September 11th, 2002

September 11th, 2002, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 254 of 2002. The decade was the 2000s.

17 years, 9 months and 24 days have passed since September 11th, 2002.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on September 11th, 2002:

  • United States: Dilemma - Nelly & Kelly Rowland
  • United Kingdom: The Tide Is High - Atomic Kitten

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

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

Take Me Back!

The date is September 11th, 2002 and it's a Wednesday. Schools have started back and autumn has arrived, so temperatures have started to cool and trees are beginning to shed their leaves. In America, the song Dilemma by Nelly & Kelly Rowland is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, The Tide Is High by Atomic Kitten is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie SwimFan is at the top of the Box Office. The Nokia 3310 is one of the most popular phones on the market at the moment.

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, Nelly, Eminem, Usher and Jennifer Lopez. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Stargate SG-1", "Dawson's Creek", "Sex and the City" and "The West Wing".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty", "WWF SmackDown! Just Bring It", "Medal of Honor: Allied Assault" and "Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Rugrats", "Dexter's Laboratory", "My Wife and Kids" and "The Fairly OddParents". Popular toys include the likes of "Poo-Chi (robot dog)", "Bratz (dolls)", "Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game" and "Beyblades (spinning top toys)".


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 September 11th, 2002.

  • Chicago

    "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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Emo

    In the summer of 2002, a rock music genre called Emo began to rise in popularity.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 17 years, 9 months and 24 days have passed since September 11th, 2002.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 37 of 2002.
  • Leap Year: 2002 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on September 11th, 2002, will be 17 years of age.
  • People born in 2002 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1031698800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around September 11th, 2002:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on September 11th, 2002, will have the star sign Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2002 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: September 11th, 2002 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of September will have the birthstone Sapphire.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • The Wire - American crime drama that is centered around Baltimore.
  • 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.

2002 - Kid's TV

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

"Jimmy Neutron" - "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" - "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:

  • Beyblades (spinning top toys)
  • Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game
  • Bratz (dolls)
  • PlayStation 2
  • Razor (scooter)
  • Poo-Chi (robot dog)
  • Groovy Girls

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 11th of September:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 11th of September:

  • National Day of Catalonia

Weather

Weather information for September 11th, 2002:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 20.8 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 65.0 degrees Fahrenheit. 18.33 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 10.41cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 16.56 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on September 11th, 2002.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on September 11th, 2002 was probably conceived around the 2nd of December, 2001. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on September 11th, 2002 is the 21st of June, 2003. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven - First installment in the Mafia game series.
  • Battlefield 1942 - First-person shooter.
  • 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.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on September 11th, 2002.

Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about September 11th, 2002.

  • 6,507 days have passed since this date.
  • 562,204,800 seconds have passed since the September 11th, 2002.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 655,905,600 times.
  • Since September 11th, 2002, earth has travelled approximately 290,097,676,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 93,700,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 48,349,613 steps. That's about 21,489 miles!
  • Since this date, 6,746,458 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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