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Monday 26 August 2002

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Dilemma by Nelly. In UK Colourblind by Darius was in the top 5 hits. City of God, directed by Fernando Meirelles, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while Summer Pleasures by Nora Roberts was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching A Guy and a Girl. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cherry Petals Fall Like Teardrops or Bruce Lee: Quest of the Dragon.
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TV Series

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

Food Heroes

Starring: Rick Stein, Chalky, Prince Charles

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Contest Searchlight

Written by: Jim Serpico

Starring: Lenny Clarke, Amber Gross, Denis Leary, Michael Lombardi

Country: United States

Madness Combat

Country: United States

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Studio A Entertainment

Starring: Chris McCrackin, Xai Homechan, Joanna Fang, Charlene Griffin

Country: United States

Boston 24/7

Country: United States

Movies

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

City of God

Directed by: Fernando Meirelles

Starring: Alexandre Rodrigues, Matheus Nachtergaele, Leandro Firmino

Country: United States

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Mother India

Directed by: Mehboob

Starring: Nargis, Sunil Dutt, Rajendra Kumar

Country: United States

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xXx

Directed by: Rob Cohen

Starring: Vin Diesel, Asia Argento, Marton Csokas

Country: United States

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Signs

Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan

Starring: Mel Gibson, Joaquin Phoenix, Rory Culkin

Country: United States

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Austin Powers in Goldmember

Directed by: Jay Roach

Starring: Mike Myers, Beyonc Knowles, Seth Green

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 August 2002 ?

Holidays:
  • RC saints - St Zephyrinus, Saint Ninian, David Lewis (one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales)
  • Namibia - Namibia Day or Heroes' Day
  • Zanzibar - Sultan's Birthday
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Éric Gagné, former three-time All-Star Major League Baseball closer and 2003 NL Cy Young Award winner, begins his MLB-record streak of 84 consective games saved.

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Sport Games on 26 August 2002

Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Aachen - FC Koln : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 26 August 2002
Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Brighton - Walsall : 0 - 2
  • Gillingham - Preston : 1 - 1
  • Grimsby - Portsmouth : 0 - 1
  • Ipswich - Bradford : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 26 August 2002
Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barnsley - Notts County : 0 - 0
  • Blackpool - Oldham : 0 - 0
  • Brentford - Swindon : 3 - 1
  • Cardiff - Luton : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 26 August 2002
Division 3
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Bury - Shrewsbury : 4 - 3
  • Exeter - Torquay : 1 - 2
  • Hartlepool - Hull : 2 - 0
  • Leyton Orient - Kidderminster : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 26 August 2002

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 2002?

  • Time: The Earth in the center of a flower. Preservation of the planet's ecosystems and climate.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9866
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.668669

Books

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

Mercy

By: Julie Garwood

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Heartbreaker comes a thrilling novel of passion and obsession featuring attorney Theo Buchanan.Like his FBI agent brother Nick, Theo Buchanan is devoted to his crime-fighting career.

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Partner In Crime

By: J. A. Jance

For the first time, critically acclaimed, New York Times bestselling suspense master J. A. Jance brings together her two most beloved creations: Arizona sheriff Joanna Brady and Seattle investigator J.P.

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Summer Pleasures

By: Nora Roberts

Second Nature Getting an exclusive interview with notoriously reclusive horror writer Hunter Brown was all Celebrity magazine reporter Lee Radcliffe ever wanted. And when Hunter agrees to the interview on the condition that Lee conduct it on a camping trip, ...

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The Lovely Bones

By: Alice Sebold

When we first meet 14-year-old Susie Salmon, she is already in heaven. This was before milk carton photos and public service announcements, she tells us; back in 1973, when Susie mysteriously disappeared, people still believed these things didn't happen.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cherry Petals Fall Like Teardrops

Cherry Petals Fall Like Teardrops

Platform: PC

Genre: Romance, Harem

Publisher: BasiL

Dance Dance Revolution Extreme

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation 2

Genre: Music, Exercise

Publisher: Konami

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Demon Front

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: IGS

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Bruce Lee: Quest of the Dragon

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Universal Interactive Inc.

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Pac-Man Fever

Platform: Nintendo GameCube PlayStation 2

Genre: Party

Publisher: Namco

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