Friday 1 February 2002
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Joao Avila and Gregor Reynolds.
In that special week of February 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 The Cat Who Went Up The Creek by Lilian Jackson Braun was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Salvage Squad.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Astral Tournament or Enzai: Falsely Accused.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 February 2002 ?
- St. Brigid of Kildare - one of the three patron saints of Ireland, the others being St. Patrick and St. Columcille.
- In Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, the fictional character Willy Wonka gives an unprecedented tour of his chocolate factory on February 1 (year unspecified).
- Blessed Reginald of Sint-Gillis
- The start of LGBT History Month in the United Kingdom.
- The start of Black History Month in the United States.
- Imbolc - the first day of Spring in Ireland (Irish Calendar), one of the eight solar holidays in the Wheel of the Year.
- St. Veridiana
Famous Birthdays:01 February
- Hildegard Knef: German actress who had been in 56 films by 1978, most notably the movie "Fedora.
- Kidnapped Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl is murdered in Karachi, Pakistan.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 2002 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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Sport Games on 1 February 2002
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Reutlingen - Duisburg : 0 - 1
- Saarbrucken - Karlsruhe : 1 - 1
- Schweinfurt - Ein Frankfurt : 0 - 1
Serie BFootball (Italy)
- Pistoiese - Palermo : 0 - 2
- Nijmegen - Sparta : 1 - 1
Liga IFootball (Portugal)
- Boavista - Alverca : 2 - 0
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