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Thursday 21 February 2002

It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on February 21, 2002). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Prince Michael Jackson II and Michael Jackson. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Always On Time by Ja Rule. In UK Hero by Enrique Iglesias was in the top 5 hits. Monsieur Batignole, directed by Gérard Jugnot, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while John Adams by David McCullough was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching No Boundaries. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blinx: The Time Sweeper or Coloball 2002.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Monsieur Batignole

Directed by: Gérard Jugnot

Starring: Jules Sitruk, Gérard Jugnot, Michèle Garcia, Jean-Paul Rouve

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Was nicht passt, wird passend gemacht

Directed by: Peter Thorwarth

Starring: Peter Thorwarth, Ralf Richter, Hilmi Sözer, Willi Thomczyk

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Virginia's Run

Directed by: Peter Markle

Starring: Gabriel Byrne, Lindze Letherman, Rachel Skarsten, Joanne Whalley

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All About the Benjamins

Directed by: Kevin Bray

Starring: Ice Cube, Mike Epps, Tommy Flanagan, Carmen Chaplin

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The Man Without a Past

Directed by: Aki Kaurismäki

Starring: Markku Peltola, Kati Outinen, Annikki Tähti, Juhani Niemelä

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TV Series

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

No Boundaries

Directed by: Violet Mendoza

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Because I Said So

Directed by: Michael Lehmann

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Leap of Faith

Directed by: Richard Pearce

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Test Drive

Directed by: Lynne Vincent McCarthy

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Directed by: Eric Martin

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 February 2002 ?

  • Saint Pepin of Landen
  • Language Martyrs' Day - A day celebrated by Bengali speaking people for gaining right of mother tongue.
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Peter Damiani.
  • Saint Randoald
  • International Mother Language Day (UNESCO).
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on February 21, 2002 - Geocentric view

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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 2002 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Always On Time - Ja Rule Featuring Ashanti
  2. Michael Jackson - Butterflies
  3. Brandy - What About Us?
  4. Tweet - Oops (Oh My)
  5. Nothing In This World - KeKe Wyatt Featuring Avant
  6. Mr. Cheeks - Lights, Camera, Action!
  7. Ain't It Funny - Jennifer Lopez Featuring Ja Rule
  8. The Whole World - OutKast Featuring Killer Mike
  9. Faith Evans - I Love You
  10. Glenn Lewis - Don't You Forget It
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Flor Sin Retono - Charlie Zaa
  2. Shakira - Suerte [Whenever, Wherever]
  3. Como Duele - Luis Miguel
  4. Tantita Pena - Alejandro Fernandez
  5. Palomo - No Me Conoces Aun
  6. Necesidad - Alexandre Pires
  7. Liberacion - En La Misma Cama
  8. Estas Que Te Pelas - Intocable
  9. Toma Que Toma - Conchi Cortes
  10. Ana Gabriel - Huelo A Soledad


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

John Adams

By: David McCullough

The Pulitzer Prize–winning, bestselling biography of America’s founding father and second president that was the basis for the acclaimed HBO series, brilliantly told by master historian David McCullough.In

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Up Country

By: Nelson DeMille

The last thing Paul Brenner wanted to do was return to work for the Army's Criminal Investigative Division, an organization that thanked him for his many years of dedicated service by

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The Millionaires

By: Brad Meltzer

Two brothers. Three secret service agents. And millions for the taking. Charlie and Oliver Caruso are brothers who work at Greene and Greene, a private bank so exclusive there's a $2

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The Summons

By: John Grisham

Ray Atlee is a professor of law at the University of Virginia. He's forty-three, newly single, and still enduring the aftershocks of a surprise divorce. He has a younger brother, Forrest, who redefines the notion of a family's black sheep.And

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Astral Tournament

Astral Tournament

Platform: PC

Genre: Turn-based strategy, Collectible card game, Indie game

Publisher: Apus Software

Cubivore: Survival of the Fittest

Cubivore: Survival of the Fittest

Platform: GameCube

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: JP Nintendo; NA Atlus

Dropship: United Peace Force

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Combat flight simulator

Publisher: EU SCEE; NA BAM! Entertainment

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Blinx: The Time Sweeper

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

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Coloball 2002

Coloball 2002

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Enterbrain

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

The Glass House

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Captain Corelli's Mandolin

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The Sum of All Fears

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The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course

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