Wednesday January 31, 2001
US date format: 1/31/2001, UK date format: 31/1/2001
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see zodiac on January 31, 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 January people in US were listening to It Wasn't Me by Shaggy.
In UK Whole Again by Atomic Kitten was in the top 5 hits.
Enemy at the Gates, directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001
while Nothing Like It In The World by Stephen E. Ambrose was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Delicious Proposal.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Clive Barker's Undying or Batman: Chaos in Gotham.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 31, 2001?
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- In the Netherlands, a Scottish court convicts Libyan Abdelbaset al-Megrahi and acquits another Libyan citizen for their part in the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland in 1988.
- Sega officially announces that they are going to discontinue their Dreamcast system on March 30. They also said that they vowed never to make another video game system ever again and to make only video games.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 31, 2001?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
Top #5 Latin songs
- Juan Gabriel - Abrazame Muy Fuerte
- MDO - Te Quise Olvidar
- Chayanne - Yo Te Amo
- Son By Four - Cuando Seas Mia
- Rocio Durcal - Infiel
Sport Games on January 31, 2001
- Boston Celtics - Indiana Pacers : 102 - 96
- Denver Nuggets - Milwaukee Bucks : 111 - 116
- Detroit Pistons - New Jersey Nets : 112 - 103
- Los Angeles Clippers - San Antonio Spurs : 70 - 92
- Los Angeles Lakers - Minnesota Timberwolves : 83 - 96
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- QPR - Fulham : 0 - 2
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Chelsea - Newcastle : 3 - 1
- Dundee - Dundee United : 2 - 3
- Everton - Middlesbrough : 2 - 2
- Hearts - St Mirren : 1 - 0
- Leeds - Coventry : 1 - 0
- For Sittard - Roda JC : 1 - 0
- Heerenveen - Feyenoord : 1 - 0
- Nijmegen - Roosendaal : 2 - 3
- PSV Eindhoven - Groningen : 3 - 0
- Vitesse - NAC Breda : 2 - 4
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 31, 2001?
On January 31, 2001 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is January 31, 2001?
On January 31, 2001 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on January 31, 2001?
On January 31, 2001 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 31, 2001?
On January 31, 2001 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on January 31, 2001?
On January 31, 2001 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
What was the number one song in January 31, 2001?
The number one song in the week of January 31, 2001 was It Wasn't Me by Shaggy in US and Whole Again by Atomic Kitten in UK.
What were the top hits on January 31, 2001?
The top hits on January 31, 2001 were It Wasn't Me by Shaggy, Independent Women Part I by Destiny's Child, Ms. Jackson by OutKast in US and Whole Again by Atomic Kitten, Rollin' by Limp Bizkit, Teenage Dirtbag by Wheatus in UK.