Wednesday January 02, 2002

US date format: 1/2/2002, UK date format: 2/1/2002

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on January 2, 2002). 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. Famous people born on this day include RiverBleu and River Bleu. In that special week of January people in US were listening to How You Remind Me by Nickelback. In UK Cheeky Song (Touch My Bum) by Cheeky Girls was in the top 5 hits. Bloody Sunday, directed by Paul Greengrass, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2002 while One Nation by the editors of Life magazine was one of the best selling book. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Castleween or Dragon's Lair 3D: Return to the Lair.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2002, at January 02 across the years or at January 2002 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • 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.
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Events

  • The US Mint releases the 2002 Tennessee quarter dollar to circulation.
  • Eduardo Duhalde is appointed interim President of Argentina by the Legislative Assembly.

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Movies

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Bloody Sunday

Bloody Sunday

Release year: 2002

Directed by: Paul Greengrass

Starring: James Nesbitt, Tim Pigott-Smith, Nicholas Farrell, Allan Gildea

Narc

Narc

Release year: 2002

Directed by: Joe Carnahan

Starring: Ray Liotta, Jason Patric, Chi McBride, Dan Leis

Real Women Have Curves

Real Women Have Curves

Release year: 2002

Directed by: Patricia Cardoso

Starring: America Ferrera, Lupe Ontiveros, Ingrid Oliu, George Lopez

One Hour Photo

One Hour Photo

Release year: 2002

Directed by: Mark Romanek

Starring: Robin Williams, Connie Nielsen, Michael Vartan, Dylan Smith

May

May

Release year: 2002

Directed by: Lucky McKee

Starring: Angela Bettis, Jeremy Sisto, Anna Faris, James Duval

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Music charts

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Sport Games on January 02, 2002

Sport Games on January 02, 2002


Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Partick - Clyde : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of January 02, 2002

Premier League

UK Soccer
  • Aberdeen - Livingston : 0 - 3
  • Celtic - Motherwell : 2 - 0
  • Derby - Fulham : 0 - 1
  • Hibernian - Dundee United : 0 - 1
  • Man United - Newcastle : 3 - 1
See all Football game results of January 02, 2002

TV Series

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How old am I?

If January 02, 2002 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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One Nation by the editors of Life magazine

One Nation

By:

During our nation's most trying times, it has been LIFE that has provided the images that help us understand, remember, and in the process, renew. Now the editors of LIFE have assembled a moving, brilliantly illustrated account of tragedy and …

Journey Through Heartsongs by Mattie J. T. Stepanek

Journey Through Heartsongs

By:

Mattie J.T. Stepanek takes us on a Journey Through Heartsongs with more of his moving poems. These poems share the rare wisdom that Mattie has acquired through his struggle with a rare form of muscular dystrophy and the death of …

The Wild Blue by Stephen E. Ambrose

The Wild Blue

By:

Stephen E. Ambrose, acclaimed author of Band of Brothers and Undaunted Courage, carries us along in the crowded and dangerous B-24s as their crews fought to destroy the German war machine

A Bend In The Road by Nicholas Sparks

A Bend In The Road

By:

Miles Ryan's life seemed to end the day his wife was killed in a hit-and-run accident two years ago. As deputy sheriff of New Bern, North Carolina, he not only grieves

Black House by Stephen King and Peter Straub

Black House

By:

From the #1 New York Times bestselling authors of The Talisman, “an intelligent…suspenseful page-turner” (The Wall Street Journal) from “two master craftsmen, each at the top of his game” (The Washington Post).Twenty

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Castleween

Castleween

Platform: PlayStation 2, Game Boy Advance, GameCube

Genre: Platform

Publisher: EU Wanadoo Edition; JP MTO; NA DreamCatcher Interactive

Dragon's Lair 3D: Return to the Lair

Dragon's Lair 3D: Return to the Lair

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Xbox, GameCube, PlayStation 2

Genre: Action-adventure game

Publisher: Ubi Soft Entertainment

The Elder Scrolls III: Tribunal

The Elder Scrolls III: Tribunal

Platform: Microsoft Windows Xbox (GOTY Edition)

Genre: Action role-playing game, sandbox

Publisher: Bethesda Softworks

Disney Golf

Disney Golf

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Disney Interactive Co-Publisher Electronic Arts

An American Tail: Fievel's Gold Rush

An American Tail: Fievel's Gold Rush

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Conspiracy Entertainment, Crave Entertainment

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $39.30
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $22.05
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $66.65
  • General Electric GE: opens at $40.30
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $120.60

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 132.09 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.5976 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.6419 CHF
  • 1 EUR = 119.34 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.6253 GBP

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 02, 2002?

On January 02, 2002 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is January 02, 2002?

On January 02, 2002 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 02, 2002?

On January 02, 2002 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 02, 2002?

On January 02, 2002 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on January 02, 2002?

On January 02, 2002 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 02, 2002?

On January 02, 2002 several famous people were born including, RiverBleu , River Bleu.

Which famous people died on January 02, 2002?

Famous people died on January 02, 2002 include, Armi Aavikko.

What was the number one song in January 02, 2002?

The number one song in the week of January 02, 2002 was How You Remind Me by Nickelback in US and Cheeky Song (Touch My Bum) by Cheeky Girls in UK.

What were the top hits on January 02, 2002?

The top hits on January 02, 2002 were How You Remind Me by Nickelback, U Got It Bad by Usher, Family Affair by Mary J. Blige in US and Cheeky Song (Touch My Bum) by Cheeky Girls, Gotta Get Thru This by Daniel Bedingfield, Murder On The Dancefloor by Sophie Ellis Bextor in UK.