Saturday 26 October 2002
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sorta Emma and Bbwquinn .
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Dilemma by Nelly.
In UK The Long And Winding Road / Suspicious Minds by Will Young & Gareth Gates was in the top 5 hits.
Anand, directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002
while Violets Are Blue by James Patterson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Legend of the Snake Spirits.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing BattleBots: Beyond the BattleBox or Bionicle: Matoran Adventures.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 October 2002 ?
- Nauru - Angam Day
- Austria - National Day: Anniversary of the Declaration of Neutrality (1955)
- Also see October 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Quadragesimus
- St. Rusticus
- St. Gibitrudis
- St. Fulk
- St. Eadfrid
- St. Demetrius (aka St. Dimitrios) of Thessaloniki
- St. Cuthbert
- St. Cedd
- St. Alfred the Great
- Roman festivals - first day of Ludi Victoriae Sullanae (until 1 November)
- R.C. Saints - October 26th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Bean
- St. Evaristus
- St. Lucian
- St. Albinus
- St. Rogatian
Famous Birthdays:26 October
- Moscow Theatre Siege: Approximately 50 Chechen terrorists and 150 hostages die when Russian Spetsnaz storm a theater building in Moscow, which had been occupied by the terrorists during a musical performance three days before.
- Sports: The Anaheim Angels force a decisive seventh game with the San Francisco Giants in the 2002 World Series with a dramatic late-inning rally from 5–0 to win 6–5.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 2002 ?
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Sport Games on 26 October 2002
Serie AItalian Football
- Chievo - Milan : 3 - 2
- Juventus - Udinese : 1 - 0
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Bergen - Genk : 1 - 2
- Beveren - Westerlo : 2 - 1
- Germinal - Gent : 2 - 1
- Lierse - Charleroi : 2 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bayern Munich - Hannover : 3 - 3
- Bielefeld - Hamburg : 2 - 1
- Hertha - Leverkusen : 1 - 1
- M'gladbach - Munich 1860 : 0 - 1
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Barcelona - Alaves : 6 - 1
- Celta - Ath Madrid : 0 - 0
- Real Madrid - Villarreal : 1 - 1
- Recreativo - Betis : 1 - 1
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