Wednesday August 22, 2001

US date format: 8/22/2001, UK date format: 22/8/2001

The day of the week was Wednesday, under the astrological sign of Leo (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on August 22, 2001).

Famous birthdays on this day include LaMelo Ball .

The number one song in US was Fallin' by Alicia Keys. Eternal Flame by Atomic Kitten was #1 song in the UK.

Tigerland, directed by Joel Schumacher, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2001 while Justice by Dominick Dunne was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Being Eve. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Castlevania: Circle of the Moon or Dead or Alive 3.

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.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

Famous Birthdays | Famous Deaths | Movies | TV Series | Music charts | Magazine covers | Books | Videogames

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August 22, 2001 Famous Birthdays


Who was born on August 22, 2001?

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How old am I?

If August 22, 2001 is your birthday you are 21 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on August 22.

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August 22, 2001 Famous Deaths


Who died on August 22, 2001?

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Tigerland

Tigerland

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Joel Schumacher

Starring: Colin Farrell, Matthew Davis, Clifton Collins Jr., Tom Guiry

Country: United States of America

The Faculty

The Faculty

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Robert Rodriguez

Starring: Jordana Brewster, Clea DuVall, Laura Harris, Josh Hartnett

Country: United States of America

What Women Want

What Women Want

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Nancy Meyers

Starring: Mel Gibson, Helen Hunt, Marisa Tomei, Alan Alda

Country: United States of America

Delivering Milo

Delivering Milo

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Nick Castle

Starring: Anton Yelchin, Albert Finney, Bridget Fonda, Campbell Scott

Country: United States of America

Drowning Mona

Drowning Mona

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Nick Gomez

Starring: Danny DeVito, Bette Midler, Neve Campbell, Jamie Lee Curtis

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 22, 2001?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Fallin'youtube
  2. - I'm Real
  3. - Let Me Blow Ya Mind
  4. - Hit 'Em Up Style (Oops!)
  5. - U Remind Meyoutube

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Eternal Flame
  2. - Eternity / The Road To Mandalay
  3. - 21 Seconds
  4. - Castles In The Sky
  5. - Let's Dance

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Fallin'youtube
  2. - Where The Party At
  3. - Contagious
  4. - U Remind Meyoutube
  5. - I'm Real

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Azul
  2. - Como Se Cura Una Herida
  3. - O Me Voy O Te Vas
  4. - Como Olvidar
  5. - Me Vas A Extranar
Sport Games on August 22, 2001

Sport Games on August 22, 2001


Premier League

UK Soccer
  • Blackburn - Man United : 2 - 2
  • Fulham - Sunderland : 2 - 0
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Eredivisie

Football (Netherlands)
  • For Sittard - Graafschap : 2 - 1
  • Groningen - Willem II : 1 - 0
  • Nijmegen - Waalwijk : 1 - 0
  • PSV Eindhoven - Den Bosch : 3 - 2
  • Roda JC - Feyenoord : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of August 22, 2001

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Being Eve

Being Eve

Release year: 2001

Manhunt

Manhunt

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Greg Barker

All About Us

All About Us

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Christine Swanson

Cruel Summer

Cruel Summer

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Phillip Escott

Life as We Know It

Life as We Know It

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Greg Berlanti

How old am I?

If August 22, 2001 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 2001?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Justice by Dominick Dunne

Justice

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Dominick Dunne has been publishing Vanity Fair's revelatory chronicles for more than 20 years of the most notorious crimes, trials and punishments of all time for over two decades.

Who Moved My Cheese? by Spencer Johnson

Who Moved My Cheese?

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The #1 INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER, WITH MORE THAN 10 MILLION PRINTS! A timeless business classic, "Who Moved My Cheese?" It uses a simple parabel that reveals profound truths about how to deal with change.

Rise To Rebellion by Jeff Shaara

Rise To Rebellion

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With his novels Gods and Generals and The Last Full Measure, Jeff Shaara amazed readers with his brilliant fiction Gone for Soldiers. The acclaimed author now who illuminates the Civil War, the Mexican-American War and more

Founding Brothers by Joseph J. Ellis

Founding Brothers

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In this landmark work of history, the National Book Award--winning author of American Sphinx explores how a group of greatly gifted but deeply flawed individuals-Hamilton, Burr, Jefferson, Franklin, Washington, Adams, and

Valhalla Rising by Clive Cussler

Valhalla Rising

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Dirk Pitt, a marine explorer, must rely upon the nautical lore and Jules Verne in order to stop an oil baron who has his sights on political power in this #1 New York Times bestseller series.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Castlevania: Circle of the Moon

Castlevania: Circle of the Moon

Platform: Game Boy Advance, Wii U Virtual Console

Genre: Platform-adventure, Action role-playing

Publisher: Konami

Dead or Alive 3

Dead or Alive 3

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Tecmo

Disney's Extremely Goofy Skateboarding

Disney's Extremely Goofy Skateboarding

Platform: Windows

Genre: Extreme sports

Publisher: Disney Interactive

Codename: Outbreak

Codename: Outbreak

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Virgin Interactive

Ape Escape 2

Ape Escape 2

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Platform

Publisher: JP / EU Sony Computer Entertainment; NA Ubisoft

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $40.85
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $17.94
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $61.13
  • General Electric GE: opens at $40.55
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $102.50

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 120.43 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.5429 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.664 CHF
  • 1 EUR = 110.12 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.6308 GBP

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on August 22, 2001?

On August 22, 2001 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is August 22, 2001?

On August 22, 2001 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on August 22, 2001?

On August 22, 2001 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 22, 2001?

On August 22, 2001 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on August 22, 2001?

On August 22, 2001 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on August 22, 2001?

On August 22, 2001 several famous people were born including, LaMelo Ball.

Which famous people died on August 22, 2001?

Famous people died on August 22, 2001 include, José María de Azcárate Ristori, José María de Azcárate Ristori.

What was the number one song in August 22, 2001?

The number one song in the week of August 22, 2001 was Fallin' by Alicia Keys in US and Eternal Flame by Atomic Kitten in UK.

What were the top hits on August 22, 2001?

The top hits on August 22, 2001 were Fallin' by Alicia Keys, I'm Real by Jennifer Lopez, Let Me Blow Ya Mind by Eve in US and Eternal Flame by Atomic Kitten, Eternity / The Road To Mandalay by Robbie Williams, 21 Seconds by So Solid Crew in UK.