Tuesday 16 January 2001
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Independent Women Part I by Destiny's Child.
In UK Touch Me by Rui Da Silva featuring Cassandra was in the top 5 hits.
Wet Hot American Summer, directed by David Wain, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while Maestro by Bob Woodward was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rendevouz with Simi Garewal.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 90 Minutes or SpongeBob SquarePants: Legend of the Lost Spatula.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 January 2001 ?
- National Religious Freedom Day in the United States, to commemorate the adoption of Thomas Jefferson's landmark Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom in 1786
- Teacher's Day in Thailand
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- US President Bill Clinton awards former US President Theodore Roosevelt a posthumous Medal of Honor for his service during the Spanish-American War. Eleven of Roosevelt's descendants accept the honor on his behalf.
- Congolese President Laurent-Desire Kabila is assassinated by one of his own bodyguards.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2001 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Destiny's Child - Independent Women Part I
- Shaggy - It Wasn't Me
- Dream - He Loves U Not
- Mya - Case Of The Ex (Whatcha Gonna Do)
- Creed - With Arms Wide Open
- OutKast - Ms. Jackson
- matchbox twenty - If You're Gone
- Faith Hill - The Way You Love Me
- Lenny Kravitz - Again
- Jennifer Lopez - Love Don't Cost A Thing
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Rui Da Silva featuring Cassandra - Touch Me
- Bob The Builder - Can We Fix It
- Fragma featuring Maria Rubia - Everytime You Need Me
- It's The Way You Make Me Feel / Too Busy Thinking About My Baby - Steps
- Eminem - Stan
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Sport Games on 16 January 2001
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Portland Trail Blazers : 83 - 103
- Detroit Pistons - Miami Heat : 85 - 93
- Los Angeles Clippers - Milwaukee Bucks : 91 - 112
- Toronto Raptors - Houston Rockets : 99 - 114
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Chesterfield - Hartlepool : 0 - 0
- Hull - Blackpool : 0 - 1
- Plymouth - Lincoln : 1 - 0
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