Friday 16 March 2001
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jeyna Ponce .
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Stutter by Joe.
In UK Whole Again by Atomic Kitten was in the top 5 hits.
Battle Royale, directed by Kinji Fukasaku, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while An Hour Before Daylight by Jimmy Carter was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching En l.U.N. aften med Golden og Antonsen.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beatmania IIDX 6th Style or Capitalism II.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 March 2001 ?
- St. Urho's Day - the fictional patron saint of Finnish immigrants to the US, created by Richard Mattson in 1956
- Latvia - The controversial Latvia Legions are celebrated in Latvia, where about 140,000 men joined the Waffen SS National Legions during World War II, trying to defend Latvia. Since February 23, 2000, this day is no longer an official celebration day.
- Saint Heribert of Cologne (died 1021)
- Saint Eusebia (+680)
- Saint Benedicta (+1260)
- Saint Agapitus
- The first day of the Bacchanalia in ancient Rome
- Bob Wollek: French race car driver and skier (d. 2001).
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 2001 ?
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Sport Games on 16 March 2001
- Atlanta Hawks - Indiana Pacers : 97 - 103
- Boston Celtics - Denver Nuggets : 87 - 83
- Charlotte Hornets - Cleveland Cavaliers : 109 - 114
- Golden State Warriors - Los Angeles Clippers : 76 - 94
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- FC Koln - Wolfsburg : 0 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Aachen - Saarbrucken : 1 - 0
- Stuttgarter K - Hannover : 2 - 0
Division 2Football (France)
- Lorient - Montpellier : 2 - 1
- Nancy - Ajaccio : 2 - 0
- Wasquehal - Sochaux : 1 - 1
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