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.
Nirgendwo in Afrika, directed by Caroline Link, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while Theodore Rex by Edmund Morris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Micawber.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing e-Racer or Max Payne.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 21 December 2001
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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).
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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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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2001 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Usher - U Got It Bad
- Always On Time - Ja Rule Featuring Ashanti
- Aaliyah - Rock The Boat
- Alicia Keys - A Woman's Worth
- We Thuggin' - Fat Joe Featuring R. Kelly
- Michael Jackson - Butterflies
- Ginuwine - Differences
- Mr. Cheeks - Lights, Camera, Action!
- Faith Evans - You Gets No Love
- Mary J. Blige - Family Affair
Top #10 Latin songs
- Carlos Vives - Dejame Entrar
- Tantita Pena - Alejandro Fernandez
- Shakira - Suerte [Whenever, Wherever]
- Heroe - Enrique Iglesias
- Palomo - No Me Conoces Aun
- Usted Se Me Llevo La Vida - Alexandre Pires
- Promesas - Los Tucanes de Tijuana
- Celos - Marc Anthony
- Como Se Cura Una Herida - Jaci Velasquez
- Cada Vez Te Extrano Mas - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?