Monday 3 December 2001
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Family Affair by Mary J. Blige.
In UK Gotta Get Thru This by Daniel Bedingfield was in the top 5 hits.
Vanilla Sky, directed by Cameron Crowe, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while Skipping Christmas by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
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- International Day of Disabled Persons - 
- R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Francis Xavier; also Saint Birinus
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- Officials announce that one of the Taliban prisoners captured after the prison uprising at Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan is John Walker Lindh, an American citizen.
- The United States government indicts Zacarias Moussaoui for involvement in the September 11, 2001 attacks.
- Law enforcement raid members of DrinkOrDie in Operation Buccaneer.
- The Parliament of India is attacked 12 are killed. This brings India and Pakistan to the brink of war.
- U.S. President George W. Bush announces the United States' withdrawal from the 1972 Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty.
- Hamid Karzai is sworn in as head of the interim government in Afghanistan.
- A Paris–Miami, Florida flight is diverted to Boston, Massachusetts after passenger Richard Reid attempts to set his shoe, filled with explosives, on fire.
- The People's Republic of China is granted permanent normal trade status with the United States.
- Typhoon Vamei forms within 1.5 degrees of the equator. No other tropical cyclone in recorded history has come as close to the equator.
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