Jimmy Cavanaugh―a madman who's armed and programmed to assassinate.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?



Platform: PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable, Mobile Phone

Genre: Third-person shooter, tactical shooter

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment America

Egg Mania: Eggstreme Madness

Egg Mania: Eggstreme Madness

Platform: PlayStation 2, Xbox, Nintendo GameCube, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Kemco

ESPN International Winter Sports 2002

Platform: PlayStation 2, GameCube, Game Boy Advance, Xbox

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Konami

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Star Wars: Bounty Hunter

Star Wars: Bounty Hunter

Platform: GameCube PlayStation 2 PlayStation 3 (PSN) PlayStation 4

Genre: Action

Publisher: LucasArts

Celtic Kings: Rage of War Imperivm

Celtic Kings: Rage of War Imperivm

Platform: PC

Genre: RTS - RPG

Publisher: Strategy First, Wanadoo Edition, FX Interactive (Italy and Spain)

Home videos

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

The Fast and the Furious

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Atlantis: The Lost Empire

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Getting There

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Ernest Goes to Africa

Format: DVD release

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The New Guy

Format: VHS and DVD release

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