Friday December 28, 2001: Zodiac, Events, Birthdays and Holidays

US date format: 12/28/2001, UK date format: 28/12/2001

December 28th, 2001 was the 362nd day of the year 2001 in the Gregorian calendar, under the sign of Capricorn. The day of the week was Friday.

Famous birthdays on this day include Madison De La Garza and Maya Boyce.

The number one song in US was How You Remind Me by Nickelback.

Tigerland, directed by Joel Schumacher, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2001 while He Sees You When You'Re Sleeping by Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Magical Egypt. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Capitalism II or 90 Minutes.

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.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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December 28, 2001 Events

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December 28, 2001 Famous Birthdays

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If December 28, 2001 is your birthday you are 21 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on December 28.

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December 28, 2001 Famous Deaths

Who died on December 28, 2001?

Other December 28th famous deaths

  • Andrei Tarkovsky, the most well-known Soviet filmmaker since Sergei M. Eisenstein (the son of poet Arseniy Tarkovsky), studied music and...

  • American screenwriter and film director.

  • Florence Lawrence

    Silent screen actress (Confidence) dies at 48.

  • Academy-awarded director dies from cancer at 59.

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December 28, 2001 Zodiac

Western Zodiac - Astrological Sign

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Capricorn personality

Who should a Capricorn marry?

Babies born in December are either Sagittarius or Capricorn. People born before December 21st are Sagittarius, while people born from December 22nd have the sign of Capricorn

Personality of December born

Chinese Zodiac

Snake chinese zodiac sign

Sign: Snake

Element: Metal

Snake personality

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December 28, 2001 Day of the Week and Calendar

What day of the week was December 28, 2001?

The day of the week was Friday.

December 28th marks the 361st day of the Gregorian calendar for the year 2001.

There are 3 days remaining until the end of the year. Calculate the number of days between two dates.


December 28, 2001 Holidays and Observances

What is special on December 28, 2001?


  • The third day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • Calendar of Saints - Feast of the Holy Innocents, a.k.a. Childermas, commemorating the Massacre of the Innocents on order of king Herod the Great. In Spain and Latin American countries the festival is celebrated in a manner similar to April Fool's Day.
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Music charts

What was the number one song on December 28, 2001? Which were the top hits on December 28, 2001?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - How You Remind Meyoutube
  2. - U Got It Badyoutube
  3. - Family Affairyoutube
  4. - Get The Party Started
  5. - Hero

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - U Got It Badyoutube
  2. - Always On Time
  3. - A Woman's Worth
  4. - Rock The Boat
  5. - Butterflies

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Tantita Pena
  2. - Suerte [Whenever, Wherever]
  3. - Dejame Entrar
  4. - No Me Conoces Aun
  5. - Heroe

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Release year: 2001

Directed by: Joel Schumacher

Starring: Colin Farrell, Matthew Davis, Clifton Collins Jr., Tom Guiry

Country: United States of America

The Faculty

The Faculty

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Robert Rodriguez

Starring: Jordana Brewster, Clea DuVall, Laura Harris, Josh Hartnett

Country: United States of America

What Women Want

What Women Want

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Nancy Meyers

Starring: Mel Gibson, Helen Hunt, Marisa Tomei, Alan Alda

Country: United States of America

Delivering Milo

Delivering Milo

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Nick Castle

Starring: Anton Yelchin, Albert Finney, Bridget Fonda, Campbell Scott

Country: United States of America

Drowning Mona

Drowning Mona

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Nick Gomez

Starring: Danny DeVito, Bette Midler, Neve Campbell, Jamie Lee Curtis

Country: United States of America

TV Series

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Magical Egypt

Magical Egypt

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Jesús Sánchez Romeva



Release year: 2001

Hallo Robbie!

Hallo Robbie!

Release year: 2001

Country: Germany

Harold and the Purple Crayon

Harold and the Purple Crayon

Release year: 2001

Directed by: David Piel

Justice League

Justice League

Release year: 2001

Written by:

Starring: Carl Lumbly, George Newbern, Phil LaMarr, Kevin Conroy

Country: United States of America

Magazine Covers

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He Sees You When You'Re Sleeping by Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark

He Sees You When You'Re Sleeping


This holiday treat is a heartwarming tale of redemption, love, and suspense, from Mary Higgins Clark (Queen of Suspense) and Carol Higgins Clark (bestselling author), the well-known mother/daughter duo.

The Fiery Cross by Diana Gabaldon

The Fiery Cross


The fifth volume in Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander saga is a stunning feat of storytelling. It features James Fraser, an 18th-century Scotsman, and Claire Randall, a 20th-century time-travelling wife. It is 1771 and war is on the horizon.

The Sigma Protocol by Robert Ludlum

The Sigma Protocol


Ben Hartman is on vacation in Zurich, Switzerland. He meets Jimmy Cavanaugh, a madman who has been armed and programed to assassinate.

A Bend In The Road by Nicholas Sparks

A Bend In The Road


Miles Ryan's marriage ended in tragedy when his wife was struck and run. This happened two years ago. He is the deputy sheriff in New Bern, North Carolina.

Skipping Christmas by John Grisham

Skipping Christmas


#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERImagine a Christmas without any presents. There will be no Christmas crowds, office parties, fruitcakes or unwanted gifts, and no crowded malls. This is exactly what Luther Krank and Nora Krank had in mind when they …

Birth chart on this day

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Capitalism II

Capitalism II

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X

Genre: Business simulation

Publisher: Ubisoft

90 Minutes

90 Minutes

Platform: Dreamcast

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Sega

Dancing Karaoke DKara

Dancing Karaoke DKara

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Music & Exercise

Publisher: Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo

Dead or Alive 3

Dead or Alive 3

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Tecmo

Arcanum: Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura

Arcanum: Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Sierra Entertainment


December 28, 2001 Lunar and Planetary phase

Lunar phase

Full Moon

The moon phase for December 28, 2001 is Full Moon.

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $39.95
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $21.97
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $68.23
  • General Electric GE: opens at $40.77
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $123.50

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 131.03 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.5908 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.6741 CHF
  • 1 EUR = 115.81 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.6094 GBP

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