Sunday February 18, 2001

US date format: 2/18/2001, UK date format: 18/2/2001

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see zodiac on February 18, 2001). 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. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Ms. Jackson by OutKast. In UK Whole Again by Atomic Kitten was in the top 5 hits. The Brothers, directed by Gary Hardwick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001 while A Day Late and A Dollar Short by Terry McMillan was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Delicious Proposal. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spider-Man: Mysterio's Menace or Blue Wing Blitz.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2001, at February 18 across the years or at February 2001 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 18, 2001?


Holidays

  • Independence Day in The Gambia (1965)

Events

  • FBI agent Robert Hanssen is arrested for spying for the Soviet Union. He is ultimately convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment.
  • NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt is killed instantly in a crash on the last lap of the Daytona 500 while his DEI cars driven by his son, Dale Earnhardt Jr., and Michael Waltrip, finish second and first, respectively.
  • Inter-ethnic violence between Dayaks and Madurese breaks out in Sampit, Indonesia, that will ultimately result in more than 500 deaths and 100,000 Madurese displaced from their homes.
  • FBI agent Robert Hanssen is arrested and charged with spying for Russia for 25 years.
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Famous Deaths

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Donnie Darko

Donnie Darko

Directed by: Richard Kelly

Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Jena Malone, Mary McDonnell, Holmes Osborne

Country: United States of America

Baran

Baran

Directed by: Majid Majidi

Starring: Hossein Abedini, Zahra Bahrami, Mohammad Amir Naji, Hossein Mahjoub

Enemy at the Gates

Enemy at the Gates

Directed by: Jean-Jacques Annaud

Starring: Jude Law, Ed Harris, Joseph Fiennes, Rachel Weisz

Country: United States of America

Manic

Manic

Directed by: Jordan Melamed

Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michael Bacall, Zooey Deschanel, Don Cheadle

Tape

Tape

Directed by: Richard Linklater

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Robert Sean Leonard, Uma Thurman

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 18, 2001?
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Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Whole Again
  2. - Rollin'
  3. - Teenage Dirtbag
  4. - Pop Ya Collar
  5. - The Next Episode

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Stutter
  2. - Put It On Me
  3. - Ms. Jackson
  4. - Danger (Been So Long)
  5. - Promise

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Te Quise Olvidar
  2. - Abrazame Muy Fuerte
  3. - Yo Te Amo
  4. - Por Amarte Asi
  5. - Infiel
Sport Games on February 18, 2001

Sport Games on February 18, 2001


NBA

American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Golden State Warriors : 98 - 91
  • Los Angeles Clippers - New Jersey Nets : 96 - 102
  • Los Angeles Lakers - Indiana Pacers : 109 - 110
  • New York Knicks - Orlando Magic : 88 - 96
  • Phoenix Suns - Philadelphia 76ers : 98 - 104
See all Basketball game results of February 18, 2001

Serie A

Italian Football
  • Atalanta - Vicenza : 1 - 1
  • Bari - Juventus : 0 - 1
  • Napoli - Inter : 1 - 0
  • Parma - Brescia : 3 - 0
  • Perugia - Lazio : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of February 18, 2001

Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Aalst - Standard : 1 - 1
  • Club Brugge - Germinal : 2 - 2
  • Harelbeke - Anderlecht : 1 - 4
See all Football game results of February 18, 2001

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • FC Koln - Kaiserslautern : 0 - 1
  • Stuttgart - Hertha : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of February 18, 2001

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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The Division

The Division

Directed by: Eric Won

Delicious Proposal

Delicious Proposal

Directed by: Park Sung Soo

Kutumb

Kutumb

Mystikes diadromes

Mystikes diadromes

How old am I?

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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A Day Late and A Dollar Short by Terry McMillan

A Day Late and A Dollar Short

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Las Vegas, 1994.The Prices are introduced by Viola, the family's outspoken matriarch: Her husband, Cecil, has shut the door behind him for the last time; and their four adult kids, scattered across the country, seem determined to send her to …

A Painted House by John Grisham

A Painted House

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Until that September of 1952, Luke Chandler had never kept a secret or told a single lie. But in the long, hot summer of his seventh year, two groups of migrant workers — and two very dangerous men — came …

The Darwin Awards by Wendy Northcutt

The Darwin Awards

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With over a quarter million copies in print and six months on The New York Times bestseller list, The Darwin Awards shows that readers crave humor.

Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom

Tuesdays With Morrie

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Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to …

Mystic River by Dennis Lehane

Mystic River

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When they were children, Sean Devine, Jimmy Marcus, and Dave Boyle were friends. But then a strange car pulled up to their street.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Bejeweled

Bejeweled

Platform: Windows Mac OS X Flash HTML5 Palm OS Windows Mobile BlackBerry 10 Java ME iOS Android Windows Phone Xbox Facebook Nintendo DS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: PopCap Games

Boxing Fever

Boxing Fever

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Boxing

Publisher: Majesco

Cabela's Big Game Hunter 5: Platinum Series

Cabela's Big Game Hunter 5: Platinum Series

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Activision

Spider-Man: Mysterio's Menace

Spider-Man: Mysterio's Menace

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action

Publisher: Activision

Blue Wing Blitz

Blue Wing Blitz

Platform: WonderSwan Color (compatible with WonderSwan)

Genre: Tactical role-playing game

Publisher: Square

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Exchange Rates

  • 1 EUR = 1.4064 CAD
  • 1 GBP = 2.2249 CAD
  • 1 AUD = 0.8133 CAD
  • 1 AUD = 0.8859 CHF

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 18, 2001?

On February 18, 2001 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is February 18, 2001?

On February 18, 2001 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on February 18, 2001?

On February 18, 2001 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 18, 2001?

On February 18, 2001 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on February 18, 2001?

On February 18, 2001 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people died on February 18, 2001?

Famous people died on February 18, 2001 include, Balthus , Eddie Mathews, Dale Earnhardt.

What was the number one song in February 18, 2001?

The number one song in the week of February 18, 2001 was Ms. Jackson by OutKast in US and Whole Again by Atomic Kitten in UK.

What were the top hits on February 18, 2001?

The top hits on February 18, 2001 were Ms. Jackson by OutKast, Stutter by Joe, It Wasn't Me by Shaggy in US and Whole Again by Atomic Kitten, Rollin' by Limp Bizkit, Teenage Dirtbag by Wheatus in UK.


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