What Happened on January 5, 2001

Historical Events

  • A report reveals that doctor and former GP Harold Shipman has potentially killed hundreds of patients

Famous Deaths

  • Nancy Parsons, American actress (b. 1942)
2001 Highlights

About January 5, 2001

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Independent Women Part I - Destiny's Child
  • UK #1 Song: Can We Fix It - Bob The Builder