What Happened on November 15, 2002

Historical Events

Hall of Fame

British drummer Ringo Starr inducted into the Percussive Arts Society Hall Of Fame [1]

Event of Interest

Hu Jintao becomes the General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China

Famous Deaths

  • Myra Hindley, English murderess (murdered 5 small children with Ian Brady), dies at 60
  • Sohn Kee-chung, Korean athlete and long-distance runner, dies at 90

About November 15, 2002

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 6 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Scorpio

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Lose Yourself - Eminem
  • UK #1 Song: Unbreakable - Westlife