October 31st, 2002

October 31st, 2002, fell on a Thursday. It was day 304 of 2002. The decade was the 2000s.

17 years, 8 months and 3 days have passed since October 31st, 2002.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on October 31st, 2002:

  • United States: Dilemma - Nelly & Kelly Rowland
  • United Kingdom: Dilemma - Nelly & Kelly Rowland

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

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

Take Me Back!

The date is October 31st, 2002 and it's a Thursday. The summer is long gone and temperatures have started to become much cooler. It's Halloween, so kids are trick-or-treating and horror movies are being shown on TV.

The song Dilemma by Nelly & Kelly Rowland is on top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Jackass 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 "Rugrats", "Friends", "CatDog" and "The Wire".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Halo: Combat Evolved", "Return to Castle Wolfenstein", "Medal of Honor: Allied Assault" and "Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Dawson's Creek", "CatDog", "The Wild Thornberrys" and "The Fairly OddParents". Popular toys include the likes of "Poo-Chi (robot dog)", "Razor (scooter)", "PlayStation 2" and "Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game".


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 October 31st, 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, 8 months and 3 days have passed since October 31st, 2002.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 44 of 2002.
  • Leap Year: 2002 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on October 31st, 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 1036022400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around October 31st, 2002:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 31st, 2002, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2002 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: October 31st, 2002 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

Television Shows

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

  • Without a Trace - TV show about the FBI's Missing Persons Squad.
  • CSI: Miami - Miami-based spin-off.
  • 8 Simple Rules - Starring John Ritter, Kaley Cuoco and Katey Sagal.
  • 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.

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 31st of October:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 31st of October:

  • Halloween
  • Reformation Day

Weather

Weather information for October 31st, 2002:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 13.2 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 33.5 degrees Fahrenheit. 0.83 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.51cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 12 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.02cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on October 31st, 2002.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on October 31st, 2002 was probably conceived around the 21st of January, 2002. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 31st, 2002 is the 10th of August, 2003. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - The fourth game in the series.
  • 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.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on October 31st, 2002.

Videos

Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to October 31st, 2002. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about October 31st, 2002.

  • 6,456 days have passed since this date.
  • 557,794,800 seconds have passed since the October 31st, 2002.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 650,760,600 times.
  • Since October 31st, 2002, earth has travelled approximately 287,822,116,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 92,965,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 47,970,353 steps. That's about 21,320 miles!
  • Since this date, 6,693,538 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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