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.
In UK Touch Me by Rui Da Silva featuring Cassandra was in the top 5 hits.
Temptation Island, directed by Joey Gosiengfiao, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while A Painted House by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Division.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Casper: Spirit Dimensions or Do You Like Horny Bunnies?.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 6 January 2001
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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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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2001 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Destiny's Child - Independent Women Part I
- JAY-Z - I Just Wanna Love U (Give It 2 Me)
- OutKast - Ms. Jackson
- R. Kelly - I Wish
- Danger (Been So Long) - Mystikal Featuring Nivea
- My First Love - Avant Featuring KeKe Wyatt
- Musiq - Just Friends (Sunny)
- Public Announcement - Mamacita
- Lil Bow Wow - Bow Wow (That's My Name)
- Jaheim - Could It Be
Top #10 Latin songs
- Yo Te Amo - Chayanne
- Te Quise Olvidar - MDO
- A Puro Dolor - Son By Four
- Cuando Seas Mia - Son By Four
- Infiel - Rocio Durcal
- Por Amarte Asi - Cristian
- Juan Gabriel - Abrazame Muy Fuerte
- Y Sigues Siendo Tu [You're Still The One] - Rogelio Martinez "EL RM"
- Sin Tu Amor - Pedro Fernandez
- Elvis Crespo - Wow Flash!
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Daniel Bedingfield - Gotta Get Thru This
- Rui Da Silva featuring Cassandra - Touch Me
- S Club 7 - Have You Ever
- It's The Way You Make Me Feel / Too Busy Thinking About My Baby - Steps
- Robbie Williams & Nicole Kidman - Somethin' Stupid
- Fragma featuring Maria Rubia - Everytime You Need Me
- Sophie Ellis Bextor - Murder On The Dancefloor
- Bob The Builder - Can We Fix It
- Eminem - Stan
- Riva featuring Dannii Minogue - Who Do You Love Now (Stringer)
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?