On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 2002

Historical Events

  • Daniel Bedingfield returns to No.1 on the UK singles chart for the second time with Gotta Get Thru This

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Taylor, American Basketball Hall of Fame coach and broadcaster (Ohio State University 1959-76; MLB Washington Senators 1950-52), dies at 77
2002 Highlights

About January 6, 2002

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: How You Remind Me - Nickelback
  • UK #1 Song: Gotta Get Thru This - Daniel Bedingfield