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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. The Da Vinci Code, directed by Ron Howard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006 while Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Ask a Bag Pirate: The Series. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chantelise – A Tale of Two Sisters or DarkOrbit.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

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

Ask a Bag Pirate: The Series

Written by: Iabou Windimere

Starring: Iabou Windimere

Country: United States

Mad Labs

Starring: James Quinn

Country: United States

The Angry Video Game Nerd

Written by: James Rolfe, Lucas Zebroski

Starring: James Rolfe

Country: United States

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Pritzker Military Library Presents

Starring: Ed Tracy

Country: United States

Gintama

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

Country: Japan

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Movies

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

The Da Vinci Code

Directed by: Ron Howard

Starring: Tom Hanks, Audrey Tautou, Jean Reno

Country: United States

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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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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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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 2006?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.876
  • Time: The lives and ideas of the world's most influential people
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10335

Books

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

Freakonomics

By: Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner

Which is more dangerous, a gun or a swimming pool? What do schoolteachers and sumo wrestlers have in common? How much do parents really matter? These may not sound like typical questions for an economist to ask.

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Beach Road

By: James Patterson, Peter de Jonge

Montauk lawyer Tom Dunleavy's client list is woefully small - occasional real estate closings barely keep him in paper clips. When he is hired to defend a local man accused in a triple murder that has the East Hampton world ...

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The Jesus Papers

By: Michael Baigent

What if everything we have been told about the origins of Christianity is a lie?What if a small group had always known the truth and had kept it hidden .

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Cobra Ii

By: Michael R. Gordon and Bernard E. Trainor

Written by the chief military correspondent of the New York Times and a prominent retired Marine general, this is the definitive account of the invasion of Iraq.A

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

A-VCS-tec Challenge

A-VCS-tec Challenge

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Action

Publisher: AtariAge

Barrow Hill

Platform: PC

Genre: First-person adventure

Publisher: Shadow Tor Studios Lighthouse Interactive Got Game Entertainment Akella

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Chantelise – A Tale of Two Sisters

Chantelise – A Tale of Two Sisters

Platform: Windows

Genre: Action RPG

Publisher: JP EasyGameStation; WW Carpe Fulgur

Dance Dance Revolution SuperNOVA

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation 2

Genre: Music, Exercise

Publisher: Konami

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DarkOrbit

DarkOrbit

Platform: Web Browser

Genre: Space-Action

Publisher: Bigpoint


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