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Friday 26 December 2003

It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Hey Ya! by OutKast. In UK Leave Right Now by Will Young was in the top 5 hits. The Dreamers, directed by Bernardo Bertolucci, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003 while Trojan Odyssey by Clive Cussler was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Jacques Pépin: Fast Food My Way. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Green Eggs And Ham or Batman: Dark Tomorrow.
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 ?

Jacques Pépin: Fast Food My Way

Starring: Jacques Pepin

Country: United States

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Travel in Style

Country: United States

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Gardening by the Yard

Country: United States

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Arrested Development

Written by: Mitchell Hurwitz

Starring: Jason Bateman, Portia de Rossi, Will Arnett, Michael Cera

Country: United States

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The Secret Life of...

Starring: Jim O'Connor

Country: United States

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Movies

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

Cheaper by the Dozen

Directed by: Shawn Levy

Starring: Steve Martin, Bonnie Hunt, Hilary Duff

Country: United States

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Cold Mountain

Directed by: Anthony Minghella

Starring: Jude Law, Nicole Kidman, Rene Zellweger

Country: United States

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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Directed by: Peter Jackson

Starring: Elijah Wood, Viggo Mortensen, Ian McKellen

Country: United States

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Peter Pan

Directed by: P.J. Hogan

Starring: Jeremy Sumpter, Jason Isaacs, Olivia Williams

Country: United States

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Something's Gotta Give

Directed by: Nancy Meyers

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Diane Keaton, Keanu Reeves

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 December 2003 ?

Holidays:
  • First day of Kwanzaa
  • Australia - Proclamation Day (South Australian public holiday), for the foundation of the Australian state of South Australia on December 28, 1836 but commemorated on this day.
  • Wrenboys celebrate Wren in Ireland
  • Period of Ursids meteor shower ends about this day
  • Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia - Tsunami Awareness Day/Tsunami Memorial (or Remembrance) Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • A magnitude 6.6 earthquake devastates southeast Iranian city of Bam, killing tens of thousands and destroying the citadel of Arg-e Bam.
  • David Bieber is arrested on suspicion of the Boxing Day police shootings in Leeds.
  • British Airways Flight 223, a Boeing 747-400 flying from London Heathrow to Washington Dulles, is escorted into Dulles Airport by F-16 fighter jets after intelligence reports of terrorists trying to board the jet and use it in a terrorist attack.
  • Parts of the UK are left without power on New Year's Eve due to wintry weather including blizzards and thunderstorms.

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Sport Games on 26 December 2003

Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Cardiff - Walsall : 0 - 1
  • Coventry - Sheffield United : 0 - 1
  • Crewe - Burnley : 3 - 1
  • Crystal Palace - Millwall : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of 26 December 2003
Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Blackpool - Tranmere : 2 - 1
  • Bournemouth - Plymouth : 0 - 2
  • Brentford - Bristol City : 1 - 2
  • Brighton - Wycombe : 4 - 0
See all Football game results of 26 December 2003
Division 3
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Boston - Lincoln : 0 - 1
  • Bristol Rvs - Northampton : 1 - 2
  • Bury - Carlisle : 1 - 3
  • Cambridge - Southend : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of 26 December 2003
Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Arsenal - Wolves : 3 - 0
  • Birmingham - Man City : 2 - 1
  • Blackburn - Middlesbrough : 2 - 2
  • Charlton - Chelsea : 4 - 2
See all Football game results of 26 December 2003

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 2003?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.743744
  • Time: We Got Him' re Saddam Hussein in custody. no credit
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9967

Books

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

Trojan Odyssey

By: Clive Cussler

Long hailed as the grand master of adventure fiction, Clive Cussler has continued to astound with the intricate plotting and astonishing set pieces of his novels.

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Skipping Christmas

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERImagine a year without Christmas. No crowded malls, no corny office parties, no fruitcakes, no unwanted presents. That’s just what Luther and Nora Krank have in mind when they decide that, just this once, they’ll skip ...

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Safe Harbour

By: Danielle Steel

In her fifty-ninth bestselling novel, Danielle Steel tells an unforgettable story of survival...of how two people who lost everything find hope...and

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The Five People You Meet In Heaven

By: Mitch Albom

A specially produced paperback edition--with flaps--of the phenomenal #1 New York Times bestseller, that has sold more than six million copies in hardcover Eddie is a grizzled war veteran who feels trapped in a meaningless life of fixing rides at ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Alter Echo

Platform: PlayStation 2, Xbox

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: THQ

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Amped 2

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Extreme sports

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

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Green Eggs And Ham

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Publisher: NewKidCo

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Batman: Dark Tomorrow

Platform: Xbox, GameCube

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Kemco Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment DC Comics

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Beatmania IIDX 9th Style

Platform: Arcade & Sony PlayStation 2

Genre: Music

Publisher: KCET

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