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October 28th, 2003...

Today is Tuesday !

 Number-one song in the charts today

In the USA:

"Baby Boy"
by Beyoncé featuring Sean Paul

In the UK:
"Hole In The Head"
by Sugababes
 TIME Magazine cover this week

TIME Magazine: Inside the New SATs

(TIME Cover: October the 27th, 2003)

 Famous people born on the 28th of October:

1793 - Eliphalet Remington, American firearms manufacturer (d. 1861)
1885 (O.S.) - Velimir Khlebnikov, Russian poet (d. 1922)
1909 - Francis Bacon, Anglo-Irish painter (d. 1992)
1941 - Hank Marvin, English guitarist
1955 - Bill Gates, American software pioneer
1956 - Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, President of Iran
1963 - Eros Ramazzotti, Italian singer
1967 - Julia Roberts, American actres
1967 - Sophie, Hereditary Princess of Liechtenstein

 The Nobel Peace Prize 2003

Shirin Ebadi

for her efforts for democracy and human rights. She has focused especially on the struggle for the rights of women and children.


Photo: nobelprize.org

Oscar of the best picture in 2003

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
directed by Peter Jackson
with Elijah Wood (Frodo) and Ian McKellen (gandalf)

Designed in 2003

The Ondo sofa
by René Holten

Rolling Stone Magazine cover

Ashton Kutcher / Rolling Stone Magazine Vol. 923, May 29, 2003



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