Friday August 23, 2002
US date format: 8/23/2002, UK date format: 23/8/2002
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see zodiac on August 23, 2002). 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.
Famous people born on this day include Grant Knoche .
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Dilemma by Nelly.
In UK Colourblind by Darius was in the top 5 hits.
Far from Heaven, directed by Todd Haynes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002
while Mercy by Julie Garwood was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Still Game.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cubivore: Survival of the Fittest or Blinx: The Time Sweeper.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 23, 2002?
- Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
- Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
- Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
- RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
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- Recent celebrity deaths: Baseball Hall of Fame player Hoyt Wilhelm dies.
American Major League Baseball pitcher,...
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 23, 2002?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
Top #5 Latin songs
- Jennifer Pena - El Dolor De Tu Presencia
- Juanes - A Dios Le Pido
- Enrique Iglesias - Mentiroso
- Chayanne - Y Tu Te Vas
- Sin Bandera - Entra En Mi Vida
Sport Games on August 23, 2002
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Ein Frankfurt - Greuther Furth : 2 - 0
- Ein Trier - Karlsruhe : 3 - 0
- Lubeck - St Pauli : 6 - 0
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Lille - Troyes : 0 - 0
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Northampton - Blackpool : 0 - 1
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Chelsea - Man United : 2 - 2
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $36.80
- Apple AAPL: opens at $15.90
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $52.66
- General Electric GE: opens at $32.25
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $81.20
- 1 USD = 119.67 JPY
- 1 USD = 1.556 CAD
- 1 USD = 1.5142 CHF
- 1 EUR = 116.3 JPY
- 1 EUR = 0.6396 GBP
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on August 23, 2002?
On August 23, 2002 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is August 23, 2002?
On August 23, 2002 the zodiac sign was Virgo.
Who was the US President on August 23, 2002?
On August 23, 2002 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 23, 2002?
On August 23, 2002 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on August 23, 2002?
On August 23, 2002 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on August 23, 2002?
On August 23, 2002 several famous people were born including, Grant Knoche.
Which famous people died on August 23, 2002?
Famous people died on August 23, 2002 include, Hoyt Wilhelm.
What was the number one song in August 23, 2002?
The number one song in the week of August 23, 2002 was Dilemma by Nelly in US and Colourblind by Darius in UK.
What were the top hits on August 23, 2002?
The top hits on August 23, 2002 were Dilemma by Nelly, Hot In Herre by Nelly, Complicated by Avril Lavigne in US and Colourblind by Darius, Anyone Of Us (Stupid Mistake) by Gareth Gates, Automatic High by S Club Juniors in UK.