Sunday April 01, 2001
US date format: 4/1/2001, UK date format: 1/4/2001
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see zodiac on April 1, 2001). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Angel by Shaggy.
In UK What Took You So Long? by Emma Bunton was in the top 5 hits.
Blow, directed by Ted Demme, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while The Villa by Nora Roberts was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Soledad.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Europa Universalis II or Batman: Vengeance.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 01, 2001?
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- Saint Hugh of Grenoble
- Orissa - a state in eastern India celebrates "Utkal Divas", its statehood day.
- India - Start of financial year.
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- An EP-3E United States Navy surveillance aircraft collides with a Chinese People's Liberation Army Shenyang J-8 fighter jet. The Navy crew makes an emergency landing in Hainan, People's Republic of China and is detained.
- Same-sex marriage becomes legal in the Netherlands, the first country to allow it.
- The first legal same-sex marriage in the Netherlands is celebrated.
- An EP-3E United States Navy spy plane collides with a Chinese People's Liberation Army fighter jet.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 01, 2001?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
Sport Games on April 01, 2001
- Boston Celtics - Charlotte Hornets : 79 - 80
- Dallas Mavericks - Sacramento Kings : 119 - 107
- Golden State Warriors - Detroit Pistons : 87 - 104
- Houston Rockets - New Jersey Nets : 98 - 101
- Indiana Pacers - Philadelphia 76ers : 93 - 104
Serie AItalian Football
- Atalanta - Napoli : 1 - 1
- Juventus - Brescia : 1 - 1
- Milan - Lazio : 1 - 0
- Parma - Bologna : 0 - 0
- Perugia - Inter : 2 - 3
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Aalst - Mechelen : 1 - 3
- Beveren - Louvieroise : 0 - 1
- Charleroi - Standard : 2 - 3
- Harelbeke - Genk : 1 - 2
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bochum - Cottbus : 1 - 0
- Kaiserslautern - Dortmund : 1 - 4
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on April 01, 2001?
On April 01, 2001 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is April 01, 2001?
On April 01, 2001 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on April 01, 2001?
On April 01, 2001 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 01, 2001?
On April 01, 2001 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on April 01, 2001?
On April 01, 2001 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people died on April 01, 2001?
Famous people died on April 01, 2001 include, Olivia Barclay, Trinh Cong Son, Jo-Jo Moore.
What was the number one song in April 01, 2001?
The number one song in the week of April 01, 2001 was Angel by Shaggy in US and What Took You So Long? by Emma Bunton in UK.
What were the top hits on April 01, 2001?
The top hits on April 01, 2001 were Angel by Shaggy, Butterfly by Crazy Town, All For You by Janet in US and What Took You So Long? by Emma Bunton, It Wasn't Me by Shaggy featuring Rikrok, All For You by Janet Jackson in UK.