9th of May, 2001

The 9th of May, 2001, fell on a Wednesday. Day 129 of 2001. Decade: 2000s.

18 years, 11 months and 0 days have passed since the 9th of May, 2001.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 9th of May, 2001:

  • 129 football fans die in a stampede in Ghana.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 9th of May, 2001:

  • United States: All For You - Janet Jackson
  • United Kingdom: It's Raining Men - Geri Halliwell

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Driven" 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 9th of May, 2001.

  • Jennifer Lopez

    American singer Jennifer Loper (aka J. Lo) tops the FHM sexiest woman list in both 2000 and 2001.

  • Nokia 3310

    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.

  • Eurovision 2001

    The 2001 Eurovision song contest is held in Copenhagen, Denmark. Estonia win the contest with the song "Everybody" by Tanel Padar, Dave Benton and 2XL.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 18 years, 11 months and 0 days have passed since the 9th of May, 2001.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 19 of 2001.
  • Leap Year: 2001 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 9th of May, 2001, will be 18 years of age.
  • People born in 2001 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 989362800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 9th of May, 2001:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 9th of May, 2001, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2001 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 9th of May, 2001 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

Television Shows

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.
  • Futurama - Animated series.
  • The Sopranos - Crime drama about the life of a New Jersey mobster.

2001 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2001.

"The Fairly OddParents" - "My Wife and Kids" - "Lizzie McGuire" - "Grounded for Life" - "Malcolm in the Middle" - "Roswell" - "Rocket Power" - "Dora the Explorer" - "SpongeBob SquarePants" - "Ed, Edd n Eddy" - "Bob the Builder" - "The Powerpuff Girls" - "The Wild Thornberrys" - "That '70s Show" - "CatDog" - "Dawson's Creek" - "Bear in the Big Blue House" - "City Guys" - "Recess" - "The Angry Beavers" - "Pokemon" - "Daria" - "Sabrina the Teenage Witch" - "7th Heaven" - "Moesha" - "Dexter's Laboratory" - "Friends" - "Rugrats" - "The Simpsons"


2001 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2001:

  • PlayStation 2
  • Razor (scooter)
  • Poo-Chi (robot dog)
  • The Dreamcast
  • Groovy Girls

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 9th of May:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 9th of May:

  • Victory Day (Russia)

Weather

Weather information for the 9th of May, 2001:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 12.1 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 57.3 degrees Fahrenheit. 14.06 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 11.83 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.76cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on the 9th of May, 2001.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 9th of May, 2001 was probably conceived around the 30th of July, 2000. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 9th of May, 2001 is the 16th of February, 2002. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

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.

9th of May

Events that have occurred on the 9th of May:

  • 9th of May, 1865: The American Civil War ends.
  • 9th of May, 1970: 100,000 people demonstrate against the Vietnam War in Washington D.C.
  • 9th of May, 1977: 33 people are killed in a fire at Hotel Polen in Amsterdam.
  • 9th of May, 1987: 183 people are killed when LOT Flight 5055 Tadeusz Kosciuszko crashes in Warsaw, Poland.
  • 9th of May, 1950: L. Ron Hubbard publishes his book "Dianetics: The Modern Science of Mental Health"
  • 9th of May, 1980: Friday the 13th (1980) is released.
  • 9th of May, 1992: The final episode of "The Golden Girls" is aired.
  • 9th of May, 1992: Liverpool win the FA Cup final after defeating Sunderland 2-0.
  • 9th of May, 2010: Chelsea win the Premier League title after defeating Wigan 8-0 on the final day of the season.
  • 9th of May, 2011: Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver end their relationship after 25 years of marriage.
  • 9th of May, 2012: Minecraft is released on the XBox 360.
  • 9th of May, 2013: Football: Manchester United announce that David Moyes will be taking over as manager.
  • 9th of May, 2017: Donald Trump fires FBI Director James Comey.

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 9th of May, 2001.

  • 6,910 days have passed since this date.
  • 597,024,000 seconds have passed since the 9th of May, 2001.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 696,528,000 times.
  • Since the 9th of May, 2001, earth has travelled approximately 308,064,384,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 99,504,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 51,344,064 steps. That's about 22,820 miles!
  • Since this date, 7,164,288 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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