Monday 23 April 2001
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Talia Seitel and Cleo Demetriou.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to All For You by Janet.
In UK It Wasn't Me by Shaggy featuring Rikrok was in the top 5 hits.
The Mummy Returns, directed by Stephen Sommers, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while Dragons Of A Lost Star by Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Noble and Silver: Get Off Me!.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Clive Barker's Undying or Lego Island 2: The Brickster's Revenge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 23 April 2001 ?
- Saint Gerard (d.1138)
- UNESCO International Day of the Book in honor of Shakespeare's and Cervantes's death on April 23, 1616.
- Turkey - National Sovereignty and Children's Day (1920)
- Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut (Israeli Independence Day) for 2007: (the observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar).
- Independence Day for the Conch Republic
- National Beer Day in Germany
- Feast Day of Saint George: Patron saint and National Day of England
- Patron saint of the Spanish region of Arag=n
- Celebrated as St. Jordi's Day in Catalonia, presents of books and roses. See above.
- Catalonia - Lover's Day. Men receive a book as a gift from their romantic interest, while women receive roses. The book is in honor of Shakespeare's and Cervantes's death on April 23, 1616.
- Saint Adalbert of Prague
- Jurgi festival, in ancient Latvia
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 2001 ?
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Sport Games on 23 April 2001
- Charlotte Hornets - Miami Heat : 102 - 76
- Minnesota Timberwolves - San Antonio Spurs : 69 - 86
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Duisburg - M'gladbach : 0 - 2
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Bournemouth - Wycombe : 2 - 0
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Rochdale - Lincoln : 3 - 1
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