Thursday November 15, 2001
US date format: 11/15/2001, UK date format: 15/11/2001
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 15, 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.
Famous people born on this day include Matilda Ramsay .
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Family Affair by Mary J. Blige.
In UK Because I Got High by Afroman was in the top 5 hits.
Gasoline, directed by Monica Stambrini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while The Sigma Protocol by Robert Ludlum was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Justice League.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Corporate Machine or Fatal Frame.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 15, 2001?
- Austria - Saint Leopold's day -- no school in Vienna, Lower Austria and Upper Austria
- USA - America Recycles Day
- Norway - The official skolebr�d-day on Sunnland skole
- Roman festivals - Festival in honor of Feronia (others say 13 November)
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- Microsoft launches the Xbox video game system in North America. Price is US$299. The system features four controller ports, one controller, 8 GB hard drive, 733 MHz Intel main processor, 250 MHz NVidia XGP graphics processor, 64 MB RAM, 3D audio support, Ethernet port, broadband Internet connection. Games come on dual-layer DVD-ROM discs that can store 9 GB of data. The system can also play DVD movies. 500,000 units are sold in the first seven days; 1.5 million in the first month.
- The Xbox was released in the United States
- The Microsoft Xbox is released in the United States with 14 launch titles.
- Matilda Ramsay: Family Member.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 15, 2001?
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Sport Games on November 15, 2001
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Stockport - Norwich : 2 - 1
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 15If November 15, 2001 is your birthday you're 18 years, 8 months, 27 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 4 days.
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?
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