Wednesday May 08, 2002
US date format: 5/8/2002, UK date format: 8/5/2002
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on May 8, 2002). 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.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Foolish by Ashanti.
In UK One Step Closer by S Club Juniors was in the top 5 hits.
The Pianist, directed by Roman Polanski, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002
while Lucky Man: A Memoir by Michael J. Fox was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching MI-5.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dance Dance Revolution Extreme or Men in Black II: Alien Escape.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 08, 2002?
- Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
- Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
- Parents' Day in South Korea
- Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
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- Feyenoord Rotterdam wins the UEFA Final Cup with 3-2 from Borussia Dortmund.
- Israeli-Palestinian conflict: A Palestinian suicide bomber badly injures himself near Megiddo, southeast of Haifa, when the explosives he was carrying go off prematurely.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 08, 2002?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
Top #5 Latin songs
- Pilar Montenegro - Quitame Ese Hombre
- Chayanne - Y Tu Te Vas
- Enrique Iglesias - Escapar [Escape]
- Shakira - Suerte [Whenever, Wherever]
- MDO - Me Huele A Soledad
Sport Games on May 08, 2002
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Liverpool - Blackburn : 4 - 3
- Man United - Arsenal : 0 - 1
Ethniki KatigoriaFootball (Greece)
- AEK - PAOK : 6 - 2
- Aris - Olympiakos : 1 - 5
- Egaleo - Akratitos : 2 - 1
- Eth Asteras - Panathinaikos : 1 - 2
- Ionikos - Panahaiki : 0 - 2
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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 May 2002?
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 $38.85
- Apple AAPL: opens at $23.20
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $51.27
- General Electric GE: opens at $31.35
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $78.20
- 1 USD = 128.72 JPY
- 1 USD = 1.5697 CAD
- 1 USD = 1.6074 CHF
- 1 EUR = 116.5 JPY
- 1 EUR = 0.6215 GBP
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 08, 2002?
On May 08, 2002 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is May 08, 2002?
On May 08, 2002 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 08, 2002?
On May 08, 2002 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 08, 2002?
On May 08, 2002 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on May 08, 2002?
On May 08, 2002 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
What was the number one song in May 08, 2002?
The number one song in the week of May 08, 2002 was Foolish by Ashanti in US and One Step Closer by S Club Juniors in UK.
What were the top hits on May 08, 2002?
The top hits on May 08, 2002 were Foolish by Ashanti, What's Luv? by Fat Joe, I Need A Girl (Part One) by P. Diddy in US and One Step Closer by S Club Juniors, Kiss Kiss by Holly Valance, Freak Like Me by Sugababes in UK.