Saturday July 21, 2001
US date format: 7/21/2001, UK date format: 21/7/2001
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 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 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 X-Men: Wolverine's Rage or Death Crimson OX.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 21, 2001?
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- Akashi pedestrian bridge accident: At the conclusion of a fireworks display on Okura Beach in Akashi, Hyōgo, Japan, 11 people are killed and more than 120 are injured when a pedestrian footbridge connecting the beach to JR Asagiri railway station becomes overcrowded and people leaving the event fall down in a domino effect.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 21, 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 21If July 21, 2001 is your birthday you're 19 years, 24 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 7 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in July 2001?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?