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Thursday 26 February 2004

It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jade and Erin Buckles and Brooke Kosinski. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Yeah! by Usher. In UK Take Me To The Clouds Above by LMC vs U2 was in the top 5 hits. EuroTrip, directed by Jeff Schaffer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004 while Hollywood Animal by Joe Eszterhas was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Pyjamas. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Advance Guardian Heroes or Codename: Panzers.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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


Directed by: Jeff Schaffer

Starring: Scott Mechlowicz, Jacob Pitts, Michelle Trachtenberg

Country: United States

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50 First Dates

Directed by: Peter Segal

Starring: Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, Rob Schneider

Country: United States

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The Butterfly Effect

Directed by: Eric Bress

Starring: Ashton Kutcher, Amy Smart, Melora Walters

Country: United States

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Directed by: James Wan

Starring: Cary Elwes, Leigh Whannell, Danny Glover

Country: United States

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The Machinist

Directed by: Brad Anderson

Starring: Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Aitana Snchez-Gijn

Country: United States

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TV Series

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


Starring: Janeane Garofalo, Joan Jett

Country: United States

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Garth Marenghi's Darkplace

Starring: Richard Ayoade, Matt Berry, Matthew Holness, Alice Lowe

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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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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Jacques Pépin: Fast Food My Way

Starring: Jacques Pepin

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 February 2004 ?

  • Blessed Edigna
  • Saint Mechtild (d. 1154)
  • Blessed Leo of Furnes (d. 1163)
  • Saint Victor
  • Saint Alexander of Alexandria
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Boris Trajkovski: Macedonian politician 2nd President of the Republic of Macedonia (d. 2004).
  • Shankarrao Chavan: Indian lawyer and politician Indian Minister of Finance (d. 2004).
  • Republic of Macedonia President Boris Trajkovski is killed in a plane crash near Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
  • Microsoft's Japan headquarters are raided on suspicion of violating anti-monopoly laws by the fair trade watchdog. (Mainichi)
  • IDF soldiers fire against protesters against the Israeli West Bank barrier killing two and injuring 20, several of them seriously. (CNN)
  • Expressions by Disney shareholders of a lack of confidence in its management continue. Five more state pension funds announced that they will not vote for the re-election of chairman (and chief executive) Michael Eisner at next week's meeting. These pension fundsnbsp– New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Virginianbsp– are following the lead of Californianbsp– CalPERS made its announcement to the same effect Wednesday. (TheStreet)
  • Russian President Vladimir Putin opens the Chita-to-Khabarovsk Amur Highway connecting the Russian Far East alongside the Pacific to the rest of the country. Construction of the highway was begun in 1978. (''Tri-Valley Herald'')

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  • Time: Surprising link between inflammation and medical conditions such as heart attacks, cancer, Alzheimer
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9975
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.752


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

Hollywood Animal

By: Joe Eszterhas

He spent his earliest years in post WWII–refugee camps. He came to America and grew up in Cleveland—stealing cars, rolling drunks, battling priests, nearly going to jail.

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The Last Juror

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERIn 1970, Willie Traynor comes to Clanton, Mississippi, in a Triumph Spitfire and a fog of vague ambitions. Within a year, the twenty-three-year-old finds himself the owner of Ford County’s only newspaper, famous for its well-crafted ...

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Divided In Death

By: J. D. Robb

The first hardcover in the series-now in paperback. The novel that brings it all together...

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Good To Great

By: Jim Collins

The Challenge:Built to Last, the defining management study of the nineties, showed how great companies triumph over time and how long-term sustained performance can be engineered into the DNA of an

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Advance Guardian Heroes

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Treasure, Ubisoft

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Platform: Macromedia Flash, Windows, Xbox 360 (XBLA), Mobile phone

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: PopCap Games Sorrent (Mobile version)

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Beats of Rage

Beats of Rage

Platform: Linux, MS-DOS, Microsoft Windows, Dreamcast, PlayStation 2, Xbox, PlayStation Portable, Wii, Android

Genre: Fighting

Bomberman Hardball

Bomberman Hardball

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Party, Puzzle

Publisher: Ubisoft

Codename: Panzers

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time tactics

Publisher: cdv Software Entertainment

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