Friday March 02, 2001
US date format: 3/2/2001, UK date format: 2/3/2001
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 2, 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.
Famous people born on this day include Louis Healy and Lexee Smith.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Stutter by Joe.
In UK Whole Again by Atomic Kitten was in the top 5 hits.
Das Experiment, directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while Special Ops by W. E. B. Griffin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Crossroads.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Casino Tycoon or Batman: Vengeance.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 02, 2001?
- Blessed Charles the Good, Count of Flanders (+Bruges 1127)
- saint Jovinus
- Saint Abdalon
- Church of England - Saint Chad's Day.
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- The Taliban begins destruction of the Bamiyan Buddhas.
- Civil war in Afghanistan (1996-2001): The Taliban began their destruction of the Buddhas of Bamyan, in the Hazarajat region of central Afghanistan.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 02, 2001?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Joe Featuring Mystikal - Stutter
- Jaheim - Could It Be
- Ja Rule Featuring Lil' Mo & Vita - Put It On Me
- Jagged Edge - Promise
- Shaggy Featuring Ricardo "RikRok" Ducent - It Wasn't Me
- Mystikal Featuring Nivea - Danger (Been So Long)
- Ludacris - Southern Hospitality
- 112 - It's Over Now
- OutKast - Ms. Jackson
- Jill Scott - A Long Walk
Sport Games on March 02, 2001
- Charlotte Hornets - Atlanta Hawks : 105 - 99
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Orlando Magic : 94 - 120
- Miami Heat - Detroit Pistons : 97 - 93
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Denver Nuggets : 89 - 71
- New Jersey Nets - Toronto Raptors : 90 - 107
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Dortmund - Ein Frankfurt : 6 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Ulm - Osnabruck : 1 - 1
Division 2Football (France)
- Sochaux - Lorient : 0 - 1
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
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