Friday December 21, 2001
US date format: 12/21/2001, UK date format: 21/12/2001
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see zodiac on December 21, 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 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.
Nirgendwo in Afrika, directed by Caroline Link, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while Last Man Standing by David Baldacci was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Micawber.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Castlevania: Circle of the Moon or Dead or Alive 3.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 21, 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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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 21, 2001?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Daniel Bedingfield - Gotta Get Thru This
- S Club 7 - Have You Ever
- Robbie Williams & Nicole Kidman - Somethin' Stupid
- Sophie Ellis Bextor - Murder On The Dancefloor
- Riva featuring Dannii Minogue - Who Do You Love Now (Stringer)
Top #5 R&B songs
Sport Games on December 21, 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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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 21, 2001?
On December 21, 2001 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is December 21, 2001?
On December 21, 2001 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on December 21, 2001?
On December 21, 2001 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 21, 2001?
On December 21, 2001 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on December 21, 2001?
On December 21, 2001 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people died on December 21, 2001?
Famous people died on December 21, 2001 include, Dick Schaap.
What was the number one song in December 21, 2001?
The number one song in the week of December 21, 2001 was How You Remind Me by Nickelback in US and Gotta Get Thru This by Daniel Bedingfield in UK.
What were the top hits on December 21, 2001?
The top hits on December 21, 2001 were How You Remind Me by Nickelback, U Got It Bad by Usher, Family Affair by Mary J. Blige in US and Gotta Get Thru This by Daniel Bedingfield, Have You Ever by S Club 7, Somethin' Stupid by Robbie Williams & Nicole Kidman in UK.