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Tuesday 15 October 2002

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Maria Peña Coss y Leon . In that special week of October people in US were listening to Dilemma by Nelly. In UK The Long And Winding Road / Suspicious Minds by Will Young & Gareth Gates was in the top 5 hits. The Rules of Attraction, directed by Roger Avary, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while The Murder Book by Jonathan Kellerman was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Top Gear. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Deadly Dozen: Pacific Theater or Crash Bandicoot: The Huge Adventure.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Rules of Attraction

Directed by: Roger Avary

Starring: James Van Der Beek, Ian Somerhalder, Shannyn Sossamon

Country: United States

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The Transporter

Directed by: Louis Leterrier

Starring: Jason Statham, Qi Shu, Matt Schulze

Country: United States

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The Ring

Directed by: Gore Verbinski

Starring: Naomi Watts, Martin Henderson, Brian Cox

Country: United States

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Red Dragon

Directed by: Brett Ratner

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Edward Norton, Ralph Fiennes

Country: United States

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Sweet Home Alabama

Directed by: Andy Tennant

Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Patrick Dempsey, Josh Lucas

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Top Gear

Starring: Richard Hammond, Jeremy Clarkson, James May, Ben Collins

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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History of Football: The Beautiful Game

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Written by: Joss Whedon

Starring: Nathan Fillion, Gina Torres, Alan Tudyk, Morena Baccarin

Country: United States

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Still Game

Starring: Ford Kiernan, Greg Hemphill, Paul Riley, Mark Cox

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Madness Combat

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 October 2002 ?

  • United States - White Cane Safety Day, National Grouch Day, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Teresa of Avila
  • Roman festivals - the Equirria or October equus: sacrifice of a horse to Mars
  • French Republican Calendar - Amaryllis (Amaryllis) Day, twenty-fourth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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  • A Kiev judge ordered prosecutors to open a criminal probe of Ukraine's veteran President Leonid Kuchma, on charges of corruption and abuse of power.
  • ImClone Systems founder Sam Waksal pleaded guilty to bank fraud and conspiracy in an insider trading scandal that threatens Martha Stewart and her home decorating empire.

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What news were making the headlines those days in October 2002?

  • Time: Chef's kitchens, giant master suites, homeTheaters. People are turning their houses into luxurious e
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9838
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.677


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

The Murder Book

By: Jonathan Kellerman

L.A. psychologist-detective Alex Delaware has received a strange, anonymous package in the mail. Inside is an album filled with gruesome crime-scene photos.

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By: Chuck Palahniuk

Ever heard of a culling song? It’s a lullaby sung in Africa to give a painless death to the old or infirm.

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Red Rabbit

By: Tom Clancy

Long before he was President or head of the CIA, before he fought terrorist attacks on the Super Bowl or the White House, even before a submarine named Red October made its perilous way across the Atlantic, Jack Ryan was ...

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Blue Latitudes

By: Tony Horwitz

Boldly Going Where Captain Cook Has Gone BeforeTwo centuries after James Cook's epic voyages of discovery, Tony Horwitz takes readers on a wild ride across hemispheres and centuries to recapture the

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Deadly Dozen: Pacific Theater

Platform: Windows

Genre: Tactical shooter

Publisher: Infogrames

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Disney Sports Skateboarding

Platform: Game Boy Advance, Nintendo GameCube

Genre: Sports (skateboarding)

Publisher: Konami

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Star Wars: The Clone Wars

Platform: GameCube PlayStation 2 Xbox

Genre: Action

Publisher: LucasArts

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Crash Bandicoot: The Huge Adventure

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Universal Interactive

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Disney's Tarzan: Return to the Jungle

Disney's Tarzan: Return to the Jungle

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Activision

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