Wednesday 12 November 2003
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Baby Boy by Beyonce.
In UK Be Faithful by Fatman Scoop featuring The Crooklyn Clan was in the top 5 hits.
Kal Ho Naa Ho, directed by Nikkhil Advani, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003
while A Royal Duty by Paul Burrell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Cena Aberta.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dungeons & Dragons: Heroes or Star Wars Galaxies.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 12 November 2003
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Which were the important events of 12 November 2003 ?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Lieven (Leafwini, Lebuin); Josaphat Kuncevyc
- Also see November 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bah�'f Faith: Holy Day, Bah�'u'll�h
- National Holiday: Sun Yat-Sen (observed in China and Taiwan)
- In the Back To The Future film trilogy, November 12, 1955 is a key date. It is the date of the "famous Hill Valley lightning storm" which sends Marty McFly back to 1985 in his DeLorean time machine, and the date Marty gets his parents together. In Back to the Future Part II, Marty and Doc Brown return to this date to stop Biff Tannen from changing history. Doc Brown hyposthesizes that this date might hold some special significance, being the temporal junction point for the entire space-time
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- Iraq war: in Nasiriya, Iraq, at least 23 people, among them the first Italian casualties of the 2003 invasion of Iraq, are killed in a suicide bomb attack on an Italian police base.
- Shanghai Transrapid sets up a new world speed record (501 kilometres per hour (311 mph)) for commercial railway systems.
- A top-secret CIA intelligence report warns about growing numbers of Iraqis concluding the coalition can be defeated and supporting the resistance. The CIA report also cautions that more aggressive counterinsurgency tactics will induce other Iraqis to join the resistance. ''Slate magazine'' notes the new anti-insurgency measures in ampquotpostwar Iraqampquot means the situation is ampquotIraq War – PhasenbspII.ampquot
- Israeli-Palestinian conflict: The Palestinian parliament approves a new cabinet led by Prime Minister Ahmed Qurei.
- The United Kingdom government announces plans to introduce identity cards, which are intended to eventually become compulsory.
- The Peruvian Congress approves more charges against ex-President Alberto Fujimori, alleging he trafficked arms to Colombian guerrillas, sanctioned torture, was responsible for the disappearance of student activists, and mismanaged millions of dollars from Japanese charities to build schools for poor children in Peru, with an unexplained shortfall in funds received, among other irregularities.
- Shanghai With 501nbspkm/h (311nbspmph) the Shanghai Transrapid sets up a new world record for commercial railway systems.
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Sport Games on 12 November 2003
Liga IFootball (Portugal)
- Maritimo - Benfica : 1 - 1
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 2003 ?
Top #9 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Stand Up - Ludacris Featuring Shawnna
- Holidae In - Chingy Featuring Ludacris & Snoop Dogg
- Damn! - YoungBloodZ Featuring Lil Jon
- Ashanti - Rain On Me
- R. Kelly - Step In The Name Of Love
- Jagged Edge - Walked Outta Heaven
- Baby Boy - Beyonce Featuring Sean Paul
- OutKast Featuring Sleepy Brown - The Way You Move
- Get Low - Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz Featuring Ying Yang Twins
- Avant - Read Your Mind
Top #10 Latin songs
- Te Necesito - Luis Miguel
- Antes - Obie Bermudez
- Gloria Estefan - Hoy
- Mientes Tan Bien - Sin Bandera
- Un Siglo Sin Ti - Chayanne
- Quiero Perderme En Tu Cuerpo - David Bisbal
- Nomas Por Tu Culpa - Los Huracanes del Norte
- Ave Cautiva - Conjunto Primavera
- Fotografia - Juanes With Nelly Furtado
- La Paga - Juanes
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?