Friday 27 December 2002
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Lily Robertson and Kamri McKnight.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Lose Yourself by Eminem.
In UK Cheeky Song (Touch My Bum) by Cheeky Girls was in the top 5 hits.
Irreversible, directed by Gaspar No, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002
while Quentins by Maeve Binchy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Towards the Republic.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dual Blades or SpongeBob SquarePants: Employee of the Month.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 December 2002 ?
- The second day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- A bank holiday in Britain and elsewhere if 25 December or 26 December falls in the weekend.
- R.C. Saints - John the Apostle and Evangelist
Famous Birthdays:27 December
- George Roy Hill: American film director (Born 1922).
- Two truck bombs kill 72 and wound 200 at the pro-Moscow headquarters of the Chechen government in Grozny, Chechnya.
- The company Clonaid announces that it has successfully cloned a human being, although it has never presented any verifiable evidence.
- North Korea expels UN weapons inspectors, and announces plans to reactivate a dormant nuclear fuel processing laboratory.
- Clonaid, the medical arm of a cult called Raelism, who believe that aliens introduced human life on Earth, claims to have successfully cloned a human being. They claim that aliens taught them how to perform cloning, even though the company has no record of having successfully cloned any previous animal. A spokesperson said an independent agency would prove that the baby, named Eve, is in fact an exact copy of her mother.
- Presidential elections in Kenya between Uhuru Kenyatta, candidate for ruling party KANU, and Mwai Kibaki, candidate for opposition party NARC. Early reports say the latter wins a landslide victory.
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