January 1, 2002: Day of the Week
January 1, 2002 was the 1st day of the year 2002 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 364 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Tuesday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Kayōbi.
A person born on this day will be 20 years old today. If that same person saved a Penny every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $53.34 today.
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Here’s the January 2002 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 2002 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Capricorn is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Garnet is the modern birthstone for this month. Emerald is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
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Snake is the mythical animal and Metal is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
January 1, 2002 Historical Event(s)
- 2002Euro banknotes and coins become legal tender in twelve of the European Union’s member states.
- 2002Taiwan officially joins the World Trade Organization, as Chinese Taipei.
- 2002The Open Skies mutual surveillance treaty, initially signed in 1992, officially comes into force.
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