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Saturday 21 December 2002

It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Lose Yourself by Eminem. In UK Cheeky Song (Touch My Bum) by Cheeky Girls was in the top 5 hits. 25th Hour, directed by Spike Lee, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while Prey by Michael Crichton was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching I Love the '80s. If you liked videogames you were probably playing DDRMAX2 Dance Dance Revolution 7thMix or Dark Chronicle.
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 ?

I Love the '80s

Starring: Andrew Dice Clay, Soleil Moon Frye, Traci Lords, Bret Michaels

Country: United States

The Life of Mammals

Starring: David Attenborough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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3-South

Written by: Mark Hentemann

Starring: Brian Posehn, Mark Hentemann

Country: United States

Top Gear

Starring: Richard Hammond, Jeremy Clarkson, James May, Ben Collins

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Scratch & Burn

Written by: Jordan Allen-Dutton, GQ, J.A.Q., Erik Weiner

Starring: Parker Shipp, Elizabeth Wittelsbach

Country: United States

Movies

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

25th Hour

Directed by: Spike Lee

Starring: Edward Norton, Barry Pepper, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Country: United States

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Catch Me If You Can

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks, Christopher Walken

Country: United States

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Chicago

Directed by: Rob Marshall

Starring: Rene Zellweger, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Richard Gere

Country: United States

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Star Trek: Nemesis

Directed by: Stuart Baird

Starring: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner

Country: United States

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Gangs of New York

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Cameron Diaz, Daniel Day-Lewis

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 December 2002 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
  • Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • In the Côte d'Ivoire, units of the French Foreign Legion, based at the city of Duekoue on Sassandra River have come into contact with rebels advancing southward from the city of Man. Colonel Emmanuel Maurin, commander of the French force, states ampquotBetween what we have here and the river, they shall not pass.ampquot
  • South Korean President-elect Roh Moo-hyun states that he will visit Washington after receiving an invitation from President George W. Bush. During his campaign, Roh stated he would not visit simply for a White House ampquotphoto op.ampquot

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Sport Games on 21 December 2002

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Modena - Udinese : 0 - 1
  • Torino - Roma : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of 21 December 2002
Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Anderlecht - Beveren : 7 - 1
  • Bergen - Louvieroise : 1 - 3
  • Charleroi - Westerlo : 1 - 0
  • Gent - Genk : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of 21 December 2002
La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Ath Bilbao - Alaves : 2 - 0
  • Ath Madrid - Santander : 1 - 2
  • Celta - Villarreal : 3 - 1
  • Malaga - Real Madrid : 2 - 3
See all Football game results of 21 December 2002
La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • Almeria - Elche : 0 - 3
  • Compostela - Albacete : 3 - 3
  • Ferrol - Poli Ejido : 1 - 1
  • Murcia - Cordoba : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 21 December 2002

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Books

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

Midnight Bayou

By: Nora Roberts

#1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts presents a novel set deep in the bayou of Louisiana—where the only witness to a long-ago tragedy is a once-grand house…Declan Fitzgerald had always been the family maverick, but even he couldn't ...

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Four Blind Mice

By: James Patterson

On the verge of resigning from the D.C. police force, Detective Alex Cross knows he can't refuse this case. His partner John Sampson has a friend who has been framed for murder and is facing the gas chamber.

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Prey

By: Michael Crichton

Michael Crichton's Prey is a terrifying page-turner that masterfully combines a heart–pounding thriller with cutting-edge technology.Deep in the Nevada desert, the Xymos Corporation has built a state-of-the-art fabrication plant, surrounded by miles and miles of nothing but cactus and coyotes.

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Bush at War

By: Bob Woodward

Bush at War reveals in stunning detail how an untested president with a sweeping vision for remaking the world and war cabinet members often at odds with each other responded to the September 11 terrorist attacks and prepared to confront ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

DDRMAX2 Dance Dance Revolution 7thMix

DDRMAX2 Dance Dance Revolution 7thMix

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation 2

Genre: Music, Exercise

Publisher: Konami

Disney Sports Skateboarding

Platform: Game Boy Advance, Nintendo GameCube

Genre: Sports (skateboarding)

Publisher: Konami

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SpongeBob SquarePants: Employee of the Month

Platform: PC

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: THQ

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Dark Chronicle

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Action role-playing game

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

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Ashen Empires

Ashen Empires

Platform: Windows

Genre: MMORPG

Publisher: Pixel Mine(current), Iron Will Games (former), Asylumsoft Inc. (original), TKO Games (former)


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