The 24th of April, 2001, fell on a Tuesday. Day 114 of 2001. Decade: 2000s.
18 years, 9 months and 3 days have passed since the 24th of April, 2001.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 24th of April, 2001:
United States: All For You - Janet Jackson
United Kingdom: Survivor - Destiny's Child
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Bridget Jones's Diary" 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 24th of April, 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.
A Beautiful Mind
"A Beautiful Mind" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2001.
2001 in movies.
Movies released in 2001 included Shrek, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, Monsters, Inc., Ocean's Eleven, Pearl Harbor, The Mummy Returns, Jurassic Park III, Planet of the Apes, Hannibal, Moulin Rouge!, Spy Kids, The Fast and the Furious and The Others.
Time Person of the Year 2001
New York mayor Rudolph Giuliani is listed as the Time Person of the Year for 2001.
2001 in music.
Popular music artists in 2001 included Lenny Kravitz, Jennifer Lopez, Shaggy, Janet Jackson, Destiny's Child, Lifehouse, Nelly, Eve, Blu Cantrell, Usher, Alicia Keys, Mary J. Blige, Ginuwine and Nickelback.
U2 - "Walk On"
"Walk On" by U2 would go on to win a Grammy for 2001's Record of the Year.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 24th of April:
24th of April, 2012: Football: Chelsea hand Barcelona a shock defeat in the semi-finals of the Champions League.
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
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.
Malcolm in the Middle - TV show about a dysfunctional family and their genius son.
The Amanda Show - Starring Amanda Bynes.
Roswell - TV show about the town of Roswell.
Angel - Spin-off show of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer".
The West Wing - Political drama.
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 - Iconic skateboarding game with a great soundtrack.
Spider-Man - An action game that was released by Activision for the PlayStation.
Final Fantasy IX - Fantasy RPG game.
Diablo II - The second game in the series.
Deus Ex - RPG game that was released by Eidos Interactive in 2000.
How old was I?
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 24th of April, 2001.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 24th of April, 2001.
6,852 days have passed since this date.
592,016,400 seconds have passed since the 24th of April, 2001.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 690,685,800 times.
Since the 24th of April, 2001, earth has travelled approximately 305,480,462,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 98,669,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 50,913,410 steps. That's about 22,628 miles!
Since this date, 7,104,197 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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