On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 2001

Famous Deaths

  • Tatyana Averina, Russian speed skater 1K, 3K (Olympic gold 1976), dies at 61
2001 Highlights

About August 22, 2001

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Fallin' - Alicia Keys
  • UK #1 Song: Let's Dance - Five