Thursday 19 September 2002
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jason and Kristopher Simmons and Simmons Twins.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Dilemma by Nelly.
In UK The Tide Is High (Get The Feeling) by Atomic Kitten was in the top 5 hits.
Sweet Home Alabama, directed by Andy Tennant, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002
while Shadow Puppets by Orson Scott Card was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching History of Football: The Beautiful Game.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing ESPN International Winter Sports 2002 or Bruce Lee: Quest of the Dragon.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 September 2002 ?
- Heine Westenfluss's birthday, from Gundam SEED DESTINY.
- Hermione Granger's birthday, from J.K. Rowling's series Harry Potter.
- International Talk Like a Pirate Day
- Saint Kitts and Nevis - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1983)
- Japan - Respect for the Aged Day (traditional - beginning in 2003, the holiday is held on the third Monday of September.)
- Chile - Armed Forces Day
- Church of England - Theodore of Tarsus
- Also see September 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Januarius
- In ancient Greece, the sixth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the procession to Eleusis began at the Kerameikos in Athens.
- Jason and Kristopher Simmons: American identical twin actors.
- Simmons Twins: American twins, models and actors.
- Kennadi Boese: Dancer.
- An attempted coup by disaffected former soldiers of Côte d'Ivoire was put down, with the death of the alleged coup leader, General Robert Guéï, a former military dictator of the country. Guéï was killed when his car refused to stop at a roadblock in downtown Abidjan. Rebels continue in control of the cities of Bouaké and Korhogo.
- Israeli-Palestinian conflict: After a suicide bomber kills 5 and wounds more than 60 on a bus next to Tel Aviv's Great Synagogue, Israeli troops, tanks, and bulldozers destroy buildings in Yasser Arafat's Ramallah headquarters.
- U.S. plan to invade Iraq: The Bush administration pressures US Congress to pass a resolution giving Bush authority to use ampquotall means he determines to be appropriate, including forceampquot to oust Saddam Hussein and disarm Iraq.
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