Thursday September 26, 2002

US date format: 9/26/2002, UK date format: 26/9/2002

It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see zodiac on September 26, 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. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Dilemma by Nelly. In UK The Tide Is High (Get The Feeling) by Atomic Kitten was in the top 5 hits. Cypher, directed by Vincenzo Natali, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2002 while The Apprentice by Tess Gerritsen was one of the best selling book. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crosscountry Canada 2 or Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 26, 2002?


Events

  • The overcrowded Senegalese ferry MV Joola capsizes off the coast of Gambia killing more than 1,000.
  • The Congress of the United States passes a joint resolution, which authorizes the President to use the United States Armed Forces as he deems necessary and appropriate, against Iraq.
  • The Beltway sniper attacks begin with 5 shootings in Montgomery County, Maryland.

Movies

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

Cypher

Release year: 2002

Directed by: Vincenzo Natali

Starring: Jeremy Northam, Lucy Liu, Nigel Bennett, Timothy Webber

The Rules of Attraction

The Rules of Attraction

Release year: 2002

Directed by: Roger Avary

Starring: James Van Der Beek, Ian Somerhalder, Shannyn Sossamon, Jessica Biel

Country: United States of America

Below

Below

Release year: 2002

Directed by: David Twohy

Starring: Bruce Greenwood, David Crow, Matthew Davis, Holt McCallany

People I Know

People I Know

Release year: 2002

Directed by: Daniel Algrant

Starring: Al Pacino, Téa Leoni, Ryan O'Neal, Kim Basinger

The Story of O: Untold Pleasures

The Story of O: Untold Pleasures

Release year: 2002

Directed by: Phil Leirness

Starring: Danielle Ciardi, Neil Dickson, Max Parrish, Michelle Ruben

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Music charts

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TV Series

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Apprentice by Tess Gerritsen

The Apprentice

By:

The bestselling author of The Surgeon returns—and so does that chilling novel’s diabolical villain. Though held behind bars, Warren Hoyt still haunts a helpless city, seeming to bequeath his evil legacy

A Love Of My Own by E. Lynn Harris

A Love Of My Own

By:

After Zola Denise Norwood meets media mogul Davis Vincent McClinton on a New York-bound flight, he makes her a couple of offers before they even land.

Above Hallowed Ground by Christopher Sweet

Above Hallowed Ground

By:

On the morning of September 11th, a new kind of horror shook the world. Terrorists crashed two passenger airliners into the World Trade Center in the worst attack on U.S.

Among The Heroes by Jere Longman

Among The Heroes

By:

Of the four horrific hijackings on September 11, Flight 93 resonates as one of epic resistance.At a time when the United States appeared defenseless against an unfamiliar foe, the gallant passengers

Standing In The Rainbow by Fannie Flagg

Standing In The Rainbow

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Good news! Fannie’s back in town--and the town is among the leading characters in her new novel.Along with Neighbor Dorothy, the lady with the smile in her voice, whose daily radio

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Crosscountry Canada 2

Crosscountry Canada 2

Platform: Windows, Macintosh

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Ingenuity Works

Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast

Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, GameCube, Xbox

Genre: First-person shooter, third-person shooter

Publisher: WW LucasArts; EU Activision (Xbox & GameCube); JP CyberFront (PC); WW Aspyr (Mac)

Dance Dance Revolution Extreme

Dance Dance Revolution Extreme

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation 2

Genre: Music, Exercise

Publisher: Konami

BMX XXX

BMX XXX

Platform: Nintendo GameCube, PlayStation 2, Xbox

Genre: Racing, sports (BMX)

Publisher: AKA Acclaim

Bratz

Bratz

Platform: Game Boy Advance PC PlayStation

Genre: Action/Adventure/Platformer

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $33.35
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $15.10
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $47.11
  • General Electric GE: opens at $27.50
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $64.20

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 122.6 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.5764 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.5002 CHF
  • 1 EUR = 119.83 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.6271 GBP

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on September 26, 2002?

On September 26, 2002 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is September 26, 2002?

On September 26, 2002 the zodiac sign was Libra.

Who was the US President on September 26, 2002?

On September 26, 2002 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 26, 2002?

On September 26, 2002 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on September 26, 2002?

On September 26, 2002 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

What was the number one song in September 26, 2002?

The number one song in the week of September 26, 2002 was Dilemma by Nelly in US and The Tide Is High (Get The Feeling) by Atomic Kitten in UK.

What were the top hits on September 26, 2002?

The top hits on September 26, 2002 were Dilemma by Nelly, Gangsta Lovin' by Eve, Complicated by Avril Lavigne in US and The Tide Is High (Get The Feeling) by Atomic Kitten, Round Round by Sugababes, Crossroads by Blazin' Squad in UK.