Tuesday 9 January 2001
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Blake Gray and Deshae Frost.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Independent Women Part I by Destiny's Child.
In UK Gotta Get Thru This by Daniel Bedingfield was in the top 5 hits.
Traffic, directed by Steven Soderbergh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while On Writing by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rendevouz with Simi Garewal.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Wars Rogue Squadron II: Rogue Leader or Fear Effect 2: Retro Helix.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 January 2001 ?
- Balloon Ascension Day
- Philippines - Feast of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo district, Manila.
- 1788 - Ratification Day in Connecticut.
- 1822 - "I Will Stay" Day, when the Portuguese prince Pedro decided to stay in Brazil against the orders of the Portugal king Jopo VI, starting the Brazilian independence process.
- 1964 - Memorial day of Patriotic Panamanians for the Panama Canal (Martyrs' Day/Dia de los Martires).
- Eastern Orthodox - Feast of Saint Theophan the Recluse.
- Roman Catholic - Feast of Saint Adrian
- Stepfather's Day
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2001 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Destiny's Child - Independent Women Part I
- Shaggy - It Wasn't Me
- Dream - He Loves U Not
- Mya - Case Of The Ex (Whatcha Gonna Do)
- Creed - With Arms Wide Open
- Faith Hill - The Way You Love Me
- OutKast - Ms. Jackson
- matchbox twenty - If You're Gone
- N'Sync - This I Promise You
- Debelah Morgan - Dance With Me
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Touch Me - Rui Da Silva featuring Cassandra
- Daniel Bedingfield - Gotta Get Thru This
- It's The Way You Make Me Feel / Too Busy Thinking About My Baby - Steps
- S Club 7 - Have You Ever
- Everytime You Need Me - Fragma featuring Maria Rubia
- Robbie Williams & Nicole Kidman - Somethin' Stupid
- Sophie Ellis Bextor - Murder On The Dancefloor
- Bob The Builder - Can We Fix It
- Riva featuring Dannii Minogue - Who Do You Love Now (Stringer)
- Eminem - Stan
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Sport Games on 9 January 2001
- Chicago Bulls - Charlotte Hornets : 95 - 102
- Denver Nuggets - Vancouver Grizzlies : 112 - 105
- Houston Rockets - Toronto Raptors : 110 - 91
- Indiana Pacers - Utah Jazz : 99 - 103
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