Thursday 8 February 2001
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Suede Brooks .
In that special week of February people in US were listening to It Wasn't Me by Shaggy.
In UK Whole Again by Atomic Kitten was in the top 5 hits.
Sweet November, directed by Pat O'Connor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while House of Sand and Fog by Andre Dubus III was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rendevouz with Simi Garewal.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alone in the Dark: The New Nightmare or Batman: Gotham City Racer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 February 2001 ?
- Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
- Saint Jerome Emiliani.
- Saint Juventius
- Saint Mengold of Huy
- Saint Jacoba (d.1239)
- Slovenia - Pre?eren Day, the Slovenian cultural holiday.
- Boy Scouts of America - Scout Sunday; The Sunday preceding February 8 is designated as Scout Sunday and the following Saturday is designated as Scout Sabbath.
- Ivo Caprino: Norwegian film director and writer, best known for his puppet films.
- In Anaheim, California, Disney's California Adventure theme park opens, next to Disneyland. The 55-acre site includes three areas: Paradise Pier, Hollywood Pictures Backlot, and the Golden State. The theme park cost US$1.4 billion to build. Admission prices are US$43 for adults, and US$33 for children.
- Disney California Adventure Park opens to the public as part of the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 2001 ?
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