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Tuesday 21 January 2003

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 21, 2003). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Lose Yourself by Eminem. In UK Sound Of The Underground by Girls Aloud was in the top 5 hits. The Life of David Gale, directed by Alan Parker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003 while Journals by Kurt Cobain was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Barbapapa autour du monde. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Shikigami no Shiro II or Atari - 80 Classic Games in One!.
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What the sky looked like on 21 January 2003

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Life of David Gale

Directed by: Alan Parker

Starring: Kevin Spacey, Kate Winslet, Laura Linney, Cleo King

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I'm Not Scared

Directed by: Gabriele Salvatores

Starring: Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, Dino Abbrescia, Giorgio Careccia, Riccardo Zinna

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Anatomie 2

Directed by: Stefan Ruzowitzky

Starring: Ariane Schnug, August Diehl, Herbert Knaup, Birgit von Rönn

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Directed by: William Byron Hillman

Starring: Gary Busey, Oz Perkins, Curtis Armstrong, Christopher Atkins

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The Sleeping Dictionary

Directed by: Guy Jenkin

Starring: Jessica Alba, Brenda Blethyn, Hugh Dancy, Bob Hoskins

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TV Series

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

Barbapapa autour du monde

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Fish Tales

Directed by: Alki David

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Directed by: Joyce Bernal

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Treasure Hunt

Directed by: John Paddy Carstairs

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Panique au village

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 January 2003 ?

  • National Hugging Day
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
  • Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
  • UN Arms Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Paul Haines: American-born Canadian poet (Born 1933).
  • A 7.6 magnitude earthquake strikes the Mexican state of Colima, killing 29 and leaving approximately 10,000 people homeless.
  • An earthquake hits Mexico that is 7.6 on the Richter scale. The center of the earthquake was on located on the Pacific coast, in the State of Colima. The earthquake was felt as far as in Mexico City.
  • Convicted cracker Kevin Mitnick is allowed to use a computer again.

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Sport Games on 21 January 2003

Division 2
Football (France)
  • Toulouse - Le Mans : 2 - 0
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Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Auxerre - Marseille : 0 - 0
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Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Notts County - Stockport : 3 - 2
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Division 3
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Macclesfield - Hartlepool : 0 - 1
  • Rochdale - Lincoln : 0 - 1
  • Scunthorpe - Exeter : 1 - 1
  • Southend - Oxford : 2 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 21, 2003 - Geocentric view

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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2003 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Aaliyah - Miss You
  2. B2K & P. Diddy - Bump, Bump, Bump
  3. R. Kelly - Ignition
  4. Love Of My Life (An Ode To Hip Hop) - Erykah Badu Featuring Common
  5. Air Force Ones - Nelly Featuring Kyjuan, Ali & Murphy Lee
  6. Dru Hill - I Should Be...
  7. 50 Cent - In Da Club
  8. Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott - Work It
  9. Fabulous - Jaheim Featuring Tha Rayne
  10. Mesmerize - Ja Rule Featuring Ashanti
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Ricardo Arjona - El Problema
  2. Suena - Intocable
  3. Seduceme - India
  4. Asi Es La Vida - Olga Tanon
  5. Que Me Quedes Tu - Shakira
  6. No Me Ensenaste - Thalia
  7. Enrique Iglesias - Quizas
  8. El Dolor De Tu Presencia - Jennifer Pena
  9. Es Por Ti - Juanes
  10. Juanes - A Dios Le Pido


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


By: Kurt Cobain

The lyrics notebook and personal journals of Kurt Cobain, iconic singer of the band Nirvana.Kurt Cobain filled dozens of notebooks with lyrics, drawings, and writings about his plans for Nirvana and

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Common Nonsense

By: Andy Rooney

Straight-talk and big laughs from the bestselling author of My War and Sincerely, Andy Rooney. Andy Rooney's Sunday evening observations on 60 Minutes are an American institution, shaping the way people

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By: Michael Crichton

In the Nevada desert, an experiment has gone horribly wrong. A cloud of nanoparticles—micro-robots—has escaped from the laboratory. This cloud is self-sustaining and self-reproducing. It is intelligent and learns from experience.

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Life of Pi

By: Yann Martel

The son of a zookeeper, Pi Patel has an encyclopedic knowledge of animal behavior and a fervent love of stories. When Pi is sixteen, his family emigrates from India to North America aboard a Japanese cargo ship, along with their ...

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Shikigami no Shiro II

Platform: Arcade Dreamcast GameCube PlayStation 2 Xbox Windows

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Kids Station, Taito, SourceNext, XS Games, Play It Games

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Bionicle: The Game

Platform: GameCube, Game Boy Advance, PlayStation 2, Xbox, Microsoft Windows, OS X

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Electronic Arts; Lego Interactive; Feral Interactive; (OS X)

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Curse: The Eye of Isis

Platform: Xbox PC PlayStation 2

Genre: Survival horror

Publisher: NA DreamCatcher Interactive; EU Wanadoo

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Atari - 80 Classic Games in One!

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Compilation

Publisher: Atari, Inc. (CD-ROM) Atari, SA/Atari Interactive, Inc. (download version)

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The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius: Jet Fusion

Platform: GameCube PlayStation 2 Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: THQ

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Home videos

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

Rabbit-Proof Fence

Format: VHS and DVD release

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A Bug's Life

Format: Collector's Edition DVD release

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Gods and Generals

Format: VHS and DVD release

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