On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 2001

Famous Deaths

  • Floyd Spence, American attorney and politician (Rep-R-SC, 1971-2001), dies at 73
2001 Highlights

About August 16, 2001

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 9 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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