Tuesday 8 January 2002
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of January people in US were listening to How You Remind Me by Nickelback.
In UK Gotta Get Thru This by Daniel Bedingfield was in the top 5 hits.
The Count of Monte Cristo, directed by Kevin Reynolds, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002
while Last Man Standing by David Baldacci was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Kumars at No. 42.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Armored Core 3 or Command & Conquer: Renegade.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 January 2002
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 8 January 2002 ?
- Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
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- IBM announces it will no longer manufacture desktop personal computers in most of the world. It will sell its desktop facilities in US and Europe to Sanmina-SCI.
- President George W. Bush signs into law the No Child Left Behind Act.
- Fast-food restaurant chain Wendy's founder Dave Thomas dies at 69.
- Ozzie Smith is elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame
- Michael Jordan's wife files for divorce.
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Sport Games on 8 January 2002
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Clydebank - Morton : 1 - 2
- Peterboro - Port Vale : 3 - 0
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Kidderminster - Luton : 1 - 4
- Shrewsbury - Oxford : 1 - 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2002 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Always On Time - Ja Rule Featuring Ashanti
- Usher - U Got It Bad
- Michael Jackson - Butterflies
- Alicia Keys - A Woman's Worth
- Aaliyah - Rock The Boat
- We Thuggin' - Fat Joe Featuring R. Kelly
- Mr. Cheeks - Lights, Camera, Action!
- Mystikal - Bouncin' Back (Bumpin' Me Against The Wall)
- Ludacris - Roll Out (My Business)
- Busta Rhymes - Break Ya Neck
Top #10 Latin songs
- Tantita Pena - Alejandro Fernandez
- Carlos Vives - Dejame Entrar
- Shakira - Suerte [Whenever, Wherever]
- Palomo - No Me Conoces Aun
- Como Duele - Luis Miguel
- Usted Se Me Llevo La Vida - Alexandre Pires
- Heroe - Enrique Iglesias
- Como Se Cura Una Herida - Jaci Velasquez
- Celos - Marc Anthony
- Yo Queria - Cristian
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?