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Sunday 16 May 2004

US date format: 5/16/2004, UK date format: 16/5/2004

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 16, 2004). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Yeah! by Usher. In UK F**k It (I Don't Want You Back) by Eamon was in the top 5 hits. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, directed by Alfonso Cuarón, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004 while The Five People You Meet In Heaven by Mitch Albom was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Imperium. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Evil Genius or Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War.
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What the sky looked like on 16 May 2004

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

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Directed by: Alfonso Cuarón

Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Richard Griffiths

Country: United States

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Hum Tum

Directed by: Kunal Kohli

Starring: Saif Ali Khan, Rani Mukerji, Kiron Kher, Rati Agnihotri

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Direct Action

Directed by: Sidney J. Furie

Starring: Dolph Lundgren, Polly Shannon, Donald Burda, Rothaford Gray

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The Notebook

Directed by: Nick Cassavetes

Starring: Gena Rowlands, James Garner, Rachel McAdams, Ryan Gosling

Country: United States

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The Life and Death of Peter Sellers

Directed by: Stephen Hopkins

Starring: Geoffrey Rush, Charlize Theron, Emily Watson, John Lithgow

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Directed by: Daniel Ragussis

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Shorties Watchin' Shorties

Directed by: Eric Brown

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Iron Chef America: Battle of the Masters

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George and the Dragon

Directed by: Tom Reeve

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Padre Coraje

Directed by: Benito Zambrano

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 May 2004 ?

  • Saint HonorT of Amiens
  • Saint Andrew Bobola
  • Saint Ubaldus
  • Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
  • Saint Simon Stock
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  • Ezzedine Salim, holder of the rotating leadership of the Iraq Interim Governing Council, is killed in a bomb blast in Baghdad.
  • Massachusetts legalizes same-sex marriage, in compliance with a ruling from the state's Supreme Judicial Court (''Goodridge v. Department of Public Health'').

Sport Games on 16 May 2004

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Chievo - Bologna : 2 - 1
  • Empoli - Inter : 2 - 3
  • Lazio - Modena : 2 - 1
  • Lecce - Reggina : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 16 May 2004
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Aachen - Ahlen : 1 - 1
  • Duisburg - Greuther Furth : 1 - 1
  • Ein Trier - Burghausen : 0 - 0
  • Lubeck - Erzgebirge Aue : 2 - 2
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La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Albacete - Sevilla : 1 - 4
  • Ath Madrid - Zaragoza : 1 - 2
  • Barcelona - Santander : 1 - 0
  • Mallorca - Espanol : 4 - 2
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La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • Alaves - Vallecano : 3 - 0
  • Algeciras - Terrassa : 2 - 1
  • Almeria - Numancia : 1 - 1
  • Cordoba - Xerez : 1 - 2
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 16, 2004 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 2004 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Mas Que Tu Amigo - Marco Antonio Solis
  2. Te Quise Tanto - Paulina Rubio
  3. Tengo Ganas - Victor Manuelle
  4. Creo En El Amor - Rey Ruiz
  5. Cuidarte El Alma - Chayanne
  6. Y Todo Queda En Nada - Ricky Martin
  7. Tu De Que Vas - Franco de Vita
  8. Cruz De Olvido - Pepe Aguilar
  9. Aunque No Te Pueda Ver - Alex Ubago
  10. Que Lloro - Sin Bandera


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

The Five People You Meet In Heaven

By: Mitch Albom

A specially produced paperback edition--with flaps--of the phenomenal #1 New York Times bestseller, that has sold more than six million copies in hardcover Eddie is a grizzled war veteran who feels trapped in a meaningless life of fixing rides at ...

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Plan of Attack

By: Bob Woodward

Plan of Attack is the definitive account of how and why President George W. Bush, his war council, and allies launched a preemptive attack to topple Saddam Hussein and occupy Iraq.

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Reckless Abandon

By: Stuart Woods

Cop-turned-lawyer Stone Barrington tracks a mobster hiding deep within the witness protection program in this new thriller in the New York Times bestselling series-with a little help from beautiful Florida police

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Bergdorf Blondes

By: Plum Sykes

For readers who adore Candace Bushnell, Tinsely Mortimer, and Lauren Weisberger comes New York Times bestselling author Plum Sykes’s sly and amusing satire—now back in print for its 10th anniversary in

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Army Men: Sarge's War

Platform: GameCube, PlayStation 2, Xbox, PC

Genre: Third-person shooter, action

Publisher: Global Star Software

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Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator

Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Point-and-click adventure

Publisher: Grundislav Games

Evil Genius

Evil Genius

Platform: Microsoft Windows Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: God game, Real-time strategy, Dungeon management game

Publisher: Sierra Entertainment (2004-2006) Rebellion Developments (2006-present)

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: THQ

Burnout 3: Takedown

Burnout 3: Takedown

Platform: PlayStation 2, Xbox

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Home videos

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

Body Parts

Format: DVD release

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Bus 174

Format: VHS and DVD release

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The Other Side of the Bed

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Squanto: A Warrior's Tale

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