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Friday 8 October 1999

It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Mio Kudo . In that special week of October people in US were listening to Heartbreaker by Mariah Carey. In UK Blue (Da Ba Dee) by Eiffel 65 was in the top 5 hits. Dogma, directed by Kevin Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while In Pursuit Of The Proper Sinner by Elizabeth George was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Klemperer - Ein Leben in Deutschland. If you liked videogames you were probably playing The 4th Coming or Beatmania IIDX Club Version.
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TV Series

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

Freaks and Geeks

Written by: Paul Feig

Starring: Linda Cardellini, John Francis Daley, James Franco, Samm Levine

Country: United States

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Spaced

Starring: Jessica Hynes, Simon Pegg, Julia Deakin, Nick Frost

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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The West Wing

Written by: Aaron Sorkin

Starring: Allison Janney, John Spencer, Bradley Whitford, Martin Sheen

Country: United States

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The Mayfair Set

Starring: James Goldsmith

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Good Eats

Written by: Alton Brown

Starring: Alton Brown

Country: United States

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Movies

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

Dogma

Directed by: Kevin Smith

Starring: Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Linda Fiorentino

Country: United States

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Boys Don't Cry

Directed by: Kimberly Peirce

Starring: Hilary Swank, Chlo Sevigny, Peter Sarsgaard

Country: United States

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Being John Malkovich

Directed by: Spike Jonze

Starring: John Cusack, Cameron Diaz, Catherine Keener

Country: United States

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Princess Mononoke

Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki

Starring: Yji Matsuda, Yuriko Ishida, Yko Tanaka

Country: United States

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Fight Club

Directed by: David Fincher

Starring: Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, Helena Bonham Carter

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 October 1999 ?

Holidays:
  • French Republican Calendar - Citrouille (Pumpkin) Day, seventeenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Also see October 8 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bolivia - reportedly, Che Guevara is honoured on this day at which he was captured in La Higuera, as San Ernesto, answering prayers for rain.
  • Wales and Cornwall - Saint Keyne
  • RC Saints - Saint Susan of Blois
Famous Birthdays:
  • Mio Kudo: Japanese entertainer and model.
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Sport Games on 8 October 1999

Division 2
Football (France)
  • Caen - Guingamp : 1 - 2
  • Cannes - Amiens : 1 - 0
  • Creteil - Gueugnon : 1 - 4
  • Le Mans - Laval : 0 - 0
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Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Walsall - Birmingham : 1 - 0
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Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Monza - Brescia : 1 - 1
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1999?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.506
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Bill Bradley -- Oct. 4, 1999
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9710

Books

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

In Pursuit Of The Proper Sinner

By: Elizabeth George

Calder Moor is a wild and deadly place: many have been trapped in the myriad limestone caves, lost in collapsed copper mines, injured on perilous gritstone ridges.

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When Pride Still Mattered

By: David Maraniss

In this groundbreaking biography, David Maraniss captures all of football great Vince Lombardi: the myth, the man, his game, and his God.More than any other sports figure, Vince Lombardi transformed football into a metaphor of the American experience.

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A Republic, Not An Empire

By: Patrick J. Buchanan

Now available in paperback. All but predicting the September 11 attack on the World Trade Center, Buchanan examines and critiques America's recent foreign policy and argues for new policies that consider

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The Art Of Happiness

By: the Dalai Lama and Howard C. Cutler

From the authors who brought you the million-copy bestseller The Art of Happiness comes an exploration of job, career, and finding the ultimate happiness at work.It

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dungeons & Dragons Collection

Dungeons & Dragons Collection

Platform: Sega Saturn

Genre: Beat 'em up/role-playing video game

Publisher: Capcom

The 4th Coming

The 4th Coming

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action role-playing game, dungeon crawl, hack and slash

Babyz

Platform: Windows

Publisher: Mindscape

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Beatmania IIDX Club Version

Beatmania IIDX Club Version

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Music

Publisher: Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo

Creatures 3

Platform: Linux, Windows, Macintosh

Genre: Artificial Life

Publisher: Mindscape, Linux Game Publishing (Linux version)

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