Friday 17 August 2001
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Fallin' by Alicia Keys.
In UK Eternal Flame by Atomic Kitten was in the top 5 hits.
Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, directed by Kevin Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while The Prayer of Jabez by Bruce Wilkinson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Have a look at the old newspapers from 17 August 2001 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
State of Grace
Which were the important events of 17 August 2001 ?
- Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
- Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2001 ?
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What news were making the headlines those days in August 2001?
- EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.609
- Time: John F. Kennedy & fiancee Jacqueline Bouvier. Inset:s: Kathleen Kennedy Townsend by Diana Walker
- SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9804
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Breaking Through to the Blessed Life The BreakThrough SeriesA New York Times Bestseller Do you want to be extravagantly blessed by God? Are you ready to reach for the extraordinary? To ask God for the abundant blessings He longs to ...
President Jack Ryan faces a world crisis. (P, Berkley)
From #1 New York Times bestselling author Sandra Brown comes another masterful creation, a riveting novel of suspense, revenge, and unpredictable twists and turns...Identical twins Melina and Gillian Lloyd haven't considered switching places since childhood.
With Who Moved My Cheese? Dr. Spencer Johnson realizes the need for finding the language and tools to deal with change--an issue that makes all of us nervous and uncomfortable.Most
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Tell the world why 17 August 2001 is such a special date for you!