Sunday 6 October 2002
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Rio Mangini and Cleopatra Stratan.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to A Moment Like This by Kelly Clarkson.
In UK The Tide Is High (Get The Feeling) by Atomic Kitten was in the top 5 hits.
The Rules of Attraction, directed by Roger Avary, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002
while The Remnant by Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Madventures.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Baseball Advance or Cherry Petals Fall Like Teardrops.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 6 October 2002 ?
- Judaism - Fast of Gedalia (2005)
- Egypt - National Day or Victory Day; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
- U.S. - German-American Day observed since 1987; Mad Hatter Day
- French Republican Calendar - �ne (Donkey) Day, fifteenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Ireland - Ivy Day, formerly honoring the Irish revolutionary Padraig Pearse, commemmorates the death of Charles Stewart Parnell.
- Also see October 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Bruno, St Faith
Famous Birthdays:06 October
- Claus van Amsberg: German born Prince Consort of the Netherlands (Born 1926).
- The French oil tanker Limburg is bombed off Yemen.
- The Limburg, a French oil tanker, explodes off the coast of Yemen, in a terrorist attack.
- Israeli-Palestinian conflict: In the West Bank village of Akraba, Jewish settlers fire upon Palestinians picking olives, shooting dead 24-year-old Hani Yusuf and wounding another. Israelis soldiers shoot dead Samir Nursi, an Islamic Jihad gunman, in a gun battle in the Jenin refugee camp.
- recent celebrity deaths: Prince Claus of the Netherlands died aged 76.
- Josemaria Escriva, founder of Opus Dei was canonized by Pope John PaulnbspII
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Sport Games on 6 October 2002
Serie AItalian Football
- Atalanta - Lazio : 0 - 1
- Chievo - Modena : 2 - 0
- Empoli - Bologna : 0 - 0
- Juventus - Como : 1 - 1
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Genk : 1 - 1
- Club Brugge - Mouscron : 5 - 0
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Stuttgart - Munich 1860 : 4 - 1
- Werder Bremen - Hansa Rostock : 0 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Aachen - Ein Frankfurt : 1 - 0
- Duisburg - Ahlen : 2 - 1
- Greuther Furth - Mainz : 2 - 0
- Karlsruhe - Lubeck : 1 - 2
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