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Tuesday 24 July 2001

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of July people in US were listening to U Remind Me by Usher. In UK Eternity / The Road To Mandalay by Robbie Williams was in the top 5 hits. Original Sin, directed by Michael Cristofer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001 while Rise To Rebellion by Jeff Shaara was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Mobile Suit Gundam. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arcanum: Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura or Ballistics.
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 ?

Mobile Suit Gundam

Written by: Yoshiyuki Tomino, Hajime Yatate

Starring: Tôru Furuya, Eric Schneider

Country: Japan

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Hell in the Pacific

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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State of Grace

Written by: Brenda Lilly, Hollis Rich

Starring: Mae Whitman, Faye Grant

Country: United States

Dragon Ball

Starring: Brice Armstrong, Victor Atelevich, Masako Nozawa, Jôji Yanami

Country: Japan

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Six Feet Under

Written by: Alan Ball

Starring: Peter Krause, Michael C. Hall, Frances Conroy, Lauren Ambrose

Country: United States

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Movies

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

Original Sin

Directed by: Michael Cristofer

Starring: Antonio Banderas, Angelina Jolie, Thomas Jane

Country: United States

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The Princess Diaries

Directed by: Garry Marshall

Starring: Julie Andrews, Anne Hathaway, Hector Elizondo

Country: United States

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Planet of the Apes

Directed by: Tim Burton

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Helena Bonham Carter, Tim Roth

Country: United States

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Jurassic Park III

Directed by: Joe Johnston

Starring: Sam Neill, William H. Macy, Ta Leoni

Country: United States

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Scary Movie 2

Directed by: Keenen Ivory Wayans

Starring: Anna Faris, Marlon Wayans, Anthony Acker

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 July 2001 ?

Holidays:
  • Utah - Pioneer Day (1847)
  • St. Ruffin
  • St. Wulfhad
  • St. David
  • St. Romanus, 2nd bishop of Rochester.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Georges Dor: Quebecois author, playwright, singer and songwriter (d. 2001).
Facts:
  • Bandaranaike Airport attack is carried out by 14 Tamil Tiger commandos, all died in this attack. They destroyed 11 Aircraft (mostly military) and damaged 15, there are no civilian casualties. This incident slowed down Sri Lankan economy.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Prehistoric apeman called Ardipithecus ramidus kadabba. Evolution of simians to humans. Inset: photo
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9801
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.605

Books

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

Rise To Rebellion

By: Jeff Shaara

Jeff Shaara dazzled readers with his bestselling novels Gods and Generals, The Last Full Measure, and Gone for Soldiers. Now the acclaimed author who illuminated the Civil War and the Mexican-American

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Stolen Lives

By: Malika Oufkir and Michèle Fitoussi

A gripping memoir that reads like a political thriller--the story of Malika Oufkir's turbulent and remarkable life. Born in 1953, Malika Oufkir was the eldest daughter of General Oufkir, the King

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Leap Of Faith

By: Danielle Steel

In her fifty-second bestselling novel, Danielle Steel weaves a compelling story of the power of lies, the misuse of trust--and of one woman's triumph over a devastating betrayal.Marie-Ange

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The Fourth Hand

By: John Irving

While reporting a story from India, New York journalist Patrick Wallingford inadvertently becomes his own headline when his left hand is eaten by a lion.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Arcanum: Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Sierra Entertainment

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Ballistics

Platform: Arcade, Linux, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Xicat Interactive (Microsoft Windows) Triotech (Arcade) Linux Game Publishing (Linux)

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Star Wars: Super Bombad Racing

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Kart racing

Publisher: LucasArts

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Clive Barker's Undying

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X

Genre: First-person shooter, survival horror

Publisher: EA Games

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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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