On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 2001

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Chelimo, Kenyan athlete (b. 1972)
2001 Highlights

About August 15, 2001

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 10 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Independence Day (India)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Fallin' - Alicia Keys
  • UK #1 Song: 21 Seconds - So Solid Crew