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Monday 13 December 2004

It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Aiden Flowers . In that special week of December people in US were listening to Drop It Like It's Hot by Snoop Dogg. In UK Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid 20 was in the top 5 hits. Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events, directed by Brad Silberling, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004 while Skeleton Man by Tony Hillerman was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Mega64. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Armored Core: Formula Front or Diner Dash.
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 ?

Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events

Directed by: Brad Silberling

Starring: Jim Carrey, Jude Law, Meryl Streep

Country: United States

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Million Dollar Baby

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Hilary Swank, Clint Eastwood, Morgan Freeman

Country: United States

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The Aviator

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Cate Blanchett, Kate Beckinsale

Country: United States

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Ocean's Twelve

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Starring: George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts

Country: United States

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Directed by: Mike Nichols

Starring: Natalie Portman, Jude Law, Clive Owen

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

House M.D.

Written by: David Shore

Starring: Hugh Laurie, Omar Epps, Robert Sean Leonard, Jesse Spencer

Country: United States

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My Life in Film

Starring: Kris Marshall, Andrew Scott, Alice Lowe, Rita Davies

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Starring: Phil Daniels, Ray Emmet Brown, Georgia Mackenzie, Annabelle Apsion

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Sunrise Earth

Country: United States

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Written by: Doug Ellin

Starring: Kevin Connolly, Adrian Grenier, Kevin Dillon, Jerry Ferrara

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 December 2004 ?

  • 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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Famous Deaths:
  • Former Chilean dictator, General Augusto Pinochet is put under house arrest, after being sued under accusations over 9 kidnapping actions and manslaughter. The house arrest is lifted the same day on appeal.

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Sport Games on 13 December 2004

Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Fulham - Man United : 1 - 1
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Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Crotone - Treviso : 2 - 2
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Secrets of the Nativity -- Dec. 13, 2004
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10023
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.796


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

Skeleton Man

By: Tony Hillerman

In 1956, an airplane crash left the remains of 172 passengers scattered among the majestic cliffs of the Grand Canyon—including an arm attached to a briefcase containing a fortune in gems.

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By: Ken Follett

From #1 international bestselling author Ken Follett, the gripping thriller Whiteout... Like no other suspense author in his genre, Follett reinvents the thriller with each new novel.

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The Games Do Count

By: Brian Kilmeade

What do Henry Kissinger, Jack Welch, Condoleezza Rice, and Jon Bon Jovi have in common? They have all reached the top of their respective professions, and they all credit sports for

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America (The Book)

By: Jon Stewart and The Writers of The Daily Show

For everyone who was too cheap to buy the hardcover, the blockbuster, award-winning #1 New York Times bestseller is now in trade paperback-with a new introduction, fully updated, and with equally unsettling nude photos of the newest Supreme Court justices, ...

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

All Grown Up!: Express Yourself

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: THQ

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Armored Core: Formula Front

Platform: PlayStation Portable, PlayStation 2

Genre: Action, third-person shooter

Publisher: Agetec

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Beyond Divinity

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: HIP Interactive, UbiSoft, Focus Home Interactive

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Diner Dash

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X 10.2 or later, mobile phone, Nintendo DS, PlayStation Portable, Xbox 360 (XBLA), iOS, PlayStation 3 (PSN), Wii (WiiWare), Android

Genre: Strategy, Time Management

Publisher: PlayFirst

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Fire Emblem: The Sacred Stones

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Tactical RPG

Publisher: Nintendo

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