Thursday 1 February 2001
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of February people in US were listening to It Wasn't Me by Shaggy.
In UK Touch Me by Rui Da Silva featuring Cassandra was in the top 5 hits.
In the Mood for Love, directed by Kar Wai Wong, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while The Brethren by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rendevouz with Simi Garewal.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing C-12: Final Resistance or Lego Racers 2.
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Which were the important events of 1 February 2001 ?
- St. Brigid of Kildare - one of the three patron saints of Ireland, the others being St. Patrick and St. Columcille.
- In Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, the fictional character Willy Wonka gives an unprecedented tour of his chocolate factory on February 1 (year unspecified).
- Blessed Reginald of Sint-Gillis
- The start of LGBT History Month in the United Kingdom.
- The start of Black History Month in the United States.
- Imbolc - the first day of Spring in Ireland (Irish Calendar), one of the eight solar holidays in the Wheel of the Year.
- St. Veridiana
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- Andre D'Allemagne: Quebec teacher, political observer and essayist (Born 1929).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 2001 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Rui Da Silva featuring Cassandra - Touch Me
- Bob The Builder - Can We Fix It
- Fragma featuring Maria Rubia - Everytime You Need Me
- It's The Way You Make Me Feel / Too Busy Thinking About My Baby - Steps
- Eminem - Stan
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