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Friday 13 May 2005

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ava Acres . In that special week of May people in US were listening to Hollaback Girl by Gwen Stefani. In UK Lonely by Akon was in the top 5 hits. Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith, directed by George Lucas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005 while My Life So Far by Jane Fonda was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Thick of It. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Destroy All Humans! or Pac-Man Pinball Advance.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

Directed by: George Lucas

Starring: Hayden Christensen, Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor

Country: United States

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The Longest Yard

Directed by: Peter Segal

Starring: Adam Sandler, Burt Reynolds, Chris Rock

Country: United States

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Kingdom of Heaven

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Orlando Bloom, Eva Green, Liam Neeson

Country: United States

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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Directed by: Garth Jennings

Starring: Martin Freeman, Mos Def, Sam Rockwell

Country: United States

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xXx: State of the Union

Directed by: Lee Tamahori

Starring: Ice Cube, Samuel L. Jackson, Willem Dafoe

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Thick of It

Starring: Chris Addison, James Smith, Peter Capaldi, Joanna Scanlan

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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The Office

Written by: Greg Daniels, Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

Starring: Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer, Leslie David Baker

Country: United States

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Avatar: The Last Airbender

Written by: Michael Dante DiMartino, Bryan Konietzko

Starring: Zach Tyler, Mae Whitman, Jack De Sena, Dee Bradley Baker

Country: United States

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Battlestar Galactica

Written by: Glen A. Larson, Ronald D. Moore

Starring: Edward James Olmos, Mary McDonnell, Jamie Bamber, James Callis

Country: United States

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House M.D.

Written by: David Shore

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

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 May 2005 ?

  • Saint Maria Dominica Mazzarello (died 1881)
  • Saint John the Silent
  • Saint Gerald of Villamagna
  • Saint Robert Bellarmine
  • Saint Servatus
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Eddie Barclay: French music producer whose singers included Jacques Brel, Dalida and Charles Aznavour.
  • Michael Ross: American serial killer (Born 1959).
  • The United States Department of Defense issues a list of bases to be closed as part of the Base Realignment and Closure process (BRAC 2005).
  • The Andijan Massacre occurs in Uzbekistan.
  • The Binh Bridge opens to traffic in Hai Phong, Vietnam.

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Sport Games on 13 May 2005

Division 2
Football (France)
  • Amiens - Reims : 1 - 1
  • Angers - Brest : 1 - 0
  • Dijon - Chateauroux : 3 - 0
  • Guingamp - Gueugnon : 2 - 0
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Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Verona - Perugia : 1 - 2
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 2005?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.819
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: The Last Star Wars -- May 9, 2005
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10046


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

My Life So Far

By: Jane Fonda

“In the process of writing this book I discovered there were clear, broad, even universal themes that ran through my life, a coherent arc to my journey that, if I could

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By: Malcolm Gladwell

In his landmark bestseller The Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell redefined how we understand the world around us. Now, in Blink, he revolutionizes the way we understand the world within.

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True Believer

By: Nicholas Sparks

Part love story, part ghost story, True Believer is an unforgettable romance about believing in the impossible, trusting in fate, and unraveling the mysteries of the human heart.As

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One Soldier'S Story

By: Bob Dole

Before he became one of America's most respected statesmen, Bob Dole was an average citizen serving heroically for his country. The bravery he showed after suffering near-fatal injuries in the final

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dance Dance Revolution Mario Mix

Platform: GameCube

Genre: Music, exergaming

Publisher: Nintendo

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Destroy All Humans!

Platform: PlayStation 2, Xbox

Genre: Action-adventure

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America's Army: Rise of a Soldier

Platform: Xbox, PlayStation 2

Genre: First Person Shooter

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Pac-Man Pinball Advance

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Pinball

Publisher: Destination Software (NA) Zoo Digital (EU)

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SpongeBob SquarePants: The Yellow Avenger

Platform: Nintendo DS, PlayStation Portable

Genre: Platformer/Adventure

Publisher: THQ

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