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Sunday 14 May 2006

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Bluebell Halliwell . In that special week of May people in US were listening to SOS by Rihanna. In UK Crazy by Gnarls Barkley was in the top 5 hits. Mission: Impossible III, directed by J.J. Abrams, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006 while Gone by Jonathan Kellerman was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Angry Video Game Nerd. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Buzz!: The Sports Quiz or Caesar IV.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Mission: Impossible III

Directed by: J.J. Abrams

Starring: Tom Cruise, Michelle Monaghan, Ving Rhames

Country: United States

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Over the Hedge

Directed by: Tim Johnson

Starring: Bruce Willis, Garry Shandling, Steve Carell

Country: United States

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Army of Shadows

Directed by: Jean-Pierre Melville

Starring: Lino Ventura, Paul Meurisse, Jean-Pierre Cassel

Country: United States

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The Illusionist

Directed by: Neil Burger

Starring: Edward Norton, Jessica Biel, Paul Giamatti

Country: United States

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Silent Hill

Directed by: Christophe Gans

Starring: Radha Mitchell, Laurie Holden, Sean Bean

Country: United States

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What the sky looked like on 14 May 2006

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TV Series

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

The Angry Video Game Nerd

Written by: James Rolfe, Lucas Zebroski

Starring: James Rolfe

Country: United States

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Gintama

Starring: Tomokazu Sugita, Rie Kugimiya, Daisuke Sakaguchi, Satsuki Yukino

Country: Japan

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High Spirits with Shirley Ghostman

Starring: Marc Wootton, Patrick Stewart

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Doctor Who

Written by: Sydney Newman

Starring: David Tennant, Matt Smith, Billie Piper, Jenna Coleman

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The Chaser's War on Everything

Starring: Julian Morrow, Andrew Hansen, Chris Taylor, Chas Licciardello

Country: Australia

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 14 May 2006 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Carthach the Younger
  • DubsDay in Dublin Ireland (14th of May in 2006).
  • Mother's Day in various countries (second Sunday of May in 2006).
  • Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut, or Israeli Independence Day. The observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar.
  • Paraguay - Flag Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Bluebell Halliwell: British noted family, the daughter of Spice Girl Geri Halliwell and journalist/director Sacha Gervasi.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Israeli-Palestinian conflict:
  • The IDF killed Elias al-Ashkar, the senior Islamic Jihad commander in the Jenin area who was accused of planning several suicide attacks that killed nearly 30 people, including US high-school student Daniel Wultz. Six other Palestinians were also killed. (Miami Herald)
  • The Israeli Navy intercepted a Palestinian boat carrying a large amount of explosives near the Gaza Strip in an attempted smuggling operation. The boat contained about 450 kg of TNT and parts of mines. (Israel MFA)
  • Ahmat Mahamat Bachir, the president of the Chadian Independent National Election Commission, announces that incumbent President of Chad Idriss Déby won the 2006 Chadian presidential election held on May 3 with 77.5% of the vote. The official turnout was 61%, though international observers estimated turnout at 4ndash10%. (Al Jazeera)
  • Organized crime led by the group Primeiro Comando da Capital causes rioting in Brazil and claims over 50 lives. (BBC)

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Sport Games on 14 May 2006

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Cagliari - Inter : 2 - 2
  • Chievo - Fiorentina : 0 - 2
  • Empoli - Ascoli : 1 - 2
  • Lazio - Parma : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 14 May 2006
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Ahlen - Offenbach : 1 - 0
  • Burghausen - Aachen : 1 - 1
  • Cottbus - Munich 1860 : 3 - 1
  • Erzgebirge Aue - Siegen : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of 14 May 2006
La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • Albacete - Castellon : 1 - 1
  • Eibar - Valladolid : 0 - 1
  • Elche - Xerez : 1 - 0
  • Gimnastic - Almeria : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 14 May 2006
Ethniki Katigoria
Football (Greece)
  • AEK - Xanthi : 0 - 0
  • Akratitos - Atromitos : 0 - 2
  • Egaleo - Panionios : 0 - 3
  • Larisa - Panathinaikos : 0 - 3
See all Football game results of 14 May 2006

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 2006 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. T.I. - What You Know
  2. Mary J. Blige - Be Without You
  3. Yung Joc - It's Goin' Down
  4. Shawnna - Gettin' Some
  5. Kirk Franklin - Looking For You
  6. Gimme That - Chris Brown Featuring Lil Wayne
  7. Enough Cryin - Mary J. Blige Featuring Brook-Lyn
  8. Lean Wit It, Rock Wit It - Dem Franchize Boyz Featuring Lil Peanut & Charlay
  9. Busta Rhymes - Touch It
  10. Avant - 4 Minutes
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Lo Que Son Las Cosas - Anais
  2. Hips Don't Lie - Shakira Featuring Wyclef Jean
  3. Caile - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
  4. Down - RKM & Ken-Y
  5. Machucando - Daddy Yankee
  6. Llame Pa' Verte - Wisin & Yandel
  7. Daddy Yankee - Rompe
  8. Aventura - Un Beso
  9. Lo Que Me Gusta A Mi - Juanes
  10. Mariano Barba - Aliado Del Tiempo

Books

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

Gone

By: Jonathan Kellerman

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Missing acting students Dylan and Michaela are found in the remote mountains of Malibu, battered and terrified after a harrowing ordeal at the hands of

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The Omnivore'S Dilemma

By: Michael Pollan

One of the New York Times Book Review's Ten Best Books of the YearWinner of the James Beard AwardAuthor of #1 New York Times Bestsellers In Defense of Food and Food RulesToday, buffeted by one

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Marley & Me

By: John Grogan

The heartwarming and unforgettable story of a family and the wondrously neurotic dog who taught them what really matters in life.Now with photos and new material

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Clemente

By: David Maraniss

On New Year's Eve 1972, following eighteen magnificent seasons in the major leagues, Roberto Clemente died a hero's death, killed in a plane crash as he attempted to deliver food and

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Broken Sword: The Angel of Death

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Point-and-click adventure

Publisher: NA DreamCatcher Interactive

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Bass Pro Shops: Trophy Hunter 2007

Platform: Xbox, Windows

Publisher: Vivendi Games

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Buzz!: The Sports Quiz

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Party

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Europe

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Ar tonelico: Melody of Elemia

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Banpresto NIS America 505 Games

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Caesar IV

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: City-building

Publisher: Sierra Entertainment

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