Monday 1 January 2001, NewYear’s Day
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 1, 2001). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Liam Flockhart .
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.
Temptation Island, directed by Joey Gosiengfiao, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while Maestro by Bob Woodward was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Division.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Wars Rogue Squadron II: Rogue Leader or Emperor: Battle for Dune.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 1 January 2001
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Which were the important events of 1 January 2001 ?
- Liam Flockhart: American adopted child, the son of actress Calista Flockhart, age 31.
- A black monolith—dubbed the Seattle Monolith—measuring approximately tall appears in Seattle, Washington's Magnuson Park, placed by an anonymous artist in reference to the movie ''2001: A Space Odyssey''.
- Greece adopts the euro as its currency. Greece joins euro (retrieved 3 Duly 2011)
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Sport Games on 1 January 2001
- Charlotte Hornets - Portland Trail Blazers : 67 - 89
- Houston Rockets - Minnesota Timberwolves : 96 - 106
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Birmingham - Nott'm Forest : 0 - 2
- Burnley - Wolves : 1 - 2
- Norwich - Blackburn : 1 - 1
- Portsmouth - Gillingham : 0 - 0
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Bournemouth - Luton : 3 - 2
- Brentford - Oxford : 3 - 0
- Bristol City - Cambridge : 6 - 2
- Bury - Rotherham : 0 - 0
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Brighton - Southend : 0 - 2
- Cardiff - Exeter : 6 - 1
- Scunthorpe - Macclesfield : 2 - 2
- Shrewsbury - Barnet : 3 - 2
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2001 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Destiny's Child - Independent Women Part I
- JAY-Z - I Just Wanna Love U (Give It 2 Me)
- Ms. Jackson - OutKast
- I Wish - R. Kelly
- Danger (Been So Long) - Mystikal Featuring Nivea
- My First Love - Avant Featuring KeKe Wyatt
- Musiq - Just Friends (Sunny)
- Public Announcement - Mamacita
- Bow Wow (That's My Name) - Lil Bow Wow
- Jaheim - Could It Be
Top #10 Latin songs
- Yo Te Amo - Chayanne
- Te Quise Olvidar - MDO
- A Puro Dolor - Son By Four
- Cuando Seas Mia - Son By Four
- Infiel - Rocio Durcal
- Por Amarte Asi - Cristian
- Juan Gabriel - Abrazame Muy Fuerte
- Y Sigues Siendo Tu [You're Still The One] - Rogelio Martinez "EL RM"
- Sin Tu Amor - Pedro Fernandez
- Elvis Crespo - Wow Flash!
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Daniel Bedingfield - Gotta Get Thru This
- Rui Da Silva featuring Cassandra - Touch Me
- Have You Ever - S Club 7
- It's The Way You Make Me Feel / Too Busy Thinking About My Baby - Steps
- Somethin' Stupid - Robbie Williams & Nicole Kidman
- Fragma featuring Maria Rubia - Everytime You Need Me
- Sophie Ellis Bextor - Murder On The Dancefloor
- Bob The Builder - Can We Fix It
- Eminem - Stan
- Riva featuring Dannii Minogue - Who Do You Love Now (Stringer)
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?