Tuesday November 12, 2002
US date format: 11/12/2002, UK date format: 12/11/2002
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 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 November people in US were listening to Lose Yourself by Eminem.
In UK Dilemma by Nelly featuring Kelly Rowland was in the top 5 hits.
The Real Deal, directed by Tom Burruss, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002
while Sandy Koufax by Jane Leavy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Boomtown.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Deadly Dozen: Pacific Theater or Casino Empire.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 12, 2002?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Lieven (Leafwini, Lebuin); Josaphat Kuncevyc
- Also see November 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bah�'f Faith: Holy Day, Bah�'u'll�h
- National Holiday: Sun Yat-Sen (observed in China and Taiwan)
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- Ethiopian famine: Meles Zenawi, the Prime Minister of Ethiopia is reported as saying that the famine that threatens his country could be worse than the 1984 famine. He is reported as saying that ampquotif that was a nightmare, this will be too ghastly to contemplateampquot, and has appealed for famine relief for Ethiopia.
- Antibiotic resistance: A woman in the US city of Detroit who was infected in July by a strain of ''Staphylococcus aureus'' that is resistant to vancomycin, the antibiotic often viewed by doctors as the ampquotantibiotic of last resortampquot, is now reported to have tested to be clear of the infection. She is still being kept in isolation to prevent the infection from being spread to others.
- Anti-Semitism: Harvard University canceled an invitation to Irish poet and Oxford University lecturer Tom Paulin after some statements attributed to him in an article in an Egyptian newspaper, al-Ahram, were labelled anti-Jewish by university officials. Paulin is quoted (amongst other things) as saying that American Jewish settlers in Israel should be ampquotshot dead.nbsp... I think they are Nazis, racists. I feel nothing but hatred for them.ampquot He is also quoted as saying that he
- Antibiotic resistance: A woman in the US city of Detroit who was infected in July by a strain of Staphylococcus aureus that is resistant to vancomycin, the antibiotic often viewed by doctors as the "antibiotic of last resort", is now reported to have tested to be clear of the infection. She is still being kept in isolation to prevent the infection from being spread to others.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 12, 2002?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- LL Cool J - Luv U Better
- Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott - Work It
- Musiq - dontchange
- Sean Paul - Gimme The Light
- Erykah Badu Featuring Common - Love Of My Life (An Ode To Hip Hop)
- Aaliyah - I Care 4 U
- Jay-Z Featuring Beyonce Knowles - '03 Bonnie & Clyde
- Nelly Featuring Kelly Rowland - Dilemma
- Clipse - When The Last Time
- Ashanti - Baby
Sport Games on November 12, 2002
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Dundee - Dunfermline : 2 - 3
- Roosendaal - Groningen : 2 - 0
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