Thursday October 04, 2001
US date format: 10/4/2001, UK date format: 4/10/2001
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see zodiac on October 4, 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.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Fallin' by Alicia Keys.
In UK Can't Get You Out Of My Head by Kylie Minogue was in the top 5 hits.
Edges of the Lord, directed by Yurek Bogayevicz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while Cane River by Lalita Tademy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sitting Ducks.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Trek: Deep Space Nine: Dominion Wars or Bomberman Online.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 04, 2001?
- A hunter shoots a hole in the trans-Alaska Oil Pipeline, causing a leak of 1.1 million litres of oil into the wilderness.
- Siberia Airlines Flight 1812: a Sibir Airlines Tupolev TU-154 crashes into the Black Sea after being struck by an errant Ukrainian S-200 missile. 78 people are killed.
- The first case of anthrax attack in the U.S. is announced by federal officials.
- NATO confirms invocation of Article 5 of the North Atlantic Treaty.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 04, 2001?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
Sport Games on October 04, 2001
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Celta - Valencia : 1 - 1
Division 2Football (France)
- Nimes - Nancy : 2 - 2
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Tranmere - Blackpool : 4 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What news were making the headlines those days in October 2001?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $41.29
- Apple AAPL: opens at $15.35
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $56.92
- General Electric GE: opens at $38.45
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $97.15
- 1 USD = 120.63 JPY
- 1 USD = 1.5684 CAD
- 1 USD = 1.6223 CHF
- 1 EUR = 110.44 JPY
- 1 EUR = 0.6199 GBP
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on October 04, 2001?
On October 04, 2001 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is October 04, 2001?
On October 04, 2001 the zodiac sign was Libra.
Who was the US President on October 04, 2001?
On October 04, 2001 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 04, 2001?
On October 04, 2001 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on October 04, 2001?
On October 04, 2001 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people died on October 04, 2001?
Famous people died on October 04, 2001 include, Blaise Alexander, Ahron Soloveichik.
What was the number one song in October 04, 2001?
The number one song in the week of October 04, 2001 was Fallin' by Alicia Keys in US and Can't Get You Out Of My Head by Kylie Minogue in UK.
What were the top hits on October 04, 2001?
The top hits on October 04, 2001 were Fallin' by Alicia Keys, I'm Real by Jennifer Lopez, Where The Party At by Jagged Edge in US and Can't Get You Out Of My Head by Kylie Minogue, Hey Baby by DJ Otzi, What Would You Do by City High in UK.