Saturday 6 January 2001, Epiphany
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Independent Women Part I by Destiny's Child.
Traffic, directed by Steven Soderbergh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while The Rescue by Nicholas Sparks was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching La vie, la vie.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Desperados: Wanted Dead or Alive or Star Wars Rogue Squadron II: Rogue Leader.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 6 January 2001 ?
- Epiphany (National Holiday) in Italy
- Christianity (except Eastern and Oriental Orthodox who follow the Julian Calendar) - Epiphany of the Lord (a.k.a. "Twelfth Day of Christmas" and Three Kings Day in some areas).
- In the Irish Calendar- Little Christmas or Nollaig na mBan (Women's Christmas) and/or Twelfth Day.
- Twelfth Night, or The Lord of Misrule
- Rastafari movement - Celebration of the ceremonial birthday of Haile Selassie
- Ancient Latvia - Zvaigznes Diena observed
- Armenian Christmas (except in the Holy Land where it's on January 18th - old calendar)
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- The United States Congress, presided over by Vice President Al Gore as President of the Senate, certifies George Walker Bush's Electoral College victory and thus as the winner of the 2000 presidential election.
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Sport Games on 6 January 2001
- Boston Celtics - Miami Heat : 86 - 112
- Dallas Mavericks - Washington Wizards : 103 - 85
- Detroit Pistons - San Antonio Spurs : 101 - 108
- Golden State Warriors - New Jersey Nets : 92 - 97
- Miami Dolphins - Oakland Raiders : 0 - 27
- New Orleans Saints - Minnesota Vikings : 16 - 34
Serie AItalian Football
- Juventus - Fiorentina : 3 - 3
- Vicenza - Bari : 1 - 0
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Malaga - Ath Bilbao : 2 - 1
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