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Saturday 20 October 2001

It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Shon Burnett . In that special week of October people in US were listening to I'm Real by Jennifer Lopez. In UK Can't Get You Out Of My Head by Kylie Minogue was in the top 5 hits. Serendipity, directed by Peter Chelsom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001 while Roses Are Red by James Patterson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Pardon the Interruption. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Aidyn Chronicles: The First Mage or Ford Racing.
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TV Series

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

Pardon the Interruption

Starring: Tony Reali, Michael Wilbon, Tony Kornheiser

Country: United States

The Isaac Mizrahi Show

Starring: John Leguizamo

Country: United States

Next Big Star

Starring: Malese Jow, Ed McMahon, Joseph Neibich

Country: United States

Coupling

Starring: Jack Davenport, Gina Bellman, Sarah Alexander, Kate Isitt

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Let's Bowl

Starring: Steve Sedahl, Rich Kronfeld, Drew Jansen, Amanda Brewer

Country: United States

Movies

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

Serendipity

Directed by: Peter Chelsom

Starring: John Cusack, Kate Beckinsale, Jeremy Piven

Country: United States

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Training Day

Directed by: Antoine Fuqua

Starring: Denzel Washington, Ethan Hawke, Scott Glenn

Country: United States

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The Royal Tenenbaums

Directed by: Wes Anderson

Starring: Gene Hackman, Gwyneth Paltrow, Anjelica Huston

Country: United States

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Mulholland Dr.

Directed by: David Lynch

Starring: Naomi Watts, Laura Harring, Justin Theroux

Country: United States

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Amélie

Directed by: Jean-Pierre Jeunet

Starring: Audrey Tautou, Mathieu Kassovitz, Rufus

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 October 2001 ?

Holidays:
  • October 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day - the B�b
  • French Republican Calendar - Orge (Barley) Day, twenty-ninth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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Facts:
  • The Concert for New York City, "a celebration of the strength, resilience, and pride of New York and America" is held, featuring performances by The Who, Paul McCartney, David Bowie, Backstreet Boys, Billy Joel, Destiny's Child, Eric Clapton, Adam Sandler, Bon Jovi, Elton John and many more.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.621
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Facing the Fury -- Oct. 15, 2001
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9813

Books

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

Roses Are Red

By: James Patterson

In this heart-pounding new thriller, Detective Alex Cross pursues the most brilliant killer he's ever confronted, a mysterious criminal who calls himself the Mastermind. In a series of crimes that has stunned Washington, D.C.,

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The Corrections

By: Jonathan Franzen

Winner of the 2001 National Book Award for FictionAfter almost fifty years as a wife and mother, Enid Lambert is ready to have some fun. Unfortunately, her husband, Alfred, is losing his sanity to Parkinson's disease, and their children have ...

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A Bend in the Road

By: Nicholas Sparks

Miles Ryan's life seemed to end the day his wife was killed in a hit-and-run accident two years ago. As deputy sheriff of New Bern, North Carolina, he not only grieves for her and worries about their young son Jonah ...

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Cane River

By: Lalita Tademy

A New York Times bestseller and Oprah's Book Club Pick-the unique and deeply moving saga of four generations of African-American women whose journey from slavery to freedom begins on a Creole plantation in Louisiana.Beginning

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Aidyn Chronicles: The First Mage

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: THQ

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Diva Starz: Mall Mania

Platform: Game Boy Color

Genre: Action

Publisher: Vivendi Games

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Ms. Pac-Man: Quest for the Golden Maze

Platform: PC

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Infogrames

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David Beckham Soccer

Platform: PlayStation, PlayStation 2, Xbox, Game Boy Advance, Game Boy Color

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Rage Software Limited

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Ford Racing

Platform: PlayStation, PC, Macintosh, PlayStation Network, Arcade

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Empire Interactive (PlayStation) HME Inc. (Arcade) Feral Interactive (Mac OS X)

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