Friday July 20, 2001
US date format: 7/20/2001, UK date format: 20/7/2001
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 20, 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.
Famous people born on this day include Colton Glenn .
In that special week of July people in US were listening to U Remind Me by Usher.
In UK Eternity / The Road To Mandalay by Robbie Williams was in the top 5 hits.
Millennium Actress, directed by Satoshi Kon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while Between Lovers by Eric Jerome Dickey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Life as We Know It.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Anachronox or Evil Twin: Cyprien's Chronicles.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 20, 2001?
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- Vanessa Leggett is found in contempt by a Federal Court for refusing to release notes made for her book on the Doris Angleton murder.
- The 27th G8 summit takes place in Genoa, Italy until July 22nd. Massive demonstrations against the meeting by anti-globalisation groups. One demonstrator, Carlo Giuliani, is shot dead by a carabiniere and several others are badly injured during an attack by the police on a school which the protesters were using as their headquarters.
- Colton Glenn: YouTube Star.
- Carlo Giuliani: Italian anarchist (Born 1978).
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 20, 2001?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Usher - U Remind Me
- Erick Sermon Featuring Marvin Gaye - Music
- 112 - Peaches & Cream
- Jimmy Cozier - She's All I Got
- Jagged Edge With Nelly - Where The Party At
- R. Kelly Featuring Jay-Z - Fiesta
- Luther Vandross - Take You Out
- Alicia Keys - Fallin'
- Blu Cantrell - Hit 'Em Up Style (Oops!)
- Lil' Mo Featuring Fabolous - Superwoman Pt. II
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 20If July 20, 2001 is your birthday you're 19 years, 25 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 6 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
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