Friday 26 January 2001
It was Friday, 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 Independent Women Part I by Destiny's Child.
In UK Touch Me by Rui Da Silva featuring Cassandra was in the top 5 hits.
In the Mood for Love, directed by Kar Wai Wong, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while The Brethren by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 26 January 2001 ?
- Roman Empire - third day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra.
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Timothy and Titus
- Saint Paula
- Saint Alberic
- Margaret of Hungary
- International Holocaust Remembrance Day
- Uganda - Liberation Day.
- India - Republic Day - One of only three state holidays in India, celebrated with pomp and a military parade in New Delhi.
- International Customs Day.
- Australia - Australia Day.
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 26 January
- Al McGuire: American athlete, a pro basketball player for the New York Knicks and the Baltimore Bullets.
- An earthquake hits Gujarat, India, causing more than 20,000 deaths.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2001 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Shaggy - It Wasn't Me
- OutKast - Ms. Jackson
- Jennifer Lopez - Love Don't Cost A Thing
- Lenny Kravitz - Again
- matchbox twenty - If You're Gone
- Faith Hill - The Way You Love Me
- Destiny's Child - Independent Women Part I
- Creed - With Arms Wide Open
- Mya - Case Of The Ex (Whatcha Gonna Do)
- Dream - He Loves U Not
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Rui Da Silva featuring Cassandra - Touch Me
- Bob The Builder - Can We Fix It
- Fragma featuring Maria Rubia - Everytime You Need Me
- It's The Way You Make Me Feel / Too Busy Thinking About My Baby - Steps
- Eminem - Stan
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?