Tuesday March 12, 2002
US date format: 3/12/2002, UK date format: 12/3/2002
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see zodiac on March 12, 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 March people in US were listening to Ain't It Funny by Jennifer Lopez.
In UK Anything Is Possible / Evergreen by Will Young was in the top 5 hits.
À la folie... pas du tout, directed by Laetitia Colombani, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002
while John Adams by David McCullough was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Story of a Noble Family.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Wars: The New Droid Army or ATV Offroad Fury 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 12, 2002?
- Ancient Latvia - Gregoru Diena observed.
- Flag Day in Venezuela.
- "National Day" of the Republic of Jamtland
- Sweden - Namesday of Crown Princess Victoria, an Official Flag Day.
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- In Houston, Texas, Andrea Yates is found guilty of drowning her five children on June 20, 2001. She is later sentenced to life in prison.
- 125 vehicles are involved in a massive pile up on Interstate 75 in Ringgold, Georgia.
- Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Parliament established.
- Portugal holds parliamentary elections.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 12, 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
- Charlie Zaa - Flor Sin Retono
- Shakira - Suerte [Whenever, Wherever]
- Carlos Vives - Luna Nueva
- Luis Miguel - Como Duele
- Pilar Montenegro - Quitame Ese Hombre
Sport Games on March 12, 2002
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Airdrie - Falkirk : 1 - 0
- Bradford - Birmingham : 1 - 3
- Clyde - Ross County : 0 - 0
- Crewe - Man City : 1 - 3
- Portsmouth - Wimbledon : 1 - 2
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Alloa - Clydebank : 2 - 2
- Blackpool - Tranmere : 1 - 1
- Brentford - Chesterfield : 0 - 0
- Brighton - Northampton : 2 - 0
- Forfar - Cowdenbeath : 0 - 0
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Brechin - Stirling : 3 - 1
- Bristol Rvs - Carlisle : 0 - 0
- Halifax - Kidderminster : 1 - 0
- Leyton Orient - Southend : 2 - 1
- Lincoln - Cheltenham : 0 - 1
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $44.00
- Apple AAPL: opens at $24.74
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $62.52
- General Electric GE: opens at $40.50
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $105.52
- 1 USD = 128.65 JPY
- 1 USD = 1.5845 CAD
- 1 USD = 1.6755 CHF
- 1 EUR = 112.72 JPY
- 1 EUR = 0.6185 GBP
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on March 12, 2002?
On March 12, 2002 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is March 12, 2002?
On March 12, 2002 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on March 12, 2002?
On March 12, 2002 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 12, 2002?
On March 12, 2002 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on March 12, 2002?
On March 12, 2002 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people died on March 12, 2002?
Famous people died on March 12, 2002 include, Jean-Paul Riopelle, Spyros Kyprianou.
What was the number one song in March 12, 2002?
The number one song in the week of March 12, 2002 was Ain't It Funny by Jennifer Lopez in US and Anything Is Possible / Evergreen by Will Young in UK.
What were the top hits on March 12, 2002?
The top hits on March 12, 2002 were Ain't It Funny by Jennifer Lopez, Always On Time by Ja Rule, How You Remind Me by Nickelback in US and Anything Is Possible / Evergreen by Will Young, Whenever Wherever by Shakira, Hero by Enrique Iglesias in UK.