What Happened on May 28, 2001

Famous Deaths

  • Francisco Varela, Chilean biologist and philosopher (b. 1946)
  • Joe Moakley, American politician, U.S. House of Representatives from Massachusetts (1973-2001), dies at 74
  • Vulimiri Ramalingaswami, Indian medical scientist, dies at 79
2001 Highlights

About May 28, 2001

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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

Holidays: Memorial Day (United States), Spring Bank Holiday (United Kingdom)

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Lady Marmalade - Christina Aguilera, Lil' Kim, Mya & P!nk
  • UK #1 Song: Do You Really Like It - Dj Pied Piper & The Masters Of Ceremonies