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Friday 20 April 2001

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of April people in US were listening to All For You by Janet. In UK It Wasn't Me by Shaggy featuring Rikrok was in the top 5 hits. Shrek, directed by Andrew Adamson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001 while Carolina Moon by Nora Roberts was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Noble and Silver: Get Off Me!. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Antz Racing or Crash Bandicoot: The Wrath of Cortex.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

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

Noble and Silver: Get Off Me!

Starring: Kim Noble, Stuart Silver

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Essentials

Starring: Robert Osborne

Country: United States

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Pets

Starring: Ian Angus Wilkie, Andrew Barclay, Sally Elsden, Petros Emanual

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

That's My Baby

Starring: Celeste Yarnall

Country: United States

A Very British Murder

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Shrek

Directed by: Andrew Adamson

Starring: Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz

Country: United States

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Joe Dirt

Directed by: Dennie Gordon

Starring: David Spade, Brittany Daniel, Dennis Miller

Country: United States

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Blow

Directed by: Ted Demme

Starring: Johnny Depp, Penlope Cruz, Franka Potente

Country: United States

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Heartbreakers

Directed by: David Mirkin

Starring: Sigourney Weaver, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Gene Hackman

Country: United States

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Battle Royale

Directed by: Kinji Fukasaku

Starring: Tatsuya Fujiwara, Aki Maeda, Tar Yamamoto

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 April 2001 ?

Holidays:
  • USA- National High Five Day
  • Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
  • Saint Victor (d.303)
  • Saint Marcellinus
  • Ridv�n begins at sunset (Bah�'f Faith).
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • The anti-globalization movement holds a People's Summit and large protest marches, some of which are forcibly put down by police, against the FTAA summit in Quebec City, Quebec
  • Film: ''Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles''
  • Film: ''Freddy Got Fingered''

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in April 2001?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.592
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Jerusalem: Then & Now -- Apr. 16, 2001
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9788

Books

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

Carolina Moon

By: Nora Roberts

#1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts presents a novel of redemption and suspense, as a woman haunted by the unsolved murder of her childhood friend returns to her small South Carolina hometown...Tory

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Who Moved My Cheese?

By: Spencer Johnson

THE #1 INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER WITH OVER 10 MILLION COPIES IN PRINT!A timeless business classic, Who Moved My Cheese? uses a simple parabel to reveal profound truths about dealing with change so that you can enjoy less stress and more success ...

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Dreamcatcher

By: Stephen King

From master storyteller Stephen King comes his classic #1 New York Times bestseller about four friends who encounter evil in the Maine woods.Twenty-five years ago, in their haunted hometown of Derry, Maine, four boys bravely stood together and saved a ...

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The Prayer of Jabez

By: Bruce Wilkinson

Dr. Bruce Wilkinson, president of Walk Thru the Bible Ministries, takes readers to 1 Chronicles 4:10 to discover how they can release God's miraculous power and experience the blessings God longs to give each of us.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

America

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Data Becker GmbH & Co. KG

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Antz Racing

Platform: Game Boy Color

Publisher: Electronic Arts, Light & Shadow Production

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Conflict Zone

Platform: Dreamcast, PlayStation 2, Windows

Genre: Real time strategy

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Cosmic Smash

Platform: Arcade, Dreamcast

Genre: Sports (Squash)

Publisher: Sega

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Crash Bandicoot: The Wrath of Cortex

Platform: PlayStation 2 GameCube Xbox

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Universal Interactive

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