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Sunday 12 October 2003

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Baby Boy by Beyonce. In UK Where Is The Love? by The Black Eyed Peas was in the top 5 hits. 21 Grams, directed by Alejandro Gonzlez Irritu, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003 while Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair and Balanced Look at the Right by Al Franken was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Anders och Måns. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Advance Wars 2: Black Hole Rising or Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.
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TV Series

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Anders och Måns

Starring: Jenny Hurtigh

Country: Sweden

The Secret Life of...

Starring: Jim O'Connor

Country: United States

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Shiroi kyotô

Starring: Toshiaki Karasawa, Yôsuke Eguchi, Hitomi Kuroki, Sei Hiraizumi

Country: Japan

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The Mark Steel Lectures

Starring: Mark Steel, Martin Hyder

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Potter Puppet Pals

Starring: Neil Cicierega

Country: United States

Movies

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

21 Grams

Directed by: Alejandro Gonzlez Irritu

Starring: Sean Penn, Benicio Del Toro, Naomi Watts

Country: United States

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The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

Directed by: Marcus Nispel

Starring: Jessica Biel, Jonathan Tucker, Andrew Bryniarski

Country: United States

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Kill Bill: Vol. 1

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

Starring: Uma Thurman, David Carradine, Daryl Hannah

Country: United States

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The Ring

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Carl Brisson, Lillian Hall-Davis, Ian Hunter

Country: United States

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Mystic River

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Sean Penn, Tim Robbins, Kevin Bacon

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 October 2003 ?

Holidays:
  • El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
  • French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
  • Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
  • Malawi - Mother's Day
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 12 October
Famous Deaths:
  • Joan Kroc: Wife of Ray Korc / owner (McDonalds & San Diego Padres).
Facts:
  • China launches Shenzhou 5, their first manned space mission.
  • The 2003 Staten Island Ferry crash kills 11 after one of its ferries slams into a pier.
  • Sports – Cricket: New Zealand prevents India from snatching victory in the first Test cricket at Ahmedabad.
  • Syria: Relations between Syria and the United States fall to a low point as Syria criticizes the US for its failure to censure Israel.
  • China confirms that it will launch its first manned space mission between October 15 and 17. The spacecraft plans to orbit Earth 14 times before landing in an undisclosed location. (See Shenzhou 5)

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Sport Games on 12 October 2003

La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • Alaves - Algeciras : 1 - 1
  • Almeria - Salamanca : 0 - 0
  • Cadiz - Elche : 1 - 1
  • Ciudad de Murcia - Poli Ejido : 2 - 2
See all Football game results of 12 October 2003
Division 3
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Hull - Carlisle : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 12 October 2003
Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Atalanta - Triestina : 4 - 1
  • Avellino - Messina : 0 - 1
  • Bari - Ascoli : 1 - 2
  • Cagliari - Ternana : 3 - 0
See all Football game results of 12 October 2003

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 2003?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.732
  • Time: Mission Not Accomplished.' Photograph of President George W. Bush
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9956

Books

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

Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair and Balanced Look at the Right

By: Al Franken

The #1 New York Times bestseller by Senator Al Franken, author of Giant of the SenateAl Franken, one of our “savviest satirists” (People), has been studying the rhetoric of the Right.

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The Da Vinci Code

By: Dan Brown

PREMIUM MASS MARKET EDITION #1 Worldwide Bestseller—More Than 80 Million Copies Sold As millions of readers around the globe have already discovered, The Da Vinci Code is a reading experience unlike any other.

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The Red Hat Club

By: Haywood Smith

Meet Georgia, SuSu, Teeny, Diane, and Linda--five women who've been best friends through thirty years since high school. Sit in when they don their red hats and purple outfits to join

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Last Car To Elysian Fields

By: James Lee Burke

Sheriff Dave Robicheaux returns to New Orleans in this intense, atmospheric entry in the New York Times bestselling series by “America’s best novelist” James Lee Burke (The Denver Post)For Dave Robicheaux,

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

ATV Quad Power Racing 2

Platform: GameCube, PlayStation 2, Xbox

Genre: Racing

Publisher: AKA Acclaim

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Advance Wars 2: Black Hole Rising

Platform: Game Boy Advance, Wii U Virtual Console

Genre: Turn-based tactics

Publisher: Nintendo

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Bomberman Land 2

Platform: GameCube, PlayStation 2

Genre: Party

Publisher: Hudson Soft

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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Platform: PlayStation 2, Xbox, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: JP ESP; NA Ubi Soft Entertainment

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Zuma

Platform: Mac OS X, iPod, Mobile phone, Windows, Windows Mobile, Xbox, Xbox 360 (XBLA), Palm OS, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable (PSN)

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: PopCap Games Glu Mobile

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