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Tuesday 31 August 2004

It was Tuesday, 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 Lean Back by Terror Squad. In UK Thunderbirds / 3AM by Busted was in the top 5 hits. Collateral, directed by Michael Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004 while Eats, Shoots & Leaves by Lynne Truss was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Immortal Yi Soon-shin. If you liked videogames you were probably playing D-Day or Darkstalkers Chronicle: The Chaos Tower.
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 ?

Spy

Starring: Paul Brightwell, Mike Baker, Harry Ferguson, John Potter

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Entourage

Written by: Doug Ellin

Starring: Kevin Connolly, Adrian Grenier, Kevin Dillon, Jerry Ferrara

Country: United States

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Dr. G: Medical Examiner

Starring: Jan C. Garavaglia, Jeff Colt, Sandy Ludwig

Country: United States

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Bodies

Written by: Jed Mercurio

Starring: Tamzin Malleson, Max Beesley, Keith Allen, Patrick Baladi

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Derren Brown: Trick of the Mind

Starring: Derren Brown

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Movies

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

Collateral

Directed by: Michael Mann

Starring: Tom Cruise, Jamie Foxx, Jada Pinkett Smith

Country: United States

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I, Robot

Directed by: Alex Proyas

Starring: Will Smith, Bridget Moynahan, Bruce Greenwood

Country: United States

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The Bourne Supremacy

Directed by: Paul Greengrass

Starring: Matt Damon, Franka Potente, Joan Allen

Country: United States

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A Cinderella Story

Directed by: Mark Rosman

Starring: Hilary Duff, Chad Michael Murray, Jennifer Coolidge

Country: United States

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Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

Directed by: Adam McKay

Starring: Will Ferrell, Christina Applegate, Steve Carell

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 31 August 2004 ?

Holidays:
  • Trinidad and Tobago - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1962)
  • Kyrgyzstan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
  • Malaysia - Hari Merdeka, a National Day (independence within the Commonwealth, 1957)
  • Moldova: Day of Our Language (Limba Noastra)
  • Calendar of Saints - Saint Aidan of Lindisfarne, San Abbondio, Saint Raymond Nonnatus
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Carl Wayne: English singer and actor (The Move The Hollies and The Vikings) (d. 2004).

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Sport Games on 31 August 2004

Championship
Football (United Kingdom)
  • QPR - Sheffield United : 0 - 1
  • Reading - Sunderland : 1 - 0
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League 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Chesterfield - Port Vale : 1 - 0
  • Hull - Bradford : 0 - 1
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League 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Shrewsbury - Cheltenham : 2 - 0
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 2004?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: How to Live to Be 100 -- Aug. 30, 2004
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10006
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Saving the Big Cats -- Aug. 23, 2004

Books

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

Eats, Shoots & Leaves

By: Lynne Truss

The spirited and scholarly #1 New York Times bestseller combines boisterous history with grammar how-to’s to show how important punctuation is in our world—period.

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Michael Moore Is A Big Fat Stupid White Man

By: David T. Hardy and Jason Clarke

Watching Michael Moore in action—passing off manipulating facts in Bowling for Columbine, spinning statistics in Stupid White Men and Dude, Where's My Country?,

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Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim

By: David Sedaris

David Sedaris plays in the snow with his sisters. He goes on vacation with his family. He gets a job selling drinks. He attends his brother's wedding.

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American Soldier

By: Tommy Franks with Malcolm McConnell

Liberty in Peril, 1850-1920 (Handlin, Oscar//Liberty in America, 1600 to the Present) 006039143X Collectible - Like New 02/12/2015

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Quest for Oz

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Quest for Oz

Platform: Mobile phone

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Indiagames

D-Day

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real Time Strategy

Publisher: O3 Entertainment

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Deep Labyrinth

Platform: Mobile phone, Nintendo DS

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: JP Interactive Brains; NA Atlus; EU 505 Games; AUS Atlus

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Darkstalkers Chronicle: The Chaos Tower

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Capcom

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Mario Power Tennis

Platform: GameCube, Wii

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Nintendo

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