Tuesday 2 January 2001
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Christopher Barrios Jr .
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Independent Women Part I by Destiny's Child.
Traffic, directed by Steven Soderbergh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while The Beatles Anthology by The Beatles was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching La vie, la vie.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Wars: Obi-Wan or Airburst.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 January 2001 ?
- New Zealand ? Statutory holiday, Second day of New Year.
- United States - Bonza Bottler Day.
- Slovenia ? Second day of New Year.
- Scotland ? Second day of the Hogmanay Bank Holiday.
- Catholicism and Anglicanism ? Feast day of St. Basil the Great and Gregory Nazianzen.
- The eighth day of Christmas (and ninth night of same) in Western Christianity.
- Science Fiction Day
- Christopher Barrios Jr: American murder victim (d. 2007).
- William P Rogers: American politician (Born 1913).
- Sila Calderon becomes the first female Governor of Puerto Rico
- J.P. Morgan changes its company name to J.P. Morgan Chase.
- Disney's Grand Californian Hotel amp Spa opens at the Disneyland Resort.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2001 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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Sport Games on 2 January 2001
- Boston Celtics - Atlanta Hawks : 81 - 92
- Houston Rockets - Cleveland Cavaliers : 100 - 95
- Indiana Pacers - Seattle SuperSonics : 91 - 83
- Miami Heat - San Antonio Spurs : 72 - 80
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Clyde - Airdrie : 1 - 1
- Falkirk - Alloa : 2 - 2
- Inverness C - Ross County : 3 - 3
- Livingston - Raith Rvs : 2 - 0
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Arbroath - Forfar : 1 - 1
- Berwick - Clydebank : 1 - 2
- Queen of Sth - Stranraer : 2 - 3
- Queens Park - Partick : 0 - 2
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Dumbarton - East Stirling : 3 - 0
- East Fife - Cowdenbeath : 1 - 2
- Hamilton - Albion Rvs : 3 - 2
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