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Tuesday 17 January 2006

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 17, 2006). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Grillz by Nelly. In UK That's My Goal by Shayne Ward was in the top 5 hits. The Illusionist, directed by Neil Burger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006 while At First Sight by Nicholas Sparks was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Classical Destinations. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Baten Kaitos Origins or ATV Offroad Fury 4.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 17 January 2006

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Movies

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

The Illusionist

Directed by: Neil Burger

Starring: Edward Norton, Jessica Biel, Paul Giamatti, Rufus Sewell

Country: United States

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Wristcutters: A Love Story

Directed by: Goran Dukic

Starring: Patrick Fugit, Shea Whigham, Tom Waits, Will Arnett

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Alpha Dog

Directed by: Nick Cassavetes

Starring: Emile Hirsch, Justin Timberlake, Anton Yelchin, Bruce Willis

Country: United States

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Annapolis

Directed by: Justin Lin

Starring: James Franco, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Donnie Wahlberg

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The Gymnast

Directed by: Ned Farr

Starring: Dreya Weber, Addie Yungmee, David De Simone, Allison Mackie

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TV Series

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

Classical Destinations

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Maddigan's Quest

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Alborada

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Wild Country

Directed by: Craig Strachan

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Pitbull

Directed by: Ronan O'Donoghue

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 January 2006 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
  • Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
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Facts:
  • In Scottsdale, Arizona, the 30th Annual Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction is held, over six days. The #003 1953 Corvette sells for US$1 million; this is the first existing production Corvette. A 1967 convertible, with 427 ci 435 hp engine sells for US$350,000.

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Sport Games on 17 January 2006

League 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Brentford - Nott'm Forest : 1 - 1
  • Colchester - Bristol City : 3 - 2
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League 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Darlington - Grimsby : 0 - 0
  • Shrewsbury - Mansfield : 0 - 0
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Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Atalanta - Piacenza : 2 - 1
  • Avellino - Catanzaro : 2 - 0
  • Bologna - Verona : 2 - 1
  • Catania - Cesena : 1 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 17, 2006 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Mary J. Blige - Be Without You
  2. Mariah Carey - Don't Forget About Us
  3. Grillz - Nelly Featuring Paul Wall, Ali & Gipp
  4. Unpredictable - Jamie Foxx Featuring Ludacris
  5. I Think They Like Me - Dem Franchize Boyz Featuring Jermaine Dupri, Da Brat & Bow Wow
  6. Ray J - One Wish
  7. Chris Brown - Run It!
  8. Kryptonite (I'm On It) - Purple Ribbon All-Stars
  9. Alicia Keys - Unbreakable
  10. Ne-Yo - So Sick
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Daddy Yankee - Rompe
  2. Wisin & Yandel - Rakata
  3. Mayor Que Yo - Baby Ranks, Daddy Yankee, Tonny Tun Tun, Wisin & Yandel & Hector
  4. Ella Y Yo - Aventura Featuring Don Omar
  5. Angel & Khriz - Ven Bailalo
  6. La Tortura - Shakira Featuring Alejandro Sanz
  7. Acompaname A Estar Solo - Ricardo Arjona
  8. Suelta Mi Mano - Sin Bandera
  9. Llame Pa' Verte - Wisin & Yandel
  10. RBD - Nuestro Amor

Books

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

At First Sight

By: Nicholas Sparks

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFrom Nicholas Sparks comes a novel that beautifully portrays how the emotion that can break your heart is sometimes the very one that heals it.There

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Just Rewards

By: Barbara Taylor Bradford

From the blockbuster bestselling author comes the dramatic conclusion to the saga that began with Emma Harte and A Woman of Substance Four women at a crossroads.

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The Chronicles of Narnia

By: C.S. Lewis

An impressive hardcover volume containing all seven books in the classic fantasy series The Chronicles of Narnia, graced by black-and-white chapter opening illustrations and featuring an essay by C.

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My Friend Leonard

By: James Frey

Perhaps the most unconventional and literally breathtaking father-son story you'll ever read, My Friend Leonard pulls you immediately and deeply into a relationship as unusual as it is inspiring.The

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Baten Kaitos Origins

Platform: Nintendo GameCube

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Nintendo

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Brain Buster Puzzle Pak

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Agetec Jaleco 505 Games

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Ace Combat X: Skies of Deception

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Arcade, combat flight simulator

Publisher: EU SCE Europe

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ATV Offroad Fury 4

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

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Cartoon Network Racing

Platform: Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2

Genre: Racing

Publisher: The Game Factory

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Home videos

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

Venom

Studio: DVD release

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Asylum

Studio: DVD release

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Howl's Moving Castle

Studio: DVD release

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Little Manhattan

Studio: DVD release

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The Chumscrubber

Studio: DVD release

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