Friday 16 August 2002US date format: 8/16/2002, UK date format: 16/8/2002
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 16, 2002). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Dilemma by Nelly.
In UK Colourblind by Darius was in the top 5 hits.
The Magdalene Sisters, directed by Peter Mullan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002
while A Bend in the Road by Nicholas Sparks was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Cavegirl.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Deathrow or Delta Force: Task Force Dagger.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 August 2002 ?
- RC saints: feast day of Saint Stephen I of Hungary; Saint Roch (helps against plague and skin diseases)
- USA: legal holiday in Vermont for the Battle of Bennington in 1777 (which actually took place in the state of New York)
- Palio dell'Assunta in Siena
- Eastern Orthodox: commemoration of the translation of the Acheiropoietos icon which means "Not made by hands", (also known as the Mandelion; now lost) from Edessa to Constantinople on 16 August 944
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- At the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, in Monterey, California, the 29th Rolex Monterey Historic Automobile Races are held, over three days. Corvette is the honored marque. Over sixty historic Corvettes are on display and participate in racing, including: Corvette SR-2, Corvette SS, 1959 Sting Ray, CERV-I, Daytona-winning Corvette C5-R, Mako Shark, Aerovette, Grand Sport, 1953 Corvette #2 (EX-122), and plenty of early race Corvettes.
Sport Games on 16 August 2002
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- FC Koln - Duisburg : 4 - 3
- Greuther Furth - Aachen : 0 - 0
- Mannheim - Union Berlin : 1 - 2
Division 2Football (France)
- Nancy - Caen : 0 - 0
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Marseille - Lyon : 1 - 1
- Roosendaal - Zwolle : 1 - 1
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2002 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Nelly - Hot In Herre
- Nelly Featuring Kelly Rowland - Dilemma
- N.O.R.E. - Nothin'
- I Need A Girl (Part Two) - P. Diddy & Ginuwine Featuring Loon, Mario Winans & Tammy Ruggeri
- Mario - Just A Friend 2002
- Down 4 U - Irv Gotti Presents The Inc. Featuring Ja Rule, Ashanti, Charli Baltimore & Vita
- Move B***h - Ludacris Featuring Mystikal & Infamous 2.0
- Ashanti - Happy
- Musiq - halfcrazy
- Amerie - Why Don't We Fall In Love
Top #10 Latin songs
- Y Tu Te Vas - Chayanne
- Juanes - A Dios Le Pido
- Yo Puedo Hacer - Ricardo Montaner
- Pilar Montenegro - Quitame Ese Hombre
- El Dolor De Tu Presencia - Jennifer Pena
- Mentiroso - Enrique Iglesias
- Entra En Mi Vida - Sin Bandera
- Es Por Amor - Alexandre Pires
- Si Tu Te Vas [Don't Say Goodbye] - Paulina Rubio
- Jerry Rivera - Vuela Muy Alto
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $34.41
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $60.34
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $62.50
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $15.00
- 1 AUD = 0.8137 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.8511 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.2903 CHF
- 1 GBP = 2.3968 CAD
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