Wednesday 23 January 2002
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to U Got It Bad by Usher.
In UK Gotta Get Thru This by Daniel Bedingfield was in the top 5 hits.
The Count of Monte Cristo, directed by Kevin Reynolds, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002
while A Painted House by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 23 January 2002 ?
- Pie Day
- The Saddest day of the year is January 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). 
- Roman Catholic Church: Feast of Blessed Marianne of Molokai
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 23 January
- Paul Aars: American racecar driver (Born 1934).
- Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl is kidnapped in Pakistan, accused of being a US Central Intelligence Agency agent by his captors.
- ''American Taliban'' John Walker Lindh returns to the United States in FBI custody.
- Kenneth Lay, CEO of the bankrupt Enron Corporation, resigns.
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