What Happened on June 15, 2001

Historical Events

  • ExxonMobil and Qatar Petroleum sign a letter of intent for a natural gas to liquids (GTL) project that would be the largest in the world

Film Premiere

Indian epic "Laagan" directed by Ashutosh Gowariker, starring Aamir Khan and Gracy Singh premieres

NBA Finals

NBA Finals: Los Angeles Lakers beat Philadelphia 76ers, 100-86 in Game 5 to win back-to-back titles; MVP: Shaquille O'Neal for second straight year

2001 History

Famous Deaths

  • Henri Alekan, French cinematographer (b. 1909)
  • Julius JuzeliĆ«nas, Lithuanian composer and organist (The Game), dies at 85
  • Leif Kayser, Danish composer and organist, dies at 83

About June 15, 2001

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 9 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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

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