Saturday April 28, 2001
US date format: 4/28/2001, UK date format: 28/4/2001
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 28, 2001). 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 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 On the Street Where You Live by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Dismissed.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Cameron Files: Secret at Loch Ness or Star Wars Rogue Squadron II: Rogue Leader.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 28, 2001?
- Arbor Day - legal state holiday in Nebraska, USA.
- National Heroes Day - public holiday in Barbados in honor of men and women who played a significant role in the island nation's history, such as Sir Garfield Sobers.
- Peter Chanel
- Louis Marie Grignon of Montfort
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- Soyuz TM-32 lifts off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome, carrying the first space tourist, American Dennis Tito.
- Millionaire Dennis Tito becomes the world's first space tourist.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 28, 2001?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on April 28, 2001
- Milwaukee Bucks - Orlando Magic : 116 - 121
- Philadelphia 76ers - Indiana Pacers : 92 - 87
- San Antonio Spurs - Minnesota Timberwolves : 84 - 93
- Utah Jazz - Dallas Mavericks : 91 - 94
Serie AItalian Football
- Reggina - Napoli : 3 - 1
- Vicenza - Parma : 0 - 1
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Germinal : 7 - 0
- Beveren - Aalst : 1 - 0
- Charleroi - Mechelen : 4 - 1
- Genk - Standard : 2 - 2
- Gent - Lokeren : 3 - 2
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bayern Munich - Freiburg : 1 - 0
- Bochum - Schalke 04 : 1 - 1
- FC Koln - Cottbus : 4 - 0
- Hertha - Ein Frankfurt : 3 - 0
- Kaiserslautern - Leverkusen : 0 - 1
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
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