What Happened on November 29, 2001

Historical Events

  • UN Security Council unanimously approves a resolution extending the Oil-for-Food program in Iraq for another six-month period

Famous Deaths

George HarrisonGeorge Harrison (1943-2001)

British guitarist, singer, songwriter, and sitar player (Beatles - "While My Guitar Gently Weeps"; "Here Comes The Sun"; solo - "If Not For You"; Traveling Wilburys - "Handle With Care"), dies of lung cancer at 58

  • John Knowles, American writer (Morning in Antibes), dies at 75
  • Mic Christopher, Irish rock singer and songwriter (The Mary Janes; solo - "Heyday";"Skylarkin'"), dies of head injury after a fall at 32
2001 Highlights

About November 29, 2001

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 6 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Family Affair - Mary J. Blige
  • UK #1 Song: Have You Ever - S Club 7