28th of October, 2001
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 28th of October, 2001, fell on a Sunday.
This date fell on a weekend.
On this exact date:
The movie Donnie Darko (2001) is released in cinemas. Decade: 2000s.
17 years, 3 months and 28 days have passed since the 28th of October, 2001.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 43 of
Day 301 of
2001. Leap Year: 2001 was NOT a leap year.
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Scorpio.
Zodiac Element: Water.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2001 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
Native American Zodiac: The 28th of October, 2001 falls under the Snake.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
Age: Anyone born on the 28th of October, 2001, will be 17 years of age.
American Format: 10-28-2001 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2001-10-28. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20011028" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1004223600.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 28th of October, 2001:
United States: I'm Real - Jennifer Lopez
United Kingdom: Because I Got High - Afroman Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "
K-PAX" was at the top of the box office on this date. News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 28th of October, 2001.
American singer Jennifer Loper (aka J. Lo) tops the FHM sexiest woman list in both 2000 and 2001.
Throughout this period of time, the Nokia 3310 would have been one of the most popular cell phones on the market. The phone included a game called "Snake" and it allowed people to customize its cover.
Time Person of the Year 2001
New York mayor Rudolph Giuliani is listed as the Time Person of the Year for 2001.
Between September 18, 2001 and
October 9, 2001, letters containing anthrax were mailed to news media offices and two U.S. Senators. Five people are killed and seventeen people are infected.
Apple's original iPod music player was released during this period of time.
Weather information for the 28th of October, 2001:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 13.0 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 38.6 degrees Fahrenheit. 3.67 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0.76cm.
London, England: Temperature: 12.17 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 3.56cm. US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on the 28th of October, 2001. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 28th of October, 2001 was probably conceived around the
18th of January, 2001. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 28th of October, 2001 is the
7th of August, 2002. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
28th of September, 2001: Zoolander (2001) is released in cinemas.
7th of October, 2001: The War in Afghanistan begins.
22nd of October, 2001: The game Grand Theft Auto III is released.
23rd of October, 2001: The Provisional IRA begins the process of disarmament.
25th of October, 2001: Windows XP is released.
26th of October, 2001: U.S. President George W. Bush signs the Patriot Act into law.
2nd of November, 2001: The animated movie Monsters, Inc. (2001) is released.
12th of November, 2001: Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty is released on the PlayStation.
15th of November, 2001: Halo: Combat Evolved is released on the Xbox.
15th of November, 2001: The first XBox console is released, along with the first Halo game.
16th of November, 2001: The movie Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001) is released in cinemas. On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 28th of October:
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
Smallville - TV show based on the Superman story.
Scrubs - Comedy show about a new group of medical students.
Alias - Spy action drama.
Star Trek: Enterprise - Prequel to the original Star Trek series.
The Office (UK version). - Starring Ricky Gervais.
My Wife and Kids - Comedy sitcom about a family called the Kyles.
Grounded for Life - Sitcom about an Irish Catholic family.
Dark Angel - Starring Jessica Alba.
Andromeda - Sci-fi TV series.
Dora the Explorer - Kid's TV series. Computer Games
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3 - The third game in the series.
Grand Theft Auto III - The third game in the series. Starring Claude in Liberty City.
Devil May Cry - Hack and Slash game that was released for the PlayStation 2.
Max Payne - Third person shooter game that allowed the player to slow down time. Celebrity Birthdays
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 28th of October:
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 28th of October, 2001. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 28th of October, 2001.
6,327 days have passed since this date.
546,652,800 seconds have passed since the 28th of October, 2001.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 637,761,600 times.
Since the 28th of October, 2001, earth has travelled approximately 282,072,844,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 91,108,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 47,012,141 steps. That's about 20,894 miles!
Since this date, 6,559,834 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Sunday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Domingo. Random Dates
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