Monday August 06, 2001
US date format: 8/6/2001, UK date format: 6/8/2001
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 6, 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 Toby Randall and Harley Graham.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Bootylicious by Destiny's Child.
In UK Eternal Flame by Atomic Kitten was in the top 5 hits.
Suckers, directed by Roger Nygard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while Rise To Rebellion by Jeff Shaara was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Manhunt.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Conquest: Frontier Wars or Azurik: Rise of Perathia.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 06, 2001?
- Jamaica - Independence Day
- Roman Catholicism - several feasts, including those of at least 3 saints: Feast of the Transfiguration of Christ
- St. Joachim (father of St. Mary, according to Catholic tradition)
- St. Juatus
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- Died: Dick Rehbein, in his second year as a quarterbacks coach for the New England Patriots in the NFL, dies of heart failure at the age of 45.
- The United States-based Central Intelligence Agency issued a warning to the President of the United States that attacks were eminent in the United States or U.S. interests.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 06, 2001?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Mariah Carey Featuring Da Brat & Ludacris - Loverboy
- Alicia Keys - Fallin'
- Destiny's Child - Bootylicious
- Jagged Edge With Nelly - Where The Party At
- Usher - U Remind Me
- The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley - Contagious
- Erick Sermon Featuring Marvin Gaye - Music
- Jimmy Cozier - She's All I Got
- JAY-Z - Izzo (H.O.V.A.)
- Jennifer Lopez Featuring Ja Rule - I'm Real
Sport Games on August 06, 2001
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Mannheim - Ein Frankfurt : 0 - 0
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
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