31st of May, 2002
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 31st of May, 2002, fell on a Friday.
On this exact date:
The 2002 FIFA World Cup kicks off in South Korea and Japan. Share Decade: 2000s.
15 years, 4 months and 21 days have passed since the 31st of May, 2002.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 22 of
Day 151 of
2002. Leap Year: 2002 was NOT a leap year.
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Gemini.
Zodiac Element: Air.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2002 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
Native American Zodiac: The 31st of May, 2002 falls under the Deer.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
Age: Anyone born on the 31st of May, 2002, will be 15 years of age.
American Format: 05-31-2002 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2002-05-31. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20020531" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1022799600.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 31st of May, 2002:
United States: Foolish - Ashanti
United Kingdom: Without Me - Eminem Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "
Attack of the Clones" 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 31st of May, 2002.
Apple's original iPod music player was released during this period of time.
Russian tennis player Anna Kournikova is listed as FHM's sexiest woman in 2002.
Time Person of the Year 2002
"The Whistleblowers" are listed as the Time Person of the Year for 2002.
In the summer of 2002, a rock music genre called Emo began to rise in popularity.
2002 FIFA World Cup
The 2002 FIFA World Cup is currently taking place in Japan and South Korea. The competition is won by Brazil on the 30th of June after they defeat Germany 2-0.
Weather information for the 31st of May, 2002:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 16.7 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a mostly sunny day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 68.3 degrees Fahrenheit. 20.17 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 2.79cm.
London, England: Temperature: 14.72 degrees Celsius. US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on the 31st of May, 2002. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 31st of May, 2002 was probably conceived around the
21st of August, 2001. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 31st of May, 2002 is the
10th of March, 2003. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
3rd of May, 2002: Spider-Man (2002), starring Tobey Maguire, is released in movie theaters.
5th of May, 2002: The World Wrestling Federation, Inc. (WWF) changes its name to World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (WWE).
6th of May, 2002: The Attitude Era in the WWE comes to an end.
6th of May, 2002: Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn is assassinated.
8th of May, 2002: Arsenal clinch the 2001-2002 FA Premier League title after a 1-0 win over Manchester United at Old Trafford.
10th of May, 2002: Unfaithful (2002), starring Richard Gere, is released in cinemas.
16th of May, 2002: Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002) is released.
18th of May, 2002: Former WWF wrestler The British Bulldog (Davey Boy Smith) dies of a heart attack.
19th of May, 2002: The last episode of The X-Files is aired on television.
28th of May, 2002: Rapper Eminem releases his album The Eminem Show.
14th of June, 2002: The Bourne Identity (2002) is released in movie theaters.
14th of June, 2002: The movie Scooby-Doo (2002) is released.
21st of June, 2002: The movie Minority Report (2002) is released.
21st of June, 2002: Lilo & Stitch (2002) is released.
25th of June, 2002: The song "Dilemma" is released by rapper Nelly and Destiny's Child singer Kelly Rowland.
28th of June, 2002: Battlefield 1942 is released.
30th of June, 2002: Brazil win the World Cup. On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 31st of May:
31st of May, 1984: Six inmates on death row escape the Mecklenburg Correctional Center in Virginia.
31st of May, 1984: The song "Ghostbusters" is released by Parker, Jr.
31st of May, 2005: Watergate scandal: FBI Associate Director Mark Felt is revealed to be "Deep Throat".
31st of May, 2008: Usain Bolt breaks the world record for the 100 meter sprint.
31st of May, 2010: The flotilla incident occurs when 13 Israeli soldiers raid a flotilla that is headed for Gaza. 9 activists are killed
31st of May, 1970: The 1970 FIFA World Cup kicks off in Mexico.
31st of May, 1979: The Muppet Movie (1979) is released.
31st of May, 1986: The 1986 FIFA World Cup begins in Mexico.
31st of May, 1996: The movie DragonHeart (1996) is released in cinemas.
31st of May, 1996: The Fugees release their song Killing Me Softly with His Song.
31st of May, 2004: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) is released in movie theaters. Television
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
The Shield - Police drama.
24 - Action drama about a counterterrorism agent called Jack Bauer.
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.
Andromeda - Sci-fi TV series. Computer Games
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Medal of Honor: Allied Assault - First-person shooter game that is set in World War 2.
Return to Castle Wolfenstein - First-person shooter game.
WWF SmackDown! Just Bring It - Wrestling game that was released by THQ.
Halo: Combat Evolved - FPS game that was released for the Xbox.
Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty - Stealth game.
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 31st of May:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 31st of May, 2002.
5,620 days have passed since this date.
485,568,000 seconds have passed since the 31st of May, 2002.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 566,496,000 times.
Since the 31st of May, 2002, earth has travelled approximately 250,553,088,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 80,928,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 41,758,848 steps. That's about 18,559 miles!
Since this date, 5,826,816 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Friday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Sexta-feira. Random Dates
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