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Tuesday 20 April 1999

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Carly Rose Sonenclar and Fabio Quartararo. In that special week of April people in US were listening to No Scrubs by TLC. In UK Flat Beat by Mr Oizo was in the top 5 hits. eXistenZ, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while Homeport by Nora Roberts was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Plats bruts. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Antz or Extreme Paintbrawl 2.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?


Directed by: David Cronenberg

Starring: Jude Law, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Ian Holm

Country: United States

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Never Been Kissed

Directed by: Raja Gosnell

Starring: Drew Barrymore, David Arquette, Michael Vartan

Country: United States

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Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Jeremy Theobald, Alex Haw, Lucy Russell

Country: United States

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10 Things I Hate About You

Directed by: Gil Junger

Starring: Heath Ledger, Julia Stiles, Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Country: United States

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The Matrix

Directed by: The Wachowski Brothers

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss

Country: United States

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TV Series

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


Written by: David X. Cohen, Matt Groening

Starring: Billy West, Katey Sagal, John DiMaggio, Tress MacNeille

Country: United States

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The Sopranos

Written by: David Chase

Starring: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli

Country: United States

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Escape to River Cottage

Starring: Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Mopatop's Shop

Starring: Nigel Plaskitt, William Todd-Jones, Victoria Willing, Mak Wilson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Red Files

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 April 1999 ?

  • USA- National High Five Day
  • Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
  • Saint Victor (d.303)
  • Saint Marcellinus
  • Ridv�n begins at sunset (Bah�'f Faith).
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Dylan Klebold: American homicide with his partner, Eric Harris, shooting and bombing Columbine High School.
  • Rick Rude: American professional wrestler (Born 1958).
  • Senor Wences: Spanish ventriloquist and comedian (Born 1896).
  • Eric David Harris: perpetrator of the Columbine High massacre (Born 1981).
  • Rachel Joy Scott: Columbine High School massacre victim (Born 1981).
  • Two Littleton, Colorado teenagers, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, open fire on their Columbine High School teachers and classmates, killing 12 students and one teacher, and then themselves.

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Columbine High School Massacre - April 20, 1999

On April 20, 1999, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, two seniors at Columbine High School in Columbine Colorado, entered their school and committed mass murder. The two boys killed 12 students, 1 teacher, and injured 21 individuals. This highly planned and strategized attack included multiple guns, pipe bombs, fire bombs, propane tanks, car bombs, and other explosive devices. An estimated 99 explosive devices in total. At the time, it is considered one of the worst school shootings in U.S. history.

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Sport Games on 20 April 1999

American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Toronto Raptors : 103 - 81
  • Los Angeles Lakers - Golden State Warriors : 106 - 102
  • Orlando Magic - Milwaukee Bucks : 83 - 95
  • Phoenix Suns - Dallas Mavericks : 100 - 104
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Football (United Kingdom)
  • Birmingham - QPR : 1 - 0
  • Grimsby - Sheffield United : 1 - 2
  • Ipswich - Stockport : 1 - 0
  • Norwich - Bolton : 2 - 2
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Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Chesterfield - Bristol Rvs : 0 - 0
  • Preston - Walsall : 1 - 0
  • Wrexham - Gillingham : 2 - 1
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Division 3
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Shrewsbury - Rotherham : 2 - 3
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in April 1999?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Genealogy -- Apr. 19, 1999
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9687
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.481


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


By: Nora Roberts

An art expert and a thief get caught in a dangerous game in this novel of daring deception and desire from #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts. After

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The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon

By: Stephen King

The acclaimed #1 New York Times bestseller from Stephen King—a frightening suspense novel about a young girl who becomes lost in the woods as night falls.During

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Harry Potter And The Sorcerer'S Stone

By: J. K. Rowling

The beloved first book of the Harry Potter series, now fully illustrated by award-winning artist Jim Kay. For the first time, J.K. Rowling's beloved Harry Potter books will be presented in lavishly illustrated full-color editions.

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Abide With Me

By: E. Lynn Harris

In this hotly anticipated conclusion to his popular Invisible Life trilogy, E. Lynn Harris delivers a masterful tale that traces the evolving lives of his beloved characters Nicole Springer and Raymond

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?


Platform: Game Boy Color

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Infogrames

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Comic Party

Platform: PC, Dreamcast, PSP

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Harem

Publisher: Leaf (PC) Aquaplus (DC/DCE/PSP)

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Genre: Action, Adventure, Supernatural

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Beatmania IIDX 2nd Style

Beatmania IIDX 2nd Style

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Music

Publisher: Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo

Extreme Paintbrawl 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Head Games

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