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Tuesday 16 April 2002

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 16, 2002). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Dayana Kirillova . In that special week of April people in US were listening to Foolish by Ashanti. In UK Unchained Melody by Gareth Gates was in the top 5 hits. Spider-Man, directed by Sam Raimi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while On the Street Where You Live by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Verdammt verliebt. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem or Escape Velocity Nova.
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What the sky looked like on 16 April 2002

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


Directed by: Sam Raimi

Starring: Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Willem Dafoe, James Franco

Country: United States

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Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Al Pacino, Robin Williams, Hilary Swank, Martin Donovan

Country: United States

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Deuces Wild

Directed by: Scott Kalvert

Starring: Stephen Dorff, Brad Renfro, Fairuza Balk, Norman Reedus

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Directed by: Thomas J. Wright

Starring: Pavan Grover, Michelle Wolff, Mark Voltura, Marco Rodríguez

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Directed by: Peter Chelsom

Starring: John Cusack, Kate Beckinsale, Jeremy Piven, Bridget Moynahan

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Verdammt verliebt

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Magical Shopping Arcade Abenobashi

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The Story of a Noble Family

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Directed by: Mark Roper

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No Boundaries

Directed by: Violet Mendoza

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 April 2002 ?

  • Saint Paternus
  • Saint Bernadette
  • Blessed HervT of Tours
  • Saint Turibius
  • Saint Fructuosus
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Ruth Fertel: American restaurateur (Born 1927).
  • Billy Ayre: English footballer and manager (Born 1952).

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Sport Games on 16 April 2002

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Germinal - Standard : 2 - 2
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Division 3
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Carlisle - Cheltenham : 0 - 0
  • East Stirling - East Fife : 2 - 1
  • York - Bristol Rvs : 3 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 16, 2002 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 2002 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Ashanti - Foolish
  2. Usher - U Don't Have To Call
  3. What's Luv? - Fat Joe Featuring Ashanti
  4. Tweet - Oops (Oh My)
  5. Faith Evans - I Love You
  6. Pass The Courvoisier Part II - Busta Rhymes Featuring P. Diddy & Pharrell
  7. Anything - Jaheim Featuring Next
  8. I Need A Girl (Part One) - P. Diddy Featuring Usher & Loon
  9. Aaliyah - More Than A Woman
  10. Saturday (Oooh! Ooooh!) - Ludacris Featuring Sleepy Brown
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Pilar Montenegro - Quitame Ese Hombre
  2. Escapar [Escape] - Enrique Iglesias
  3. Chayanne - Y Tu Te Vas
  4. Quisiera Poder Olvidarme De Ti - Luis Fonsi
  5. Luna Nueva - Carlos Vives
  6. Hay Otra En Tu Lugar - Pablo Montero
  7. Shakira - Suerte [Whenever, Wherever]
  8. Necesidad - Alexandre Pires
  9. Usted Se Me Llevo La Vida - Alexandre Pires
  10. Palomo - No Me Conoces Aun


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

On the Street Where You Live

By: Mary Higgins Clark

In the gripping new novel from the Queen of Suspense, a woman is haunted by two grisly murders separated by more than a century, yet somehow, inextricably linked...Following

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Lucky Man: A Memoir

By: Michael J. Fox

A funny, highly personal, gorgeously written account of what it's like to be a 30-year-old man who is told he has an 80-year-old's disease. "Life is great.

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The Pursuit

By: Johanna Lindsey

What was to be a grand adventure for Melissa MacGregor -- an escape from the wilds of her Scottish home into the whirl of the London social scene -- seems to

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Three Fates

By: Nora Roberts

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts comes an unforgettable tale of luck and love in which the fortunes of three siblings depend on a simple twist of fate…When the Lusitania sank, one survivor became a changed man, ...

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Baseball Advance

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Sports

Publisher: THQ/Sega

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Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem

Platform: GameCube

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Nintendo

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Star Wars: The New Droid Army

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action

Publisher: THQ

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Escape Velocity Nova

Escape Velocity Nova

Platform: Mac OS, Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows

Genre: Space adventure/role-playing video game

Publisher: Ambrosia Software

Densetsu no Stafy

Densetsu no Stafy

Platform: Game Boy Advance, Virtual Console

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Nintendo

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Minority Report

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Lilo & Stitch

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Joy Ride

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Getting There

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Behind Enemy Lines

Format: VHS and DVD release

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