Friday July 13, 2001

US date format: 7/13/2001, UK date format: 13/7/2001

It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 13, 2001). 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 July people in US were listening to U Remind Me by Usher. In UK Eternity / The Road To Mandalay by Robbie Williams was in the top 5 hits. The Bank, directed by Robert Connolly, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001 while Founding Brothers by Joseph J. Ellis was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Hell in the Pacific. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Casino Tycoon or Halo.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 2001 or at July 13 across the years.

likes
Like this day if it is important to you!
history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 13, 2001?


Holidays

  • Mongolia - Naadam Holiday, 3rd day
  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of K�lim�t (Words) - First day of the seventh month of the Bah�'f Calendar
  • Bon Festival - Buddhist festival to honor the dead (East Japan)
  • Kiribati - Independence Day, 2nd day (not a holiday)

Events

  • The People's Republic of China and the Russian Federation sign the Treaty of Good-Neighborliness and Friendly Cooperation.
  • The FBI arrests Dmitry Sklyarov at a convention in Las Vegas, Nevada, for violating a provision of the DMCA.
  • The International Olympic Committee session in Moscow, Russia. Beijing wins the bid as the host city for the 2008 Summer Olympics.

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

See other popular movies of the week

The Bank

The Bank

Directed by: Robert Connolly

Starring: David Wenham, Anthony LaPaglia, Sibylla Budd, Steve Rodgers

When Strangers Appear

When Strangers Appear

Directed by: Scott Reynolds

Starring: Radha Mitchell, Josh Lucas, Barry Watson, Kevin Anderson

Jeepers Creepers

Jeepers Creepers

Directed by: Victor Salva

Starring: Gina Philips, Justin Long, Jonathan Breck, Patricia Belcher

Country: United States of America

Jurassic Park III

Jurassic Park III

Directed by: Joe Johnston

Starring: Sam Neill, William H. Macy, Téa Leoni, Alessandro Nivola

Country: United States of America

America's Sweethearts

America's Sweethearts

Directed by: Joe Roth

Starring: Julia Roberts, John Cusack, Billy Crystal, Catherine Zeta-Jones

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

Hell in the Pacific

Hell in the Pacific

Directed by: John Boorman

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

You Don't Know Jack

You Don't Know Jack

Directed by: Barry Levinson

Six Feet Under

Six Feet Under

Written by:

Directed by: Seth Amaradasa

Starring: Peter Krause, Michael C. Hall, Frances Conroy, Lauren Ambrose

Country: United States of America

Blind Date

Blind Date

Directed by: Blake Edwards

Dismissed

Dismissed

Directed by: Benjamin Arfmann

Days to next July 13

If July 13, 2001 is your birthday you're 19 years, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 5 days.
calendar

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 2001?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free

Founding Brothers by Joseph J. Ellis

Founding Brothers

By:

In this landmark work of history, the National Book Award—winning author of American Sphinx explores how a group of greatly gifted but deeply flawed individuals–Hamilton, Burr, Jefferson, Franklin, Washington, Adams, and

Napalm & Silly Putty by George Carlin

Napalm & Silly Putty

By:

The #1 New York Times bestseller with more than 450,000 copies in print offers up a hilarious and "entertaining" [Chicago Sun-Times] collection of razor-sharp observations--now available in paperback! Spending more than

An Album Of Memories by Tom Brokaw

An Album Of Memories

By:

“I cannot go anywhere in America without people wanting to share their wartime experiences....The stories and the lessons have emerged from long-forgotten letters home, from reunions of old buddies and outfits,

Justice by Dominick Dunne

Justice

By:

For more than two decades, Vanity Fair has published Dominick Dunne’s brilliant, revelatory chronicles of the most famous crimes, trials, and punishments of our time.

On the Street Where You Live by Mary Higgins Clark

On the Street Where You Live

By:

In the gripping new novel from the Queen of Suspense, a woman is haunted by two grisly murders separated by more than a century, yet somehow, inextricably linked...Following

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Fly! II

Fly! II

Platform: Microsoft Windows Apple Macintosh

Genre: Flight simulator

Publisher: Gathering of Developers

The Cameron Files: Secret at Loch Ness

The Cameron Files: Secret at Loch Ness

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Publisher: Wanadoo Edition (EU) DreamCatcher Interactive (NA)

Cyber Troopers Virtual-On Force

Cyber Troopers Virtual-On Force

Platform: Arcade, Xbox 360

Genre: Action

Publisher: Sega

Casino Tycoon

Casino Tycoon

Platform: PC

Genre: Business simulation game

Publisher: Monte Cristo and Davilex Games

Halo

Halo

Platform: Xbox; Microsoft Windows; OS X; Xbox 360; Windows Phone; iOS; Xbox One

Publisher: Microsoft Studios

money

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $85.45
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $24.13
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $71.40
  • General Electric GE: opens at $46.60
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $106.15

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 124.86 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.5384 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.771 CHF
  • 1 EUR = 106.58 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.6089 GBP

Like this day if it is important to you!
likes