Thursday 21 June 2001
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Eleanor Cox and Alexandra Obolentseva.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Lady Marmalade by Christina Aguilera.
In UK Angel by Shaggy featuring Rayvon was in the top 5 hits.
A.I. Artificial Intelligence, directed by Steven Spielberg, 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.
On TV people were watching State of Grace.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Baldur's Gate II: Throne of Bhaal or X-Men: Reign of Apocalypse.
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- Souad Hosni: Egyptian actress (Born 1942).
- A federal grand jury in Alexandria, Virginia, indicts 13 Saudis and a Lebanese in the 1996 bombing of the Khobar Towers in Saudi Arabia that killed 19 American servicemen.
- The world's longest train is set up by BHP Iron Ore and is recorded going between Newman and Port Hedland in Western Australia (a distance of 275ampnbspkm, or 170ampnbspmiles) and the train consists of 682 loaded iron ore wagons and 8 GE AC6000CW locomotives, giving a gross weight of almost 100,000 tonnes and moves 82,262 tonnes of ore the train is long.
- Total solar eclipse
- Died: Actor Carroll O'Connor dies aged 76.
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