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Thursday 20 July 2006

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of July people in US were listening to Promiscuous by Nelly Furtado. In UK Hips Don't Lie by Shakira featuring Wyclef Jean was in the top 5 hits. Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, directed by Adam McKay, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006 while The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching World Series of Pop Culture. If you liked videogames you were probably playing bit Generations or Dawn of Mana.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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

Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby

Directed by: Adam McKay

Starring: Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, Sacha Baron Cohen

Country: United States

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The Merry Jail

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Harry Liedtke, Ossi Oswalda, Emil Jannings

Country: United States

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The Devil Wears Prada

Directed by: David Frankel

Starring: Anne Hathaway, Meryl Streep, Adrian Grenier

Country: United States

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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

Directed by: Gore Verbinski

Starring: Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley

Country: United States

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Directed by: Frank Coraci

Starring: Adam Sandler, Kate Beckinsale, Christopher Walken

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

World Series of Pop Culture

Starring: Pat Kiernan, Erin Payton, Lisa Guerrero

Country: United States

The Lab

Written by: Darrel Bristow-Bovey, Charlie Sapadin, Richard Beynon

Starring: Fana Mokoena, Mothusi Magano, Graham Hopkins, Terence Bridgett

Country: South Africa

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Three Sheets

Starring: Zane Lamprey, Stephen McKenna

Country: United States

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The Singing Estate

Starring: Ivor Setterfield, Queen Elizabeth II, Christine Roberts, John Suchet

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Vanity High

Starring: Bianca Noelle, April Sadowski, Dennis Toledo, Joshua Lee

Country: Canada

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 July 2006 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Jerome Aemiliani
  • St. Rufina
  • St. Flavian
  • St. Justa
  • St. Margaret of Antioch
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Ethiopian troops enter Somalian territory.
  • 2006 Israel-Lebanon conflict:
  • Two Israeli Apache helicopters collide, leaving five injured. A pilot has reportedly died. (National Nine News)
  • Iran states that it is determined to produce nuclear fuel on its territory. It will respond officially to a Western incentive package on August 22, 2006. (Reuters)
  • Internet censorship: In India, public outcry at the recent blocking of some blogs results in a statement by that country's government that the occurrence was a ampquottechnological error,ampquot and that immediate steps will be taken to resolve the issue. (IHT)

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Yung Joc - It's Goin' Down
  2. Snap Yo Fingers - Lil Jon Featuring E-40 & Sean Paul Of The YoungBloodZ
  3. LeToya - Torn
  4. So What - Field Mob Featuring Ciara
  5. T.I. - Why You Wanna
  6. Enough Cryin - Mary J. Blige Featuring Brook-Lyn
  7. Shoulder Lean - Young Dro Featuring T.I.
  8. Deja Vu - Beyonce Featuring Jay Z
  9. Cassie - Me & U
  10. Do It To It - Cherish Featuring Sean Paul Of The YoungBloodZ
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Angelito - Don Omar
  2. Down - RKM & Ken-Y
  3. Hips Don't Lie - Shakira Featuring Wyclef Jean
  4. Caile - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
  5. No, No, No - Thalia Featuring Anthony "Romeo" Santos
  6. Machucando - Daddy Yankee
  7. Mariano Barba - Aliado Del Tiempo
  8. Joan Sebastian - Mas Alla Del Sol
  9. Me Voy - Julieta Venegas
  10. Diganle - Conjunto Primavera

Books

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

The Da Vinci Code

By: Dan Brown

PREMIUM MASS MARKET EDITION #1 Worldwide Bestseller—More Than 80 Million Copies Sold As millions of readers around the globe have already discovered, The Da Vinci Code is a reading experience unlike any other.

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Baby Proof

By: Emily Giffin

A novel that explores the question: Is there ever a deal-breaker when it comes to true love?Claudia Parr has everything going for her.

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At Risk

By: Patricia Cornwell

A Massachusetts state investigator is called home from Knoxville, Tennessee, where he is completing a course at the National Forensic Academy. His boss, the district attorney, attractive but hard-charging, is planning to

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The Lincoln Lawyer

By: Michael Connell

Attorney gets his first high-paying client, trouble starts; movie. (E, Little, Brown)

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Army Men: Major Malfunction

Platform: PlayStation 2 Xbox

Genre: Action Shooter

Publisher: Global Star Software

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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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bit Generations

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action, puzzle

Publisher: Nintendo

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Agatha Christie: Murder on the Orient Express

Platform: Windows

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: The Adventure Company

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Dawn of Mana

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Square Enix

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