April 7th, 2002

April 7th, 2002, fell on a Sunday. It was day 97 of 2002. The decade was the 2000s.

19 years, 0 months and 11 days have passed since April 7th, 2002.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 7th, 2002:

  • United States: Ain't It Funny - Jennifer Lopez
  • United Kingdom: Unchained Melody - Gareth Gates

Movie Box Office

Which movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Panic Room" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is April 7th, 2002 and it's a Sunday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aries. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

The summer of 2002 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise. In America, the song Ain't It Funny by Jennifer Lopez is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Unchained Melody by Gareth Gates is the number one hit song.

George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Panic Room is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, Tony Blair is the current Prime Minister. The Nokia 3310 is one of the most popular cell phones on the market at the moment. Stores across the world are currently selling a wide range of custom covers for the phone.

A popular software program called LimeWire is being used by many people to share MP3 files (and viruses). It's 2002, so the music charts are being dominated by the likes of Ashanti, Nickelback, Nelly, Eminem, Usher, Blu Cantrell, The Calling, Linkin Park and Jennifer Lopez. In celebrity news, actress Elizabeth Hurley has just given birth to a baby boy, who she has named Damian Charles Hurley. However, businessman Steve Bing is currently denying that he is the father.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Rugrats", "King of the Hill", "Dawson's Creek" and "Charmed". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Max Payne", "Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty", "Return to Castle Wolfenstein" and "Medal of Honor: Allied Assault". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Recess", "Dawson's Creek", "CatDog" and "Grounded for Life".

Popular toys include the likes of "Groovy Girls", "Poo-Chi (robot dog)", "PlayStation 2" and "Bratz (dolls)".


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 April 7th, 2002.

  • The iPod

    Apple's original iPod music player was released during this period of time.

  • Chicago

    "Chicago" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2002.

  • Who were the best football players in 2002?

    In 2002, the best soccer players were Ronaldo, Roberto Carlos, Oliver Kahn, Zinedine Zidane, Michael Ballack, Thierry Henry, Raúl, Rivaldo, Yıldıray Baştürk and Alessandro Del Piero.

  • 2002 in movies.

    Movies released in 2002 included The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Spider-Man, Men in Black II, Signs, Die Another Day, Ice Age, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Minority Report, Catch Me If You Can, 8 Mile, Gangs of New York and The Ring.

  • Anna Kournikova

    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.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2002?

    In 2002, the best NBA players were Tim Duncan, Shaquille O'Neal, Kobe Bryant, Tracy McGrady, Jason Kidd, Kevin Garnett, Chris Webber, Dirk Nowitzki, Gary Payton, Allen Iverson, Ben Wallace, Jermaine O'Neal, Dikembe Mutombo, Paul Pierce and Steve Nash.

  • 2002 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2002 included The Calling, Jennifer Lopez, Linkin Park, Puddle of Mudd, Ashanti, Usher, Vanessa Carlton, Eminem, Ja Rule, Jimmy Eat World, Nelly, Avril Lavigne and Missy Elliott.

  • Norah Jones - "Don't Know Why"

    "Don't Know Why" by Norah Jones would go on to win a Grammy for 2002's Record of the Year.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 19 years, 0 months and 11 days have passed since April 7th, 2002.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 14 of 2002.
  • Leap Year: 2002 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on April 7th, 2002, will be 19 years of age.
  • People born in 2002 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1018134000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around April 7th, 2002:

  • March 10th, 2002: Angelina Jolie adopts her first child Maddox Chivan.
  • March 12th, 2002: Boy band NSYNC release their song "Girlfriend".
  • March 15th, 2002: The film Resident Evil (2002) is released in movie theaters.
  • March 15th, 2002: The movie Ice Age (2002) is released.
  • March 17th, 2002: WrestleMania X8: Triple H defeats Chris Jericho at the SkyDome in Toronto, Canada.
  • March 18th, 2002: Broke Lesnar makes his televised WWF debut.
  • March 22nd, 2002: Blade II (2002) is released.
  • March 24th, 2002: Halle Berry becomes the first woman of color to win an Academy Award for Best Actress.
  • March 29th, 2002: The movie Panic Room (2002) is released.
  • March 30th, 2002: Queen Elizabeth "The Queen Mother" passes away.
  • April 2nd, 2002: Ireland: Bishop Brendan Comiskey resigns amid criticism of his handling of sexual abuse cases in Ferns.
  • April 4th, 2002: Actress Elizabeth Hurley gives birth to her son, Damian Charles Hurley.
  • This date: April 7th, 2002
  • April 9th, 2002: The funeral of Queen Elizabeth, "The Queen Mother" is held.
  • April 12th, 2002: The British romantic comedy film "Bend It Like Beckham" (2002) is released.
  • April 16th, 2002: The song "Hot in Herre" is released by rap artist Nelly.
  • April 19th, 2002: My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002) is released.
  • April 25th, 2002: Wrestling: Randy Orton makes his first televised appearance on the WWE.
  • April 25th, 2002: TLC singer Lisa 'Left Eye' Lopes is killed in a motor accident.
  • April 26th, 2002: A gunman called Robert Steinhäuser murders 16 people at a secondary school in Erfurt.
  • April 28th, 2002: Boy band group NSYNC perform their final show.
  • May 3rd, 2002: Spider-Man (2002), starring Tobey Maguire, is released in movie theaters.
  • May 4th, 2002: The last wrestling show (Insurrextion) takes place under the WWF name.
  • May 5th, 2002: Arsenal win the FA Cup final after beating Chelsea 2-0.
  • May 5th, 2002: The World Wrestling Federation, Inc. (WWF) changes its name to World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (WWE).
  • May 6th, 2002: The Attitude Era in the WWE comes to an end.
  • May 6th, 2002: Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn is assassinated.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 7th, 2002, will have the star sign Aries.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2002 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: April 7th, 2002 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

Television Shows

TV shows that people would 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.
  • Fear Factor - American stunt/dare game show.
  • 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.

2002 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2002.

  • 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
  • Recess
  • Pokemon
  • Sabrina the Teenage Witch
  • 7th Heaven
  • Dexter's Laboratory
  • Friends
  • Rugrats
  • The Simpsons

2002 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2002:

  • Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game
  • Nintendo GameCube
  • Bratz (dolls)
  • PlayStation 2
  • Razor (scooter)
  • Poo-Chi (robot dog)
  • Groovy Girls

Video 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.
  • Silent Hill 2 - Survival horror video game published by Konami.
  • 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.
  • Final Fantasy X - The tenth game in the series.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people who were born on the 7th of April:


Weather

Weather information for April 7th, 2002:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 10.3 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 33.1 degrees Fahrenheit. 0.61 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 8.28 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on April 7th, 2002?

  • George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on April 7th, 2002?

  • Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on April 7th, 2002 was probably conceived around the 28th of June, 2001. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 7th, 2002 is the 15th of January, 2003. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about April 7th, 2002.

  • 6,951 days have passed since this date.
  • 600,566,400 seconds have passed since the April 7th, 2002.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 700,660,800 times.
  • Since April 7th, 2002, earth has travelled approximately 309,892,262,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 100,094,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 51,648,710 steps. That's about 22,955 miles!
  • Since this date, 7,206,797 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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