What Happened on July 1, 2001

Historical Events

  • US Senior Open Men's Golf, Salem CC: Bruce Fleischer wins his lone major title by 1 stroke from Gil Morgan and Isao Aoki of Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Nicolay G. Basov, Soviet physicist who specialized in quantum electronics (laser, maser) and 1964 Nobel laureate, dies at 78
2001 Highlights

About July 1, 2001

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 3 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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

Holidays: Canada Day (Canada)

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: U Remind Me - Usher
  • UK #1 Song: The Way To Your Love - Hear'say