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Monday 13 December 1999

It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Smooth by Santana. In UK The Millennium Prayer by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits. Man on the Moon, directed by Milos Forman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while Tara Road by Maeve Binchy was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Universe. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crusaders of Might and Magic or Dive Alert: Becky's Version.
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Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Man on the Moon

Directed by: Milos Forman

Starring: Jim Carrey, Danny DeVito, Gerry Becker

Country: United States

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Any Given Sunday

Directed by: Oliver Stone

Starring: Al Pacino, Dennis Quaid, Cameron Diaz

Country: United States

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The Talented Mr. Ripley

Directed by: Anthony Minghella

Starring: Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law

Country: United States

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Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson

Starring: Tom Cruise, Jason Robards, Julianne Moore

Country: United States

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Girl, Interrupted

Directed by: James Mangold

Starring: Winona Ryder, Angelina Jolie, Whoopi Goldberg

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Starring: John Hurt

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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New York: A Documentary Film

Starring: David Ogden Stiers

Country: United States

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The Game Room

Starring: Mark Bussler

Country: United States

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Freaks and Geeks

Written by: Paul Feig

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

Country: United States

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

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 December 1999 ?

  • Roman festivals - Tellus was worshipped in the district Carinae at the Esquiline Hill, and a lectisternium or table was spread for Ceres.
  • R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Lucy
  • Also see December 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • In the Julian calendar before the Gregorian reform, this was the shortest day and longest night, and widely celebrated as such
  • In the Irish calendar the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following the Feast of Saint Lucy were observed as Quarter tense.
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Sport Games on 13 December 1999

American Basketball
  • Vancouver Grizzlies - Los Angeles Clippers : 90 - 102
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American Football
  • Denver Broncos - Jacksonville Jaguars : 24 - 27
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Football (Greece)
  • AEK - Panahaiki : 3 - 0
  • OFI - Panathinaikos : 3 - 4
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Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Brescia - Genoa : 0 - 1
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Senator John McCain -- Dec. 13, 1999
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9720
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.516


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

Tara Road

By: Maeve Binchy

A Main Selection of the Book-of-the-Month ClubNew York Times bestselling author Maeve Binchy has captured the hearts of millions with her unforgettable novels.

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Blue At The Mizzen

By: Patrick O'Brian

"The old master has us again in the palm of his hand."―Los Angeles Times (a Best Book of 1999) Napoleon has been defeated at Waterloo, and the ensuing peace brings with

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The Greatest Generation

By: Tom Brokaw

The instant classic and runaway bestseller that changed the way we saw World War II and an entire generation of Americans, from the beloved journalist whose own iconic career has lasted more than fifty years.

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All The Best, George Bush

By: George Bush

Former President George H.W. Bush, revealed through his letters and writings from 1941 to 2010, is “worth its weight in gold…a valuable update of the life of an honorable American leader”

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Crazy Taxi

Platform: Arcade, Dreamcast, PlayStation 2, GameCube, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Cloud (OnLive), iOS, Android

Genre: Racing, Action

Publisher: Sega Acclaim (PlayStation 2, GameCube) Activision (Microsoft Windows)

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Crusaders of Might and Magic

Platform: Windows, PlayStation

Genre: Action RPG

Publisher: The 3DO Company

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Dive Alert: Becky's Version

Platform: Neo Geo Pocket Color

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: JP SNK Corporation; NA SNK of America

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Dungeon Keeper 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy, god game, dungeon management

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Flag to Flag

Platform: Dreamcast

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Sega

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