The 28th of May, 2002, fell on a Tuesday. Day 148 of 2002. Decade: 2000s.
Exactly 18 years have passed since the 28th of May, 2002.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 28th of May, 2002:
Rapper Eminem releases his album The Eminem Show.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 28th 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 28th of May, 2002.
Apple's original iPod music player was released during this period of time.
"Chicago" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2002.
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.
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.
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.
In the summer of 2002, a rock music genre called Emo began to rise in popularity.
Spider-Man, starring Tobey Maguire, would have been showing in movie theaters at this time.
The 2002 Eurovision song contest is held in Tallinn, Estonia. Latvia win the contest with the song "I Wanna" by Marie N.
Basic facts and information about this date:
Exactly 18 years have passed since the 28th of May, 2002.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 22 of 2002.
Leap Year: 2002 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on the 28th of May, 2002, will be 18 years of age.
People born in 2002 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1022540400.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around the 28th of May, 2002:
3rd of May, 2002: Spider-Man (2002), starring Tobey Maguire, is released in movie theaters.
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 28th of May, 2002, 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 28th of May, 2002 falls under the Deer.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
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.
Dora the Explorer - Kid's TV series.
Malcolm in the Middle - TV show about a dysfunctional family and their genius son.
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" - "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
Poo-Chi (robot dog)
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 28th of May:
28th of May, 2016: Real Madrid win the UEFA Champions League Final after they defeat Atletico Madrid on penalties.
28th of May, 2016: A gorilla called Harambe is shot dead after a child falls into his enclosure at Cincinnati Zoo.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 28th of May, 2002.
6,575 days have passed since this date.
568,080,000 seconds have passed since the 28th of May, 2002.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 662,760,000 times.
Since the 28th of May, 2002, earth has travelled approximately 293,129,280,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 94,680,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 48,854,880 steps. That's about 21,713 miles!
Since this date, 6,816,960 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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