What Happened on December 21, 2001

Famous Deaths

  • Dick Schaap, American Emmy Award-winning sportscaster, journalist, and author (Bo Knows Bo: Instant Replay), dies from complications during hip replacement surgery at 67
  • Felix Guerro Diaz, Cuban composer, dies at 84
2001 Highlights

About December 21, 2001

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: How You Remind Me - Nickelback
  • UK #1 Song: Somethin' Stupid - Robbie Williams & Nicole Kidman