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Sunday 18 May 2003

5941 days since 18/5/2003

US date format: 5/18/2003, UK date format: 18/5/2003

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 18, 2003). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Emma Engle . In that special week of May people in US were listening to Get Busy by Sean Paul. In UK Ignition Remix by R Kelly was in the top 5 hits. The Italian Job, directed by F. Gary Gray, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003 while The Kalahari Typing School For Men by Alexander McCall Smith was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Astro Boy. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Barbie Horse Adventures: Wild Horse Rescue or Dominions II: The Ascension Wars.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Italian Job

Directed by: F. Gary Gray

Starring: Donald Sutherland, Mark Wahlberg, Edward Norton, Charlize Theron

Country: United States of America

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Directed by: Ram Gopal Varma

Starring: Ajay Devgn, Urmila Matondkar, Nana Patekar, Rekha

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Wrong Turn

Directed by: Rob Schmidt

Starring: Eliza Dushku, Jeremy Sisto, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Desmond Harrington

Country: United States of America

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Black Cadillac

Directed by: John Murlowski

Starring: Randy Quaid, Shane Johnson, Josh Hammond, Jason Dohring

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The Long Ride Home

Directed by: Robert Marcarelli

Starring: Randy Travis, Eric Roberts, Ernest Borgnine, Vaughn Taylor

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TV Series

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

Astro Boy

Directed by: David Bowers

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My Dad's the Prime Minister

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Adam and Joe Go Tokyo

The Brendan Leonard Show

Written by: Brendan Leonard

Starring: Cathy Leonard, Margarita Leonard, Jack Leonard, Mike Leonard

Country: United States of America

Unscrewed with Martin Sargent

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 18 May 2003 ?

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Famous Deaths:
  • ''The Guardian'' reporter Andrew Meldrum, the last foreign journalist in Zimbabwe, is forcibly deported after covering the country for the last 23 years.
  • In Belgium federal elections take place. The main winners are the social-democratic cartel Different Socialist Party–Spirit and the extreme right wing Vlaams Blok. The biggest losses are for the green party Agalev.
  • A nationwide referendum on record nine issues takes place in Switzerland. Abolition of nuclear power is rejected. Reduction and modernization of army is approved. It ends requirement of nuclear bunker in every home and famous bicycle brigade.
  • Indonesian president Megawati Sukarnoputri declares martial law in the breakaway republic of Aceh.

Sport Games on 18 May 2003

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Club Brugge - Germinal : 1 - 1
  • Gent - Standard : 0 - 5
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • FC Koln - Ein Trier : 1 - 3
  • Freiburg - Karlsruhe : 3 - 1
  • Greuther Furth - Burghausen : 2 - 2
  • Mainz - Lubeck : 5 - 1
See all Football game results of 18 May 2003
La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Alaves - Ath Bilbao : 2 - 4
  • Barcelona - Mallorca : 1 - 2
  • Osasuna - Betis : 2 - 1
  • Real Madrid - Malaga : 5 - 1
See all Football game results of 18 May 2003
La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • Almeria - Numancia : 1 - 2
  • Compostela - Leganes : 2 - 0
  • Eibar - Badajoz : 1 - 2
  • Getafe - Xerez : 2 - 1
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Planetary positions on May 18, 2003 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 2003 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. 21 Questions - 50 Cent Featuring Nate Dogg
  2. Can't Let You Go - Fabolous Featuring Mike Shorey & Lil' Mo
  3. I Know What You Want - Busta Rhymes & Mariah Carey Featuring The Flipmode Squad
  4. Sean Paul - Get Busy
  5. Beautiful - Snoop Dogg Featuring Pharrell & Uncle Charlie Wilson
  6. Jaheim - Put That Woman First
  7. Nas - I Can
  8. Say Yes - Floetry
  9. Magic Stick - Lil' Kim Featuring 50 Cent
  10. Tyrese - How You Gonna Act Like That
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Tal Vez - Ricky Martin
  2. Amame - Alexandre Pires
  3. Una Vez Mas - Conjunto Primavera
  4. Para Que La Vida - Enrique Iglesias
  5. Clavame Tu Amor - Noelia
  6. Alucinado - Tiziano Ferro
  7. Mariposa Traicionera - Mana
  8. Muy A Tu Manera - Intocable
  9. Entre El Delirio Y La Locura - Jennifer Pena
  10. El Sinverguenza - Los Tucanes de Tijuana


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

The Kalahari Typing School For Men

By: Alexander McCall Smith

THE NO. 1 LADIES’ DETECTIVE AGENCY - Book 4Fans around the world adore the best-selling No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series and its proprietor, Precious Ramotswe, Botswana’s premier lady detective.

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Positively Fifth Street

By: James McManus

In the spring of 2000, Harper's Magazine sent James McManus to Las Vegas to cover the World Series of Poker, in particular the progress of women in the $23 million event,

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By: Louis Sachar

Winner of the Newbery Medal and the National Book Award! This #1 New York Times bestselling, modern classic in which boys are forced to dig holes day in and day out is now available with a splashy new look.Stanley

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Wild Orchids

By: Jude Deveraux

Since his wife's death, world-famous author Ford Newcombe has lived a solitary life, void of creativity -- or love. Then Jackie Maxwell tears down the walls of his isolated world with

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Big Biz Tycoon 2

Big Biz Tycoon 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Business simulation game

Publisher: Activision Value

Border Down

Border Down

Platform: Arcade game, Dreamcast

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: G.rev

Disgaea: Hour of Darkness

Disgaea: Hour of Darkness

Platform: PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable, Nintendo DS, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Tactical role-playing

Publisher: JP Nippon Ichi Software; NA Atlus (PS2); PAL Koei (PS2); AUS Square Enix (NDS); WW NIS America

Barbie Horse Adventures: Wild Horse Rescue

Platform: Xbox, PlayStation 2, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo GameCube, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Vivendi Universal Games

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Dominions II: The Ascension Wars

Dominions II: The Ascension Wars

Platform: PC (Windows / Linux) PowerPC (Mac OS X / Linux) Solaris (Solaris 8)

Genre: Turn-based strategy, Fantasy

Publisher: Shrapnel Games

Home videos

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

Bowling for Columbine

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Jackass: The Movie

Format: Special Edition VHS and DVD release

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The Brave Little Toaster to the Rescue

Format: DVD release

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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Format: DVD release

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