Saturday 5 May 2001
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of May people in US were listening to All For You by Janet.
In UK It Wasn't Me by Shaggy featuring Rikrok was in the top 5 hits.
The Mummy Returns, directed by Stephen Sommers, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while On the Street Where You Live by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Battlefront.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing AirBlade or Airburst.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Or have a look at the whole 2001.
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Which were the important events of 5 May 2001 ?
- Martyrs Neophytos, Gaius and Gaianus
- Euthymios the Wonderworker
- Barlaam of Serpukhov
- Martin and Heraclius of Illyria
- Eulogios the Confessor
- New Martyr Ephraim of Nea Makri
- Albania: Martyrs' Day.
- Great Martyr Irene
- Roly Poly of Georgia.
- Saint Aventinus (d. 1189)
- Ethiopia: Liberation Day (1941).
- International Midwives Day.
- Adrian of Monzensk
- South Korea: Children's Day.
- Guyana: Indian Immigration Day (1838).
- Council of Europe: Europe Day.
- International No Pants Day.
- Hong Kong, Macau, South Korea and Taiwan (2006): Buddha's Birthday.
- Japan: Tango no Sekku (Boy's Day) or Kodomo no hi (Children's Day).
- Mexico and (informally) the United States: Cinco de Mayo (1862).
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 05 May
- Raymond Kessler: American midget wrestler.
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Make this date unforgettable
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?