Friday 21 December 2001
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of December people in US were listening to How You Remind Me by Nickelback.
In UK Gotta Get Thru This by Daniel Bedingfield was in the top 5 hits.
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, directed by Peter Jackson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while Black House by Stephen King and Peter Straub was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Black Books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Wars: Starfighter or Endonesia.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 December 2001 ?
- Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
- R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
- Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
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- Dick Schaap: Sportscaster / author (Bo Knows Bo, Instant Replay).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2001 ?
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Sport Games on 21 December 2001
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Club Brugge : 1 - 0
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Marseille - Lens : 1 - 2
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Brentford - Northampton : 3 - 0
- Brighton - Chesterfield : 2 - 2
- Notts County - Swindon : 3 - 1
- Oldham - Port Vale : 2 - 0
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Hull - Southend : 0 - 0
- Mansfield - Exeter : 0 - 1
- Shrewsbury - Macclesfield : 1 - 1
- Swansea - Bristol Rvs : 2 - 1
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