Monday December 17, 2001

US date format: 12/17/2001, UK date format: 17/12/2001

The day of the week was Monday, under the astrological sign of Sagittarius (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on December 17, 2001).

Famous birthdays on this day include Harley Bird .

The number one song in US was How You Remind Me by Nickelback. Gotta Get Thru This by Daniel Bedingfield was #1 song in the UK.

Tigerland, directed by Joel Schumacher, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2001 while He Sees You When You'Re Sleeping by Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Micawber. If you liked videogames you were probably playing DarkSpace or Clive Barker's Undying.

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.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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December 17, 2001 Famous Birthdays


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How old am I?

If December 17, 2001 is your birthday you are 21 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on December 17.

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December 17, 2001 Famous Deaths


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Movies

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Tigerland

Tigerland

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Joel Schumacher

Starring: Colin Farrell, Matthew Davis, Clifton Collins Jr., Tom Guiry

Country: United States of America

The Faculty

The Faculty

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Robert Rodriguez

Starring: Jordana Brewster, Clea DuVall, Laura Harris, Josh Hartnett

Country: United States of America

What Women Want

What Women Want

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Nancy Meyers

Starring: Mel Gibson, Helen Hunt, Marisa Tomei, Alan Alda

Country: United States of America

Delivering Milo

Delivering Milo

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Nick Castle

Starring: Anton Yelchin, Albert Finney, Bridget Fonda, Campbell Scott

Country: United States of America

Drowning Mona

Drowning Mona

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Nick Gomez

Starring: Danny DeVito, Bette Midler, Neve Campbell, Jamie Lee Curtis

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

What was the number one song on December 17, 2001? Which were the top hits on December 17, 2001?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - How You Remind Meyoutube
  2. - U Got It Badyoutube
  3. - Family Affairyoutube
  4. - Hero
  5. - Get The Party Started

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Gotta Get Thru This
  2. - Have You Ever
  3. - Somethin' Stupid
  4. - Murder On The Dancefloor
  5. - Who Do You Love Now (Stringer)

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - U Got It Badyoutube
  2. - Always On Time
  3. - Rock The Boat
  4. - A Woman's Worth
  5. - We Thuggin'

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Dejame Entrar
  2. - Tantita Pena
  3. - Suerte [Whenever, Wherever]
  4. - Heroe
  5. - No Me Conoces Aun
Sport Games on December 17, 2001

Sport Games on December 17, 2001


Premier League

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  • Aston Villa - Ipswich : 2 - 1
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TV Series

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Micawber

Micawber

Release year: 2001

Hallo Robbie!

Hallo Robbie!

Release year: 2001

Country: Germany

Harold and the Purple Crayon

Harold and the Purple Crayon

Release year: 2001

Directed by: David Piel

Justice League

Justice League

Release year: 2001

Written by:

Starring: Carl Lumbly, George Newbern, Phil LaMarr, Kevin Conroy

Country: United States of America

The Kumars at No. 42

The Kumars at No. 42

Release year: 2001

Magazine Covers

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Books

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He Sees You When You'Re Sleeping by Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark

He Sees You When You'Re Sleeping

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This holiday treat is a heartwarming tale of redemption, love, and suspense, from Mary Higgins Clark (Queen of Suspense) and Carol Higgins Clark (bestselling author), the well-known mother/daughter duo.

Flesh And Blood by Jonathan Kellerman

Flesh And Blood

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Jonathan Kellerman, a perennial bestseller and an acknowledged master of psychological thrillers, has written his most memorable and riveting work to date with the Alex Delaware novel about a troubled but elusive character.

Last Man Standing by David Baldacci

Last Man Standing

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Web London was trained to enter hostile territory and emerge alive. Web London was then forced to spend ten seconds in dark alleys, which cost him his friends, his fellow agents and his reputation.

The Lost Son by Bernard B. Kerik

The Lost Son

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This intimate portrait of the brave and honorable forty-oneth Police Commissioner of New York City outlines his mission to combat injustice and solve the mystery surrounding his mother, who left him 41 years ago.

Violets Are Blue by James Patterson

Violets Are Blue

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D.C. Detective Alex Cross is familiar with many crime scenes. The grisly murders of two runners in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park shocked even Cross. These killings look more like the work savage animals than human beings.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

DarkSpace

DarkSpace

Platform: Windows

Genre: MMO, Real-time strategy

Publisher: Palestar, Got Game Entertainment

Clive Barker's Undying

Clive Barker's Undying

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X

Genre: First-person shooter, survival horror

Publisher: EA Games

Dead or Alive 3

Dead or Alive 3

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Tecmo

Azurik: Rise of Perathia

Azurik: Rise of Perathia

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

Lego Island 2: The Brickster's Revenge

Lego Island 2: The Brickster's Revenge

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation, Game Boy Color, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Lego Software

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $36.80
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $20.40
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $67.17
  • General Electric GE: opens at $37.80
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $120.15

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 127.5 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.565 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.6342 CHF
  • 1 EUR = 115.33 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.6183 GBP

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on December 17, 2001?

On December 17, 2001 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is December 17, 2001?

On December 17, 2001 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.

Who was the US President on December 17, 2001?

On December 17, 2001 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 17, 2001?

On December 17, 2001 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on December 17, 2001?

On December 17, 2001 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on December 17, 2001?

On December 17, 2001 several famous people were born including, Harley Bird.

Which famous people died on December 17, 2001?

Famous people died on December 17, 2001 include, Frédéric de Pasquale, Martha Mödl.

What was the number one song in December 17, 2001?

The number one song in the week of December 17, 2001 was How You Remind Me by Nickelback in US and Gotta Get Thru This by Daniel Bedingfield in UK.

What were the top hits on December 17, 2001?

The top hits on December 17, 2001 were How You Remind Me by Nickelback, U Got It Bad by Usher, Family Affair by Mary J. Blige in US and Gotta Get Thru This by Daniel Bedingfield, Have You Ever by S Club 7, Somethin' Stupid by Robbie Williams & Nicole Kidman in UK.