Wednesday 17 January 2001
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 17, 2001). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Quenlin Blackwell and Ryan Nogy.
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.
Manic, directed by Jordan Melamed, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while Code To Zero by Ken Follett was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Taina.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Championship Manager Quiz or Spider-Man: Mysterio's Menace.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 January 2001
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Which were the important events of 17 January 2001 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
- Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
- Ryan Nogy: Dancer.
- Quenlin Blackwell: Vine Star.
- Braxton Beckham: Movie Actor.
- Cassie Brennan: Movie Actress.
- Angela Vazquez: World Music Singer.
- Gregory Corso: Beat poet (Happy Birthday of Death, Long Live Man).
- U.S. President Bill Clinton posthumously raises Meriwether Lewis' rank from Lieutenant to Captain.
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Sport Games on 17 January 2001
- Boston Celtics - Sacramento Kings : 106 - 111
- Chicago Bulls - Philadelphia 76ers : 88 - 99
- Dallas Mavericks - Charlotte Hornets : 91 - 90
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Utah Jazz : 89 - 81
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Stoke - Brentford : 1 - 0
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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
- Case Of The Ex (Whatcha Gonna Do) - Mya
- Creed - With Arms Wide Open
- Ms. Jackson - OutKast
- matchbox twenty - If You're Gone
- The Way You Love Me - Faith Hill
- Lenny Kravitz - Again
- Jennifer Lopez - Love Don't Cost A Thing
Top #10 R&B songs
- JAY-Z - I Just Wanna Love U (Give It 2 Me)
- Ms. Jackson - OutKast
- Danger (Been So Long) - Mystikal Featuring Nivea
- I Wish - R. Kelly
- My First Love - Avant Featuring KeKe Wyatt
- Musiq - Just Friends (Sunny)
- It Wasn't Me - Shaggy Featuring Ricardo "RikRok" Ducent
- Carl Thomas - Emotional
- One Woman Man - Dave Hollister
- Stutter - Joe Featuring Mystikal
Top #10 Latin songs
- Te Quise Olvidar - MDO
- Yo Te Amo - Chayanne
- Juan Gabriel - Abrazame Muy Fuerte
- Infiel - Rocio Durcal
- Por Amarte Asi - Cristian
- Cuando Seas Mia - Son By Four
- A Puro Dolor - Son By Four
- Que Sepan Todos - Pepe Aguilar
- Cuando - Ricardo Arjona
- Sin Tu Amor - Pedro Fernandez
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Touch Me - Rui Da Silva featuring Cassandra
- 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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