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Sunday 8 February 2004

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Marina LeBlanc . In that special week of February people in US were listening to Hey Ya! by OutKast. In UK With A Little Help From My Friends / Measure Of A Man by Sam & Mark was in the top 5 hits. 50 First Dates, directed by Peter Segal, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004 while The Big Bad Wolf by James Patterson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Cheap Seats: Without Ron Parker. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Escape from Woomera or Around the World in 80 Days.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

50 First Dates

Directed by: Peter Segal

Starring: Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, Rob Schneider

Country: United States

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The Butterfly Effect

Directed by: Eric Bress

Starring: Ashton Kutcher, Amy Smart, Melora Walters

Country: United States

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Directed by: James Wan

Starring: Cary Elwes, Leigh Whannell, Danny Glover

Country: United States

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The Machinist

Directed by: Brad Anderson

Starring: Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Aitana Snchez-Gijn

Country: United States

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Napoleon Dynamite

Directed by: Jared Hess

Starring: Jon Heder, Efren Ramirez, Jon Gries

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Garth Marenghi's Darkplace

Starring: Richard Ayoade, Matt Berry, Matthew Holness, Alice Lowe

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Gardening by the Yard

Country: United States

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Travel in Style

Country: United States

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Jacques Pépin: Fast Food My Way

Starring: Jacques Pepin

Country: United States

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Arrested Development

Written by: Mitchell Hurwitz

Starring: Jason Bateman, Portia de Rossi, Will Arnett, Michael Cera

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 February 2004 ?

  • Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
  • Saint Jerome Emiliani.
  • Saint Juventius
  • Saint Mengold of Huy
  • Saint Jacoba (d.1239)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Marina LeBlanc: American child of noted father, actor Matt LeBlanc, born at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
See other famous people born on 08 February
Famous Deaths:
  • Julius Schwartz: American comic book and science fiction editor (Born 1915).
  • 2004 Democratic presidential primaries: John Kerry wins the Democratic caucus in Maine with 45 percent of the vote. Howard Dean comes in second place with 27 percent, with Dennis Kucinich (16 percent), John Edwards (8 percent), and Wesley Clark (4 percent) trailing.
  • The investigation into nuclear proliferation by the Pakistani scientist Abdul Qadeer Khan expands to include seven nations. Among the countries known to be involved are Malaysia, South Africa, Japan, the United Arab Emirates, Germany and Pakistan. Nuclear technology and parts were supplied to Libya, Iran, North Korea.
  • The London Iraqi exiles admits that information supplied as a key piece of intelligence might have been false (but provided in good faith). The CX report information was one of the items of intelligence on Saddam Hussein's possible use of WMD.
  • In a BBC interview, Dr. Hans Blix accuses the U.S. and British governments of dramatising the threat of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq in order to strengthen the case for the 2003 invasion.
  • Seven Chinese Uyghur Muslim acrobats defect while touring in Canada, saying that they faced persecution in China.

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Sport Games on 8 February 2004

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Empoli - Siena : 1 - 0
  • Milan - Perugia : 2 - 1
  • Modena - Ancona : 2 - 1
  • Parma - Lazio : 0 - 3
See all Football game results of 8 February 2004
Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Club Brugge - Antwerp : 4 - 0
  • Mouscron - Genk : 3 - 1
See all Football game results of 8 February 2004
Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Bayern Munich - Hannover : 3 - 1
  • Hertha - Stuttgart : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 8 February 2004
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Bielefeld - Lubeck : 1 - 3
  • Duisburg - Unterhaching : 0 - 1
  • Erzgebirge Aue - Ein Trier : 2 - 1
  • Greuther Furth - Regensburg : 2 - 2
See all Football game results of 8 February 2004

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 2004?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.749750
  • Time: 'Why Your Drugs Cost So Much' High cost of medicines in America.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9972


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

The Big Bad Wolf

By: James Patterson

Alex Cross battles the most ruthless and powerful killer he has ever encountered - a predator known only as "the Wolf. "Alex Cross's first case since joining the FBI has his new colleagues stymied.

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Absolute Friends

By: John le Carre

An absolutely triumphant bestseller-everywhere hailed as the masterpiece toward which John le Carre has been building since the fall of communism.

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Climbing Higher

By: Montel Williams with Lawrence Grobel

A New York Times Bestseller A Publishers Weekly and Barnes and Noble Bestseller A Black Expressions Book Club Selection Montel Williams, a decorated former naval intelligence officer and Emmy Award-winning talk

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Emma'S Secret

By: Barbara Taylor Bradford

The legendary Emma Harte, heroine of A Woman of Substance, returns in Emma's Secret, a novel that showcases the storytelling power of Barbara Taylor Bradford.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Call of Duty: United Offensive

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: JP MediaQuest

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Mario Power Tennis

Platform: GameCube, Wii

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Nintendo

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Crimson Tears

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Capcom

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Firefighter F.D.18

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Third-person action

Publisher: Konami

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Bush vs. Kerry Boxing

Bush vs. Kerry Boxing

Platform: Mobile game

Genre: Boxing

Publisher: Sorrent

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