Saturday July 28, 2001
US date format: 7/28/2001, UK date format: 28/7/2001
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on July 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 July people in US were listening to U Remind Me by Usher.
In UK Eternity / The Road To Mandalay by Robbie Williams was in the top 5 hits.
The Others, directed by Alejandro Amenábar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while The Jury by Steve Martini was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching All About Us.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing SpongeBob SquarePants: SuperSponge or Tetris Worlds.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 28, 2001?
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- Australian Ian Thorpe becomes the first swimmer to win six gold medals at a single World Championships.
- U.S. President George W. Bush announces his limited support for federal funding of research on embryonic stem cells.
- In the Comoros, the ampquotMilitary Committeeampquot of Major Mohamad Bacar seizes power in the island of Anjouan, which had declared independence. They plan to rejoin the Comoros.
- Sbarro Restaurant in Jerusalem is attacked by a Palestinian Terrorist, killing 15 civilians and wounding 130
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 28, 2001?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Usher - U Remind Me
- Alicia Keys - Fallin'
- Jagged Edge With Nelly - Where The Party At
- Erick Sermon Featuring Marvin Gaye - Music
- Jimmy Cozier - She's All I Got
- 112 - Peaches & Cream
- Luther Vandross - Take You Out
- Blu Cantrell - Hit 'Em Up Style (Oops!)
- R. Kelly Featuring Jay-Z - Fiesta
- The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley - Contagious
Sport Games on July 28, 2001
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Cottbus - Hamburg : 1 - 0
- Dortmund - Nurnberg : 2 - 0
- Freiburg - Werder Bremen : 3 - 0
- Leverkusen - Wolfsburg : 2 - 1
- M'gladbach - Bayern Munich : 1 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Bielefeld - Babelsberg : 0 - 1
- Ein Frankfurt - Reutlingen : 3 - 1
Division 2Football (France)
- Ajaccio - Nancy : 4 - 2
- Amiens - Beauvais : 0 - 1
- Grenoble - Caen : 4 - 3
- Gueugnon - Nimes : 4 - 3
- Le Mans - Creteil : 0 - 1
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Bastia - Sedan : 1 - 1
- Lens - Lyon : 2 - 0
- Lorient - Metz : 1 - 0
- Monaco - Sochaux : 0 - 1
- Montpellier - Marseille : 1 - 1
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Days to next July 28If July 28, 2001 is your birthday you're 19 years, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 14 days.
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