What Happened on May 6, 2001

Historical Events

Historic Event

During a trip to Syria, Pope John Paul II becomes the first pope to enter a mosque

Famous Weddings

Billie Piper

Actress-singer Billie Piper (18) weds media mogul Chris Evans (35) at the Little Church of the West in Las Vegas

2001 Highlights

About May 6, 2001

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: All For You - Janet
  • UK #1 Song: It's Raining Men - Geri Halliwell