Thursday December 06, 2001
US date format: 12/6/2001, UK date format: 6/12/2001
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see zodiac on December 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 Audrey McGraw .
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Family Affair by Mary J. Blige.
In UK Gotta Get Thru This by Daniel Bedingfield was in the top 5 hits.
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, directed by Peter Jackson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while The Sigma Protocol by Robert Ludlum was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Harold and the Purple Crayon.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Castrol Honda VTR or X-Men: Mutant Academy 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 06, 2001?
- Spain - Constitution Day
- Belgium and the Netherlands celebrate Sinterklaas, a day on which a skinny version of Santa Claus gives the children oranges, candy and toys.
- Finland - Finland Independence Day (from Russia, 1917)
- Canada - National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women
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- The Canadian province of Newfoundland is renamed Newfoundland and Labrador.
American child of noted parents, country...
New Zealand sailor and environmentalist...
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 06, 2001?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Daniel Bedingfield - Gotta Get Thru This
- S Club 7 - Have You Ever
- Robbie Williams & Nicole Kidman - Somethin' Stupid
- Sophie Ellis Bextor - Murder On The Dancefloor
- Riva featuring Dannii Minogue - Who Do You Love Now (Stringer)
Top #5 R&B songs
Top #5 Latin songs
- Alejandro Fernandez - Tantita Pena
- Carlos Vives - Dejame Entrar
- Shakira - Suerte [Whenever, Wherever]
- Enrique Iglesias - Heroe
- Alexandre Pires - Usted Se Me Llevo La Vida
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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 December 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 $38.75
- Apple AAPL: opens at $23.48
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $67.98
- General Electric GE: opens at $37.90
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $120.50
- 1 USD = 124.68 JPY
- 1 USD = 1.5726 CAD
- 1 USD = 1.6472 CHF
- 1 EUR = 111.59 JPY
- 1 EUR = 0.6263 GBP
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 06, 2001?
On December 06, 2001 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is December 06, 2001?
On December 06, 2001 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on December 06, 2001?
On December 06, 2001 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 06, 2001?
On December 06, 2001 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on December 06, 2001?
On December 06, 2001 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 06, 2001?
On December 06, 2001 several famous people were born including, Audrey McGraw.
Which famous people died on December 06, 2001?
Famous people died on December 06, 2001 include, Sir Peter Blake.
What was the number one song in December 06, 2001?
The number one song in the week of December 06, 2001 was Family Affair by Mary J. Blige in US and Gotta Get Thru This by Daniel Bedingfield in UK.
What were the top hits on December 06, 2001?
The top hits on December 06, 2001 were Family Affair by Mary J. Blige, U Got It Bad by Usher, How You Remind Me by Nickelback in US and Gotta Get Thru This by Daniel Bedingfield, Have You Ever by S Club 7, Somethin' Stupid by Robbie Williams & Nicole Kidman in UK.